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ENROLLMENT: Approximately 120 students
GRADES: Pre-K through 8, 1 class per grade level
FACULTY & STAFF: 25 teachers and staff, average tenure 17 years
AVERAGE CLASS SIZE: 13
MAXIMUM CLASS SIZE: 16 for K-8; 20 for Pre-K
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TECHNOLOGY: Campus wide wireless network . Middle school students use laptops and teachers use smart boards to integrate technology in their daily classes. Sixth and seventh graders take a weekly course in Excel, Power Point, internet usage, and programming. Third through fifth graders take a course in basic keyboarding, internet usage and computer programs.
TEST SCORES: Each spring, students in grades 3-8 take the ERB's, a standardized national test of the Educational Records Bureau. Outstanding test results validate the quality of Saklan's academic program.
CAMPUS: 2 acre campus under the Redwoods, 13 classrooms, library, administrative offices, 2 playground areas, and sport court
AREAS SERVED: Alamo, Brentwood, Concord, Danville, Lafayette, Martinez, Montclair, Moraga, Oakland, Orinda, Pleasant Hill, Pinole, San Ramon, Walnut Creek and other communities in the area.
VAN SERVICE: Saklan offers daily, round trip van service. Please inquire about locations.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Available to families of widely varying means; based on demonstrated need. 26% of students currently receive financial assistance.
PARENT ASSOCIATION: Every parent is automatically a member. Monthly meetings and Parent Education events are held throughout the year.
EXTENDED DAY: Available daily, 7am to 6 pm.
AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT CLASSES: Classes vary throughout the year and upon interest. Recent offerings included: Gymnastics, Dance, Science, Soccer, Mandarin, and Cooking.
• National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
• California Association of Independent School (CAIS)
• Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
• East Bay Independent Schools Association (EBISA)