The Quarry Lane School

6363 Tassajara Rd.
Dublin, CA 94568-0945
Tel: (925)829-8000
Grades: PK-12 | 1031 students
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Our state-of-the-art gymnasium is used for Physical Education classes, as well as hosting a variety of sports, including Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton and Futsal.
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Our state-of-the-art gymnasium is used for Physical Education classes, as well as hosting a variety of sports, including Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton and Futsal.
Our Dublin campus is the location for our Junior Kindergarten through twelfth grades. Features of our Dublin campus are:
-10 acre campus
-48 instructional classrooms
-State-of-the-art science and computer lab
-Lower school library and upper school research library
-Multi-purpose room
-Gymnasium
-Outdoor playing field
-Visual arts studio
What sets us apart from other educational institutions is our 3 progressive academic  tracks:

-The College preparatory track, which meets and exceeds UC admissions standards.  
-The Science, Engineering and Technology Track, where students learn and apply basic principles of science to engineer tomorrow's technology
-The International Baccalaureate Diploma Track, the gold standard for top university admission.
The Quarry Lane School offers a comprehensive ESL program that provides a highly interactive academic environment where students learn to communicate clearly and comfortably while forging connections with local culture and community.
Students are exposed to a variety of elective courses embedded in to the curriculum expanding their overall academic experience:

-Theater Arts 
-Dance 
-Applied Science & Engineering
-Performing Arts, including an advanced Music program
-Visual Arts
-Robotics (both a club and a class).
-Journalism (as an elective club)
The mission of The Quarry Lane School is to create an atmosphere which inspires a lifelong love of learning and nurtures each student to reach his or her fullest potential– emotionally, socially, academically, and physically, in order to assume responsibility as a future citizen of the world.
We have two Preschool campuses, located in Pleasanton. Our Pleasanton West campus is open for Preschool (ages 3-4) as well as Half and Full Day Pre-kindergarten (ages 4-5). Our Pleasanton East has Infant/Toddler Care (6 weeks-24 months), Young Preschool (ages 2-3), Preschool (ages 3-4), Half and Full Day Pre-kindergarten (ages 4-5) and Public Day Camp- including Before and After School.
The Quarry Lane School is a private, Jr.K through 12 college preparatory school known for providing an academically rigorous, nurturing and supportive educational environment.
Intellectual curiosity, creativity and physical well-being are emphasized along with developing character and leadership skills.
The Quarry Lane School offers three distinct Academic Tracks: College Prep., International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme and the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Track.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Independent Private Schools Association
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 1031 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Quarry Lane School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 126 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
Average SAT score 2126
Average ACT score 32
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Infant-PK varies Jr. K $14,900. Kindergarten $16,900. Grades 1-5 $18,600. Grades 6-8 $21,600. Grades 9 and up $29,800.
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Casey Johnston
Admissions Associate Katie Specht

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Badminton, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBadmintonBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFlag Football,
Indoor SoccerSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess, Choir, Dance, Drama, Journalism, Leadership, Robotics, Speech and Debate, Student Council Band, Chess, Choir, Dance, Drama, Journalism, Leadership, Robotics, Speech and Debate,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • The Quarry Lane School was ranked among the top 1.5% of the best private high schools in the nation (source: Niche.com 2015 ranking) Voted Best of the Bay: Preschool, Elementary, Middle and High School by Bay Area Parent Magazine in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015! 

Profile last updated: 01/08/2016

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