Palo Alto Private Schools

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(21)
 
High Schools
(4)
Elementary Schools
(20)
Preschools
(3)
Public Schools
(17)
There are 21 private schools in Palo Alto, CA, serving 3,983 students.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body, which is less than the CA state average of 41%.
100% of Palo Alto private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Jewish and Other).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state private school average of 12:1.

Palo Alto, California Private Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Palo AltoBear Hollow School
    (Nonsectarians)
    3790 El Camino Real # 365
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)669-1379
    (Nonsectarians)
    30 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • Palo AltoBowman International School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    4000 Terman Drive
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)813-9131
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    221 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Palo AltoCasa Dei Bambini School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 60298
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)473-9401
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    75 students | Gr. K                      
  • Palo AltoCastilleja School
    All-girls | Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    1310 Bryant St
    Palo AltoCA94301
    (650)328-3160
    All-girls| Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    448 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Palo AltoChallenger School - Middlefield
    (Nonsectarians)
    3880 Middlefield Rd
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (650)213-8245
    (Nonsectarians)
    390 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Palo AltoCreative Montessori Learning Center
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1421 Bay Road
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (650)325-9543
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    50 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • Palo AltoDiscovery Children's House Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    437 Webster St
    Palo AltoCA94301
    (650)329-8023
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    50 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • Palo AltoEastside College Preparatory School
    (Nonsectarians)
    1041 Myrtle St
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (650)688-0850
    (Nonsectarians)
    251 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Palo AltoEmerson School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    2800 W Bayshore Rd
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (650)424-1267
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    19 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • Palo AltoEsther B Clark School-childrens Health Council
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    650 Clark Way
    Palo AltoCA94304
    (650)688-3634
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    55 students | Gr. 2-9                      
  • Palo AltoGideon Hausner Jewish Day School
    (Jewish)
    450 San Antonio Road
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)494-8200
    (Jewish)
    405 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Palo AltoGirls' Middle School
    All-girls  (Nonsectarians)
    3400 West Bayshore Road
    Palo AltoCA94043
    (650)968-8338
    All-girls (Nonsectarians)
    198 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Palo AltoHeadsup Child Development Center
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    2800 W Bayshore Rd
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (925)485-5750
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    242 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Palo AltoHelios New School
    Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    3921 Fabian Way
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (650)223-8690
    Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    56 students | Gr. K-5                      
  • Palo AltoHope Technology School
    Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    2525 E Bayshore Rd
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (650)565-8391
    Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    124 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • Palo AltoInternational School Of The Peninsula
    Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    151 Laura Lane
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (650)251-8500
    Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    573 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Palo AltoKehillah Jewish High School
    (Jewish)
    3900 Fabian Way
    Palo AltoCA94303
    (650)213-9600
    (Jewish)
    135 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Palo AltoKeys School
    (Nonsectarians)
    2890 Middlefield Rd
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)328-1711
    (Nonsectarians)
    324 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Palo AltoLiving Wisdom School Of Palo Alto
    456 College Ave
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)462-8150
    58 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Palo AltoOak Canyon School
    All-boys  (Nonsectarians)
    P O Box 60807
    Palo AltoCA94306
    (650)856-6673
    All-boys (Nonsectarians)
    10 students | Gr. 8                      
  • Palo AltoSt. Elizabeth Seton School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1095 Channing Ave
    Palo AltoCA94301
    (650)326-9004
    (Roman Catholic)
    269 students | Gr. K-9                      

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