Best International School

These International Schools were voted the Bay Area’s 2022 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.

Silicon Valley

Gold: Silicon Valley International School. This international school focuses on teaching students to become agile, responsive and global thinkers. Palo Alto and Menlo Park.

Silver: Yew Chung International School of Silicon Valley. Mountain View.

Bronze: Springbridge International School. Campbell and San Jose.


Gold: Silicon Valley International School. Silicon Valley International School's focus on inquiry and bilingualism empowers young minds to think critically from multiple perspectives and to demonstrate integrity and sensitivity across cultures. Menlo Park and Palo Alto.

Silver: Fiesta Gardens International School. San Mateo.

San Francisco and Marin

Gold: La Scuola International School. This International Baccalaureate, Italian language immersion school’s mission is to “inspire brave learners to shape the future.” Multiple locations.

Silver: Lycée Français de San Francisco. Multiple locations.

Bronze: French American International School. San Francisco.

East Bay

Gold: East Bay German International School. This school aims to educate global citizens with an international perspective and emphasizes critical thinking and competencies over rigid content requirements. Emeryville.

Silver: The Renaissance International School. Oakland and Piedmont.

Bronze: Shu Ren International School. Berkeley and San Jose.