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I am delighted you are interested in York School for your child’s education. York provides a safe community where students explore new interests, focus on academics, and participate in a valuable array of extracurricular activities with like-minded individuals. As you will discover, York is an extraordinary place.

At York, we are committed to developing inquisitive thinkers and citizens. York successfully combines the pursuit of academic excellence with a nurturing community. We offer a high-level academic experience, promote perspectives, teach life skills, and nurture a genuine community of care. Our ideals provide us with our purpose—to inspire and prepare a diverse community of creative, independent thinkers.

To sample our distinctive culture, I invite you to view York’s Break, a student-led, all-school assembly. Break is the energizing pulse of our school, a school devoted to the well-being and accomplishments of our students. York’s Break is available for viewing on Youtube.
Above all, I am confident you will find York welcoming. At York, adults listen to students’ ideas, opinions, and stories, creating young adults who are self-assured and motivated. York has a notable history of preparing outstanding scholars and exemplary human beings. 
Therefore, I invite you to explore our website and schedule a campus visit to discover what makes York unique. I  look forward to meeting you and your child soon. 

Warm regards,

Doug Key
Head of School

York School

9501 York Road
Monterey, CA 93940
Phone: 831-372-7338
We inspire and prepare a diverse community of creative, independent thinkers.
Since 1959, York School has created an exceptional college-prep experience for our youth: inspiring them to develop intellectual curiosity; challenging them to create and try new things; and preparing them to be passionate contributors in college and in life.