Charles Armstrong School

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Basic Information

Address: 1405 Solana Drive Belmont, CA 94002
County: San Mateo
School District: San Mateo
Phone Number: 650-592-7570
Fax Number: 650-591-3114
President: Head of School - Neil Tuch
School Type: Independent

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Charles Armstrong School
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Additional Information

Accreditation: California Association of Independent School, Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Founded: 1968
Ages/Grades: Grades 2-8
School Size: 240
Classroom Size: Lower School: 14 Middle School: 19
Student/Teacher Ratio: 4.5:1
Financial Aid:

Tuition Assistance Available

Camp Programs: No
After School Programs: Yes
Uniform Guidelines:


Admissions Deadline: Rolling Admissions
Mission Statement:

Charles Armstrong School unlocks the unique potential of students with dyslexia and related learning differences, changing the trajectory of their lives.

Philosophy/Belief Statement: We Value: We are student-centered. Our instructional approach embraces neuro-diversity. We nurture and celebrate individual strengths and talents. We cultivate self-confidence and the joy of learning. We grow together. Our highly-trained faculty foster continuous student growth within a supportive environment. We educate and actively partner with families. We honor community. Our students’ shared experience cultivates a sense of belonging. Our families, faculty, and staff develop meaningful, lasting relationships.
Programs and Services:

Learning Specialists
Small Group Instruction for Reading and Math
Speech and Occupational Therapists
Visual Art
Physical Education
Maker Space
All School Musical
Talent Shows
Team Sports
Family Training Workshops and presentations
Technology Integration
School Counselors
1:1 iPad Program
Partnership with UCSF Dyslexia Research Center