Middle School vs. K-8 School

The Berkeley School, like many other independent schools in the Bay Area, began with the Early Childhood Center in 1963. While other schools narrowed their instructional bands to K-5 or 6-8, we continued adding grades and growing into the sized just right independent...

Campus Tour, Open House or Info Session?

The types of admissions events that are available at independent schools run the range from tours, to open house, information sessions to coffee mixers and it can be challenging to know the difference! Preschool Open House is a fun and engaging way for your child to...

Find Your Greens

During the 3rd Trimester, 7th graders have been engaged in a collaborative interdisciplinary Project Based Learning unit between Health and Humanities. The guiding question for the project is, "How can we make healthy and nutritious foods more accessible in our...
Ashoka Partnership

Ashoka Partnership

The student Ashoka Leadership Team meets weekly to direct changemaking initiatives that are schoolwide and ...
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
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,
Middle School vs. K-8 School

Middle School vs. K-8 School

The Berkeley School, like many other independent schools in the Bay Area, began with the Early Childhood Center in ...
For Freedoms

For Freedoms

Inspired by the "For Freedoms" nationwide public art project, 4th & 5th graders designed lawn signs to post ...
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 ...
A Visit to the Fire Station!

A Visit to the Fire Station!

The Magnolia class had the field trip preschool dreams are made of when they visited Fire Station number 2 in ...
7th Grade Outward Bound Trip

7th Grade Outward Bound Trip

We arrived at Henry Coe Park on Saturday morning, after driving through off and on rain. We ate a quick “camper” ...
TBS Joins National School Walkout

TBS Joins National School Walkout

On Wednesday, March 14, students from The Berkeley School joined the National School Walkout to honor the Parkland school shooting victims and demonstrate that high schoolers aren't the only ones speaking up and taking action for school safety.

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

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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