One of five elementary schools in Mill Valley, Old Mill School first opened in November 1921 and its…More original structure is the oldest existing public elementary school building in Mill Valley. The school started as kindergarten through eighth grade but now serves kindergarten through fifth grade.
The school is a three-time winner of the California Distinguished School Award. George Cory, the composer of "I Left My Heart in San Francisco," was a student at Old Mill School in the 1920s.
Established in 1981, Marin Day Schools is a nonprofit organization that provides early childhood education at two…More campuses in Mill Valley and extended day services at five schools in the Mill Valley School District. It is part of Bright Horizons Family Solutions, a provider of employer-sponsored child care and early education for more than 700 clients in the U.S., Europe and Canada.
Marin Day Schools uses the "World at Their Fingertips" developmental, anti-bias and multicultural curriculum, which is child centered, hands-on, experiential, project-based and fun.
The Mill Valley campus is a project-based program that is community oriented and uses its location near Old Mill Park and the Mill Valley Public Library for field studies and project work.