Life is a joy. And at Carden Academy, we believe that learning should be a joy as well. By combining a thoughtful, contemporary approach to student learning with traditional values of education, we help nurture confident, accomplished children who are ready to take on the challenges and opportunities of life.

Carden Academy of Almaden is a co-educational, non-sectarian, independent private elementary and middle school. Our spacious and newly remodeled campus is near Meridian Ave and Highway 85 in San Jose.


The curriculum at Carden Academy of Almaden emphasizes the interrelationship of the subjects presented. Carden is concerned with development of the whole child. It has a well-rounded program that includes language arts, literature, mathematics, geography, history, science, physical education, French, Mandarin, Spanish, music, art, and drama. A variety of after school enrichment is also available to every student.

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