Students at The Renaissance International School in the Dimond district of Oakland, California learn the full substance of a traditional curriculum, and also engage in strong music, art and French and Spanish language immersion programs. The school is the only genuine three-language immersion Montessori school in the nation. More on our language immersion program: http://www.therenaissanceschool.org/
Tours for parents of prospective students ages two years old through Pre-K will be held on March 7, 12, 20, and 26, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tours are for adults only, because of the length and depth of the tour.
-Video overview of the Montessori philosophy and method of education
-Discussion of The Renaissance International School with question and answer period with founder and head of school, Leslie Hites
-Campus tour includes classrooms and outdoor areas
To reserve your space on the tour, call 510-531-8566 or email: email@example.com.
Tours are also available by individual appointment.
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The Renaissance International School was founded in 1992 by Leslie Hites, who continues to serve as head of school. A focus of the school’s philosophy is to provide children with an international center of learning and culture that is supportive and multidisciplinary, allowing children to achieve their highest potential. Students become compassionate, capable, confident, and creative individuals who succeed in high school, college and beyond.
Students thrive in the school's multicultural, multidisciplinary environment where they engage in individualized learning with a strong music, arts and language immersion program. Read more about The Renaissance International School’s curriculum.
Students in the primary years begin learning a second language. They are taught in English and Spanish or English and French. When they get to the Elementary level, students add the third language, bringing to bear a tri-lingual immersion program. The Renaissance International School is the only genuine three-language immersion Montessori school in the U.S.
WHAT PARENTS SAY
Parents say The Renaissance School is "the best kept secret in the Bay Area." As one parent stated: "I have looked at many schools and no other offers such a passionate music program, thoughtful bi-lingual program (French and Spanish) and true Montessori program."