Welcome to Park Day School

Thank you for including Park Day School in your school search. We look forward to getting to know you and your family! We invite you to start your school search by submitting an inquiry form

At Park Day School, we prepare students to be informed, courageous, and compassionate people who shape a more equitable and sustainable world. Within our K-8 progressive program, developing intrinsic motivation is key. Our curriculum is intended to teach young people how to find satisfaction through development and mastery of academic challenges, and to help them find their own love for learning. 

We hope that your school search and the admissions process helps you learn more about your child, and about the educational environment that makes most sense for your family. We are here to support you every step of the way.  Please don’t hesitate to reach out 510-496-5151 or josie.agshapiro@parkdayschool.org.


Josie A.G. Shapiro
Chief Enrollment & Admission Officer

Reflections from Park Day Alumni

After they graduate, what do alumni remember about their time at Park Day School? Developing a growth mind-set, friendship, belonging, loving learning, and so much more.

Non-Discrimination Policy

Park Day School admits students of any race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, or disability to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities of the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, gender, gender identity, religion, ethnicity or national origin, sexual orientation, or physical disability in the administration of its educational policies, tuition assistance policies, or other school-administered programs.