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K-8|Private
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School leader:  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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Submitted by a parent · April 03, 2016
We have one child in the elementary school and one in middle school (who joined in 6th) and we couldn't be happier with our choice. Our 8th grader feels the school has shaped the person she is today in so many ways. She is a confident, caring,... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 18, 2016
Our daughter has been enrolled at The Berkeley School since 2008, when she entered the school's early childhood program. The magic has never worn off. In the eight years our daughter has been a student at the Berkeley School she has been... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a community member · March 12, 2016
Great teachers who are engaged, intelligent, and well-supported by the administration. Low student teacher ratio throughout the grades, not just the lower grades.

Amount of homework: Too much
Submitted by a community member · March 12, 2016
Although TBS has less homework than most students, I am not a fan of homework for elementary students, so I would prefer that they adopt a no homework policy for K-5. I also wish that there were a slightly better communication between middle... 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
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 49 reviews. (510) 665-8800
Last modified The Berkeley School is a Private school that serves grades K-8
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