Town School for Boys is a K-8 all boys' independent school located in San Francisco with approximately 400 students and a faculty:student ratio of 1:11.
At Town, learning is prized, love of school is essential, and boyhood is celebrated. Our core values are Respect, Curiosity, Belonging, Integrity, Joy. We are also known for the Town School New Teacher Institute and its commitment to training teachers new to their craft.
An all boys’ school, Town provides a rich and rigorous educational experience that addresses the distinctive energy levels and development of boys. This year we added an Outdoor Studies program that has boys visit the Presidio regularly.
In leveraging authentic curriculum that originates in the classroom, travels through the halls, and extends into the world. Our teaching balances traditional methods with key student-centered approaches including inquiry and teaching for understanding.
You believe that the best education for students requires a diverse experience because a broad spectrum of ideas is essential for understanding different perspectives, challenging assumptions, and inspiring curiosity, to support critical and complex thinking.