Addison Elementary

650 Addison Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Principal: 
Amanda Boyce
Secretary: 
Nancy Panayides
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 322-5935
Fax: 
+1 (650) 322-3306

Addison is a neighborhood school nestled in the downtown area of Palo Alto benefitting from supportive volunteers and outstanding teachers. It provides a full spectrum of noon to afterschool programs along with standards-aligned curriculum.

Barron Park Elementary

800 Barron Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Principal: 
Anne Brown
Secretary: 
Amy Love
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 858-0508
Fax: 
+1 (650) 813-1031

Barron Park is an inclusive school providing a safe, thoughtful, and growth-oriented learning environment where all students are supported in their social development and academic growth.

Duveneck Elementary

705 Alester Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Principal: 
Chris Grierson
Secretary: 
Elaine Saussotte
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 322-5946
Fax: 
+1 (650) 322-4387

Duveneck is a strongly supported neighborhood school serving families who value academic and social-emotional education.  All curriculum is standards-aligned.

El Carmelo Elementary

3024 Bryant Street
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Principal: 
Danaé Reynolds
Secretary: 
Jennifer Fernandez
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 856-0960
Fax: 
+1 (650) 856-4817

El Carmelo is dedicated to academic excellence for all students, in a safe environment, supported by parents and the community.

Escondido Elementary

890 Escondido Road
Palo Alto, CA 94305
Principal: 
Chuck Merritt
Secretary: 
Maria Cristina Rodriguez
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 856-1337
Fax: 
+1 (650) 424-1079

Escondido is both a neighborhood school located on Stanford's campus and the host school for the Spanish Immersion (SI) program. Students can choose from a wide variety of school and PTA-sponsored programs to enhance the standards-aligned curriculum provided each day.

Fairmeadow Elementary

500 E. Meadow Drive
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Principal: 
Grant Althouse
Secretary: 
Alicia Gonzales
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 856-0845
Fax: 
+1 (650) 852-9436

Fairmeadow is a large neighborhood elementary school located between JLS Middle School and the Mitchell Park Library. Fairmeadow's dedicated staff provides oustanding standards-aligned curriculum which the active PTA supplements with many student and family actvities.

Herbert Hoover Elementary

445 E. Charleston Road
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Principal: 
Katy Bimpson
Secretary: 
Rachelle Tarifa
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 320-8106
Fax: 
+1 (650) 493-8130

Herbert Hoover Elementary School places primary emphasis on a core curriculum, stressing basic academic skills and good study habits. Through a wide variety of programs, students are supported in developing all areas of their potential.

Juana Briones Elementary

4100 Orme Street
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Principal: 
Tom Jacoubowsky
Secretary: 
Maria Eichler
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 856-0877
Fax: 
+1 (650) 856-3750

Juana Briones is a small neighborhood school where every student feels welcome and supported to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.

Lucille M. Nixon Elementary

1711 Stanford Avenue
Stanford, CA 94305
Principal: 
Mary Pat O'Connell
Secretary: 
Becky Brewer
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 856-1622
Fax: 
+1 (650) 813-1417

Nixon Elementary strives to instill in all students a love of learning, academic excellence, and an understanding that effort, perseverance, and resiliency will lead to success throughout life.

Ohlone Elementary

950 Amarillo Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Principal: 
Nicki Smith
Secretary: 
Heike Enders & Jane Dick
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 856-1726
Fax: 
+1 (650) 852-9447

Ohlone is an alternative school which includes both English-only and Mandarin Immersion programs. Both programs follow the Ohlone Core Values with differentiated instruction focusing on academic and social-emotional learning. Parent involvement is an integral part of the school.

Palo Verde Elementary

3450 Louis Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Principal: 
Hillary Miller
Secretary: 
Jenny Hsiung
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 856-1672
Fax: 
+1 (650) 856-6316

Palo Verde has a positive and supportive learning environment with clear and consistent standards for behavior. Through the cooperative learning environment, the school helps students develop academic knowledge, leadership responsibilities, problem solving, and teamwork skills necessary to be successful and productive members of the larger community.

Walter Hays Elementary

1525 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Principal: 
Mary Bussmann
Secretary: 
Ruta Henard
Phone Number: 
+1 (650) 322-5956
Fax: 
+1 (650) 329-8713

Walter Hays is focused on various school wide initiatives that support students and families in experiencing high expectations academically, socially, and emotionally.