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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The Bay School Of San Francisco places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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 Students346 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeThe Bay School Of San Francisco Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
76%
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 12
Yearly Tuition Cost$44,400
Tuition NotesTuition includes: All books & materials, food service (including lunch, snacks, and beverages),student laptop computer rental, and athletic uniforms and equipment.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions DirectorKat Sullivan
Admissions AssociateHewett Yip

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Rock Climbing, Sailing, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
LacrosseRock Climbing,
SailingSoccer,
TennisVolleyball,

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 | 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 | 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 | 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 $19,322 for elementary schools and $27,794 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Francisco, CA is 63% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).