Art as a Vehicle for Civic Engagement

By Julianne Hughes, TBS Teaching Artist   Art making is an important part of a child's education because it encourages students to make connections to other disciplines like history, science, math, and language in a way that for can enhance their comprehension....

Supporting Adolescents in the Screen Age

by MaryBeth Ventura, Middle School Division Head Last week TBS hosted a community screening of the new film “Screenagers Next Chapter: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience,” a follow-up to the award-winning documentary “Screenagers” about helping young people...

Introducing Students to the Beauty of Math

By Sima Misra, Director of Teaching & Learning As K-8 Director of Teaching & Learning, I am grateful to focus my efforts on ensuring that student learning is always at the center at The Berkeley School, and that teachers and students have the curricula,...
Community & Consent

Community & Consent

By Bliss Tobin, K-5 Division Head When interviewing a candidate for our K-2 Information Literacy position this ...
Find Your Greens

Find Your Greens

During the 3rd Trimester, 7th graders have been engaged in a collaborative interdisciplinary Project Based Learning
Narrowing Your School Search

Narrowing Your School Search

By now, you have probably filled your calendar with several school tours and attended many weekend open houses. You
Ashoka Partnership

Ashoka Partnership

In 2015, The Berkeley School was nominated to join an international network of changemaker organizations called ...
Intersections Art Show

Intersections Art Show

Students, ECC-8th, have been working thoughtfully and creatively to put together a show that shares the art-making,
For Freedoms

For Freedoms

Inspired by the "For Freedoms" nationwide public art project, 4th & 5th graders designed lawn signs to post along ...
Walkathon for Unsung Heroes

Walkathon for Unsung Heroes

Each year our K-8 students make their way from the "big campus" to the Early Childhood Campus in order to in order ...

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Ignite Curious Minds
Awaken Generous Hearts
Engage a Changing World

K – 8 Campus

1310 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 665-8800

Early Childhood Campus

2030 Francisco Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 849-8340

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