WELCOME TO ACDS. At Almaden Country Day School, our unique balance of academic rigor, character development, and the joy of childhood enables us to discover the gifts in every child. We offer a safe, welcoming, and joyful school featuring small class sizes, enthusiastic and caring teachers, and a low-stress, high-opportunity learning environment. ACDS is a place where children grow into confident, curious, prepared learners who thrive in high school, college, and beyond.
Families re-enrolling at ACDS each year
Electives offered in the Middle School
Students participating in after-school sports & clinics
Average teacher tenure
Books in our school library
Faculty with children who are ACDS alumni
Enrichment classes a fourth-grader experiences in a week
Congratulations, Class of 2021! They will be attending public and private schools of their choice. Of our eighth graders who apply to private high schools, our 10-year acceptance rate is 98%.
- Archbishop Mitty High School
- Athenian School
- Bellarmine College Preparatory
- Harker School
- Menlo School
- Notre Dame High School
- Oakwood School
- Presentation High School
- Saint Francis High School
- Stevenson School
- Valley Christian High School
Learn more about our amazing alumni community.