Admissions Process

Thank you for including The Spring Hill School in your school search! Spring Hill is celebrating over 40 years as a premier independent school in the North Bay. Our Toddler–8th grade community has three beautiful campuses, each designed for specific developmental stages within our advanced global curriculum.

I invite you to come experience an exceptional 21st century school committed to academic, social, and emotional learning. You will meet our passionate, highly qualified teachers, who use project-based and traditional instruction to inspire all students to advance to their full potential. You will meet students who are eager explain what they are learning and why—they are as passionate about their learning as their teachers.

You will see a vibrant, 21st century educational community where every child is known and valued as a unique individual. Each day children develop confidence and competence, learning to be kind, compassionate, and respectful global citizens. Our graduates are innovative problem solvers and strong communicators who are ready to make positive change in the world!

I look forward to welcoming you to our school and sharing the Spring Hill Difference.


Tracy Walthard
Director of Enrollment Management

How to Apply

Select the appropriate program to be guided through the admissions process:

The Spring Hill School is a member of the ISSFBA (Independent Schools of the San Francisco Bay Area) and follows best practices and admissions dates according to the BADA, Bay Area Directors of Admissions consortium group.

For more information or to schedule a tour, complete an inquiry form or contact us by phone or email:
(707) 763-9222


How are applications prioritized for admission?
We give priority to siblings of currently enrolled students. Otherwise, we review and process applications on a first come, first-served basis.

Is there a wait list?
We often have a wait list for admissions, but since we accept applications on a rolling basis, the situation is continually in flux. We will let you know the status of the wait list to the program to which you’re applying.

How do I get an application?
First please fill out an inquiry form and review the instructions for the appropriate program. You can then complete an online application form or request a paper application: (707) 763-9222.

One of your campuses is located at the United Church of Christ, are you a religious school?
No. The Spring Hill School has no religious affiliation whatsoever. The Church is our landlord, and has been a wonderful partner for the many years we have shared their property.

Do you offer tuition assistance?
Yes. Currently approximately 18% of Spring Hill School students receive some level of tuition assistance. Learn more.