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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Stratford School Hosts Family Friendly Events at the New Altadena Allen Campus

Altadena July Events CardBefore Stratford School welcomes its first preschool through second grade matriculating classes at the new Altadena Allen campus in August, this Silicon Valley based, award-winning independent private school will hold an Open House and two family-friendly events in July.

All July events are free and will be held at the Altadena Allen Campus – 2046 Allen Avenue, Altadena.

As space is limited, early registration is suggested at

Potty Training Workshop
Date: Friday, July 15, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

This hour-long Potty Training Workshop is for parents eager to learn both the basics of potty training and valuable expert tips to ease the transition from diapers, to pull-ups, then to underwear without struggle. Children are welcome.

Open House
Date: Saturday, July 16, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Prospective families are invited to preview the enriched preschool and elementary programs, meet Stratford’s leadership, teachers, and staff, explore the curriculum, and see sample classroom environments at the on-site showroom.

Art & Music Playdate
Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Designed for children 2-5, exploration and discovery is encouraged in this fun-filled, hands-on Art and Music Playdate. Parents are required to stay with their children, who will leave with the projects they create.

About Stratford School

Established in 1999, Stratford School is a leading independent private school founded on the belief that education is a significant influence in the life of a child. Stratford offers an accelerated curriculum from preschool through eighth grade with an emphasis in the areas of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) that incorporates music, physical education, foreign language, and social skills development. Stratford’s goal is to prepare and mentor students for admission to competitive high schools and colleges. All students are provided the necessary tools to excel and are encouraged to participate actively in leadership, community service, and extracurricular activities. Visit for more information.

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