Garden Street Academy will host its annual Open House, 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at 2300 Garden St., Santa Barbara. Prospective Garden Street Academy parents and students are invited to visit the campus, hear from the school’s dean of Lower and Upper school, and take a guided tour.

Visitors can meet faculty members and tour the academy’s facilities, including a black box theater, science lab, Makerspace and recording studio.

Garden Street Academy serves students in kindergarten-12th grade, focusing on project-based learning and social-emotional learning as critical components for academic achievement. Classes generally range from 10-20 students with an approximate student-teacher ratio of 10:1.

The campus is on a historic site encompassing 11 acres adjacent to the Santa Barbara Mission and the Natural History Museum.

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— Karyn Montross for Garden Street Academy.