Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School 425 Encinal St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Georgiana Bruce Kirby is a private preparatory middle and high school located near Harvey West Park. The school offers a…More rigorous, challenging education for students who strive for academic excellence. The school offers small class sizes that make it impossible for students to be "invisible." The school focuses on multi-disciplinary programs that create students who passionately seek to explore new ideas and concepts. The school is known for its students who excel in the performing and visual arts.
Developmental Learning Solutions 700 Frederick St, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Developmental Learning Solutions works with students that have learning disabilities and developmental disorders. The…More staff believe that self-esteem can help students drive their academic desires and improve their overall learning experience. There is never a perfect way for everyone to learn, so the staff tailor individual learning programs for each student.
Kumon of Santa Cruz 845 Cedar St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Kumon has developed a unique learning experience for students. The center has a low student-to-teacher ratio, and…More most teachers are students from the local university. Kumon is a leading provider in supplementary education.
Spring Hill is an independent school for children in Kindergarten through eighth grade. The school, which requires an…More entrance exam, works with bright, motivated students who are excited about learning. Starting in Kindergarten, students learn Spanish. Latin and French are introduced to students in later grades. The academically rigorous education believes students work at different paces and works to allow the natural creativity and spirit of the student grow at its own pace.
While the school has leased its property from the United Methodist Church on California St., the school is entirely independent with no religious affiliation.
DeLaveaga Elementary School 1145 Morrissey Blvd, Santa Cruz, CA95065 DeLaveaga Elementary School sits in a residential neighborhood in the Santa Cruz hills. It serves more than 600 students…More and their families. The school has a large Life Lab garden that allows students to learn biology, botany and ecology through hands-on experience. A variety of music and arts programs also stand out at DeLaveaga. The school hosts a Dual Immersion Spanish-English program that allows students to learn to read, write and communicate well in both languages.
College of Botanical Healing Arts 1821 17th Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 The College of Botanical Healing Arts trains students in the art of healing by using essential oils, herbs and…More nutrition. The school offers a 400-hour, state-certified curriculum that combines science, holistic healing theories and clinical experience. Upon completion of the program, students will receive a Holistic Health Certification. The faculty is professional, highly educated, friendly and dedicated to teaching the students to become top practitioners of the botanical healing arts.
Mission Hill Middle School 425 King St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Mission Hill Middle School is located on the west side of Santa Cruz. The school is unique in that every day starts with…More an announcement on MHTV, the school's in-house student-run broadcast network. The school offers exploratory classes that allow students 18-week introductions to a variety of fields. Mission Hill also offers a free after-school program called Arts Academy, which teaches students everything from the basics of self-defense to how to draw a comic strip.
Santa Cruz Children's School 366 Gault St, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Santa Cruz Children's School is an independent elementary school on the east side of Santa Cruz. The school shares a…More parking lot and a building complex with La Posada, an assisted-living facility. Several spaces on the south side of the parking lot are marked as reserved for the school and its visitors. Santa Cruz Children's School is for students in Kindergarten through sixth grade. The school works with parents, students and teachers together to create an environment that nurtures the students and allows them to learn and grow.
Lifespring Preschool 2560 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Lifespring provides a safe, nurturing environment for students ages 18 months through entrance into kindergarten.…More Lifespring prides itself on offering a program that caters to a child's individual social, emotional and physical needs. By learning through play, Lifespring students prepare for the challenges of grade school. The school has a large outdoor play area and a garden that give children hands-on learning experiences.
Branciforte Middle School 315 Poplar Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Branciforte Middle School is one of Santa Cruz's two city middle schools. The school serves 465 students in grades six…More through eight. The school, nicknamed B40, teaches students from diverse ethnic and linguistic backgrounds and strives to create a caring learning community.
P.M. Associates Insurance Services 556 Ocean View Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 P.M. Associates Insurance Services provides residents and small businesses with individual and small group health…More insurance. It also provides travel health insurance for students traveling abroad and international students living in the U.S.
Live Oak Elementary School 1916 Capitola Rd, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Live Oak Elementary School is located between Santa Cruz and Capitola in the unincorporated area. The school is for Live…More Oak residents in preschool through fifth grade. The school gives students a strong academic curriculum backed by a focus on the arts. At Live Oak, "Learning is viewed as a lifelong journey that is joyful and prepares students to become responsible and productive citizens of our world."
MCP Middle and High School 117 Fern St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 MCP Middle and High School is a private school that offers specialized education programs for students who are gifted…More and for students with learning disabilities. Admissions information is available on the website.