To register for any of these events, please login or create an account through Ravenna, our online admissions system. If you need any assistance scheduling a parent tour, please contact the Admissions Office.

Open Houses
- October 20, 2018, Kindergarten Open House
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Please register through Ravenna.

This Open House is a child-friendly event, and we encourage the entire family to join! There will be a variety of exciting activities planned in order to familiarize you and your student with our campus, academic program, arts, garden, maker space, and more.

- December 8, 2018 - Lower School Information Day (Grades K-5)
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Please register through Ravenna.

The Information Day is designed to provide parents with a complete overview of Bentley School’s offerings. The program includes classroom demonstrations/presentations, as well as opportunities to speak directly with Bentley students and faculty. This is a parent-only event.


Parent Tours
- Grades K-2  9:00 to 10:30 a.m. starting Thursdays, September 20, 2018
- Grades 3-5  Please contact the Admissions Office to schedule your tour.
Registration required through Ravenna.

Parent Tours provide an opportunity to see us in action by visiting the classrooms and walking around our beautiful campus. Our informative and comprehensive tours are enjoyable and conclude with a unique opportunity for Q&A with members of the administrative team. Tours last approximately 90 minutes.

Student Visits, Assessments, Parent Interviews
These will be scheduled once an application is on file.
More information available on the Lower School Application Process  page.

K-8 Admissions Team

List of 2 members.

  • Gina Gailmard 

    Associate Director of Admissions, K-8
    Bio ...
  • Francesca Molina 

    Assistant Director of Admissions, K-8
    (510) 229-4109
    Bio ...

The Bentley Story

Founded in 1920, Bentley School has fostered an environment that challenges the mind, striving to bring out the best in every one of its students. Bentley School is committed to academic excellence as well as the development of character and spirit in each of its students. (Read more in the Head of School's Message.)

Where We Are

K-8 Campus
1 Hiller Drive
Oakland, CA 94618
(510) 843-2512
9-12 Campus
1000 Upper Happy Valley Road
Lafayette, CA 94549
(925) 283-2101

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