An independent elementary school and middle school in San Francisco dedicated to hands-on, experience-based learning
for nourishing creative and curious young minds


the wonders of science, math and technology 
cradled in the hands of the written and spoken word 
united in the beauty and creativity of the arts

Upcoming School Events

January 16th, Martin Luther King Day, School Closed

January 19th, 1:00pm - 5th Grade Winter Term Expo, Somerset

January 20th, 1:00pm - 6th and 7th Grade Expo, Mission

January 24th, 6:00pm - All Parent Meeting

February 7th, 6:30pm - Elixirs with Ed

February 13th - 20th - Mid Winter Break

February 23rd, 8:45am - Parent Morning Coffee Social

February 23rd, 6:00pm - AVS Speaker Series

March 6th - Kindergarten to the Tide Pools

March 17th - Parent/Teacher Conference

March 20th - Parent/Teacher Conferences

March 21st, 8:45am - Coffee with Ed

March 24th, 9:00am - Kindergarten ARC Program

April 4th - 6th, 8:45am - JK Rube Goldberg/Tinkering

April 8th, 7:00pm - Spring Gala


     Alta Vista School   |  

450 Somerset Street
San Francisco, CA 94134
Telephone:  415 / 467.3700
Fax: 415 / 520.5242