Wilkinson School & Early Childhood Center

Po Box 1059 750 Avenue Alhambra
El Granada, CA 94018-0940
Tel: (650)726-4650
Grades: PK - 8 | 85 students
The Wilkinson School is an independent school offering educational programs for children in Junior Kindergarten through 8th grade.
Providing a tailored education for the whole child, Wilkinson leads students through their learning with an attentive eye to each child’s individual educational, social-emotional, and creative needs.
While pursuing a strong classroom curriculum, bolstered with empirical learning, students receive a broader education in their exposure to the world on Intensive Studies trips, interactions with professionals, outdoor education, cultural excursions and a well-rounded arts program.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning differences
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 85 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Wilkinson School & Early Childhood Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(khaki pants, skirt, polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 30 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,500
Tuition Notes Annual tuition increase of approximately 3-4%
% on Financial Aid 10%
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Tim Miller
Admissions Associate n/a

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Extended Enrichment Program, Homework First- after school homework support Extended Enrichment Program,
Homework First- after school homework support,

School Notes:

Please visit our website at : www.wilkinsonschool.org for more details about our school.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Alma Heights Christian Schools (5.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sea Crest School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Picasso Preschool (0 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • El Granada
    Picasso Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 30 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 605
    El Granada, CA 94018
    (650)726-2017
    0NS-PK
    30
  • Half Moon Bay
    Grades: K-8 | 290 students
    4.6 miles
    901 Arnold Way
    Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
    (650)712-9892
    4.6K-8
    290
  • Pacifica
    Grades: K-12 | 322 students
    5.6 miles
    1030 Linda Mar Boulevard and 1295 Seville Drive
    Pacifica, CA 94044
    (650)359-0555
    5.6K-12
    322
  • Burlingame
     The Nueva School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-9
    6.4 miles
    6565 Skyline Blvd
    Burlingame, CA 94010
    (650)350-4528
    6.4PK-9
    n/a
  • Hillsborough
    La Petite Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 14 students
    7 miles
    1450 Tartan Trail Rd
    Hillsborough, CA 94010
    (650)401-7780
    7PK-KG
    14

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