ABOUT US: MISSION
How We Work
Our mission is to provide a college preparatory education to empower each
student to reach his or her full potential as a successful, confident,
self-reliant individual, including those smart, creative students with
Orinda Academy is a co-ed independent school for students in grades 6 to
12 in Orinda, California in the San Francisco East Bay.
We offer a
college prep curriculum committed to providing students with academic growth, ambitious and advanced
classes in the
arts, competitive interscholastic athletics and a rich technological curriculum.
- We develop students’ critical thinking skills, ethical values, an
appreciation for culture, a healthy lifestyle, and a sense of social responsibility.
- We bring together a diverse student body with a multitude of talents and
abilities and develop their love of learning and an appreciation for the
opportunities in our multi-cultural world.
We foster connection, collaboration and communication between parents,
students and teachers to achieve a successful
- We update parents every two weeks with progress reports and hold parent
conferences three times per year.
Student support includes collaboration with outside tutors, therapists and specialists
to ensure student success.
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