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The Big Building

Peninsula School

Since 1925

Celebrating 90 years of
Progressive Education Excellence
in the Bay Area

Welcome to the Peninsula School website. Peninsula's mission is to create a space where children thrive and develop their full promise as confident contributors in the world.  Here they learn about themselves and others, discovering their passions and growing intellectually in an inclusive community rich with choices, exploration, and play. We hope you enjoy your visit to our website and we encourage you to visit our school.



Progressive Education Network


Comparative Research on Peninsula Alumni: Research Results


Big Building All School Photo

We can be forgiven our orderliness,
but never:
the taming of the free spirit of inquiry,
nor the loss of enthusiasm,
nor the dimming of the vital spark
of faith in our free ideals.

—Josephine Whitney Duveneck