Independent Schools of the San francisco Bay Area

Member Schools

The schools affiliated with ISSFBA span a range of missions, philosophies, offerings and "personalities." However, they all share common admission best practices and general processes. A good introduction to our member schools is a visit to their respective websites where you can learn more about the schools, and the specifics of their individual admission requirements.

San Francisco County

Adda Clevenger
K-8, Enrollment:130
Coed, San Francisco

Alta Vista School
JK-7, Enrollment:210
Coed, San Francisco

The Brandeis School of San Francisco
K-8, Enrollment: 396
Coed, San Francisco

Cathedral School for Boys
K-8
Boys, San Francisco

Children’s Day School
Preschool-8, Enrollment: 437
Coed, San Francisco

Chinese American International School
PreK-8, Enrollment: 523
Coed, San Francisco

Convent Elementary School
K-8
Girls, San Francisco

Fei Tian Academy of the Arts California
6-12
Coed, San Francisco

French American International School
PreK-12
Coed, San Francisco

Golden Bridges School
PreK-2 and growing, Enrollment: 60
Coed, San Francisco

The Hamlin School
K-8, Enrollment: 400
Girls, San Francisco

Katherine Delmar Burke School
K-8
Girls, San Francisco

Katherine Michiels School
Infant-Grade 5
Coed, San Francisco

Kittredge School
K-8, Enrollment: 85
Coed, San Francisco

La Scuola • International School
PreK-8, Enrollment: 200
Coed, San Francisco

Live Oak School
K-8, Enrollment: 311
Coed, San Francisco

Lycée Français de San Francisco
Preschool-12, Enrollment: 800
Coed, San Francisco

Marin Preparatory School
TK-8, Enrollment: 112
Coed, San Francisco

Presidio Hill School
TK-8, Enrollment: 210
Coed, San Francisco

Presidio Knolls School
PreK-3 and growing, Enrollment: 260
Coed, San Francisco

San Francisco Day School
K-8, Enrollment: 400
Coed, San Francisco

San Francisco Friends School
K-8, Enrollment: 436
Coed, San Francisco

The San Francisco School
Preschool-8, Enrollment: 280
Coed, San Francisco

San Francisco Schoolhouse
K-5 and growing
Enrollment: 46
Coed, San Francisco

San Francisco Waldorf School
Preschool-12
Coed, San Francisco

Sterne School
Grades 4-12
Coed, San Francisco

Stuart Hall for Boys
K-8
Boys, San Francisco

Synergy School
K-8
Coed, San Francisco

Town School For Boys
K-8, Enrollment: 400
Boys, San Francisco

 

Sonoma County

The Presentation School
K-8, Enrollment: 185
Coed, Sonoma

Spring Hill School-Montessori & Academy
Preschool-6, Enrollment: 140
Coed, Petaluma

Marin County

Brandeis Marin
K-8, Enrollment: 170
Coed, San Rafael

Cascade Canyon School
K-8
Coed, Fairfax

Greenwood School
PreK-8
Coed, Mill Valley

Lycée Français de San Francisco
Preschool–5, Enrollment: 200
Coed, Sausalito

Marin Country Day School
K-8, Enrollment: 580
Coed, Corte Madera

Marin Horizon School
Preschool-8, Enrollment: 324
Coed, Mill Valley

Marin Montessori School
PreK-12, Enrollment: 271
Coed, Corte Madera

Marin Primary & Middle School
Preschool-8, Enrollment: 350
Coed, Larkspur

Mark Day School
K-8, Enrollment: 380
Coed, San Rafael

Montessori de Terra Linda
PreK-6, Enrollment: 155
Coed, San Rafael

Mount Tamalpais School
K-8
Coed, Mill Valley

The New Village School
K–8, Enrollment: 138
Coed, Sausalito

Ring Mountain Day School
K-8, Enrollment: 65
Coed, Mill Valley

San Domenico School
K-12, Enrollment: 636
Coed, San Anselmo

 

San Mateo County

Belmont Oaks Academy
Preschool-5
Coed, Belmont

The Carey School
PreK-5
Coed, San Mateo

Charles Armstrong School
Grades 1-8, Enrollment: 250
Coed, Belmont

German-American International School
PreK-9, Enrollment: 300
Coed, Menlo Park

The Nueva School
PreK-12, Enrollment: 700
Coed, Hillsborough/San Mateo

Odyssey School
Grades 6-8, Enrollment: 50
Coed, San Mateo

Phillips Brooks School
Preschool-5
Coed, Menlo Park

Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School
TK-8, Enrollment: 215
Coed, Foster City

Sea Crest School
K-8, Enrollment: 290
Coed, Half Moon Bay

Serendipity School
Preschool-5
Coed, Belmont

St. Matthew's Episcopal Day School
Preschool-8, Enrollment: 268
Coed, San Mateo

Synapse School
K-8, Enrollment: 190
Coed, Menlo Park

Trinity School
Preschool-5
Coed, Menlo Park

Woodland School
Preschool-8
Coed, Portola Valley

 

Santa Clara County

Almaden Country School
Preschool-8
Coed, San Jose

The Children's School of Art and Science
K–5, Enrollment: 14
Coed, Palo Alto

Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School
K-8, Enrollment: 382
Coed, Palo Alto

The Girls' Middle School
Grades 6-8
Girls, Palo Alto

The Harker School
Preschool-12, Enrollment: 2030
Coed, San Jose

Helios School
K-8, Enrollment: 120
Coed, Sunnyvale

Hillbrook School
JK-8, Enrollment: 315
Coed, Los Gatos

International School of the Peninsula
PreK-8, Enrollment: 560
Coed, Palo Alto

Keys School
K-8, Enrollment: 321
Coed, Palo Alto

Pinewood School
K-12
Coed, Los Altos

Saint Andrew’s Episcopal School
PreK-8, Enrollment: 380
Coed, Saratoga

Yavneh Day School
K-8, Enrollment: 160
Coed, Los Gatos