Cold Stone Creamery 9 Town and Country Vlg, Palo Alto, CA94301 Cold Stone Creamery's Palo Alto location is in Town & Country Village, across from Palo Alto High School and…More Stanford University. Fun ice cream flavors are mixed with your choice of toppings on a cold stone counter to create your own unique treat. One fun flavor is the summer picnic pie-flavored ice creams and ice cream pies. For a healthier treat, smoothies are also available.
The Coin Broker 91 Town and Country Vlg, Palo Alto, CA94301 Opened in Palo Alto in 1980 by Jim Beer, the Coin Broker is a full service coin shop located in Town & Country…More Village on Embarcadero Road, across from Palo Alto High School and Stanford University. The Coin Broker offers rare coins, currency, precious metals and stamps from all over the globe and likewise, attracts stamp and coin collectors from all over the world. Stamp and coin collection supplies are also available for the budding collector.
These offices are ground central for Palo Alto's nationally-recognized school system. In addition to housing PTA…More meetings, these offices are home to the Superitendent, Central Attendance, Human Resources and other important offices.
Founded in 1893, the Palo Alto school system now houses 11,000 students and 641 teachers. Palo Alto's two high schools boast an outstanding 95% graduation rate compared to the 80.2% state average and 81.9% in greater Santa Clara County.
Remarkably, 74.8% of graduating high school students have taken UC/CSU-required courses compared to only 33.9% statewide and 47.6% in the county.
The system is in the middle of an exciting and important phase of expansion and modernization, following the passage of a $378 million bond in 2008. These plans include new and modernized classrooms, installation of interactive whiteboards and upgraded athletic and theatrical facilities.
Some Kind of Place 85 Town and Country Vlg, Palo Alto, CA94301 Some Kind of Place is a casual Korean restaurant located in Town & Country Village, at the corner of…More Embarcadero and El Camino and across from Palo Alto High School and Stanford University. Popular with the business and student lunch crowds, Some Kind of Place allows customers to fill a plate (or take-out box) with their choice of three dishes: one meat, one starch (a rice or noodle dish), and one vegetable dish. The menu has classic Korean dishes made with no MSG, including BBQ beef, chicken, and pork, as well as vegetarian options in seasonal Korean vegetables and glass noodles.
Home of the Jaguars, Jordan Middle School is situated on a quiet, tree-lined corner in midtown. The school offers a…More full schedule of academics and extracurricular activities, including multi-media art, band, jazz, orchestra, leadership, drama, web page design, video production, broadcast media and even biotechnology. The school is academically advanced, with at least 75% of students achieving a proficient or advanced level in Engligh-Language Arts, Science, Math, and History-Social Science. Per capita student spending is very high here, at nearly double the state average.