Almaden Preparatory School

5670 Camden Avenue
San Jose, CA 95124-0951
Tel: (408)723-9017
Grades: K-8 | 108 students
Almaden Prep is a private elementary and middle school located in San Jose's Almaden Valley.
We believe that a quality school teaches the "whole child" and not just that portion that is academic.
For that reason, we offer a well-rounded educational experience for our children.
Almaden Preparatory strongly believes that a child's success in school is a result of shared responsibility between the parent and the school.
Academics, personal development, study-skills, and self-esteem are fostered through the combined efforts of student, teacher, and parent.
Independence and self-reliance are a goal for all students at Almaden Preparatory.
Cooperation and team-work are imperative in order to produce excellent results.
It is our belief that a quality school teaches the "whole child" and not just that portion which is academic.
In our effort to provide excellence in education, we request your assistance in helping us achieve the very best for your child.
It is commonly accepted that students who take pride in their appearance and who dress accordingly tend to perform better in a school situation.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 108 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Almaden Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pine Hill School/ Second Start Disabilities (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Champion School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Champion School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose
    Grades: PK-8 | 249 students
    0 miles
    5670 Camden Ave
    San Jose, CA 95124
  • San Jose
    Grades: KG | 35 students
    0.1 miles
    1200 Blossom Hill Rd
    San Jose, CA 95118
  • Los Gatos
    Grades: PK-8 | 379 students
    0.7 miles
    16845 Hicks Rd
    Los Gatos, CA 95032
  • San Jose
    Grades: NS-5 | 138 students
    0.8 miles
    5100 Camden Ave
    San Jose, CA 95124
  • Los Gatos
    Grades: PK-5 | 202 students
    1 miles
    220 Belgatos Rd
    Los Gatos, CA 95032

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