The Hilldale School

79 Florence St.,
Daly City, CA, 94014-0940
Tel: (650)756-4737
Grades: PK - 8 | 118 students
Hilldale School provides a challenging, comprehensive, accelerated K-8 curriculum especially appropriate for bright, motivated, children.
Spanish, Music, Art, P.E., and Computer are a part of our balanced curriculum beginning in Kindergarten.
We emphasize international knowledge and understanding, environmental awareness and responsibility, positive ethical and social values, and critical thinking.
Teacher-student ratio of 1:18 or under allows a high level of personal attention.
Optional free AM and PM extended care with specialty workshops and swimming.
Great family-oriented parent community!

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 118 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade The Hilldale School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 88

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,700
Tuition Notes This tuition includes before and after school care, 7:30 - 6:00, homework supervision, and most workshops (except for Pre-K--$925 per month 8:40 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. plus additional charge for morning and afternoon care).
% on Financial Aid 18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kathi Sittner
Admissions Associate Sasha Clayton

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports SwimmingSwimming

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Animal Care, Art Club, Basketball, Bricks4Kidz, Chess Club, Circus Arts, Cooking, Drama Club, Drumming/ Cuban Percussian, Enrichment Fridays, Gardening, Gymnastics, Hiking, Hip Hop Dance, Improv, Jr. Science Engineers, Music, Song, and Sounds, Musical Theatre Ensemble, Photography, Robotics, Running, Russian, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), Soccer, Swimming, Yearbook Club Animal Care, Art Club, Basketball, Bricks4Kidz, Chess Club, Circus Arts, Cooking, Drama Club, Gardening, Gymnastics, Hiking, Hip Hop Dance, Improv, Photography, Robotics, Running, Russian, Soccer, Swimming, Yearbook Club, Drumming/ Cuban Percussian,
Enrichment Fridays,
Jr. Science Engineers,
Music, Song, and Sounds,
Musical Theatre Ensemble,
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math),

School Notes:

  • Hilldale's Pre-Kindergarten emphasizes childhood literacy skills, math, science, social studies, art, music, and movement in order to prepare students for success in their educational life and beyond. Perfect for bright and gifted children who are ready to learn and have fun in a group setting! Our affiliated preschool, Early Learning Academy in Daly City, provides an excellent academic and social start for children ages 2-5.

  • Profile last updated: 09/17/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bridgemont High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Angels Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Calvary Baptist Academy (1.4 miles away)
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    (650)991-1211
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    20 Reiner St
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    (650)755-0220
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    (650)755-4438
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