Be Respectful, Be Responsible, Be Kind

Designed specifically for gifted learners, Helios has:

  • Expeditionary, Project Based Learning
  • Rigorous academic curriculum in a collaborative environment
  • Multi-dimensional learning, including strong social and emotional development
  • Ability-based Singapore Math Class Groupings
  • Low student/teacher ratio, maximum 10:1
  • Robust Enrichment and Electives program 
  • Outdoor Education with camping trips for each grade level
  • Large iLab MakerSpace for all grade levels  


Grades K-4: $42,450
Grades 5-8: $46,300
Founded: 2007
Number of Students: Approx. 159
Campus: 4 acres in Sunnyvale, CA
Association Memberships: California Association for the Gifted, The Head's Network, NAIS
Accreditation: WASC AND CAIS
Shuttle Transportation Available

"We have found at Helios a unique combination of teachers, staff, curriculum and community that, in concert, result in a truly special place. The kids are engaged. They form relationships with peers that are deep and genuine and beautifully complex."

- Helios Parent