Description
Grades
Location

Since 1967, Nueva has offered an innovative and award-winning learning experience specifically designed to meet the needs of gifted students. By creating an inspirational community-based environment, Nueva seeks to unlock the passions, purpose, and potential in each student while inspiring a lifelong love of learning. Our unique constructivist program directs intellectual growth and development through integrated curricula, guided by an experienced faculty with subject-area expertise.

PreK–12

Two campuses:

  • (Grades PreK–8)
    6565 Skyline Boulevard
    Hillsborough, CA 94010
  • (Grades 9 – 12)
    131 E 28th Avenue
    San Mateo, CA 94403

 

Notably Nueva
  • Gifted education
  • Social-Emotional Learning (SEL)
  • Design engineering
  • Inquiry-based programs
Current Enrollment
Head of School
Tuition
  • Total: 810
  • Lower School (PreK–4): 217
  • Middle School (5–8): 275
  • Upper School (9-12): 318
  • Students of color: 49%
  • Boys: 402; Girls: 408

Diane Rosenberg

Approximately
$24,000 –$43,000
depending on grade
(details on Admissions website)

Student-to-Faculty Ratio

6.5:1

Grants and Tuition Aid

$3.6 million

Faculty and Staff (full- and part-time)
Language Instruction
Athletics
  • 199 faculty and staff
    126 full-time faculty
    59 full-time staff
  • 64% of faculty have advanced degrees
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish
Language Electives
  • Arabic
  • Latin

Basketball, cross-country, soccer, fencing, softball, squash, tennis, track & field, volleyball, flag football (middle school only)

Full Membership in the CCS, we compete against teams in the West Bay Athletic League and Private School Athletic League

Awards, Accomplishments, and Acknowledgments
Contact
  • Three-time winner of the US Department of Education National Blue Ribbon Award
  • Winner of the American Institute of Architects Award for School Design and Sustainability
  • Recognized as an Apple Distinguished Program
  • Appointed an Ashoka Changemaker School
  • Co-founder of the Common Ground Speaker Series
  • Sponsor of the Innovative Learning Conference
  • Highlighted by the Pulitzer Prize–winning and New York Times best-selling author Thomas Friedman in his book That Used to Be Us in the chapter “Average Is Over.”

Phone

  • 650-350-4600

Email

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Web

 

GRADES PK-8

HILLSBOROUGH
CAMPUS

6565 Skyline Blvd.
Hillsborough, CA 94010

650-350-4600

GRADES 9-12

BMMiniMap

BAY MEADOWS
CAMPUS

131 E. 28th Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94403

650-235-7100