Mount Tamalpais School

Tel: (415)383-9434
  • Mount Tamalpais School seeks to provide students with a solid academic foundation and to foster a genuine enthusiasm for learning.
  • Mount Tamalpais School is dedicated to the active pursuit of knowledge and to integrity, community service and fairness.
  • We want our students to embrace diversity, honoring the value of each individual's strengths, choices, feelings and ideas.
  • We strive to celebrate the human spirit by being responsible members of our families, our school community, and our world.
  • We are committed to a strong, interactive and multidisciplinary curriculum, designed to challenge and enlighten, and to faculty who serve as guides and role models for our students.
  • In addition, small-group instruction maximizes the inherent potential of each child and fosters respect for each student's interests and abilities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 242 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Mount Tamalpais School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 25 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Amy Pearson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballCross CountryTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. We offer golf after school., We offer voice, music, and dance lessons after school. We offer golf after school.,
We offer voice, music, and dance lessons after school.,

School Notes

  • Mount Tamalpais School seeks to provide students with a solid academic foundation and to foster a genuine enthusiasm for learning. Mount Tamalpais School is dedicated to the active pursuit of knowledge and to integrity, community service and fairness. We want our students to embrace diversity, honoring the value of each individual's strengths, choices, feelings and ideas. We strive to celebrate the human spirit by being responsible members of our families, our school community, and our world. We are committed to a strong, interactive and multidisciplinary curriculum, designed to challenge and enlighten, and to faculty who serve as guides and role models for our students. In addition, small-group instruction maximizes the inherent potential of each child and fosters respect for each student's interests and abilities.
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