Private International Schools in San Francisco Bay Area: Chinese schools in East Bay, Mandarin preschools in Berkeley, bilingual elementary schools, Chinese immersion programs for kids, after-school Chinese classes, pre-kindergarten, IB primary years programs in Oakland area
Shu Ren International School: Shu Ren International School is an independent, co-educational day school in Berkeley in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area, Alameda County, for students in Pre-K through to 2nd grade with plans to extend through 8th grade in coming years. We offer a dual-immersion education in Chinese and English based on the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO)’s Primary Years Program curriculum framework.
Shu Ren is located in central Berkeley close to BART, the 580 and 80 freeways, and is easily accessible from surrounding cities.
One of the oldest and best independent private schools in Orange County CA, Eldorado Emerson Private School has been dedicated to excellence in education for preschool through 12th grade since 1958. Eldorado Emerson received the highest accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and has approximately 200 students enrolled.
We promote high achievement and a lifelong love of learning through small class sizes averaging 10-15 students, exceptional faculty, accelerated learning for advanced students, and a positive, friendly environment in which students feel valued and inspired to excel in all areas.
In addition to a challenging academic curriculum, students in all grades take courses in foreign language, music, and art. Eldorado Emerson's five-acre campus features a full art studio, science lab, performing arts center, athletics department, computer lab, and renowned Monet Garden. Many of our students go on to attend elite universities, including Harvard, Cornell, Johns Hopkins, Stanford, and many others.
Sunset Christian School is located in Livermore in Alameda County in the San Francisco Bay Area of Northern CA. We are a state licensed preschool and elementary school offering programs to children aged 2 years through to 5th Grade. Sunset Christian School offers exceptional programs for preschool and elementary. Both schools are dedicated to serving the Tri-Valley area by providing high quality Christian education and training. Sunset Christian strives to provide a challenging learning environment for each individual child.
The primary objective of Sunset Christian School is to lay a spiritual and academic foundation based on biblical principles for all the children who attend. “For no one can lay any foundation other than the one already laid, which is Christ Jesus.”
Montessori Learning Center, located in Ventura, California, is a pre-school and lower elementary school offering Pre-K through 3rd grade instruction. Choosing how your child will be educated in the early formative years can be the most important decision you make regarding your child's future. Early education has a lifetime impact. Montessori Learning Center - Ventura is about life, growth and development. This approach is to help the children help themselves. Montessori is a great way to educate children.
Conveniently located in La Mesa in San Diego County CA, Mt. Helix Academy is a private preparatory school offering quality academic programs for kindergarten through Grade 8 as well as our AIM HIGH programs for for students with mild to moderate learning difficulties / special needs. Mt. Helix Academy received the highest level of accreditation that is ever awarded by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). We are a positive, safe, and nurturing school. Our highly skilled teachers use evidence-based methods with the result that our students love learning and our graduates excel in high school and college.
Mt. Helix Academy is in the family of schools operated by The Institute for Effective Education. TIEE is nationally recognized and is a leader in the San Diego area for the use of evidence-based teaching methods and materials.
Mt. Helix Academy is the East County private school that is committed to developing highly ethical, well-rounded students, who love learning. We are committed to teaching our students the skills and knowledge necessary to become high academic achievers, self-managed learners, and confident, charming, creative individuals.
- Elementary School
- Middle School
- AIM HIGH Programs for Students with Special Needs
- Foreign Languages
- Visual Arts
- Music & Performing Arts
- Physical Education
- Before-school & After-school Child Care
- Year-round Academic Tutoring
- Summer Camp Programs
3-2-1- Talent Showcase Acting Studios is an acting school located in La Crescenta Valley in the beautiful foothills of Los Angeles (above the Southern California cities of Glendale / Burbank and only 15 minutes from Hollywood and Downtown LA) that specializes in launching acting careers for children, teens and young adults. Here is what top Hollywood talent agent Jody Alexandar says about 3-2-1-Acting Studios:
"I have been scouting at Mae's school for years. Not only is it a fun experience for me...it is always a successful event. Mae is an expert teacher who imparts audition skills and in- depth camera technique to the performers, with a positive outcome. Mae goes the extra mile and makes sure that her students develop the confidence to conquer the ups and downs of the entertainment industry. She truly cares about each and every one of her pupils.
I have found students from 3-2-1- Studios who were newcomers to the biz, who are now successful working actors starring as TV series regulars, working in Commercial and in Movies. Simply put 3-2-1- Talent Showcase Acting school programs really work!”
We offer on-camera acting training for the beginner to the advanced working young actor.
Our premier acting program includes:
- Scene Study for TV/Film Acting
- TV Commercial Acting
- Cold Reading
- Auditioning Techniques
- Modeling Runway and Print
- Talent Showcases
- Acting Career Seminars for Teens & Parents Diplomas
- Master Student program
Immaculate Heart is an independent, Catholic, college preparatory school for girls, governed by a board of trustees located at the corner of Franklin and Western Avenues on seven acres of beautiful hillside property in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles, overlooking Hollywood. We attract very talented and highly motivated young women who represent the religious, ethnic, and socio-economic diversity of the City of Los Angeles and its suburbs. We are accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
Our students are immersed in an exciting and challenging curriculum that inspires a love of learning while demanding the focus and self-discipline necessary for success in college and beyond. Complementing the academic program, we have a wide spectrum of extracurricular activities designed to help students to explore their interests and to tap into their special gifts and talents. Immaculate Heart Middle and High School admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin.