The Bay School Of San Francisco

     Tel: (415)561-5800
Grades: 9 - 12 | 312 students
Our Mission: We balance challenging academics and innovative thinking with a mindful approach to learning and life.
Our goal is to see students unlock their individual and collective potential so they begin to realize their roles in a dynamic world.  

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 2004

Student Body

Total Students 312 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 31%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade The Bay School Of San Francisco Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 76%
Average Class Size 14 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 17
Yearly Tuition Cost $37,600
Tuition Notes Tuition includes: All books & materials, food service (including lunch, snacks, and beverages),student laptop computer rental, and athletic uniforms and equipment.
% on Financial Aid 30%
Admissions Director Erica Brodie
Admissions Associate Brooke Wilson

School Notes:

We model and encourage the following values:

  • Love of learning
  • Willingness to grow and inquire
  • Rigor and discipline in mastering detail
  • Accurate and elegant communication in more than one medium and language
  • Fearless and thoughtful approach to contemporary and future world problems
  • Careful stewardship of time
  • Confidence in addressing complex, multifaceted issues
  • Understanding and respect for  diverse cultural and religious traditions
  • Sense of kindly community and respect for individuals and differing points of view

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is San Francisco University High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is German International School of Silicon Valley- San Francisco Campus (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Presidio Hill School (0.7 miles away)
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  • San FranciscoGerman International School of Silicon Valley- San Francisco Campus
    4 Funston Avenue
    San FranciscoCA94129
    ((65)0) -254 0748
    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. K-NS                      
  • San FranciscoPresidio Hill School
    3839 Washington Street
    San FranciscoCA94118
    (415)751-9318
    0.7 mi | 188 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • San FranciscoSan Francisco University High School
    3065 Jackson St
    San FranciscoCA94115
    (415)447-3100
    0.8 mi | 395 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • San FranciscoSan Francisco Waldorf Grade School
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    2938 Washington Street
    San FranciscoCA94115
    (415)931-2750
    Waldorf School
    1 mi | 243 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • San FranciscoHillwood Academic Day School
    2521 Scott St
    San FranciscoCA94115
    (415)931-0400
    1 mi | 49 students | Gr. KG-7                      

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