Off Canvas Navigation Container

Closer Trigger (Container)

Search (Mobile)

Main Navigation (Container)

Main Menu

Utility Container

Above Nav Container

Fast Facts

San Domenico Lower SchoolSan Domenico Middle SchoolSan Domenico Upper School

Our School

  • 1850: Year founded as California's first independent school
  • Coed
  • Day school: Grades K-12
  • Regional and international boarding program options: Grades 9-12
  • Head of School: Cecily Stock '77, M.A., J.D.
  • Athletics Mascot: Panther
  • $12.6M: Endowment
  • 39% of students pay below the top of the Tuition Index
  • 33% of students identify themselves in categories other than Caucasian
  • 97 faculty members
  • 76% of faculty hold advanced degrees
  • 1:1 iPad Program in Grades 3-12
  • 53 athletics teams
  • 100% staff and faculty participation in San Domenico Annual Fund
  • 100% Board of Trustees participation in San Domenico Annual Fund
  • 55,265 meals to our neighbors in need over the last 5 years from the San Domenico Food Drive has helped us provide
  • 54,107 food items collected in the annual 2018 Thanksgiving Food Drive
  • 8 captivating theatre productions each year
  • 6,500 service learning hours annually contributed by SD students

Kindergarten - Eighth Grade

  • 7:1 average student to faculty ratio grades K-5
  • 10:1 average student to faculty ratio grades 6-8
  • 100% Sustainable school supplies
  • Wellness Team:
    • 2: School Counselors
    • 2: Learning Specialist
    • 1: Full-time Registered Nurse

Upper School (Grades 9-12)

  • Students from 154 different middle schools
    • 96 U.S. Schools
    • 58 International Schools
  • 15: Average Class Size
  • 24 Advanced Placement (AP) and Honors courses offered
  • 5*: Most common AP score (*Highest score available on AP Exams)
  • 1316 combined SAT average (out of 1600 total)
  • 29: average ACT score
  • 10:1 average student to faculty ratio
  • 48% Students of color Grades 9-12
  • Nationally Recognized Virtuoso Program
  • 20 Nights of boarding for day school students in grades 9-12

Enrollment

  • 680 Students
    • Grades K-8: 360 students
      • Grades K-5: 160 students
      • Grades 6-8: 200 students
    • Grades 9-12: 320 students
      • 120: Day Students (38%)
      • 200: Boarding Students (62%)

College Acceptances

  • 80% of our students were accepted at a top 50 nationally ranked University or Liberal Arts College
  • More than $8M in scholarship money was awarded to the Class of 2017
  • SD students matriculate to prestigious "name brand" universities such as UC Berkeley, NYU, Duke, Tufts, and Stanford as well as small, private colleges that are a best-fit for individual growth and success.

Campus

  • 515 acres in San Anselmo, CA, just 35 minutes north of San Francisco
    • Closest coed boarding school to San Francisco
  • One-acre organic garden, kitchen, and outdoor classroom
  • 2,358 solar panels, the largest school installation in the area
  • Music Conservatory:
    • 30 Rehearsal studios
    • 300-seat Concert hall
    • 25 professional Music Faculty
  • 3D Lab maker's facility
  • Athletics facilities:
    • State-of-the-art Athletic Center with Fitness Center
    • Swimming Pool
    • Six Tennis Courts
    • Equestrian Arena
    • Mountain Biking Trails
  • Digital Arts Classroom
  • Visual Arts Center
  • 118 bus stops throughout San Francisco, the East Bay, and Marin

Accreditation & Membership

See more Accreditations & Memberships


Interested in learning more?

INQUIRE TODAY