Above Nav Container

Utility Container

Search Trigger (Container)

Button (Container)

Button 2 (Container)

Mobile Menu Trigger (container)

Off Canvas Navigation Container

Close Trigger (container)



Latest News

View All News

This week's column takes the reader to Japan with Dr. Grauer, in the early days of his teaching career. Through his interactions with a Japanese family and his extraordinary adventures on the trip, he learned valuable lessons including how the role of a teacher is different in other cultures and how the teacher can sometimes be the student.

Continue Reading


The Grauer School, one of San Diego’s premier prep schools, was founded in 1991 by Dr. Stuart Grauer to give teens a voice. Our students have matriculated to the nation’s finest colleges and universities. Our campus and diverse programs accommodate approximately 150 students in grades seven through 12.

Students spend their days in a Socratic environment on our green, six-acre campus in Encinitas, CA. We want our students to try classes for fun, make mistakes, follow a passion, and do things that they are drawn to rather than plotting out a preordained or controlled path. We believe they will achieve more enduring outcomes and passions in this way, develop values like personal motivation, freedom, and courage.

A visit here could easily change the way you see great education

By The Numbers

96% Acceptance rate to the

top two colleges of choice

176 Sister schools worldwide

(UNESCO Associated Schools)

41Countries students
have travelled to on expeditions

Top 10 Places to work in the U.S.

-Outside Magazine

70% Student body participation in team sports

Grauer Events

Native Foods Cafe, 127 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024, USA
The High School ASB/Leadership class will be hosting our first fundraiser of the year tonight at Native Foods Cafe (Encinitas location) from 5:00-9:00pm. Please stop by and Native Foods will donate 20% of all proceeds back to The Grauer School's ASB to support our Winter Formal and Prom costs. Hopefully, everyone can stop by Native Foods for a healthy vegan dinner prior to returning to campus to see Dr. Edie at 7:00pm. Student Lead: Ricky A.; Faculty Lead: Dana Abplanalp-Diggs
Read More
all day
Gerardy Photo will be taking individual photographs of all students, as well as grade-level photographs and an all-school photo. We would appreciate it if all students would dress professionally for this day; gentlemen, we would appreciate it if you would wear collared shirts. Additionally, Tracy would welcome two parent volunteers to help with picture day. If you are willing to volunteer or have questions, please contact Tracy Ahrens in our Main Office by email at tracyahrens@grauerschool.com or at (760) 944-6777. Faculty Lead: Tracy Ahrens
Read More
Powered by Finalsite