Saint Andrew's Episcopal School
5.00 (4 reviews)
Saint Andrew's Episcopal School Photo #2 - Second grade students collect bugs in our outdoor classroom.
Saint Andrew's Episcopal School Photo #3 - First grade students practice their math skills by making purchases in the class store.
Saint Andrew's Episcopal School Photo #4 - We believe that community service is both a responsibility and a blessing offering our students the foundation for becoming lifelong volunteers.
Saint Andrew's Episcopal School Photo #5 - Small class sizes allow teachers to provide highly personalized attention.
- Saint Andrew`s Episcopal School is an independent school for Pre-K through 8th grade students located in Saratoga, CA. We are a wholehearted community of learners with a wholehearted commitment to cultivating student happiness, academic achievement, and character.
- Our complete, balanced, and inspiring approach to education ensures that our graduates are exceptionally good people who are exceptionally well-prepared to thrive in high school, college, and life. Learn more at www.st-andrews.org..
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)|
National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Mild learning differences|
|Total Students||318 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||38 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||16 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
(Navy pants/plaid skirt and sweater)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 15 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$29,200|
|Tuition Notes||Pre-Kindergarten tuition for the '19-'20 academic year is $23,330. Kindergarten-eighth grade tuition for the 2019-2020 academic year is $29,200.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$11,140|
|Admissions Director||Anne Newman|
|Admissions Associate||Hua Wen|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,|
Flag Football, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||20 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Book Club, Cooking Class, Math Counts!, Service Club, Spelling Bee, Student Council, Tech Challenge Team
Arts and Music Programs:
Concert Choir, Jazz Band, Mandarin Chinese Class, Piano Lessons, Rock Band, Spring Musical Cast, Violin Lessons, Writing Club, Yearbook
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Golf Lessons, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis Lessons
- Saint Andrew's Episcopal School is a coeducational, Pre-K through Grade Eight day school. Saint Andrew's offers a wholehearted education distinguished by a complete, balanced, and inspiring curriculum that fosters student happiness, academic achievement, and life-defining character formation.
- Founded in 1961, the school serves 323 students from over 15 communities in the South Bay and Peninsula Area.
- Saint Andrew's Episcopal School is accredited by the California Association of Independent Schools and the National Association for the Education of Young Children. The school is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and National Association of Episcopal Schools.
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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Saratoga Grades: PK-8 | 281 students
13718 Saratoga Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070
(408)867-9241 0.2 PK-8
- Sunnyvale Grades: PK-6 | 977 students
790 E Duane Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
(408)738-3261 8.1 PK-6
I am a parent of two graduates, and I attended this school as a child. St. Andrews really values character and nurturing of its kids. It is a very warm community. Both my kids matriculated to the local private high schools and were well prepared. There are many extracurriculars that really grow the 'whole child' in a "whole-hearted" way!
- Posted by Parent - Lynne L
Both my kids attended Saint Andrew's from 1st to 8th grade. The youngest one just completed 8th grade this year. We feel that the program is very well balanced with the appropriate mix of academics, sports, performing arts, and character education. The small class size allows the teachers and students to know each other very well. Students are comfortable speaking publicly for their project presentations. In addition to the core academic subjects, Music, P.E., Computer Technology, are also part of the standard curriculum. Students from the school have a strong sense of ethics and social justice issues from regular discussions in Religion and Social Studies classes. Sports teams, orchestra, choir, jazz/pop band, and school play have a no-cut policy so students get to try a variety of extracurricular activities. The parents community is amazingly active and friendly. Graduates from Saint Andrew's are well sought after by the local competitive high schools.
- Posted by Parent - WC
As a current parent of two (7th grade and 6th grade) here at Saint Andrew's, I can share that this is a dedicated educational community fostering student happiness, academic achievement, and character development. During the campus visit and admission events, I was truly amazed by how generously the parents and students at Saint Andrew`s shared their experiences with us. That wonderful experience really set Saint Andrew`s apart from the other schools we visited. My kids enjoyed their shadow visit very much and were both excited when they learned about the acceptance. The students were very welcoming and helpful when my kids started school here, which eased them into the new environment so smoothly.Even though we have only been here for one year so far, we can already clearly see that our kids have become better articulating their thoughts, how much they have enjoyed the school activities, and how they have challenged themselves to try new things for the opportunities that the school and teachers provided. I really appreciate how the teachers are willing to help and to support the students to become a better version of themselves. If I could turn back the clock, I wish I had found this school earlier for my kids. Therefore, I sincerely hope that you attend the campus visit or open house events, and see for yourself.
- Posted by Parent - SC
Saint Andrew's is an incredibly special school built upon an exemplary and dedicated faculty and staff. Surrounding that outstanding foundation is an entire community dedicated to the social, emotional and academic growth of each and every student. As an educator I understand, intimately, the importance of educating, cultivating and nurturing each and every child, each and everyday. For us, Saint Andrew's was the only choice.
- Posted by Parent - megmi
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