The Nueva School

Tel: (650)350-4528
  • Nueva is a child-centered, prekindergarten eighth grade, progressive school emphasizing integrated studies, creative arts, and social-emotional learning.
  • The Nueva School creates a dynamic educational model to enable gifted children to learn how to make choices that will benefit the world.
  • Our school community inspires passion for lifelong learning, fosters social and emotional acuity, and develops the child's imaginative mind.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1967
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Academics and Faculty

Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions DirectorTaryn Clark
Admissions AssociateKim Overton

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBasketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Fencing, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballClimbing,
Cross CountryFencing,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Nueva is a child-centered, prekindergarten eighth grade, progressive school emphasizing integrated studies, creative arts, and social-emotional learning. The Nueva School creates a dynamic educational model to enable gifted children to learn how to make choices that will benefit the world. Our school community inspires passion for lifelong learning, fosters social and emotional acuity, and develops the child's imaginative mind.
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