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Ross Valley Charter is a free public school authorized by the State of California Department of Education that offers an exceptional, student-led learning experience for students in Transitional Kindergarten through 5th grade in Fairfax, California. Find out about our program by watching our videos.
"It's a place where the kids are allowed to discover what they're made of."
Ross Valley Charter is a public elementary school located on the White Hill Campus in the Ross Valley School District.
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At Ross Valley Charter, it is our mission to understand and support the unique social, emotional and academic needs of every child. In addition to the classroom teachers, our staff includes a Special Education Teacher, an Intervention Specialist, and a bilingual Family Outreach and Support Coordinator. Students also receive Spanish, art, music and physical education every week.
The White Hill campus offers plenty of outdoor learning and play space, and convenient access to the White Hill open space, where our students take hikes, read, sing, and write out of doors.