Welcome to Head-Royce School
Head-Royce is a nationally recognized K-12 independent school situated in the hills of Oakland, California. Our mission is to inspire a lifelong love of learning with a focus on scholarship, diversity, and citizenship.
Head-Royce enrolls a diverse student body of approximately 875 talented and ambitious learners. Our admissions are open to all students regardless of race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, nationality, or ethnic origin.
In our Lower (K-5), Middle (6-8) and Upper (9-12) Schools, we provide challenging programs and unparalleled electives in language and fine arts. Our Fine Arts program is offered in each grade and encompasses the four core arts disciplines: dance, dramatic arts, music, and visual arts. We instill the value of competition along with sportsmanship, individual commitment, teamwork, and self-discipline through our Athletics program. While we are dedicated to educational excellence, we are equally focused on social-emotional learning to build tomorrow’s well-balanced leaders.