Accredited by Western Association of Schools & Colleges (WASC)

See what happens when great teachers, curriculum and community come together.

An independent school serving Jr Kindergarten through 8th Grade

Our small school community fosters a sense of belonging and purpose that facilitates success for all students.

Small class sizes and individualized learning

Academic and social-emotional learning to educate and nurture the whole child

Hands-on projects and real-world experiences

Unique specialized classes, including Music, Art, STEAM, Spanish, Creativity and Garden Science

Dynamic curriculum with WASC Accreditation

Passionate teachers committed to the highest quality learning experience

grade range

Jr K - 8th

average class size

11

student teacher ratio

7:1

founded in

1977

Wilkinson In The News

Garden Students Grow Business Skills

December 13, 2017

Last week, a busy proprietor rushed from her farm stand to the garden and returned with chard so fresh that it was still covered in dirt.

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Students Get Crafty for Holidays

November 29, 2017

They only had three days, but, busy as elves, kids cobbled together more than 15 types of crafts at the first Wilkinson School Holiday Gift Making Arts and Crafts Camp. 

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Wilkinson School Celebrates 40 Years

November 8, 2017

In 1977 a public school teacher wanted to try educational methods that couldn’t be done within the system. She wanted to cater to each child.

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Community Comes Together to Support Fire Victims

October 19, 2017

The proximity of the North Bay fires has spurred many locals into action. At Wilkinson School, a cluster of concerned parents put out a call for clothing and toiletries.

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Outdoor Tradition Continues at Wilkinson

August 31, 2017

On Friday, Wilkinson School students, staff and volunteers biked and scootered to Roosevelt State Beach for an annual tradition that gives them an excuse to get outside and enjoy life on the coast.

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Wilkinson School’s Creativity Lab opens

August 23, 2017

The Wilkinson School community recently celebrated the opening of its Creativity Lab. With pencils and paint and tools to tinker, it offers a nook for just about every student’s interest.

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Summer Camp Undergoes Revival

August 16, 2017

Students in kindergarten through eighth grade have been cultivating their Renaissance skills this summer at Camp Wilkinson as they engage in art, science and sport.

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Students Ditch Classrooms for Real World

May 18, 2017

Frankie and Rosie arrived for their checkup on Tuesday. They were a bit nervous for what was to follow: discussion of diet, vaccines, nail clippings and the worst — a temperature reading.

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Renaissance in El Granada

April 13, 2017

Students at the Wilkinson School were on an adventure around the world and through time last week. Intensive Studies Week is always a highlight of the school calendar. Middle school students traveled to London and beyond.

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We Welcome Your Curiosity

Every day we inspire curious, confident and joyful learners to be themselves and do their best.