The Little School At A Glance


History

  • Founded by Leslie Roffman and Tim Treadway in 1984
  • Incorporated as a non-profit in 1990.

Students

  • Children Enrolled – 110
  • With identified special needs – 22% 
  • Languages spoken at home – 11
  • Percentage using extended care – 61%
  • Receiving Discounted Tuition – 21%
  • Total financial aid awarded – $282,360

Faculty

  • Fully Qualified ECE Teacher: 100%
  • Average years at The Little School: 8.5

Facility

  • Indoor space: 13,500 sq. ft.
  • Outdoor space: 4,000 sq. ft
  • Our innovative facility received a 1994-1996 SFAIA Award for institutional design
  • The yard was renovated 2009 to allow for a wide range of children to freely explore and enjoy the outdoors.
  • Our building was renovated in 2015 to increase our classroom capacity and better serve the needs of families interested in full-day care

2018-19 Kindergarten Placements

  • Brandeis
  • Cathedral
  • Claire Lilienthal
  • Dianne Feinstein
  • German International School of Silicon Valley
  • Grattan
  • Hamlin
  • Harvey Milk
  • Homeschool
  • Lafayette
  • Live Oak
  • Marin Country Day School
  • McKinley
  • New Traditions
  • Old Mill (Mill Valley)
  • Presidio Hill
  • Reed (Tiburon)
  • Rooftop
  • Sacred Heart (Atherton)
  • SF Day
  • SF Friends
  • Stuart Hall
  • Sun Valley (San Rafael)