Learn + Visit


We offer scheduled Campus Tours and host Open Houses during the admissions season. We would love the opportunity to meet you and to show you why our community calls Pinewood home.


Schedule a Parent Tour

Parent Tours take place during the school day while classes are in session. You will receive an overview of the school and admissions information.

Attend an Open House

Open Houses take place on Saturdays. You will become acquainted with the administration as you learn about our culture and program.

Before your visit, learn what makes Pinewood the best choice for your child's present and future.

Lower Campus Preview
Grades K-2

Middle Campus Preview
Grades 3-6

Upper Campus Preview
Grades 7-12


Key Admissions Dates

January 15
Online application deadline for all grades

February 1
Application materials due (recommendation forms, transcripts of last two years for grades 1-12)

February 3
ISEE Testing at Pinewood's Upper Campus, 7:45 am - 11:15 am
Testing Information

March 1
- Grades K-4 Admissions test results due
- Grades 5-12 SSAT or ISEE results due
Testing Information

March 15 @ noon
Decision notifications emailed

March 23 by 10:00 am
Enrollment agreements due

Admissions Inquiries

Admissions K-6
Email | 650-209-3020

Admissions 7-12
Email | 650-209-3060

Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Our 6th graders ventured to the Marine Science Institute in Redwood City for the Canoes in Sloughs field trip, where they learned paddling techniques, canoe safety, and did chemistry experiments on the water quality.

A Day on the Farm

Our 2nd graders visited Ardenwood Historic Farm, where they learned about the Victorian farm and home life of the Patterson family from the 1800s.

Robust Enrichment + Rigorous Academics | True to Our Roots

Considering our strong foundation, it’s no wonder that Pinewood students’ academic achievements match or exceed those of any school in the area. And with the guidance of our comprehensive, expert-­led college counseling program, our students go on to attend the finest colleges and universities in the nation.

Student Athlete Spotlight | Jaeden Bailey '18

Pinewood's Student Athlete Spotlight recognizes a student who: competes at a high level during both games and practices, is a supportive and uplifting teammate, shows leadership on and off the playing field/court, holds high academic standings, and is well-rounded outside of the athletics program.