Details overview

Hours 08:30 AM - 03:30 AM
School leader Mr. Ed McManis
Transportation options Yes
Summer program Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Career and Tech (vocational)
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
World languages
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Internships
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Standards-based

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Printmaking
5
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Improv
Career and Tech programs Auto mechanics
Computer programming
Construction / Building
Cosmetology
Culinary
IT support
Media arts Computer animation
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 53% 26%
Two or more races 24% 3%
Hispanic 8% 52%
Black 8% 6%
Asian or Pacific Islander 6% 11%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
6
Boys Sports
including: Kickball
9
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Kickball
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Kickball
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Drama club
Game club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Student council / government
Technology club
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
Before school start time 07:30 AM
After school program offered Yes
Summer program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Sterne Enrichment
About the program The school offers activities in the areas of Drama, Art, Music, Robotics, and Technology.
Types of activities "Arts (visual, literary, dance, theater, and/or music)"
Academic (homework help and/or standards-based programs)
Operated by Teachers
Days offered Monday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 3:00 PM
End time 4:30 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? 5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Is there a fee for the program? Yes

Summer program

Program name Sterne Summer Program
About the program Sterne offers a program that includes Language Arts, Math, Arts, and sports activities
Types of activities Arts
Academic
Athletic
Special Needs
Technology
Operated by Teachers
Dates offered (start) NaN/NaN/NaN
Dates offered (end) NaN/NaN/NaN
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 9:00 AM
End time 2:30 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? No
What grades can participate? 4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Is there a fee for the program? Yes
Is financial aid available? No
How can parents find out more about fees? Call
Website
Before / after care offered Neither
Website Www.sterneschool.org
Phone number 415-922-6081

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools K-12 public and private

Awards

Community service award Race Against Hunger
Year received 2012
Academic award PEN Music Award
Year received 2013
Academic award PEN Music and Art Awards
Year received 2012
Academic award PEN Music, Art, Writing Awards
Year received 2011

Teachers

11
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Cantonese
Mandarin
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation details Vans are available to transport children between campuses.
Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation options (misc.) Bus between campuses
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Western Assn of Schools and Colleges
Partner website Www.acswasc.org
Partner La Boulange/Starbucks
Partner website Www.laboulangbakery.com
Partner Bridges from School to Work
Partner website Www.bridgestowork.org
Partner Parents Education Network
Partner website Www.parrentseducationnetwork.org
Partner MATRIX Parent Network and Resource Center
Partner website Www.matrixparents.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.sterneschool.org/page.cfm?p=497
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $27000
Tuition range (high) $29000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 65
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 53
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012