Old Orchard is the small school that delivers a big education.We ask a lot of our students.
Academic subjects are accelerated, but never rushed. We emphasize comprehension and critical thinking, asking our students to work toward thoughtful solutions to challenging questions.
Digital, visual and performing arts programs offer balance, providing students with creative outlets that also strengthen their academic work.
From Jr. Kindergarten through 8th Grade, our faculty and staff have the time to work closely with individual students, whether it be guiding them through tough math problems or coaching them through life lessons.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 204 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $26,355
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 28 / rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
204 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Old Orchard School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
20 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 28 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
JK Full Day $21,420 Kindergarten $24,465 Grades 1-8 $26,355
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Tracie Tunnell


Total Sports Offered
4 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars

Club or Organization:
3D Printing, App Design, Chess, Cooking Club, Robotics, Speech and Debate, Student Council, Yearbook Staff, Yoga Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Children's Book Illustration, Claymation, Creative Writing, Drama, Improv, Music class, Plein Air Sketching

School Notes

  • Established in 1973 and located in Campbell, CA, Old Orchard is a private school offering Jr. Kindergarten through 8th Grade. At Old Orchard, students are the heart of a warm and supportive educational community in which they are encouraged to embrace a challenging and engaging academic program, and to immerse themselves in a wealth of visual arts, performing arts, and tech programs. Our program is accelerated, but never rushed. Our classes are small, giving our teachers the opportunity to consider the needs of each student every day and the time to keep in close contact with parents and school leaders. Students thrive in our program and typically work a year ahead of grade level in core academic subjects. When they graduate, the great majority continue on at one of the Bay Area's many competitive college prep high schools.
Profile last updated: 07/27/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 204 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $26,355
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 28 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Campbell, CA is $15,788 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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