Serendipity School

2820 Ponce Avenue
Belmont, CA 94002-0944
Tel: (650)596-9100
Grades: K-5 | 125 students
Our positive and progressive education draws children into an enriched learning environment.
Our differentiated curriculum enables each child to achieve high levels of personal development and education, which emphasizes Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies and a strong co-curricular program.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-5
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 125 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Serendipity School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 16 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $15,350
Tuition Notes Before and After School Program offered for an additional fee
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Mandy Rizvi
Admissions Associate Debbie Henwood


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama, Enhanced art, Mandarin, Music, P.E., Spanish, Technology Drama, Enhanced art, Mandarin, Music, P.E., Spanish, Technology,

School Notes:

  • Serendipity's classroom environments creatively respects the developmental needs of each student. Our programs encompass each child's participation, interest, enthusiasm, and ideas. Children are encouraged to express their ideas and follow their dreams without subjective or artificial restrictions.

Profile last updated: 09/14/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Dawn Christian Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gloria Dei Lutheran Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gloria Dei Lutheran Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belmont
    Gloria Dei Lutheran Elementary School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-6 | 30 students
    0.2 miles
    2600 Ralston Avenue
    Belmont, CA 94002
  • Belmont
    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
    0.6 miles
    2200 Carlmont Dr
    Belmont, CA 94002
  • Belmont
    Grades: PK-8 | 319 students
    0.6 miles
    1000 Alameda De Las Pulgas
    Belmont, CA 94002
  • San Mateo
    Grades: K-12 | 76 students
    0.7 miles
    525 42nd Ave.
    San Mateo, CA 94403
  • Redwood City
    Bright Horizon Chinese School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: KG-5 | 137 students
    0.8 miles
    902 Emerald Hill Rd
    Redwood City, CA 94061

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