Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Preschools in California

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For the 2021 school year, there are 96 top private schools in California belonging to the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), serving 36,470 students.
The National Association of Independent Schools, governed by a board of trustees and staffed by approximately 40 individuals, is a membership organization and the national voice of independent education. NAIS represents approximately 1,400 independent schools and associations in the United States, and affiliates with independent schools abroad as well. We offer a broad variety of services and products. The NAIS Principles of Good Practice for member schools define high standards and ethical behavior in key areas of independent school operations.You can also find more schools membership associations in California.

Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Preschools (2021)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 16000 Mulholland Drive
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310) 476-6421

    Grades: NS-8 | 266 students
  • 1310 University Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94702
    (510) 665-8800

    Grades: PK-8 | 296 students
  • 8400 Huntington Drive
    San Gabriel, CA 91775
    (626) 286-3108

    Grades: NS-8 | 214 students
  • 500 Saratoga Ave
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408) 249-2510

    Grades: NS-12 | 2,048 students
  • 305 Montford Ave
    Mill Valley, CA 94941
    (415) 388-8408

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • 2245 Avy Avenue
    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (650) 854-4545

    Grades: NS-5 | 302 students
  • 960 Avis Drive/2060 Tapscott Ave.
    El Cerrito, CA 94530
    (510) 809-9000

    Grades: PK-8 | 494 students
  • 2636 Latham Drive
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916) 481-8811

    Grades: PK-12 | 489 students
  • St. Mary's School
    St. Mary's School Photo
    (Christian)
    7 Pursuit
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949) 448-9027

    Grades: NS-8 | 702 students
  • 301 De Montfort Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 333-3134

    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
  • 12020 Burbank Blvd
    Valley Village, CA 91607
    (818) 766-4992

    Grades: PK-6 | 123 students
  • 8060 Carmel Valley Road
    Carmel, CA 93923
    (831) 624-9171

    Grades: NS-8 | 222 students
  • Alverno Heights Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    200 N Michillinda Avenue
    Sierra Madre, CA 91024
    (626) 355-3463

    Grades: PK-12 | 161 students
  • 1566 Bailey Rd
    Concord, CA 94521
    (925) 686-5621

    Grades: PK-K | 45 students
  • 800 Yucca Ave
    Barstow, CA 92311
    (760) 256-3556

    Grades: PK-8 | 124 students
  • 2200 Carlmont Dr
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650) 593-6175

    Grades: NS-5 | 600 students
  • 655 Brotherhood Way
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    (415) 406-1035

    Grades: NS-8 | 364 students
  • 1666 Las Virgenes Canyon Road
    Calabasas, CA 91302
    (818) 880-8820

    Grades: PK-8 | 118 students
  • 1 Carey School Ln
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 345-8205

    Grades: PK-5 | 258 students
  • 563 N Alfred St
    Los Angeles, CA 90048
    (323) 651-0707

    Grades: PK-6 | 532 students
  • Chatsworth Hills Academy
    Chatsworth Hills Academy Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    21523 Rinaldi St
    Chatsworth, CA 91311
    (818) 998-4037

    Grades: NS-8 | 147 students
  • 2225 Torrey Pines Lane
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 454-0184

    Grades: NS-8 | 230 students
  • Chinese American International School
    Chinese American International School Photo - Chinese New Year
    Special Program Emphasis
    Main: 150 Oak Street; Pre-K campus: 42/52 Waller St., Middle School Campus, 888 Turk Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    (415) 865-6084

    Grades: PK-8 | 512 students
  • 5243 Laurel Canyon Blvd
    Valley Village, CA 91607
    (818) 752-1546

    Grades: PK-8 | 212 students
  • 15871 Mulholland Drive
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310) 476-1251

    Grades: PK-6 | 494 students
  • 3430 McManus Avenue
    Culver City, CA 90232
    (310) 838-2442

    Grades: PK-6 | 161 students
  • Ecole Bilingue De Berkeley
    Special Program Emphasis
    1009 Heinz Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510) 809-0615

    Grades: NS-8 | 461 students
  • Escuela Bilingue Internacional
    Escuela Bilingue Internacional Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    410 Alcatraz Ave
    Oakland, CA 94609
    (510) 653-3324

    Grades: PK-8 | 377 students
  • 1035 Harrison Ave
    Claremont, CA 91711
    (909) 626-5681

    Grades: NS-8 | 426 students
  • 6501 Linda Vista Rd
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858) 596-7900

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,227 students
  • 150 Oak Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    (415) 558-2000

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,054 students
  • 1060 Suncast Lane
    El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
    (916) 933-0100

    Grades: PK-8 | 148 students
  • 7380 Girard Avenue
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 459-3773

    Grades: PK-6 | 304 students
  • 4300 Bucknall Road
    San Jose, CA 95130
    (408) 871-4600

    Grades: NS-5 | 2,048 students
  • Heschel
    Heschel Photo
    (Jewish)
    17701 Devonshire St
    Northridge, CA 91325
    (818) 368-5781

    Grades: PK-8 | 357 students
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