The Dorris-Eaton School

One Annabel Lane
San Ramon, CA 94583-0945
Tel: (925)930-9000
Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
Founded in 1954, The Dorris-Eaton School is recognized locally as well as nationally for its academic excellence.
Our graduates are prepared to succeed in the finest high schools and universities in the country.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1954

Student Body

Total Students 400 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Dorris-Eaton School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average SAT score 1809
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $27,100
Tuition Notes Grades 6 - 8 tuition is $27100. Kindergarten-grade 5 tuition is $26100. Tuition costs include basic textbooks, lab fees, and most supplies.
Admissions Director Trina M. Spencer


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess Club, Debate, Mathcounts, Science Bowl, Student Council, Student Volunteers, Theatre Band, Chess Club, Debate, Mathcounts, Science Bowl, Theatre, Student Council,
Student Volunteers,

School Notes

  • The Dorris-Eaton School embraces what is best in traditional education and augments it with carefully selected innovations. In addition to the core subjects, students receive specialized instruciton in Spanish, music, studio art, computer applications, and physical education. Financial aid is available.
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5.0 Stars   03/16/12
The K-8 curriculum emphasizes reading/literature, writing, grammar, mathematics, science, and history. Foreign language, computer science, art, music, and physical education are integral components of the program. Junior high students are encouraged to participate in the after school competitive sports program.
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