Grades: PK-12 | 16 students
The Discovery Center School is a small, private school in San Francisco.
We are located on the second floor above a church (with no church affiliation).
DCS offers college preparatory instruction to grades kindergarten through high school graduation.
Remediation and tutoring are also available.
The school is friendly, safe, academic and affordable.
Regular field trips and activities are offered for academic and cultural enrichment -- and fun!.
Students receive individual attention.
Qualified, caring teachers prepare each student for success.
Our graduates continue on to the best schools, colleges, and universities.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Offers Post-Graduate Year||Yes|
|Total Students||16 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||4 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||4:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||12 students|
|Number of AP Courses||4 courses|
|Advanced Courses||World History, Math, Physics, U. S. History, English|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(Practical and appropriate)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$12,000|
|Tuition Notes||Affordable: Sliding scale. Family rates. We make an effort to work within the family's budget. We offer the Rula L. Rasmusson Trust Fund scholarship to help pay tuition, if needed.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$4,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Jan Taylor|
|Admissions Associate||Jan Taylor|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Badminton, Basketball, Figure Skating, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBadminton, Basketball,
Figure Skating, Indoor Soccer,
- College Preparatory
- Safe and Caring
- Individualized Instuction
- Small class size
- Help with homework
- Extended care, 7:AM to 6:PM
Profile last updated: 08/21/2015
- School Location Miles Grades Students
San FranciscoGrades: NS-12 | 1046 students
150 Oak Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
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San Francisco, CA 94115
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San FranciscoGrades: K-1 | 78 students
299 Dolores St
San Francisco, CA 94103
San FranciscoGrades: PK-8 | 118 students
180 Fair Oaks Street
San Francisco, CA 94110