The Bay School Of San Francisco

  • Our Mission: We balance challenging academics and innovative thinking with a mindful approach to learning and life.
  • Our goal is to see students unlock their individual and collective potential so they begin to realize their roles in a dynamic world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded2004

Student Body

Total Students374 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
39%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Bay School Of San Francisco Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size13 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 10
Yearly Tuition Cost$48,100
Tuition NotesTuition includes: All books & materials, food service (including lunch, morning and afternoon snacks, and beverages),student laptop computer (including educational and office software apps, technical support, maintenance and repair), athletic uniforms and equipment, Immersives and Senior Signature Project costs, College test prep, required trips and programs.
% on Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid Grant$30,088
Admissions DirectorBrooke Wilson
Admissions AssociateRebecca Dugan

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Cross Fit, Golf, Lacrosse, Rock Climbing, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryCross Fit,
GolfLacrosse,
Rock ClimbingSailing,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

School Notes

We model and encourage the following values:

  • Love of learning
  • Willingness to grow and inquire
  • Rigor and discipline in mastering detail
  • Accurate and elegant communication in more than one medium and language
  • Fearless and thoughtful approach to contemporary and future world problems
  • Careful stewardship of time
  • Confidence in addressing complex, multifaceted issues
  • Understanding and respect for  diverse cultural and religious traditions
  • Sense of kindly community and respect for individuals and differing points of view

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 280 students
    1.1 miles
    2901 California St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415)409-3739
    1.1 9-12
    280
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 490 students
    5.2 miles
    755 Ocean Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415)585-1725
    5.2 9-12
    490
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 410 students
    0.8 miles
    3065 Jackson St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415)447-3100
    0.8 9-12
    410
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 378 students
    2 miles
    1563 Page St
    San Francisco, CA 94117
    (415)626-2919
    2 9-12
    378
  • San Francisco
    Grades: K-8 | 370 students
    1.3 miles
    2222 Broadway St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415)563-2900
    1.3 K-8
    370

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The average private school tuition in San Francisco, CA is $20,222 for elementary schools and $29,823 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Francisco, CA is 60% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).