La Scuola International School

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Basic Information

Address: PreK: 728 20th St, San Francisco, CA 94107, K-4: 735 Fell St, San Francisco, CA 94117, 5-8: 3250 18th St San Francisco, CA 94110
County: United States
School District: San Francisco, CA
Phone Number: Phone Number(s): PreK: +1-415-558-9006; K-8: +1-415-551-0000
Fax Number: +1-415-660-9836
President: Valentina Imbeni, PhD
Diploma Coordinator: Douglas Lowney
School Type: Private
Programme: PYP, MYP

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Additional Information

IB Region: The Americas
IB School Code: 049755
IB Authorization: 2016
Accreditation: IBO, CIS, WASC, CAIS, NAIS
Founded: 2002
Organization Affiliation: "Scuola Parificata": La Scuola is fully accredited as "Scuola Parificata" for Preschool, Kindergarten and Elementary School by the Italian Department of Education (MIUR) and the Italian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI).
Ages/Grades: PreK to 8th grade, 2-14 years old
School Setting:

3 campuses in San Francisco

School Size: 300 students
School Schedule: PreK: 8.30am to 1.15pm or 8.30am to 5.30pm; K-8: 8.30am to 3.00pm, 3.15pm, 3.30pm depending on the grade
School days in Calendar Year: 180
Community:

International community, 30 languages spoken

School Size: 300 students
Classroom Size: 16-20 per class
Student/Teacher Ratio: PreK: 7:1, K-5: 11:1, 5-8: one teacher per subject for a class size of 16-18
Tuition:

$28,560 - $36,980

Financial Aid:

yes

Curriculum:

IB-Primary Years Programme, IB-Middle Years Programm, Reggio Emilia, Language Immersion

IB Classes Offered: PYP, MYP
Percentage of Graduating Class: N/A
Support Services:

Learning specialist and SEL specialist

Camp Programs: Yes
Summer School: Yes
After School Programs: Yes
Computer Capabilities:

Computer Capabilities: Tech-Ed Program

Parking Spaces/Availability:

Street parking

Uniform Guidelines:

No uniforms

Admissions Requirements:

Admission by Application, see also https://www.lascuolasf.org/admissions/process

Mission Statement:

Mission Statement: Inspire brave learners to shape the future.

School History:

Established 2002

Programs and Services:

Now is the perfect time for a community like La Scuola
La Scuola is an International School and a Global Community
We offer best in class curricula that leverages all that is known globally about teaching, learning and child development.
We see students as individuals, capable of doing and communicating their abilities and interests in extraordinary ways.
We foster cross-disciplinary thinking.
Language immersion enhances students’ cognitive development.
We foster an appreciation for joy and beauty"

Notes/School Information:

At La Scuola, we believe there is Nothing Without Joy!