Sierra Elementary & High School

  • Every student at Sierra is educated as a unique individual.
  • Each student is guided, nurtured, and inspired in a way that enables the realization of his or her maximum potential— academically, culturally, and socially.
  • Sierra's commitment to our students is to provide the highest quality education, balanced with life-enriching activities, to establish a solid foundation upon which they can build successful, happy, and prosperous lives.
  • We encourage the ability to question and decide while developing the skills of critical thinking.
  • In a creative environment such as this, group activities are filled with humor and laughter.
  • Individually, students develop a deep understanding of their responsibilities toward one another, appreciating and respecting each person's worth and dignity.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students96 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
66%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Sierra Elementary & High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose
    Grades: 5-12 | 110 students
    7.5 miles
    4340 Almaden Expressway
    San Jose, CA 95118
    (408)833-7050
    7.5 5-12
    110
  • Campbell
    Grades: PK-8 | 163 students
    4.4 miles
    90 E Latimer Avenue
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408)370-3073
    4.4 PK-8
    163
  • Los Altos
    Grades: K-12 | 595 students
    8.1 miles
    327 Fremont Ave
    Los Altos, CA 94024
    (650)209-3050
    8.1 K-12
    595
  • Los Altos
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: NS-12 | 322 students
    7.7 miles
    11311 Mora Dr
    Los Altos, CA 94024
    (650)209-9400
    7.7 NS-12
    322
  • Los Gatos
    Fusion Academy Los Gatos
    Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    9.2 miles
    50 University Ave., Suite A300
    Los Gatos, CA 95030
    (408)354-0743
    9.2 6-12
    n/a

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