The Principled Academy

2305-A Washington Ave
San Leandro, CA 94577
Tel: (510)351-6400
Grades: PK-8 | 134 students
The Principled Academy's mission is to work in partnership with parents to pass on the classical and religious core values of culture to the next generation through academic excellence, comprehensive character education, the creation of a caring, responsible, and creative learning community and the development of the unique genius of each child.
The Principled Academy incorporates the California Teaching Standards and select topics from the Core Knowledge curriculum.
The curriculum helps students establish a strong foundation of knowledge from grade to grade.
Our Preschool is dedicated to the development of good character and academic readiness for success in elementary school, and love of lifelong learning.
The Preschool offers caring, nurturing, experienced staff who have worked together for years, Kindergarten readiness skills, pre-reading, pre-writing, and pre-math curriculum, music and movement, arts and crafts activities, and developmentatly appropriate, varied, and fascinating curriculum. .

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1988
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2003

Student Body

Total Students 134 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
75%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Principled Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
100%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniform - navy blue pants/skirts, white or navy shirt, sweatshirt or jacket with P.A. logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please call to get more information including current tuition.
Acceptance Rate
70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nancy Asmundson

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Gymnastics Club, Performing Arts Club, STEM Club Chess Club, STEM Club, Gymnastics Club,
Performing Arts Club,

School Notes

  • The Principled Academy mission is to work in partnership with parents to pass on the classical and religious core values of culture to the next generation through academic excellence, comprehensive character education, the creation of a caring, responsible, and creative learning community and the development of the unique genius of each child.  The Principled Academy incorporates the California Teaching Standards and select topics from the Core Knowledge curriculum.   The curriculum helps students establish a strong foundation of knowledge from grade to grade.  
  • Our Preschool is dedicated to the development of good character and academic readiness for success in elementary school, and love of lifelong learning.  The Preschool offers caring, nurturing, experienced staff who have worked together for years, Kindergarten readiness skills, pre-reading, pre-writing, and pre-math curriculum, music and movement, arts and crafts activities, and developmentatly appropriate, varied, and fascinating curriculum.  

Profile last updated: 01/29/2016

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