The Nueva School

6565 Skyline Blvd
Burlingame, CA 94010-0940
Tel: (650)350-4528
Grades: PK - 9
Nueva is a child-centered, prekindergarten – eighth grade, progressive school emphasizing integrated studies, creative arts, and social-emotional learning.
The Nueva School creates a dynamic educational model to enable gifted children to learn how to make choices that will benefit the world.
Our school community inspires passion for lifelong learning, fosters social and emotional acuity, and develops the child's imaginative mind.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 9
Year Founded 1967
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15
% on Financial Aid 20%
Admissions Director Taryn Clark
Admissions Associate Kim Overton

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Fencing, Football, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballClimbing,
Cross CountryFencing,
FootballGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mercy High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bridge (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bridge (1.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Burlingame
    Bridge
    Special Education School
    Grades: NS | 13 students
    1.3 miles
    545 Eucalyptus Ave.
    Burlingame, CA 94010
    (650)696-7295
    1.3NS
    13
  • Burlingame
    Mercy High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12
    1.4 miles
    2750 Adeline Drive
    Burlingame, CA 94010
    (650)762-1114
    1.49-12
    n/a
  • Burlingame
    Grades: K-8 | 315 students
    1.7 miles
    1328 Cabrillo Avenue
    Burlingame, CA 94010
    (650)343-9200
    1.7K-8
    315
  • Hillsborough
    La Petite Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 14 students
    1.8 miles
    1450 Tartan Trail Rd
    Hillsborough, CA 94010
    (650)401-7780
    1.8PK-KG
    14
  • Burlingame
    American Advanced Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: KG-9 | 39 students
    2.3 miles
    Po Box 655
    Burlingame, CA 94011
    (650)343-3088
    2.3KG-9
    39

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