Small School, Big Heart

 At Santa Cruz Children’s School, your child will be part of a community of learners that includes students, parents, and teachers. Students love being at school and thrive in an environment that fosters intellectual curiosity, creativity, and kindness. Students progress at their own pace with confidence and passion in a safe and nurturing environment. An independent non-profit school founded and run by teachers, your child can expect to enjoy learning at Santa Cruz Children’s School. 

A CHANCE TO GROW

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Kindergarten all the way through 6th grade, students love being at school and thrive in an environment that fosters intellectual curiosity, creativity, and kindness. Students progress at their own pace with confidence and passion in a safe and nurturing elementary school environment. 

SMALL CLASS SIZES

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With a maximum of a 12 to 1 student to teacher ratio, all children have a chance to shine. Your child will be part of a small, caring, passionate community of students, families, and educators.  

ACADEMICS & ENRICHMENT

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Our elementary school programs include a strong foundation in math and language arts as well as an enriched academic experience including sciences, social studies, Spanish, visual and performing arts, mindfulness and more.

Families: A crucial part of the community

College professors, artists, published authors, athletes, and more have shared their expertise with the students of SCCS, Kindergarten through 6th grade. Parents and family members are welcome to visit and work in classes and even teach their own. Parents help with field trips, make costumes, write songs, and build community. Families are welcome here. 

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