50 South Bay Accent
PRIVATE S CHOOL GUIDE
300 Marchmont Drive, Los Gatos
Hillbrook School is noticeably different
from the moment you step on campus.
Pathways lead around old oaks, down to
the creek and past the chicken coop. Students
run, explore, and discover while
letting their curiosity abound. Our nearly
400 students—in junior kindergarten to
eighth grade—will encounter a unique
blend of challenging academics, hands-on
learning experiences, and service learning
opportunities that foster a genuine
love of learning. At Hillbrook, students
are taught to ask questions from many
different perspectives, supported by an
innovative learning environment, while
working together to start projects and
learning journeys. Hillbrook is accredited
by NAIS and CAIS, and its campus includes
a gym, pool, field, art studios, and
science and maker labs—including the
MakerSpace and a 1:1 iPad program for
middle school students.
Grade Level: Jr.K-8th grade
Extracurricular: Basketball, Volleyball,
Flag Football, Soccer, Cross-country,
Music, Theater and Visual Arts.
Average Class Size: N/A
Student Population: 355
Enrollment: Applications for the 2017-
2018 school year due January.
Tuition: $32,400; Tuition Assistance
INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF
151 Laura Lane, Palo Alto
With almost 40 years of experience in bilingual
education, the International School
of the Peninsula (ISTP) is the most established
bilingual school in Silicon Valley,
and the third oldest Chinese immersion
school in the United States. ISTP educates
its multinational student population
through a rigorous and dynamic inquirybased
bilingual program, in either French
or Mandarin Chinese. By teaching through
language and culture, students learn to be
responsible, globally conscious individuals
with exemplary critical thinking skills.
ISTP is committed to providing students
with a transformative and international
educational journey that encourages compassion,
independence, action, and gratitude.
Graduates of ISTP are articulate, resilient,
culturally aware and open-minded
risk takers who are uniquely prepared to
collaborate and thrive in an increasingly
WE TEACH LIFE.
A curriculum that embraces and empowers the whole
child. Taught by faculty who believe the mark of a great
student isn’t just what they know, but who they are.
Schedule your personal tour. Contact us at
408-997-0424 or email@example.com
Open houses start
in late fall.
6835 Trinidad Drive
San Jose, CA
St. Matthew’S epiScopal day School
Academics, Athletics, Innovative Education
Imagine who your child can be…
• An academically engaged student
• A kind and compassionate leader
• An artist, an athlete, an innovator
St. Matthew’s graduates are young adults ready to take their place in the world!
Contact: Ellen M. Williamson, Director of Admission
650.274.0728 • stmatthewsday.org
16 Baldwin Ave., San Mateo