Saint Mark's School

39 Trellis Drive,
San Rafael, CA, 94903-0949
Tel: (415)472-8007
Grades: K - 8 | 380 students
Saint Mark's School discovers and nurtures what is finest in each child in a vibrant, inclusive, non-sectarian learning community.
Innovative and full of heart, Saint Mark's strives to develop well-rounded critical thinkers in a challenging program that fosters academic excellence and responsible world citizenship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 380 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 36%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Saint Mark

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress code but no uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 13 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $25,793
Tuition Notes 25% of our students receive financial assistance. A socioeconomically diverse community is core to our mission.
% on Financial Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $13,000
Admissions Director Wendy Broderick
Admissions Associate Fernanda Pernambuco

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess, Chorus, Drama Band, Chess, Chorus, Drama,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 08/08/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Star Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori In Motion (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is San Domenico School (1.7 miles away)
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  • San Rafael Montessori In Motion
    Montessori School
    3 Wellbrock Hts
    San Rafael , CA , 94903
    (415)472-5622
    Montessori School
    0.3  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • San Rafael
    Montessori De Terra Linda
    Montessori School
    610 Del Ganado Road
    San Rafael , CA , 94903
    (415)479-7373
    Montessori School
    0.4  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  NS-6
  • San Rafael
    Girotondo Italian Preschool & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1055 Las Ovejas Ave
    San Rafael , CA , 94903
    (415)681-4079
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  K
  • San Rafael
    Star Academy    
    Special Education School
    4470 Redwood Hwy Ste 101
    San Rafael , CA , 94903
    (415)456-8727
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • San Rafael
    St Isabella School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Po Box 6188
    San Rafael , CA , 94903
    (415)479-3727
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  248  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 09, 2013 - We have a son and a daughter who have attended Saint Mark s School for the past 7 years and we couldn''t be happier. Our kids are learning how to think critically, advocate for themselves and work collaboratively with their peers. The curriculum is academically rich, challenging, innovative, purposeful, compassionate and thoughtfully designed to challenge each child at their best. We love the fact that the teachers and the administrators know our children well and value their individuality, while striving to educate the whole child with a growth mindset. The unique global education and media literacy programs have broadened our children''s awareness of the world they live in and ignited their desire to become responsible citizens. We''ve been wowed by the professionalism of Joe Harvey, the head of school and the administrative staff, thoughtful teachers, and personal resources available for Saint Mark s kids and their families. Saint Mark''s School is a very warm and inclusive school for students and parents alike! - Posted by Parent

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