Palo Alto Preparatory School 4000 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA94303 Palo Alto Prepatory School shares its campus with other schools and agencies of Palo Alto. The school seeks to give…More strict structure to students while building academic success. Palo Alto Prep sends over 95 percent of their student body directly to college. Lots of parking is available on the complex.
Walter Hays Elementary School 1525 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA94301 Hays Walter Elementary School, home of the Wildcats, is a feeder school to Jordan Junior High School and Palo Alto High…More School. Hays Walter School is part of the Palo Alto Unified School District. The school has high-quality playground areas and is next to a city park.
Canopy Trees for Palo Alto 3921 E Bayshore Rd, Palo Alto, CA94303 Canopy Trees for Palo Alto is a non-profit landscaping company that services residents of Palo Alto and the surrounding…More areas. It specializes in planting trees in schools, neighborhoods and other areas in the community that are in need of landscaping services. Call the number provided for more information or to make an appointment.
Palo Alto Montessori strikes to differentiate itself from other schools by first and foremost emphasizing respect for…More the child, a notion espoused by the school's founder, Maria Montessori.
That respect is demonstrated by creating a partnership between the student, parents and school in which academics and motor skills are developed and education is offered in a manner that balances freedom and structure.
Friends Nursery School 957 Colorado Ave, Palo Alto, CA94303 Serving Palo Alto Families since 1955, Friends Nursery School is a non-sectarian nursery school. Located in front of The…More Friends Meeting of Palo Alto on Colorado Avenue with plenty of parking, it specializes in younger children from ages 3 to 5. A nice playground and trees make this a great place to learn.
City of Palo Alto Child Care Services 4000 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA94303 The City of Palo Alto has a wealth of family resources including child- care services. Its website…More (http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/depts/csd/community_and_family_resources/child_care.asp) lists licensed child-care centers, subsidized child-care information, child-care provider resources and parent support groups. This is an excellent place to start your search for after-school programs at Palo Alto public elementary schools and local day-care centers.
Jay Alan Jewelers 14 Town and Country Vlg, Palo Alto, CA94301 Jay Alan Jewelers has been in Palo Alto since 1966 and is located in Town & Country Village, across from Palo Alto…More High School and Stanford University. Jay Alan offers estate jewelry, as well as fine art, porcelains and other antiques. Watch repair is also available.
Ventura Community Center 3990 Ventura Ct, Palo Alto, CA94306 This facility is a youth and teen community center. It is the headquarters of Palo Alto Community Child Care and the…More Sojourner Truth Infant-Toddler Program. During the school year, it is also home to the Palo Alto YMCA's Ventura Activity Center. The Ventura Community Center may be contacted by calling the local YMCA at the number provided with inquiries, comments and concerns about the center.
Palo Alto Buddhist Temple 2751 Louis Rd, Palo Alto, CA94303 Palo Alto Buddhist Temple holds Sunday services as well as many events held throughout the year. Their dharma…More teachings are rooted in Shin Buddhism, which means "to live in the midst of an ordinary life, meaningfully and gratefully, transformed and empowered by the heart of Buddha's boundless compassion and wisdom." Affiliated organizations include a choir, a Buddhist Women's Association, Taiko drumming and the Dharma School for children, which teaches the Jodo Shinshu teachings to students from preschool to high school.
Palo Alto High School is one of two high schools in the Palo Alto Unified School District and has a longstanding…More reputation for academic exellence. The influence of cultural and economic hubs surrounding Palo Alto-namely Stanford University, Silicon Valley and San Francisco-has in part led to the growth of a highly diverse and educated community that places a tremendous value on learning.
The 1,836 students who attend Palo Alto High, or 'Paly,' come from a wide range of ethnic backgrounds. A major distinguishing feature of Paly's academic program is its Teacher Advisor (T.A.) Program. The teacher advisors offer weekly counseling sessions to students seeking academic, personal or career advice.
In addition to core academics, Paly offers a wealth of Honors and AP courses, including Calculus, US Foreign Policy, Environmental Science, Music Theory and Classic Literature.
Paly's athletic program is robust with football, baseball, basketball, water polo, golf and lacrosse programs.
The Palo Alto PTA Council, which meets at the offices of the Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD), is…More responsible for bridging district staff, the Board of Education, community partners and the PTAs of district schools in order to improve the education, health and welfare of children and youth. The group has many unique offerings, including a free clothing program – 'PTA Wardrobe' – for families within the school district, an art speaker series, and an art contest called 'Reflections'. The PTA Council also provides students with community service and athletics opportunities, including lacrosse, soccer and volleyball.
First Congregational Church Nursery School was established in 1963 in accordance with its mission of serving the…More community. Today it continues that mission while striving for academic success.
First Congregational Church Nursery School operates September to June and follows the vacation schedule of the Palo Alto Unified School District.
Hope Technology School 2525 E Bayshore Rd, Palo Alto, CA94303 Located in Palo Alto, Hope Technology School is a private, non-profit educational facility which provides preschool,…More elementary school and vocational learning opportunities for both typical students and students with special needs. Additional services include occupational, speech pathology and physical therapy. School tours are held the second Monday of each month at 3pm.
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.
Jamba Juice 69 Town and Country Vlg, Palo Alto, CA94301 One of Palo Alto's Jamba Juice stores can be found in Town and Country Village at the corner of Embarcadero and El…More Camino roads across from Palo Alto High School and Stanford University. Fruity or creamy smoothies are available with a selection of optional healthy "boosts" of natural vitamins and minerals. Jamba Juice also offers a selection of sandwiches, healthy snacks and organic oatmeals.