Meaningful Connections Thrive together

Your Story, Your Journey

Your interests, needs, and aspirations shape a student-centered experience as unique as you are. Join us and be part of a community that celebrates your successes and helps you grow through your challenges. Our students’ stories are at the heart of Crystal.

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Belonging and Connecting

As a student, you play a vital role in the well-being and vibrancy of our entire school community. Your presence, ideas, and contributions are indispensable to our environment’s collective spirit and health.

Our advisory program ensures that you are connected with mentors who provide personalized guidance and support. These mentors foster deep and meaningful relationships, creating a support network around you.

Collaborating with your peers and our dedicated faculty and staff, you find yourself in an environment where your contributions are valued, and your sense of belonging feels natural and strong. You feel connected and integral to the Crystal community in this supportive atmosphere.

Your Unique Voice Makes Us Greater

In the halls and classrooms, your distinct voice adds to the richness and broader perspective gained at Crystal. Our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion is reflected in our affinity, ally, and identity spaces, which provide nurturing environments where you can connect with others sharing similar backgrounds or interests, fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation of our diverse community.

Through DEI initiatives, we ensure that every member of our community feels respected, valued, and an integral part of our compassionate school culture.

Well-Being Matters

Mental health and well-being are priorities. We understand the importance of balance in your life, so we’ve implemented initiatives like no-homework weekends and accessible mental health resources. We’re dedicated to nurturing your whole self, ensuring you’re as emotionally and mentally strong as you are academically.

Your Path to Making a Difference

When we thrive together, it reflects a commitment to growth and well-being. It’s about creating a space where your dreams are nurtured and your potential is limitless. We aspire to prepare you academically while fostering a well-rounded, inclusive community for you to thrive.

Take the Next Step in Your Journey

Curious about how your story will unfold at Crystal? We warmly invite you to step through the arches, engage, and experience our vibrant community. Visit our campus, connect with admissions, or participate in our events to see how you can thrive in a community centered around you.

Student SupportLeadership

List of 4 members.

  • Photo of Sarah Schorn

    Sarah Schorn 

    US Director of Student Equity and Engagement
  • Photo of Allen Lyle

    Allen Lyle 

    MS Director of Student Equity and Engagement
  • Photo of Tracy Lum

    Tracy Lum 

    US Director of Student Counseling
  • Photo of Kirsten Smith

    Kirsten Smith 

    MS Director of Student Counseling

This is the start of Your Journey


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Middle School

10 Davis Drive, Belmont, CA 94002

Upper School

400 Uplands Drive, Hillsborough, CA 94010
Nondiscriminatory Policy: Crystal Springs Uplands School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

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