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School leader:  Mr. Mitch Bostian
1310 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702

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(510) 665-8800
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"We prepare our students to become successful lifelong learners & innovators."


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Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · February 10, 2016
There's a belief at TBS that homework for younger kids is work your child does at home. There's no school homework until the middle of 3rd grade and now that our kid is in 4th grade, she's so excited to get homework.

Submitted by a parent · February 10, 2016
My daughter has been at The Berkeley School for five years and she's thriving in this vibrant, progressive school. She's happy, engaged and challenged here, and loves going to school. As parents, we're thrilled to have discovered this gem of a... more

Submitted by a parent · January 28, 2016
We have been at TBS for 4 years now. Both our boys started in the pre-school and are now in the Elementary school. We have found the community to be supportive and inclusive. I love how the school is super responsive to the needs of the kids - so... more

Submitted by a community member · November 30, 2015
My son recently graduated from The Berkeley School and had a great experience. Even though he had not attended the elementary school, he was warmly welcomed and fit in right away in the middle school. We found TBS to be a very caring, engaging and... more

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At TBS, we recognize the importance of social-emotional development, conflict resolution skills, empathy, and cooperation. We also know that these factors are scaffolding for successful academic growth. Low student-teacher ratios ensure that every child can connect with our highly-skilled teaching staff.


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The Berkeley School
1310 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA  94702
(510) 665-8800
Last modified The Berkeley School is a Private school that serves grades K-8
The Berkeley School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 34 reviews. Top