School For Independent Learners

909 N San Antonio Rd,
Los Altos, CA, 94022-0650
     Tel: (650)941-4350
Grades: 7 - 12 | 27 students
At School For Independent Learners, courses are taught in the ultimate student centered format one teacher, one student.
Our one-to-one setting provides a tremendous opportunity for accelerated progress and self-directed learning.
Teachers tailor course content with respect to each student's interests, goals, and abilities.
We employ a philosophy of mastery learning to ensure that students master course material, at their own pace.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 27 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade School For Independent Learners Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Palo Alto Prep (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bowman International School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Paul Lutheran Child Development Center (1.2 miles away)
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  • Palo AltoBowman International School
    Montessori School
    4000 Terman Drive
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)813-9131
    Montessori School
    0.8 mi | 221 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Palo AltoCasa Dei Bambini School
    Montessori School
    Po Box 60298
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)473-9401
    Montessori School
    0.8 mi | 8 students | Gr. K                      
  • Palo AltoOak Canyon School
    All-boys
    P O Box 60807
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)856-6673
    All-boys
    0.8 mi | 10 students | Gr. 8                      
  • Palo AltoGirls' Middle School
    All-girls
    3400 West Bayshore Road
    Palo AltoCA94043
    (650)968-8338
    All-girls
    1 mi | 198 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Mountain ViewChildrens Learning Cottage
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    675 Escuela Ave
    Mountain ViewCA94040
    (650)564-9906
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1.1 mi | 3 students | Gr. K                      

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