Action Day | Primary Plus - El Quito

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  • The El Quito program includes infant care, preschool programs, academic day classes in kindergarten and first grade extended care. A large variety of enrichment programs complete the outstanding student offerings.
  • Many children that begin with us as infants move through classes, into then go on to attend our Primary Plus school Amber Drive.
  • The school provides an educational setting that is staffed with warm, personally interested adults who give the students the message that learning is exciting and important.
  • The teachers attempt to establish a learning environment that will allow the children to experience the maximum amount of success possible. Several of the teachers at this school have been nominated for outstanding teacher of the year in Santa Clara County.
  • We are proud to be long standing members of the Saratoga community.

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School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1968
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students381 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Action Day | Primary Plus - El Quito Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size21 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesOur prices vary greatly dependent upon schedule: we offer 1/2 days, full days part time or full time. $12,800-$22,200
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSharon Pfeiffer

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballCheering,
DanceFlag Football,
FootballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Computers, Lego Robotics, Mad Science

Arts and Music Programs:
Ceramics, Creative Cooking, Dance - Recreational & Competitive, Glee Club, Young Rembrandts

School Notes

  • Our goal is to give children the opportunity to learn about their capabilities and to develop positive ways to express themselves. This starts with a warm and nurturing environment filled with plenty of age- appropriate enrichment activities that promote enjoyment and confidence. We are pleased to seemany of our children who began with us as infants stay through all levels before moving to our nearby Primary Plus School at Amber Drive. 
  • Our program directors, who have degrees in early child education and development, believe it is of the utmost importance to hire experienced, loving caregivers for their students. They are passionate about providing a safe, fun and stimulating environment for all children and a close- knit relationship with parents and families.
  • Several teachers from this school have been nominated for Outstanding Teacher of the Year in Santa Clara County!
  • Drop off your children and relax, they're in good hands!
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saratoga
    Challenger School - Saratoga
    Challenger School - Saratoga Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K
    0.2 miles
    18811 Cox Ave
    Saratoga, CA 95070
    (408)378-0444
    0.2 NS-K
    n/a
  • Los Gatos
    Grades: NS-8 | 358 students
    6.5 miles
    16845 Hicks Rd
    Los Gatos, CA 95032
    (408)997-4681
    6.5 NS-8
    358
  • Palo Alto
    Casa Dei Bambini School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 108 students
    10.7 miles
    457 College Ave.
    Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (650)473-9401
    10.7 PK-K
    108
  • San Jose
    Grades: K-5 | 293 students
    12.1 miles
    6670 San Anselmo Way
    San Jose, CA 95119
    (408)363-2130
    12.1 K-5
    293
  • Santa Clara
    Grades: PK-5 | 173 students
    5.8 miles
    3421 Monroe St
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408)246-5423
    5.8 PK-5
    173

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