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The Athenian School

The Athenian School

Membership Status

Full Member

About The Athenian School

The Athenian School is an independent school that provides an engaging, challenging education on a beautiful 75-acre campus at the base of Mt. Diablo, located near San Francisco in Northern California. Class size averages 15 students, and nearly 100% of the school's graduates gain admission to outstanding four-year colleges. Athenian's philosophy is guided by a strong belief in the promise of young people to shape a better world. Its vibrant educational community offers an outstanding and multifaceted curriculum and also teaches young people to think critically and to approach learning with curiosity and resourcefulness. Athenian, a founding member of the Round Square organization, is a community that strives to uphold the ideals of democracy, responsibility and citizenship. Students are challenged intellectually, creatively, personally and socially, so that when they graduate, they are well prepared for the demands of higher education and for a life of purpose and personal fulfillment.

School Profile

  • School Type
  • Boarding/Day
    Boarding and Day Programs
  • Grade Levels
    Grade 6; Grade 7; Grade 8; Grade 9; Grade 10; Grade 11; Grade 12
  • Classroom
  • Gender
    All Genders
  • Enrollment
  • Affiliations
  • Accepting I-20s

Location Information

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address
    2100 Mount Diablo Scenic Boulevard Danville, CA 94506-2002
  • Main
    (925) 837-5375