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Almaden Country Day School

Map6835 Trinidad Drive
San Jose, CA 95120
  • Country Day School
  • Independent School
  • International School


The mission of Almaden Country Day School is to discover the gifts in every child. We provide a safe and affirming environment for learning, empowering children to strive, explore and build a sense of personal value. We offer a balance of joyful learning and academic rigor in a safe-to-fail, high opportunity environment.

Our teachers create a rich academic foundation that corresponds with the developmental stages of childhood. We offer a wide variety of opportunities for children to extend their intellectual, social and personal potential. Our students become delightful people; confident, kind, concerned and ready to make significant contributions to our world.

Almaden Country Day School offers a curriculum based on a developmental philosophy. It's located in South San Jose on a six-acre campus with an additional three-acres of athletic fields. It's conveniently located off Almaden Expressway and includes an organic garden classroom, a middle school science lab, a library, art room, music room, and a dedicated makerspace.


Additional Information:

Number of Students Enrolled: 350
Average Class Size: 20
Year Established: 1982
Grades served from: Preschool
Through Grade: 8th
County: Santa Clara
Annual Tuition Range: $17,950 - $26,740
Teacher Ratio: 1:9
Require Uniform: yes
Accreditations: California Association of Independent Schools
Learning Disabilities Association of America
Courses & Services Offered: Athletic & Sports Program
Community Service
Computer Technology
Extended Care
Field Trips
Financial Aid
Fine Arts Instruction
Hot Lunch
Music Instruction/Band
Performing Arts
Special Education/Learning Differences
Standardized Testing Administered
Transitional Kindergarten/PreK

Quick Facts:

Complimentary Before School Morning Care


After School Extended Care


Dedicated Subject Matter Experts


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