- Menlo School's mission is to empower students to explore and expand their interests, reach their fullest potential, develop the skills necessary for success in college, and become ethical, responsible, and engaged members of ever wider communities.
- At Menlo School, we are passionate about encouraging students to pursue high standards of academic excellence; discover the joy of learning; stretch themselves and raise challenging questions; demonstrate courage, integrity and a commitment to ethical behavior; develop a sense of commitment to purposes larger than themselves; appreciate the richness of diversity; think independently and creatively; take progressively more responsibility for themselves and their education; and lead healthful lives.
- At Menlo, our vision is to help children make the most of their middle and high school years, to help all students discover their unique gifts and opportunities, and to involve everyone in our community in a challenging, rewarding educational experience.
- At the center of Menlo School is a deep commitment to the development and welfare of each individual student.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
Other school association(s)
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-12|
|Total Students||795 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||108 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||16 students|
|Number of AP Courses||20 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language & Culture, AP Computer Science, AP Economics, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP French Language & Culture, AP Government, AP Latin Vergil, AP Physics 1&2, AP Physics C, AP Spanish Language & Culture, AP Spanish Literature & Culture, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art: 2-D Design, AP Studio Art: 3-D Design, AP U.S. History,|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 10|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$46,995|
|Tuition Notes||Includes lunch and transportation. Financial Aid is available and 23% of students receive financial aid.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$31,000|
|Admissions Director||Beth Bishop|
|Admissions Associate||Cindy Lapolla|
|Total Sports Offered||14 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBaseball, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Dance,
Flag Football, Football,
Tennis, Track and Field,
Volleyball, Water Polo,
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500 Saratoga Ave
San Jose, CA 95129
(408)249-2510 15.1 PK-12
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1885 Miramonte Ave
Mountain View, CA 94040
(650)968-1213 8.2 9-12
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