Pinewood is a joyful community with passionate, accessible teachers and administrators who partner with students and parents in the education journey.

Our three-campus K-12 school balances rigorous academics with robust enrichment classes. Our students engage in meaningful, varied opportunities that empower them to explore their talents and develop new skills. With state-of-the art updates, our facilities provide the space for all to flourish. We inspire the best in our students as we encourage them to become kind, well-rounded people who are poised to change their world for the better.

Pinewood is full and not accepting any new applications for the 2020-21 school year. Applications for the 2021-22 school year will be available in September.

A little more about our Application Process

Pinewood has four main entry points: Kindergarten, Grade 6, Grade 7 and Grade 9. Please begin the application process one year in advance of your anticipated start date. You may check the status of your application at any time through the MyPinewood button in the upper right-hand corner of our site.


Inspiring the Best

Admissions Inquiries

Admissions K-6
Email | 650-209-3020

Admissions 7-12
Email | 650-209-3060

On this episode of Cultivated Three parents share why Pinewood was the clear choice for their students, and for their families.

Individualized Paths, Communal Support

Students at Pinewood are encouraged to inquire, engage, and be aspirational. These six seniors represent an entire class of graduates who exemplify that truth.

Make it Better

Students add value to their own campus by designing and engineering items of need