The Nueva School

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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School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
889 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
The Nueva School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
152 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
17 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
Jan. 10
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director
Taryn Grogan
Admissions Associate
Kim Overton
Endowment Size
$9.6 million

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  • 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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The average private school tuition in San Mateo County, CA is $21,400 for elementary schools and $31,557 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Mateo County, CA is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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