Brandeis Marin is an independent K-8 school offering a rigorous academic program that encourages critical thinking, creativity and promotes leadership.
Our accomplished and confident students value community, understand their connection to the world around them and are exceptionally well-prepared for high school and beyond..

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 221 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $30,000
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Brandeis Marin ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1963

Student Body

Total Students
221 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Brandeis Marin Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
20 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Central to the mission of Brandeis Marin is a commitment to provide a quality education to a diverse population of qualified students. Our Tuition Assistance program ensures that Brandeis Marin remains accessible to families with a wide range of economic
% on Financial Aid
53%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$7,000
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Pamela Welner
Endowment Size
$5 million

Sports

School Notes

  • At Brandeis Marin, we nurture joyful and fearless learners. Our hands-on, theme-based curriculum challenges students to think critically, engage creatively and grow spiritually in true community. We offer integrated, innovative academics in reading, writing, math, science, social studies, Hebrew, Spanish (in middle school) and Jewish studies.
  • Our program also includes art, athletics, drama, music, technology and outdoor education.
  • Small class sizes (a 9:1 student to teacher ratio) allow us to truly know our students and their families to share in their joys and challenges. We`re also an authentically inclusive community and skilled at working with diverse learning styles and backgrounds. Our instructional philosophy reflects standards set by the state of California, national teachers` organizations and our own inspired, dynamic educators.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Brandeis Marin cost?

Brandeis Marin's tuition is approximately $30,000 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of Brandeis Marin?

The acceptance rate of Brandeis Marin is 75%, which is lower than the national average of 84%. Brandeis Marin's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in California with low acceptance rates.

What sports does Brandeis Marin offer?

Brandeis Marin offers 7 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Swimming, Track and Field and Ultimate Frisbee.

What is Brandeis Marin's ranking?

Brandeis Marin ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Lowest average acceptance rates and Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.

When is the application deadline for Brandeis Marin?

The application deadline for Brandeis Marin is Jan. 15 / rolling (applications are due on Jan. 15 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 221 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $30,000
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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