Schools: Belvedere/Tiburon

Public Schools:

Reed School (K-2)
Bel Aire (3-5)
Del Mar (6-8)

Reed Union School District
Christine Carter, Superintendent
Reed Union School District
277-A Karen Way, Tiburon, CA 94920
(415) 381-1112 Fax: (415) 384-0890
rusd.marin.k12.ca.us

The Reed Union School District (RUSD) is an elementary district serving the southern Marin communities of Belvedere, Tiburon and a portion of East Corte Madera. The three school sites are located in Tiburon: Reed School for kindergarten through 2nd; Bel Aire School for grades 3, 4 and 5; and Del Mar Middle School for grades 6, 7 and 8. District enrollment is approximately 1,058 students. Last year's average class size was 20. RUSD students are in the Tamalpais Union High School District and usually attend Redwood High School. The District Office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Private Schools:

Grades: PK
Enrollment: 120

Ring Mountain Day School
215-A Blackfield Drive
(415) 381-8181
www.ringmountain.org

Ring Mountain Day School's student-centered program creates a dynamic learning environment to stimulate creative thinking, motivate academic excellence, and instill a lifelong desire to learn. Small class size enables the faculty to apply an individualized, integrated approach that inspires students to realize their talents, strengths, capabilities and dreams. The curriculum emphasizes problem solving in real-life situations, promoting comprehensive understanding of academics and the arts. Students develop overall self-awareness and a sense of personal responsibility to their communities: family, school, and the diverse world in which they live.

Grades: K-8th
Enrollment: 264

St. Hilary's Elementary School
765 Hilary Drive
(415) 435-2224
sainthilaryschool.org

A community of 40 teachers, assistants, specialists and administrators works with 260 students, a ratio of 8 to 1 that allows for dedicated attention throughout the day. St. Hilary School believes in the benefit of learning in small groups for math, science, reading, art and technology. St. Hilary School focuses on educating the whole child by providing a superior education within a safe and nurturing community. Children are encouraged to strive for excellence in their academic, spiritual, social, and athletic activities. St. Hilary School is accredited by both the Western Catholic Education Association (WCEA) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).


Colleges:

Kentfield Campus
835 College Ave
(415) 457-8811

Indian Valley Campus
1800 Ignacio Blvd
(415) 457-8811

College of Marin
David Wain Coon, Ed.D
Superintendent/President
Marin Community College District
835 College Avenue
Kentfield, CA 94904
(415)-457-8811
www1.marin.edu

College of Marin has been providing exceptional educational opportunities since 1926. The College has earned a reputation as a quality educational institution that provides a pathway for achievement and success for students of all ages. Each semester about 8,000 students are enrolled in over 1,100 credit classes on the Kentfield and Indian Valley campuses. Approximately 100 international students participate in College of Marin's International Student Program, making for a culturally diverse educational experience. Known as Marin junior College, the first Associate Degree was granted in the spring of 1929. In 1948 the college was renamed College of Marin. On the Kentfield campus one can view a 20-foot, six million year old fossil whale on display in the Austin Science Center, picnic in the grove of giant Redwoods or visit the current art exhibit in the Fine Arts Gallery. The College is noted for its drama, dance and musical performances in the Fine Arts Theatre. Other excellent offerings include a nationally accredited Nursing Program, a science field program and competitive athletic teams. The Indian Valley campus opened in 1975 after five years of holding classes at various sites in North Marin. The 33-acre site includes 200 acres of open space, an Olympic-size swimming pool and many hiking trails. Programs in Multimedia Studies, Auto Technology, Machine and Metals Technology, Court reporting and Medical Assisting are located at the Indian Valley Campus.

Dominican College
50 Acacia Ave
(415)-457-4440
www.dominican.edu

Dominican University of California is an independent university of Catholic heritage located 12 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge in Marin County, California. Founded in 1890 by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, Dominican enjoys a century-long reputation for excellence in scholarship, research, and community outreach. The University offers more than 60 programs of study that reflect the diversity and creativity of the faculty and students. With almost 2,000 graduate and undergraduate students and a student to faculty ratio of 11:1, Dominican is able to successfully blend personal direction associated with smaller schools with the academic resources of a larger university.