Escuela Bilingue Internacional

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  • With inquiry at the center of our work, children at EBI experience an integrated world of learning in a bilingual environment as they draw on all the subject areas to answer the questions they have about the world around them and make decisions about positive actions that will make it better.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded2006
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$370
Summer Program Cost NotesEBI's Summer Spanish Immersions camps are offered by week, each with a different theme. Price is per week, with AM/PM care available for an additional cost.

Student Body

Total Students377 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
64%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeEscuela Bilingue Internacional Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size22 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Casual dress for PK. Uniform required for K-8 (khakis and polo, etc).)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 17 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$24,245
Tuition NotesPK: $24,245 Lower School: $26,285 Middle School: $28,405
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions DirectorSara Varela-Acevedo

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Cine Club, Creative Coding, French Club, Improv & Sketch Comedy, Photography, Poesía en Español, Sexuality and Gender Alliance (SAGA), Strings Program, Student Council, YA Book Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Dibujo & Pintura, Jazz Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Capoeira

School Notes

  • Escuela Bilinge Internacional EBI is a Spanish-English bilingual school that extends from pre-kinder through 8th grade and is authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IB). The IB's transdisciplinary curriculum is engaging, relevant, challenging and significant for learners, and focuses on the development of the whole child as an inquirer, both in the classroom and in the world outside. 
  •  EBI offers:
  •  The renowned International Baccalaureate Programme
  •  A Spanish-English, bilingual education
  •  Mandarin instruction beginning in 3rd grade
  •  Inquiry-based learning
  •  Differentiated instruction that meets the  needs of each student
  •  A diverse and welcoming community International faculty: from over 18 countries
  •  Engaging music, arts, and PE programs

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  • Oakland
    Grades: 6-8 | 145 students
    3.3 miles
    5000 MacArthur Boulevard
    Oakland, CA 94613
    (510)632-6000
    3.3 6-8
    145

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