Welcome to Berkwood Hedge School
Berkwood Hedge is an independent, progressive kindergarten through fifth grade school located in the heart of Berkeley. A leader in social and environmental justice issues, we are well known for a hands-on developmental curriculum that promotes deep and intuitive learning. A solid and enduring core philosophy - a rich academic and arts program, close ties between families and school, and a strong sense of community - are the hallmarks of a Berkwood Hedge education.
WE ARE ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
FOR THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR
Our application process, FAQ's, application and tuition assistance forms are all available online. We also have some openings in the 1st through 5th grades for the 2013-2014 school year. More >>>
Attend an Open House or our Diversity Committee Event.
TAKE AN INTEGRATED TOUR OF A FOURTH GRADE CLASSROOM
Experience how fourth grade students in the WATER class learn about a social studies theme through meaningful activities that build on each other and incorporate different modes of learning.