Admissions Inquiries

Admissions K-6
Email | 650-209-3020

Admissions 7-12
Email | 650-209-3060
 

Learn + Visit

Space to Flourish

Come see what your friends are talking about.

The primary way families tell us they are drawn to Pinewood is by word-of-mouth, and we wouldn't have it any other way. What better testimonial could we ask for than our students and parents telling their friends and neighbors how much they love Pinewood? We invite you to experience the Pinewood magic for yourself at one of our Open House events.

Open House

Upper Campus (Grades 7-12)

November 5th • 9:45 am - 12:00 pm
Register Here

Middle Campus (Grades 3-6)

November 12th • 9:00-11:00 am
Register Here

Lower Campus (Grades K-2)

November 12th • 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Register Here

Parent Tours

Parent tours are in-person and for parents of applicants only. Parents of applicants can register for a tour after completing the first three steps in their child's application portal. Can't wait? Take a virtual tour of our three beautiful campuses in Los Altos and Los Altos Hills using the buttons below.
 

"It was incredible how well the Pinewood teachers knew my son and how they recognized his strengths and then gave really actionable feedback to help him have opportunities for growth."- Pinewood Parent


Students: Applicant Visits and Interviews


Upper Campus Student Visit Days

For students applying to 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th grade
Visit Days are an opportunity for prospective students to attend two classes, attend a student spirit assembly, and enjoy lunch with us. These are required for 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th-grade applicants. Parents can schedule a Visit Day for their child in the application portal after completing the first two steps of our application.

In-Person Shadow Visit

For students applying to 6th grade
Applicants to 6th grade will have the opportunity to come to campus to spend the day in current 6th-grade classes and enjoy lunch with Pinewood students. During this visit day there will be an interview with the admissions director and the head of campus. Parents can schedule a Visit Day for their child in the application portal after completing the first two steps of our application

Virtual Interviews

For students applying to 7th, 8th, 10th, and 11th grade
Virtual interviews for applicants to 7th, 8th, 10th, and 11th grade can be scheduled in the application portal after completing the first two steps of our application.

In-Person Interviews

For students applying to 9th grade
In-person interviews for applicants to 9th grade can be scheduled in the application portal after completing the first two steps of our application.

 

Get to know Pinewood's campuses, classrooms, and community through the videos and viewbooks below.