Challenger School-Berryessa

711 E. Gish Road,
San Jose, CA, 95112
Tel: (408)998-2860
Celebrating 45 years of learning and fun, Challenger School is an independent private school that focuses on academic excellence, individual achievement, strong logic and thinking skills, and self-reliance.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Our curriculum focuses on the foundations of knowledge: language arts, math, and logic. Early mastery of these basics prepares students for advanced studies and learning at an accelerated pace.
  • Breathtaking Results - Our uniquely structured classes yield astonishing results in young students. Challenger students achieve scores on average in the 90th percentile on the national Stanford Achievement Test (SAT). This means that our average student outperforms nine out of ten students who take that test. Challenger School offers preschool through eighth grade programs that prepare children to live happily and successfully for their whole lives.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lamb-o Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Challenger (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rainbow Montessori Child Dev Center (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San Jose Challenger    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    711 E. Gish Rd.
    San Jose , CA , 95112
    (408)377-2300
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0  mi  |  247  students  |  Gr.  KG
  • San Jose
    Lamb-o Academy    
    Special Education School (Christian)
    2151 Oakland Rd # 20
    San Jose , CA , 95131
    (408)334-0338
    Special Education School (Christian)
    1.9  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  2-12
  • San Jose
    St. Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    51 N 9th Street
    San Jose , CA , 95112
    (408)283-5858
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.2  mi  |  233  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • San Jose
    Bellarmine College Prep School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    960 W Hedding St
    San Jose , CA , 95126
    (408)294-9224
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    2.4  mi  |  1604  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Jose
    Temple Emanuel-el Pre School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1010 University Avenue
    San Jose , CA , 95126
    (408)293-8660
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    2.5  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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