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PARKER PODCAST: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Parker
Parker’s diversity and inclusion programming emphasize an awareness of different perspectives and experiences, fostering in students a desire to contribute to the welfare of a diverse community. In this episode of Parker Podcast, meet Director of Diversity and Inclusion Christen Tedrow-Harrison, and learn about how we approach this important work from kindergarten through senior year. READ MORE

S.T.R.I.V.E.: The Building Blocks of Character Education at Lower School
by Head of Lower School Dr. Bob Gillingham
For the last 27 years, S.T.R.I.V.E. has served as the ethical foundation for the way we operate at the Lower School. S.T.R.I.V.E. represents what is carefully nurtured by our remarkably-dedicated teachers, staff, and parents all day, every day. There is constant guidance beginning with how to sit and listen appropriately, how to treat others well so that friends are made, and learning to share—key lessons that form the basis of good citizenship. READ MORE

Connect with Parker

Francis Parker School is a private, independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12 from across San Diego County. Founded in 1912, the Lower School is located on the Mission Hills Campus with the Upper and Middle Schools on the Linda Vista Campus. Parker's mission is to inspire a diverse community of independent thinkers whose academic excellence, global perspective and strength of character prepare them to make a meaningful difference in the world.

Mission Hills Campus Lower School

4201 Randolph Street
San Diego, CA 92103

Linda Vista Campus Middle/Upper School

6501 Linda Vista Road
San Diego, CA 92111
858 / 569-7900