San Anselmo Montessori, located at the old Red Hill Middle School site behind Red Hill Shopping Center, provides…More preschool and Kindergarten Montessori programs, along with after-school and summer programs.
Montessori philosophy allows children to learn at their own pace and explore the world around them. The goal is for kids to become independently interested in learning on their own.
The school also features an organic garden and brings in special instructors, like storytellers and music teachers. The Kindergarten class also takes field trips to places like the Planetarium and Slide Ranch.
Tuition is around $10,000 a year, and there is a discount for siblings. The application process includes a meeting with the student.
YMCA of San Francisco 46 Green Valley Ct, San Anselmo, CA94960 The YMCA of San Francisco offers on-campus after-school childcare at Brookside Upper Elementary School for students in…More grades kindergarten through fifth. Activities include cooking, crafts, games and homework help. While this program is offered through the YMCA, it is not a YMCA athletic facility.
Little Arrows provides preschool and afterschool care for kindergarten and first-graders. Little Arrows also provides…More summer classes, such as Organic Cooking, Musical Mischiefand Animal Friends. Kids are enrolled in groups by age (Buffalo for 1-3 year olds, Mouse for 2-4 year olds, Frog for 3-5 year olds and Eagle for 4-6 year olds) with guides to lead them through individual curriculums.
At Little Arrows, children focus on nature and experiencing the world as they learn. The school runs on the public school calendar, with additional programs in the summer. Little Arrows is broken into two separate schools: the Farm School for younger kids and the Corner School for older kids.
St. Rita's School is a Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade Catholic school connected to St. Rita's Church. The school…More is on the same property as the church, but situated behind it. Though students attend mass once a month and participate in prayer services and religious instruction in classes, about 30 percent of the students are not Catholic.
For 53 years,the school has continued to expand its programs in an effort to create well-rounded, spiritually and intellectually stimulated students. The school now offers preschool, music and Spanish programs.
Though there is an application process, the school accepts all students that it has the capabilities to serve.
Wade Thomas School 150 Ross Ave, San Anselmo, CA94960 Wade Thomas, headed by Principal Nancy Wasserman, is a public kindergarten through fifth grade school located in…More downtown San Anselmo on the site of the first school in San Anselmo. It is one of three elementary schools in the Ross Valley School District. Wade Thomas is a California Distinguished School and is known for its high-quality academic instruction. The school population is 74 percent Caucasian, 7 percent Asian and 5 percent Latino. Located near downtown San Anselmo, Wade Thomas sits nestled among neighborhood homes, and kids are encouraged to walk to school.