San Domenico School

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San Domenico School
1500 Butterfield Road
San Anselmo, California, (Marin County), 94960
United States
Coordinates 38°1′8″N 122°35′23″W / 38.01889°N 122.58972°W / 38.01889; -122.58972Coordinates: 38°1′8″N 122°35′23″W / 38.01889°N 122.58972°W / 38.01889; -122.58972
Type Private
Coeducational (PK-8)
Coeducational (9-12)
Day school (PK-8)
Day and boarding school (9-12)
Religious affiliation(s) Catholic (Dominican)
Established 1850
Opened 1965 (current campus)
Head of school Stock
Grades PK-12
Campus size 500 acres (2.0 km2)
Color(s) Green and Gold         
Team name Panthers
Accreditation Western Association of Schools and Colleges[1]
Publication Verities (literary journal)
Newspaper The Paw Print
Yearbook Veritas
Tuition 2014-2015:[1]
$13,000 (PK)
$24,900 (K)
$25,400 (1-3)
$26,200 (4-5)
$27,600 (6-8)
$36,100 (9-12 day)
$52,600 (9-12 boarding)
Division Head Alyce Brownridge (9-12)
Cecily Stock (6-8)
Carole Chase (PK-5)
Admissions Sean Kenney, Executive Director
Athletics Dan Gilmartin, Director

San Domenico School is a pre-K-12 independent school in San Anselmo, California.

The primary and middle school consist of coeducational day students while the high school is coeducational day and boarding students.


Founded in 1850, San Domenico is the oldest independent school in California. Situated on 500 acres (2.0 km2) in Marin County, San Domenico is a Catholic school operated by the Dominican Order, although it welcomes students of all faiths and cultural backgrounds.

San Domenico has some 500 students. The pre-K through 12 program is a day school, while the high school is both a day school and a boarding school.

San Domenico is the recipient of the National Association of Independent Schools' 2007 "Leading Edge" award for sustainability. In 2008 the school's Garden of Hope was registered as a Bay-Friendly School Garden by StopWaste.Org, the Alameda County Waste Management Authority which promotes waste reduction.

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ WASC-ACS. "WASC-Accrediting Commission for Schools". Retrieved 2009-06-05. 

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