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6-12|Private
438 students
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School leader:  Ms. Nanci Kauffman
1310 Bryant Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301

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(650) 328-3160
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"Castilleja is dedicated to excellence in educating young women."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    Graphics, Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Italian, Spanish
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32 reviews

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Submitted by a community member · December 12, 2015
To the reviewer who mentioned Ivy League entrance as a measure for the school's success- Maybe the reason why Ivy League numbers are at 10% is because the school sends close to 25% of graduates to Stanford and MIT. So if your criteria for success... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 17, 2015
Most teachers at Castilleja know their subject areas, but many don't know how to teach it, adapting their instruction to the students' different learning styles. Another issue that is not recognized is the bullying going on, especially in middle... more

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Submitted by a community member · March 26, 2015
As a six grader I think that this is a great school. I love everything about it. The curiculum is so great and it such a welcoming experience. Maybe you have seen some bad comments but I truly promise you everybody is welcome and safe. Im not a... more

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Submitted by a student · March 17, 2015
I am an alum, and the person who reviewed Castilleja saying she was bullied is not the only one. Bullying is a huge problem in this school, and Castilleja barely does anything to address it. If you're not rich, White, and popular, Castilleja will... more

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Last modified: April 13, 2016
Castilleja School
1310 Bryant Street, Palo Alto, CA  94301
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 32 reviews. (650) 328-3160
Last modified Castilleja School is a Private school that serves grades 6-12
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