Challenger School-Berryessa

711 E. Gish Road,
San Jose, CA, 95112
     Tel: (408)998-2860
Grades: PK - 8
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 (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Challenger (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Premier International Language Academy (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San JoseChallenger
    Daycare / Preschool
    711 E. Gish Rd.
    San JoseCA95112
    (408)377-2300
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.1 mi | 247 students | Gr. KG                      
  • San JoseLamb-o Academy
    Special Education School  (Christian)
    2151 Oakland Rd # 20
    San JoseCA95131
    (408)334-0338
    Special Education School  (Christian)
    1.8 mi | 7 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • San JosePremier International Language Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Po Box 5123
    San JoseCA95150
    (408)866-8234
    Special Program Emphasis
    2.2 mi | 34 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • San JoseSt. Patrick School
      (Roman Catholic)
    51 N 9th Street
    San JoseCA95112
    (408)283-5858
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.2 mi | 233 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • San JoseBellarmine College Prep School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    960 W Hedding St
    San JoseCA95126
    (408)294-9224
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    2.4 mi | 1604 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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