Sterne School

2690 Jackson St,
San Francisco, CA, 94115-0941
Tel: (415)922-6081
Grades: 5 - 12 | 90 students
Sterne School has been successfully educating students with learning differences for more than 35 years.
Located in San Francisco, Sterne offers a small, personal environment serving grades 5 -12.
With a student-to-teacher ratio of 6 to 1, our experienced staff understands the many learning styles of our students and differentiates the program to fit each student style.
This individualized approach allows students to focus on their academics while forming lasting relationships.
We build confidence in our students which in turn creates independent, successful, life-long learners.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported mild to moderate LD
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 90 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 31%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Sterne School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 58%
Average Class Size 6 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(khaki pants and polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $25,000
Tuition Notes Grades 5-8 $24,000 Grades 9-12 $26,000
% on Financial Aid 33%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,287
Acceptance Rate 72%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Angela Gengras

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 10/16/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Drew School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Town School For Boys (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is San Francisco Waldorf Grade School (0.1 miles away)
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  • San Francisco Town School For Boys
    All-boys 
    2750 Jackson Street
    San Francisco , CA , 94115
    (415)921-3747
    All-boys 
    0.1  mi  |  408  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • San Francisco
    Hillwood Academic Day School
    2521 Scott St
    San Francisco , CA , 94115
    (415)931-0400
    0.1  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  KG-7
  • San Francisco
    San Francisco Waldorf Grade School
    Waldorf School
    2938 Washington Street
    San Francisco , CA , 94115
    (415)931-2750
    Waldorf School
    0.1  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • San Francisco
    St Vincent De Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2350 Green St
    San Francisco , CA , 94123
    (415)346-5505
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  266  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • San Francisco
    Drew School    
    2901 California St
    San Francisco , CA , 94115
    (415)409-3739
    0.3  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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