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Walden Center & School

Walden Center & School is a coeducational private alternative traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 6.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


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Walden Center & School says

Walden Center and School offers child-centered academics that fully incorporate artistic expression within a supportive community of learners. Walden is a progressive, teacher-run elementary school. Our curriculum combines developmentally appropriate expectations with challenging units of study. The school's environment enhances each child's academic, emotional, social, creative and physical growth. The Walden staff supports experiential learning, cooperative endeavor, creativity and appreciation of personal expression within a broader community. We believe that children learn best in an environment that stimulates an interest in the world around them.



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  (510) 841-7248

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 81
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 1
Kindergarten 13
1 12
2 16
3 8
4 10
5 11
6 10

Walden Center & School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Walden Center & School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Gender 52% Male / 48% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 84%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

Other school associations

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