Berkeley Russian School 1316 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 Berkeley Russian School is a unique institution offering instruction to children ages three through 16. Located on the…More Berkeley campus, it offers advanced and beginner classes in Russian and Russian language classes in math, history, music, drama, dance and chess. The school was founded in 1995.
Berkeley Alliance 2000 Hearst Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 The "alliance" in Berkeley Alliance refers to the collaboration between UC Berkeley, the City of Berkeley and the…More Berkeley Unified School District. These organizations work together within the BA to bring together the ideas and resources of policy makers, community leaders and institutional representatives to come up with creative and just policies benefiting Berkeley youth and their families.
The Writing Salon 1250 Addison St, Berkeley, CA94702 The Writing Salon is an instructional business offering writing workshops and writing classes in San Francisco and…More Berkeley. Sessions are held seven days a week. The Berkeley classroom is located at the Strawberry Creek Design Center in Central Berkeley. Visit the website for a complete list of upcoming classes and workshops.
The Berkeley Review 46 Shattuck Sq, Berkeley, CA94704 Located near the intersection of Shattuck Square and University Avenue, The Berkeley Review is easily accessible by car,…More on foot or via public transportation. The school is set up to train students for the MCAT at affordable rates. The average scores achieved by graduates are reputed by The Berkeley Review to be above the national average.
Berkeley Technology Academy 2701 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA94703 Berkeley Technology Academy is the City of Berkeley’s continuation high school for students who need to make up…More credit deficits or who, for other reasons, prefer the smaller learning environment. “B-Tech,” as it’s often called, offers a wide range of academics and after-school programs, including vocational training and tutoring.
Berkeley Unified School District 2134 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA94704 This is the administrative office for the Berkeley Unified School District. It manages 11 elementary schools, three…More middle schools and three high schools within the city of Berkeley. It is also in charge of nutrition services, purchasing and reprographic services, risk management, benefits and transportation. If you would like to enroll your child in one of the schools, visit the office and fill out the appropriate forms. You can also tour the schools by appointment.
2020 Vision 1835 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA94703 2020 Vision is a gathering of several groups in Berkeley, all working toward the goal of equal achievement and health…More for all Berkeley children by the year 2020. Those working together to make the necessary changes to make this happen include UC Berkeley, the City of Berkeley, Berkeley School District, faith-based groups, parents and teachers. Visit 2020 Vision's website for more information.
Berkeley English Academy 2161 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 With a convenient location near the UC Berkeley campus, the Berkeley English Academy has been going strong since 1990.…More The school specializes in ESL and TOEFL classes. The school has federally authorized enrollment plans for non-immigrant alien students. Homestays can be coordinated with local families. The school has seven levels of instruction available to students from beginning to the highest: TOEFL.
Rosen Method - The Berkeley Center 825 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA94710 The Rosen Method - The Berkeley Center is a school dedicated to helping the body and mind through massage, as well as…More using the other four senses. By attending Rosen Method classes, you will gain the knowledge to perform this method and help your clients in brand-new ways.
Berkeley Friends Church 1600 Sacramento St, Berkeley, CA94702 Berkeley Friends Church is a Quaker meeting house that has worship and Sunday school every weekend and offers Bible…More study during the week. This location is home to The Berkeley Food Pantry, which distributes food to Berkeley and Albany residents that have emergency food needs. Cedar Creek Montessori School also uses space here, but the school is not affiliated with the church. For more information on the history of the church, its worship and charity, refer to the website or give the office a call.
The Berkeley School 1310 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 The Berkeley School is an independent, nonprofit school that offers a range of programs and lessons, including early…More childhood, elementary and middle school programs for children. Some subjects and activities include work in math, science, arts, history, English, language and more. The school also offers sports programs, music classes and vacation camps. Check its website for details on programs or call to arrange a tour,
Berkeley Digital Film Institute 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Even though it has only been around since 2007, the Berkeley Digital Film Institute has taken its place as a…More well-respected film school in a great location among the film post-production studios in West Berkeley. Its faculty boasts some important names and its students have already found commercial and artistic success. Visit their website for program and admissions information.
Berkeley Chess School 1581 le Roy Ave, Berkeley, CA94708 The Berkeley Chess School (BCS) teaches more than 7,000 students the art of chess at more than 164 schools throughout…More Northern California. The school is a nonprofit 510(c)(3) organization that seeks to enrich the lives of children from all backgrounds in the discipline of chess. BCS offers eight regional chess tournaments, as well as summer camps and Friday night chess classes in Berkeley and Walnut Creek in addition to the hour-long instruction that it offers in schools. The Berkeley Chess School is also committed to teaching students with special needs and students in Title I schools.
Berkeley Public Education Foundation 1835 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA94703 The Berkeley Public Education Foundation brings together parents, teachers, volunteers and donors to enrich the…More experience of Berkeley public school students. With the donations received, it provides grants for field trips, visits from creative types, expands libraries and funds teacher improvement programs.
Washington Elementary School 2300 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA94704 Washington Elementary School is in downtown Berkeley, across the street from Berkeley High School, allowing the 353…More students access to many programs and facilities. Students can read with buddies from nearby Berkeley Senior Center, and all kids from kindergarten through third grade get swimming and water-safety lessons at the nearby Berkeley YMCA. There are dedicated classrooms for music and science, and an art instructor from the nearby Museum of Children's Art. Rita Kimball is the principal of the school.
Unity of Berkeley 1712 Euclid Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 Unity of Berkeley holds services at the Berkeley Ecumenical Center on Le Conte, just north of UC Berkeley, a space it…More shares with several other ministries. The church is affiliated with the Unity School of Christianity. The church is inclusive of all races, ethnicities and sexual orientations and believes that God is absolutely good and that humans have divine spirit within them. Weekly services start at 10:30am on Sundays and a noon meditation is held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Acupressure Institute 1533 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 The Acupressure Institute, located near downtown Berkeley and close to the UC Berkeley campus, offers classes in Eastern…More healing technique. Classes include comprehensive training in various massage modalities. The center is quiet and peaceful, tucked back from the street, with a parking lot in front – a rarity in this area of Berkeley.
New Bridge Foundation 1841 Berkeley Way, Berkeley, CA94703 Since 1968, New Bridge Foundation has used holistic and alternative methods to treat drug dependency and mental health…More issues for adults in the Berkeley community. While the Berkeley Way address is an administrative office, the main treatment site is in a mansion overlooking the city in the Berkeley hills. It also provides school programs aimed at reducing drug dependency in teens.
UC-Berkeley Physical Plant - Campus Services 2000 Carleton St, Berkeley, CA94720 This department maintains Cal's heating, ventilation, electric and custodial services. It also maintains the gardens and…More grounds. Members of the Cal community can submit a work order online if they have a maintenance problem. The office is located on Carleton at Milvia streets, next to the former Berkeley Iceland.
Berkeley Creative Wellness Center 2340 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 The Berkeley Creative Wellness Center offers professional counseling and socialization for adults with mental…More health issues. They have programs in creative writing, art, living schools, yoga, pre-vocational training and general support. The artwork created by members has appeared in art exhibits throughout the Bay area. The Berkeley Creative Wellness Center is partly funded by the City of Berkeley Arts Commission.
New School of Berkeley 1606 Bonita Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 The New School of Berkeley offers preschool for kids ages 2 to 5 1/2, and day care before and after school for older…More kids up to age 12. The school is structured to teach students independence and responsibility, allowing them to choose their activities while operating under a trust contract between themselves and the teachers. It emphasizes creative pursuits, and offers classes including carpentry, cooking, arts and crafts, and drama.
University of California-Berkeley Human Resources Office 2150 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 This office on Shattuck Avenue handles employment and benefits administration for the Berkeley campus. Located in the…More Chase Bank building directly opposite the main entrance to the Berkeley BART station, it advises employees and university departments on recruiting, diversity outreach and other HR issues. If you're looking for a job at Cal, listings can be found online at <a href="http://jobs.berkeley.edu/">http://jobs.berkeley.edu</a>.
German International School of Silicon Valley 1581 le Roy Ave, Berkeley, CA94708 The German International School of Silicon Valley, Berkeley is located in the historic Hillside school building,…More which is located in the Berkeley Hills. This is a satellite school that is an extension of the greater German International School in the Bay Area, serving K - 5th grade students. The GISSV East Bay campus shares the same bilingual and educational philosophy, curriculum guidelines and student-to-teacher ratios as the parent school in Mountain View.
Berkeley Adult School 1701 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 The Berkeley Adult School offers a wide assortment of classes for men and women. These include technical programs that…More provide training in computer software, office skills and job preparation as well as general classes in math and science for those who wish to obtain a high school diploma. Students can also participate in English as a Second Language classes that instruct adults in pronunciation and the written world of English. A traffic violation school is also located on the premises.
Internal Medicine Associates of Berkeley 2500 Milvia St, Berkeley, CA94704 Internal Medicine Associates of Berkeley is a private medical practice. It specializes in internal medicine. The…More practice is led by Drs. Andrew J. Ross and Deborah L. Demott, graduates of Brown Medical School and the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, respectively.
Rosa Parks Elementary School 920 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA94710 Rosa Parks Elementary School is Berkeley Unified's environmental science magnet school. It has computer and science labs…More and an edible Schoolyard. All kids get weekly science enrichment. Rosa Parks has a dual-immersion English-Spanish bilingual program. Paco Furlan is principal.
McCone Hall 507 McCone Hall, Berkeley, CA94720 McCone Hall is located in the heart of UC Berkeley's sprawling campus. It is home to the Department of Earth and…More Planetary Science and the Department of Geography.