WHERE STUDENTS ARE THE HEART OF A WARM AND SUPPORTIVE EDUCATIONAL COMMUNITY
Old Orchard School was established in 1973 by founder Dannie Weston. Uninspired by the educational opportunities available to her own children, Mrs. Weston decided to create the school she wanted for them: a warm and friendly educational community that would ask a lot of its students academically and socially, and provide them with the skills, encouragement and support they would need to rise to the challenge.
Old Orchard opened with one classroom, two grades, and Mrs. Weston as its only teacher. Today, the school offers Jr. Kindergarten through 8th Grade across two campuses in Campbell, CA. The student body represents a diverse group of students, drawn from all corners of and all communities within Silicon Valley. Old Orchard, much like its students, grew at a challenging but comfortable pace, always engaged, but never rushed.
Now in its 46th year, Old Orchard continues to grow and evolve while still honoring i