School For Independent Learners

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909 N San Antonio Rd

Los Altos, CA 94022

(650) 941-4350

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Grades: 7 - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 50

Students Per Teacher: 2

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for School For Independent Learners

This school was the best ever. My daughter had previously been at one of those smaller schools, meant to help those kids who are bullied, different, or in some way just didn't fit in. Let me tell you, that was a disaster and it was with great pleasure that I enrolled her in the School for Independent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/08/13

Our daughter needed some individual instruction during the junior and senior years in several classes. SIL was great -- she really learned the material and she was very comfortable with and enjoyed the teachers. The instructors have mostly been at SIL for a long time - they are very strong and caring ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/28/12

Have found the school to be a great resource for a sick child. Teachers are adept at the material they teach, engaging and inspiring for the student. The focus is on MASTERY of the material - not busy work. My child has enjoyed the experience. Good communication and billing straight forward. Broad ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/30/12

My daughter dropped AP at the local high school because it was rote learning. At SIL she had intense intellectual discussions, more reading, less busy work and developed mentor relationships with caring, intelligent and demanding teachers, and she did well on the AP test. AT SIL, she loved learning.

Posted by a parent on 08/15/10

The school is solid, my daughter has been able to keep on track with honor s classes even through a tough illness. Good communication with teachers and staff

Posted by a parent on 05/30/09

Some people like this school. However, it doesn't require its teachers to be properly certificated, so their not good at understanding the learning needs of all students.

Posted by a parent on 05/08/09

What a flexible and fun school! I'm impressed with the communication and the atmosphere. My son feels safe and happy. It is so good to have him happy again. He actually likes going to school. He likes his teachers and they present the info in a way he can relate to.

Posted by a parent on 01/14/09

Great school, did what they said they would, unlike so many schools who just pay lip-service. Make kids feel safe and able -- they soar. Kids can move quickly and not be held back by administrative stuff or busy work. This keeps them interested and motivated.

Posted by a parent on 07/02/08

My student found academic success at SIL. His teachers were awesome and he said he learned so much more in a week than he did in a year.

Posted by a parent on 09/27/07

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School Profile for School For Independent Learners

Enrollment
Programs
Student enrollment:
50
Students per teacher:
2
Full-time teachers:
22
Number of classrooms:
School For Independent Learners Enrollment by Grade

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Los Altos schools — School For Independent Learners is located at 909 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos CA 94022. 909 N San Antonio Rd is in the 94022 ZIP code in Los Altos, CA School For Independent Learners is a Private school that serves grade levels 7 - 12.
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