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Tru School

Membership Status

Full Member

Mission Statement

Making children’s learning a transformative experience.

Tru School

Features and Highlights

  • Thematic, integrated curriculum that engages students in year-long projects
  • School-wide theater performances that represent classroom topics
  • Emphasis on mindfulness practices

About Tru School

Trū is a private, progressive elementary school near downtown Palo Alto serving students K – 5 that makes learning a transformative experience. Academics are supported by direct, extended research and experimentation by students. Encounters with the outside world provide real life experience. Social emotional learning is embedded in every activity, by teachers with personal understanding of each child. The program is carefully designed to develop a mindset of growth and opportunity that will lead children to deeper, richer, and more meaningful lives. Come explore what we do; this is what school was meant to be.

School Profile

  • School Type
  • Boarding/Day
    Day Only
  • Grade Levels
    Kindergarten; Grade 1; Grade 2; Grade 3; Grade 4; Grade 5
  • Classroom
  • Gender
    All Genders
  • Enrollment
  • Learning Styles
    Experiential Education
  • Affiliations

Location Information

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address
    1295 Middlefield Road Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • Main
    (650) 469-3656