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6-12 & Ungraded|Private
140 students
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School leader:  Shary Nunan/Karen Hobbs (Co-Directors)
1231 Solano Avenue
Albany, CA 94706

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(510) 525-5506
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"We are best known for individualized learning."

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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), World languages, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    Video and film production, Theory, Creative writing...
  • World languages
    American Sign Language (ASL), Chinese - Mandarin, French...
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Submitted by a parent · August 05, 2014
I too wish I had discovered Tilden Prep earlier. What a relief, when you have a very sensitive child or a child who simply needs more attention to specific needs! Our education system at large tends to work only if you fit into one particular... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 25, 2012
I am glad to sing the praises of Tilden School so that other parents are aware of this wonderful alternative to more traditional schools. After several years of bad experiences with public school and even Montessori school, my son (8th grade) had... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 21, 2010
We highly recommend SIL/Albany, now called Tilden Prep. Our child attends full time, taking UC-approved, college preparatory classes . The school's co-directors are caring, compassionate, competent, and highly experienced. Close proximity to UC... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 28, 2009
My son attends this school. It has turned his life around. The staff are incredible. The curriculum is challenging and UC accredited. He hated school, but loves his classes here.

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Tilden Prep is a unique, WASC accredited, college preparatory school for grades 6-12 that offers one-to-one and small group classes within an inclusive school community. Courses are U.C. approved for full-time, part-time and summer school with rolling enrollment. Students with a wide range of learning preferences find Tilden Prep the ideal alternative to a regular classroom setting. We use mastery learning, teaching students to 80% (B) or a higher level of mastery before moving forward.

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Last modified: August 12, 2015
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Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 6 reviews. (510) 525-5506
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