Founded by Leslie Roffman and Tim Treadway in 1984; Incorporated as a non-profit in 1990.
Enrollment # of Children: 112
With special needs: 17%
Receiving Discounted Tuition: 20%
Total financial aid awarded: $257,690
Percentage using extended care: 75%
To meet the needs of those who have an interest in our diversity, we offer two general statistics. 61% of our families would likely identify as white. 76% of our children live in households with a biological mother and father.
Fully Qualified ECE Teacher: 100%
Average years at The Little School: 9
Education Program: 7,000 sq. ft.
Outdoor space: 4,000 sq. ft
Our innovative facility received a 1994-1996 SFAIA Award for institutional design.
The yard was renovated summer of 2009 to allow for a wide range of children to freely explore and enjoy the outdoors.
The facility includes three classrooms plus entry area, sensory room, small group room, indoor-outdoor building, multi-purpose room, kitchen, office, two conference rooms and parent-teacher lounge.
Operating Budget: $2,606,521
Allocation for payroll related costs: 82%
Anticipated sources of operating income:
- Tuition and fees: 65%
- Annual Giving and Events: 20%
- Released from previously Restricted funds: 10%
elementary schools attending
SF Public Schools
Little School Transitional Kindergarten
Numbers to specific schools vary from year to year based on siblings and other factors. The Little School supports each family in their effort to choose an elementary school that best matches the child and family.