Welcome!

Creative thinking. Self-initiative.
Joy in learning. Tolerance.
Imagination. Good citizenship.
New ideas. Compassion.
Community outreach.
Global Consciousness.
Curiosity. 


At The Young School, we present rigorous academics in an alternative context. We encourage hard work, organization, teamwork, and a multidisciplinary approach in everything we do.

The Young School is a Montessori nonprofit, nondenominational, and fully accredited elementary school for children in grades 1 through 6. We are located in St. Helena, California – the heart of the Napa Valley.

Current News

  • Save the date: October 18th Harvest Festival.
  • Parents, we have compiled a list of easy ways you can raise money for the school through your normal shopping habits. Please click here to get details!