Beacon Day School

Tel: (510)436-4466
  • Beacon is a private, non-profit, non-sectarian, independent day school, dedicated to educating the whole child through a developmentally responsive, arts enriched curriculum.
  • Founded in 1982 by two women committed to creating an education environment that meets the needs of today's families, Beacon's educational program serves students from Early Childhood through eighth grade.
  • The mission of Beacon Day School is to create passionate learners for life, with the skills, courage, competence and commitment to achieve whatever they need to accomplish, now and in the future.
  • We are committed to providing the highest quality developmentally-responsive private school education for children and young adolescents that promotes the growth of all students, and inspires, challenges and nurtures the achiever.
  • We do this through an environment that supports a strong academically based arts-integrated curriculum, within a truly diverse community that enhances self-esteem and the development of leadership skills.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students55 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
47%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeBeacon Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Oakland
    Grades: K-5 | 109 students
    4.1 miles
    40 Dulwich Rd
    Oakland, CA 94618
    (510)428-2606
    4.1 K-5
    109
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-12 | 876 students
    2.7 miles
    4315 Lincoln Ave
    Oakland, CA 94602
    (510)531-1300
    2.7 K-12
    876
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-5 | 137 students
    3 miles
    5000 Macarthur Blvd
    Oakland, CA 94613
    (510)430-2118
    3 K-5
    137
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-8 | 314 students
    3.7 miles
    360 42nd St
    Oakland, CA 94609
    (510)653-0317
    3.7 K-8
    314
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-8 | 418 students
    1.6 miles
    3245 Sheffield Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94602
    (510)534-0800
    1.6 K-8
    418

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