Kids Connection Elementary School

  • At Kids Connection, we provide a safe, stimulating and comforting environment that encourages lifelong learning.
  • We pride ourselves on our extraordinary academics and thus have tested consistently in the top 1% nationwide.
  • We do this while providing a program that emphasizes character development that helps children learn to be quality individuals and ethical leaders.
  • We keep class sizes small to allow individual attention for each child.
  • Each teacher works closely with parents and children to establish and exceed academic and developmental goals.
  • We encourage you to come and see for yourself our extraordinary program. We look forward to meeting you!.

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Kids Connection Elementary School places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded1998
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students293 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
83%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Kids Connection Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio24:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesContact School
Admissions DirectorDiane Marcum
Admissions AssociateKris Burke

School Notes

At Kids Connection, we provide a safe, secure, loving and family oriented environment that encourages lifelong learning. We emphasize character development that helps children learn to be quality individuals and ethical leaders, and we value the importance of the partnership between parents and teachers. These are pillars upon which our program is built.


We invite you to come see for yourself why Kids Connection has consistently been one of the leading educators in the San Francisco Bay Area and the nation. Ranked in the top 1% of the nation, Kids Connection not only produces students that are exceptionally prepared academically but those who are also engaging and caring individuals with a quest for learning and contributing to the world. Our school is the only private elementary school in beautiful Foster City, California, located 20 miles south of San Francisco and 20 miles north of Silicon Valley.


Our test scores confirm we have some of the highest achieving students on the Peninsula. We are proud of our highly achieving students and multi-cultural atmosphere.


Here at Kids Connection we:

  • rank in the top 1% of schools nationwide
  • offer strong accelerated academic programs
  • include computer, P.E., music, and foreign language in our program
  • use state-of-the-art technology to enhance learning
  • have low student to teacher ratio
  • offer on-site extracurricular enrichment programs
  • offer before and after school care, as well as day camps
  • employ teachers who are California credentialed
  • provide safe, secure, and loving environments that emphasize character development in all our students
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Mateo
    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
    3.4 miles
    1 Carey School Ln
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650)345-8205
    3.4 PK-5
    260
  • Aptos
    Grades: PK-9 | 283 students
    44 miles
    6230 Soquel Dr
    Aptos, CA 95003
    (831)476-1646
    44 PK-9
    283
  • Atherton
    Menlo School
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 6-12 | 799 students
    9 miles
    50 Valparaiso Ave
    Atherton, CA 94027
    (650)330-2000
    9 6-12
    799
  • Belmont
    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
    4.4 miles
    2820 Ponce Avenue
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650)596-9100
    4.4 PK-5
    229
  • Corte Madera
    Grades: K-8 | 590 students
    27.3 miles
    5221 Paradise Drive
    Corte Madera, CA 94925
    (415)927-5900
    27.3 K-8
    590

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