Have you ever wondered what a Head of School does all day? In this week's column, Dr. Grauer takes us through one of his busy days, answering this important question: What if our smallest actions connected with the largest purposes in our lives?
Thanks to everyone who came to Grauer's campus on Saturday, May 18 and supported our talented musicians and artists at this year’s annual Grauerpalooza Arts Festival. This is our 15th year of the festival and it is one of our favorite events of the year.
This week's column is a fun matching exercise to see how much you know about The Grauer School. You're guaranteed to learn a few things about The Grauer School while you're figuring out these little-known Grauer School facts!
Welcome to The Grauer School!
As a premier private school in San Diego, we are steadfastly dedicated to preparing tomorrow’s leaders for roles in our global community. The Grauer School was founded in 1991 by Dr. Stuart Grauer to provide teens with an environment to develop their own empowered voices. Our green, six-acre campus in Encinitas, California offers diverse programs accommodating approximately 150 students in grades seven through 12.
Our Socratic learning environment allows our students to stand on their own two feet while developing critical thinking skills necessary to meet the unique challenges of a rapidly changing society and world. Our curriculum allows students the flexibility to take classes for fun, learn how to make mistakes, become confident pursuing their passions, and ultimately follow their hearts doing things they are drawn to, rather than plotting out preordained or controlled paths they have little or no control over.
At the Grauer School, we believe our students achieve more enduring outcomes by cultivating independent thinking faculties necessary for self-empowerment, which includes forming core values like personal motivation, freedom, and courage. Our innovative curriculum has resulted in many students matriculating to the nation’s finest colleges and universities. As an inclusive private school in San Diego committed to celebrating diversity in all forms, we welcome students of many cultural and social backgrounds throughout the United States and across the globe.
96% Acceptance rate to the
top two colleges of choice
176 Sister schools worldwide
(UNESCO Associated Schools)
have travelled to on expeditions
Top 10 Places to work in the U.S.
70% Student body participation in team sports
The Grauer Foundation for Education Board of Trustees will meet today from 8:30-10:00am in the Buie Boardroom. The presentation topics will included Graduating Class Report by Shelley Boniwell, and Annual Budget Approval/Year in Review.