STEM Subject Support

These STEM programs were voted the Bay Area’s 2023 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.

Silicon Valley

Gold: Silver Creek Academy. This award-winning tutoring and academic achievement center provides challenging curriculum, credentialed teachers and low ratios. San Jose.

Silver: Mathnasium. Multiple locations.

Bronze: Hope Technology School. Palo Alto.


Gold: College Advising Prep. Helps to prepare students for college success by providing individualized academic support and guidance, from pre-k to 12th grade. San Carlos.

Silver: Mathnasium. Multiple locations.

Bronze: Russian School of Mathematics. Multiple locations.

San Francisco/Marin

Gold: EDMO. While EDMO no longer offers public programming, it runs STEM-focused summer camps and after-school programs through partner schools. Multiple locations.

Gold: Bay Area Discovery Museum. This popular children’s museum features STEAM exhibits, classes, camps and school programs for kids as well as a great view of the Golden Gate Bridge. Sausalito.

Silver:  TechKnowHow. Multiple locations.

Bronze: Terra Marin Camp. Multiple locations in Marin County.

East Bay

Gold: The Growing Room. This after-school program in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District offers STEAM sessions in which students use technology in challenging projects or free-form tinkering. San Ramon and Danville.

Silver: Kids’ Country. Danville, Alamo and San Ramon.

Bronze: Mathnasium. Multiple locations.


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