Canterbury Christian School – Los Altos, CA

Traditional Christian Education (K-6)

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Kindergarten with “Children of the World”

Canterbury Christian School introduces kindergartners to community helpers, beginnings of American history, interesting features of countries around the world, and world geography. Children will enjoy writing, coloring, drawing, singing, and completing other fun activities on the countries of the world. 

2019 Open House and Parent Information Day

Each January, Canterbury Christian School hosts an Open House and Parent Information Day as an opportunity for prospective parents to meet our campus leadership, teachers and staff, and explore Canterbury’s curriculum and visit classrooms.

Los Altos Elementary school boys using tablet computer in school class

Low-Tech Classroom: Is Technology Hurting or Helping Education?

Technology is everywhere. Our children have more access to devices and screens than ever before, but is this helping or hurting their ability to learn? In this meet up, Father Steve Macias will share why their Silicon Valley elementary school 

Thanksgiving Chapel Message “Why We Are Thankful”

Delivered by Rev. Father Steven Macias at the Canterbury Christian School Thanksgiving Chapel Service on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. “Why We Are Thankful” Thanksgiving is a time when families and friends gather together, when Churches conduct special services of Thanksgiving.  

Saints of God

Canterbury Christian School Song: “I Sing a Song of the Saints of God”

The Origin and Meaning of our School Song For many, many years the students and staff at Canterbury Christian School have embraced the hymn, “I Sing a Song of the Saints of God” as our school song. It is frequently 

Ken Ham Field Trip: Science Confirms the Bible

Our Sixth-grade class recently attended a lecture with Ken Ham, the CEO and founder of Answers in Genesis-US, and the highly acclaimed Creation Museum, and the world-renowned Ark Encounter. His lecture entitled, “Science Confirms the Bible” was delivered at Calvary Chapel in San Jose 

FOUNDED 1974

The Very Rev. Norman Milbank and his wife Tillie Ann founded Canterbury as a mission of St. Paul's Anglican Church.

SMALL CLASS SIZES

We limit enrollment in each classroom to a maximum of 16 students to guarantee quality student and teacher interaction.

CHALLENGING CURRICULUM FROM A CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVE

With our Abeka materials, you can count on high academics and a biblical worldview so your student is prepared for elite colleges and demanding careers.

LOCATION: LOS ALTOS, CA

Our campus continues to serve students from Cupertino, Los Altos, Menlo Park, Mountain View, San Jose, Santa Clara, and Sunnyvale.

STUDY HALL AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE

Our study hall doors open at 7:30 am and after-school programs are available until 5:30 pm.

DAILY CHAPEL SERVICES

Canterbury students are enriched with daily chapel services.