At a Glance




Dublin, California, East of San Francisco and near Silicon Valley

Student Body

Coeducational, college preparatory school offering grades JK-12; Total population 700: 260 students in grade JK-5 and 440 students in grades 6-12; average class size 16-18 students; a diverse community of students from over 26 different countries

Teaching Faculty

Masters and Doctorate degrees

Student to Staff Ratio



Basketball, soccer, badminton, volleyball, cross country, track and field, flag football

Campus Features

10-acre campus with a total of 62 instructional classrooms, science labs, technology and fabrication labs, lecture hall, student store, dining hall, lower school and upper school libraries, multipurpose room, gymnasium, outdoor playing field and visual and performing arts studios.

Student Life

Jazz Band, Robotics, Theater, Visual Arts, Dance, Student Council/ASB, Yearbook, Harvard Model Congress, Model UN, Leadership, California Scholastic Federation, Science Bowl, Speech and Debate and more

Notable Courses

IB (International Baccalaureate) and AP (Advanced Placmenet)- College Level Classes
Engineering is Elementary
FOSS- Integrated Science Curriculum
Engineering and Design Assembly
Solid State Chemistry
Biology with Applications
World Laguages Required at all levels
Advanced Studio Art

College Counseling

College placement counseling and general student advising and guidance is offered. One counselor to 40 graduating students.

College Placement Highlights for 2016

100% College Acceptance Rate; 71% of graduates from the class of 2016 received Merit Scholarships to attend college; 125 acceptance to Top 50 schools. Use this link to view our full list of college acceptances.

School Ranking

Quarry Lane School is ranked in the top 1.5% of the best private high schools in the US and the top 10 in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2015 (by 75% of students tested have been identified as gifted and talented by Johns Hopkins University - Center for Talented Youth.

International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP) & Honors Course

IB Classes: 28

AP Classes: 13

Honors Classes: 7

College Board Exams

Average SAT Score: 2156*

  • Reading : 717
  • Math: 726
  • Writing: 713

Average ACT Score: 32*

*Excludes ESL Students