An independent day school for grades 6-12
Our students are what makes Crystal special, and they want to share their stories and experiences with you. This page was designed by them for you, the prospective family. Please take some time to get to know them. If you have any questions, you may reach out via email (askanambassador@csus.org). Please include the name of the Ambassador you would like to hear from, or send a general email and you will be connected with the student best equipped to answer your questions.

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  • Ainsley Jane

    Interests: Swimming, Science Courses, Global Trips, French, Graphic Design, Transportation, Time Management, Advisory, Cafe

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Menlo Park
    School attended before Crystal: La Entrada

    I chose Crystal because I wanted to go to a school where I would be challenged, given amazing opportunities, and could be my true self. Because of the opportunities Crystal has given me to try new things, whether it be new classes, clubs, sports or trips, I have grown so much as a person. I am encouraged in my classes by my teachers and peers to take risks and go beyond what is on the page of a book to draw my own conclusions. I had the opportunity to travel with Crystal to China where I saw countless things we had learned about in Comparative Cultures the previous year. It was truly a once in a lifetime experience. The Crystal community encourages me to be 100% myself. I don't think I realized until I got to Crystal just how special the community is and how lucky I am to be a part of it. 

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  • Andy

    Interests: Student Government, Badminton, Cross Country, Club Leadership, Global Trips

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: Burlingame
    School attended before Crystal: Burlingame Intermediate School

    My favorite thing about Crystal is how open and freeing it is. When I am on campus, and even virtually, my teachers have always made me feel welcome and comfortable. Crystal has created an environment where students and teachers have no barriers, and students feel comfortable talking to teachers about their day. Sometimes, I have conversations with teachers while we get our morning tea, and sometimes I just rant to my teachers while eating lunch on the back patio. Students are also free to go virtually everywhere on campus, meaning it isn't weird to just explore. This freedom is so Crystal, and it's something I think makes Crystal truly unique. 

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  • Bryce

    Interests: Track and Field, French, Yearbook, Fine Arts

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Atherton
    School attended before Crystal: La Entrada

    One moment that I experienced that was “so Crystal” was very recently when school was being closed because of the quarantine. You would expect that when school is cancelled for a while that all the students would be thrilled, but that wasn’t at all the case at Crystal. When they announced that school was cancelled, everyone was distraught, mainly for two reasons. First, everybody was sad that they wouldn’t see their peers, not just their close friends but just seeing everyone around. The forty-five second side conversations with people passing classes, talking with people from other grades in the lunch line, and just being a part of the community. People were also sad about not seeing their teachers. I personally would miss seeing my English teacher in the gym everyday after school and having conversations with her about everything but academics. The faculty at Crystal really bonds with all of the students, and I know everyone was disappointed that we wouldn’t have those in person interactions with them. Even though we are going to school from a distance, I think it is very telling that the Crystal community is still so strong, even from a laggy Zoom session.

    Second, everyone was just upset that we weren’t going to learn in the same way together. One really unique thing that Crystal students have is a passion for learning. Everyone was disappointed that we wouldn’t have the same in the classroom experience that we had in the past and were afraid that we wouldn’t be able to participate in the same way. That has proven not to be true, and the fact that Crystal has been able to succeed at a distance really shows how strong and tight-knit a community we are.

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  • Emily

    Interests: Art, Student Government, Club Leadership, Asian Culture Club, Dance

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Hillsborough
    School attended before Crystal: Spring Valley Elementary School

    While it is hard for me to choose just one moment that was “so Crystal,” one recent memory stood out to me. In the past few months, my peers have been handing out a completely student-made publication called Zine. I remember my friends and I huddling together curiously to read this new publication. It involved short stories, poems, and all kinds of written literature and media that were indeed quite amusing. One of the stories was a parody on The Metamorphosis, a book the sophomores had just finished reading for history. I remember laughing about it with my friends for days after we had finished reading it, cracking jokes about it and encouraging others to read the Zine as well. The Zine was out of the blue - I had no idea who published it, who printed it, who was involved, or even why it was created. I was so impressed that Crystal students could create something so clever and interesting. The topics of the Zine circled around the community rapidly, and it brought everyone together by giving us something in common to laugh about. I even remember showing it to my English teacher, and he loved it, too. While the publisher’s intentions are still a mystery to me, I’m glad I was able to share something made by the Crystal student body with the rest of my peers.

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  • Kate

    Interests: Tennis, Crü, Debate, Science courses

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: San Mateo
    School attended before Crystal: The Carey School

    I chose Crystal because every time I visited campus during the admission process, I was greeted by friendly, smiling faces, and I could see that everyone at Crystal loved this school. All of the students that I talked to were able to go on and on about how much they loved their teachers, their classes, and their extracurriculars with ease and enthusiasm. After attending Crystal for 5 years, I can say for sure that this sentiment is very real. At Crystal, I have the independence to choose what sports I play, what classes I take, and what extracurriculars I do, all of which I love.

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  • Max

    Interests: Swimming, Crü, Production & Design, Mock Trial

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: San Carlos
    School attended before Crystal: San Carlos Charter

    I chose Crystal because when I first visited, the teachers and students were excited and engaged. I really noticed how happy the students were and the teachers were kind and thoughtful. Crystal just had a special spark that I didn't feel at other schools. I also chose Crystal because I went to a small K-8 charter school with only 36 people in a grade and I liked that Crystal has a small class size of 90 students in a grade and an average of 14 students per classroom. This small size allows the teachers to really get to know the students, and the students to really get to know each other. Ultimately, these bonds are what makes Crystal memorable. 

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  • Nicholas

    Interests: Photography, Diversity at Crystal, Traditions, Clubs

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 9th Grade
    Hometown: Daly City
    School attended before Crystal: Presidio Hill School

    I chose Crystal because it was the right fit for me and my family. From the moment we set foot onto campus we felt welcomed and seen. I was also excited for all the experiences and opportunities Crystal offers that I would want to join. I was excited to explore my interests in the arts and be pushed academically. I was so excited to work in the art room, work in a dark room to develop film, and dance in the amazing dance studio. Crystal has given me the tools to pursue any passion of mine and pushed me to do so as well.

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  • Syna

    Interests: Plays/Musicals, Mock Trial, Badminton, French, Transition to Crystal

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: Hillsborough
    School attended before Crystal: Burlingame Intermediate School 

    My favorite place on campus is the theater. I love being in the plays and musicals, and seeing various clubs and groups perform there during our school assemblies. The theater is the place where I first stepped out of my comfort zone and discovered a new passion of mine, and it always reminds me of some of the amazing memories I have from my time at Crystal so far. It's a place where I truly feel comfortable and can take the time to pursue my passions. The theater is a huge room, but it's also a place where people come together to create an amazing production or share their interests with a larger audience. 

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  • Alec

    Interests: Swimming, Balancing Competitive Club Sports, Madrigals (chorus), Commuting, Courses such as Mandarin, Humanities, World Religions, Cognitive Neuroscience, LGBT community

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Portola Valley
    School attended before Crystal: Corte Madera School

    I've learned to love all of my classes at Crystal. All of the teachers effortlessly make learning fun and make sure to include every student in the conversation. One of the most unique classes I've taken, however, was probably Cognitive Neuroscience and Psychology. I'm more of a humanities person –– I love history, English, philosophy, and religious studies. This course was much more STEM-heavy, so I was hesitant going into it. Dr. Fox, however, made the content both relevant and interesting, allowing us ultimately to design our own experiment. I chose to study a linguistic phenomenon in Mandarin learners and speakers, running trials on my own classmates. The results were incredibly intriguing, and Dr. Fox helped me sort through them to come to a powerful conclusion. In the end, this course entirely changed my view on STEM courses. Now, neuroscience and psychology are just some of the many new passions and interests that I've discovered at Crystal.

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  • Austin

    Interests: Basketball, Tennis, Mock Trial, Madrigals (chorus), Student Government, Debate

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Hillsborough
    School attended before Crystal: The Nueva School

    Though this is not one concrete moment, the Crystal continuation of education in the time of COVID-19 was a response that, to me, was "so Crystal." Not only did the administration roll out a Zoom plan and schedules quickly, but also the teachers adapted to the flow of classes online almost immediately. Furthermore, "the show must go on" attitude of the Crystal faculty and students is representative of the Crystal core value of "engaging with enthusiasm," even on Zoom.

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  • Charlotte

    Interests: Lacrosse, Volleyball, Soccer, Peer Tutoring, English and History

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Atherton
    School attended before Crystal: The Phillips Brooks School

    A moment that was “so Crystal” to me was during the inaugural season of Crystal Lacrosse. We played an epic game against a Varsity team when we were still a JV team. It was a battle. Varsity rules are slightly different, with the actual game time being longer, so this was a big adjustment for our team. We ended up losing, just barely, but when we came off the field, everyone was cheering and shouting - it had been our best game of the season by far, one of the best examples of our teamwork and perseverance and also an example of how far we could still go. Only a few months into Crystal Lacrosse as a program, we had successfully held our own against, and really challenged, a serious opponent. This moment stands out to me as “so Crystal” because of the joy we had in overcoming a challenge. The pride and happiness of playing together and the awesome feeling of giving it our all against a tough opponent made me so proud to be a Gryphon. 

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  • Gianna

    Interests: Polynesian Club, Volleyball, Club Sports, Diversity Committee, Balancing school work, Commuting, Dance

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: San Bruno
    School attended before Crystal: Highlands Christian School

    My favorite place on campus is definitely the sports team room. Not only is it a place where different Crystal sports teams can come up with strategies for their next game, but it also holds so many special traditions. Every volleyball season, I look forward to spending time in the team room with my Varsity teammates and other volleyball program members. We always help each other out with our homework and do a little cheer before every volleyball game. We also like to use the team room to have fun dance parties to loosen up before a challenging match. One of my favorite parts about the team room is the magical atmosphere that it creates at Crystal. Once you walk through the door, you are immediately invited into a safe place with amazing people. I look forward to spending time in the team room each season because I have met some incredible student-athletes that I am still friends with today. I also get to eat delicious snacks and bond with many of my teammates!

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  • Kayla

    Interests: Volleyball, Model UN, Lacrosse, Soccer

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: Burlingame
    School attended before Crystal: Crocker Middle School

    My favorite tradition at Crystal would be the game we play in the spring called Elimination. I love how the entire student body comes together to participate in friendly competition. Nothing makes your day better than advancing to the next round! As the game goes on it’s really fun to see the way the grades come together as people have to stick together to prevent being eliminated. My favorite part might be the excitement and animosity that occurs when you eliminate someone, or get eliminated by a close friend. Elimination is a really fun way to spice things up towards the end of the year, especially when finals are approaching and students are looking for balance.

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  • Maya

    Interests: Student Government, Semester Away Programs, Mock Trial, Lacrosse, Transportation

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Menlo Park
    School attended before Crystal: Oak Knoll Elementary School

    I chose Crystal because it's a community that embraces "and" rather than "or." Over the course of my 7 years at the school, I've been able to do sports and robotics and technical theater and choir and so much more, all while having the full support of my teachers to help me stay balanced between school and getting to participate in every activity I love. While it's felt like the school has grown up alongside me, with a brand new middle school campus to prove it, what makes Crystal “Crystal” hasn't changed: unparalleled teachers (the strongest advocates and coolest people you'll ever meet), a tight-knit community, and an emphasis on a high school experience both in and out of the classroom through a supportive try-it culture.

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  • Reza

    Interests: Neurology Club, Chemistry Club, Track and Field, Cross Country, Science Courses

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: Pacifica
    School attended before Crystal: Ingrid B. Lacy Middle School

    I chose Crystal because I wanted to go to a school where I could be both challenged and championed, where the people around me would help motivate me to be my best self and to reach my maximum potential. Crystal is a school that has created an inclusive community which allows me to be myself and pursue what I am passionate about. Crystal is a place where I have been able to discover what my true passions are. Crystal has given me the ability to advance and continue to challenge myself in the topics of my choice. I also chose Crystal because of the enthusiasm that the teachers bring. I distinctly remember the enthusiasm the teachers displayed while teaching the material and answering questions when I was visiting Crystal myself. 

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  • Alex

    Interests: Soccer, Crü, Summer Jobs, Badminton

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: Hillsborough
    School attended before Crystal: Crocker Middle School

    My favorite place on the Upper School campus is by far the Cafe. From chatting with teachers at Office Hours to devouring nachos, the Cafe pretty much has it all. I absolutely love to go there for a refreshing glass of Antonio's water or to just grab some healthy snacks from the salad bar. As someone who has dietary issues, I can rely on the cafeteria to provide me with a delicious gluten-free meal or snack. 

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  • Ashton

    Interests: Volleyball, Basketball, Softball/Baseball, Student Government, Crü, French Club, Learning Differences at Crystal, Doubling up in History, TA'ing for Peninsula Bridge

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Burlingame
    School attended before Crystal: Lincoln Elementary School

    One of my all-time favorite Crystal traditions is one that is a bit out of the box; it’s a little game we like to call… Elimination (also known as “Assassin.”) I wasn't sure if I’d even sign up at first, but with a little coaxing from my friends, I decided to take a leap of faith and try it. On my first day, I managed to eliminate five people. At the end of the day, I got a shout out on the school-wide email update as “someone to watch out for.” Even though I sadly got eliminated a few weeks later, I still had an amazing time forming alliances with my friends and creating elaborate schemes in order to catch each other off guard. This will forever remain one of my favorite unique Crystal traditions and I think it illustrates our incredible ability to not only work independently but also together as a team.

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  • Eliot

    Interests: Basketball, Badminton, Club Leadership, Global Trips

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: Hillsborough
    School attended before Crystal: St. Matthew’s Episcopal Day School

    The Grade-wide Retreat before classes start is my favorite and, in my opinion, the most important tradition at Crystal. Before freshman year I was very nervous about switching schools as I had gone to the same school from preschool to 8th grade. Crystal set up icebreaker activities and also gave me and my classmates free time to get to know each other. The retreat was where I met and really got to know my good friends. It allows students to meet their new classmates and have a base of friends before school starts. Since it happens before classes start, it separates the social transition from the academic transition which allows for more time to focus on each transition individually. It makes the whole process much less overwhelming. 

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  • Isabella

    Interests: Volleyball, Basketball, Mock Trial, Instrumentals/Other Music-Related Opportunities

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Burlingame
    School attended before Crystal: Roosevelt Elementary School

    My favorite place on campus is the instrumentals room. It's a little hidden, on the lower level of the Uplands building and outside the history classrooms, so no one really knows it's there. It's a little chaotic, with huge instruments in their cases lying all around, chairs and stands taking up most of the room, and people bustling in and out of the soundproof practice rooms trying not to be late for class. Dr. Mishkit is always there, practicing his saxophone, or flute, or clarinet, or piano. It's always open, whether early in the morning to a free period to lunch to late after school. I have spent hours practicing piano in the back rooms, holding fake recitals for an invisible audience, practicing flute with other members in my ensemble, practicing a piano duet with my partner, auditioning for concerts, or just hanging around jamming. During class rehearsals, the instrumentals room is the place with the most noise, the most chaos, the most yelling (in a good way), the most frustration, but also the most triumph. It’s the place behind the scenes where the music comes together, before it is performed in the theater. As grand as the theater is, the instrumentals room, with all the spit on the floor from past ensembles, scribbles on the board of rhythms we just can't get down, and random pages of sheet music lying around, is the place where it all falls apart and all comes together. It is the small room where, right before a concert, every kid with an instrument in their fancy clothes sweats and practices the hardest runs of the hardest piece, right before their hard work comes to fruition on stage.

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  • Malyka

    Interests: Basketball, Volleyball, Biomedical Research Club, Singing

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: Union City
    School attended before Crystal: Belmont Oaks Academy

    Some of my fondest memories at Crystal have definitely been with the basketball team. I play on the varsity team and sometimes we played with fewer players when the other team had a full bench. That said, we laughed until our stomachs hurt, played with a lot of heart, and never lost pride. The team was a great opportunity for me to get to know the upperclassmen, especially when I was a freshman. I wasn't expecting to make such close friends, but I really do consider us a family. The upperclassmen created a new tradition this past year where they got to dress up the underclassmen on gameday in ridiculous costumes. I was a Christmas tree and my best friend was Santa. I wore a green table cloth and had Christmas lights strung across my body, while she wore a felt beard and a wreath around her neck. I am really excited to continue this tradition next year and make more memories. 

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  • Michael

    Interests: Debate, Dance, Transportation, Model UN, History

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: San Francisco
    School attended before Crystal: St. Gabriel School

    A recent "That's so Crystal" moment that comes to mind is the dialogue after the "Simpsons" assembly with writer Mike Reiss. I enjoyed listening to intellectual, complex—and perhaps most importantly—varied conversations and opinions. The opinions varied from “I loved it” to “It was too much for me.” Even though the humor of the assembly was controversial and some people disliked it, what mattered was that conversations and opinions instantly flowed after the assembly. It was an example of how truly wonderful the Crystal community is, that even in the face of differing opinions or interpretations, a rich and educational dialogue was present.

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  • Sammie

    Interests: Student Government, Cross Country, History Courses

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: Redwood City
    School attended before Crystal: Roy Cloud School

    The Crystal core value I live by is "engage with enthusiasm." At Crystal, I know that I can try new activities and take risks because of the supportive community. Because of this environment I engage with enthusiasm in as many ways as I can. My classmates actively engage in class which drives me to push myself academically. My teammates work hard at practice so I do, too. I get to work with other members of Student Government to engage all members of the Crystal community in all kinds of events, and share my school spirit with them.

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  • Amina

    Interests: Soccer, Lacrosse, Photography, Diversity Committee, Women Driving Change, Model UN, World Languages/GPS program, Global Trips

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: San Mateo
    School attended before Crystal: Borel Middle School

    While I've loved every single class I've taken at Crystal, one of my favorites was my 11th grade history elective: Western Religions. In this class, I learned about the theology of the three Abrahamic faiths: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. I loved finding similarities between the religions and getting a better understanding of their practices. Because we were fortunate enough to have people representing each religion in our class as well as the opportunity to visit places of worship and speak with clergy members, we got to gain first-hand knowledge of the religious rituals. Because of the deep discussions and interactiveness of the course, I found myself looking forward to this class every day. Though it was only a semester long, I came out of the course with so much newly found knowledge about three of the world's largest religions.

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  • Benjamin

    Interests: Backstage Crü, Robotics, Club Leadership

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: San Carlos
    School attended before Crystal: The Carey School

    My favorite place on campus is the theater control booth. I spend time here during Production and Design class, for Backstage Crü or to run the media, sound or lights for a large event in the theater. In Backstage Crü, we work behind-the-scenes to create the sets, lights and sounds of our theater productions, in-person and virtual. I hang out with my friends here as we fix equipment or sit and chat. I have spent many hours cleaning, organizing and fixing the space to make room for people to sit down on the back row of chairs or find the cable they need. It has become a sort of "battlestation" for me and the team of booth Crü.

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  • Ella

    Interests: Dance, Student Government, Clubs, TA'ing for Peninsula Bridge

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: San Carlos
    School attended before Crystal: St. Raymond’s School

    Being a part of the Crystal Dance program for my entire high school career, I have always been super grateful for our dance facilities. However, we had one sore spot which was our dressing room for the dancers. I used my position as Dance Team leader and applied for a Club Grant to refurbish the space with cubbies, air fresheners, lights, and anything that the dancers desired within the space. I surveyed all of the students in the Dance program and came up with solid data for why I was asking for this money and the VP of Finance was happy to oblige me. This is still my favorite space on campus because it was designed by a student (me) for students. It was a great example of how Crystal is supportive of student leaders in the arts and have systems in place to provide us with the resources we need to personalize our spaces.

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  • Jolaiya

    Interests: Crystal's Diversity Efforts, Affinity Spaces, Girls Soccer, Physical Education, Balancing Work and School

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: San Mateo
    School attended before Crystal: Borel Middle School

    I would love to tell you more about our school's affinity space for students of color called Keep It Real. Keep It Real is a space where I feel like I can completely be myself. I think of our club as a mini family that looks out for each other throughout the school year. We ask each other about how our day went, and even support each other during basketball, soccer, or tennis matches. Some things that make Keep It Real so special are our outings. Frequently throughout the school year, Keep It Real organizes miniature adventures with some of the students of color from the Middle and Upper School. We use that time to have fun and get to know each other. I have had the opportunity to become a mentor to younger students, as well as beat them in a little bowling competition. Keep It Real also helps plan the MLK assembly as well as hold bi-weekly "Big Time Snack Times" which are a place where all students on campus can come together, eat food, and have a discussion about a topic one of the members of Keep It Real is passionate about. A new event Keep it Real held this past year was our first People of Color Dance for all students of color in private schools across the Bay Area. I have wanted this event to happen since I joined my freshman year, and with Crystal's help and support, I was able to make it come true. Keep It Real is truly a space where students of color can find a voice on campus and a community that will support them throughout their time at Crystal. I feel very lucky to have found this space so early on in my Crystal career.

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  • Mason

    Interests: Basketball, Mock Trial, Clubs, English Courses

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 6th grade
    Hometown: San Mateo
    School attended before Crystal: The Carey School

    I chose Crystal because of the overwhelmingly welcoming atmosphere. Every day I come to campus, I am met with an environment of students and faculty ready to engage with enthusiasm. Crystal pushes its students academically, but it also creates so many resources and opportunities for the student body to express themselves and be not only the best student, but best person they can be. 

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  • Morgan

    Interests: Volleyball, Lacrosse, Soccer, Mock Trial, We The Children Club, Time Management

    Class Year: 2021
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: Hillsborough
    School attended before Crystal: Crocker Middle School

    I was sitting in the team room before a volleyball game, struggling through my math homework. The game didn’t start for another hour or so, and the team and I were trying to get some work done in a quiet space. Frustrated with a difficult problem, I groaned louder than intended, and an upperclassman heard me, then jumped in to help me. Soon, all of the upperclassmen on the team were huddled around my notebook, trying to solve the problem with me. We used the whiteboards around the room and filled them with numbers, finally coming to a solution. As a freshman on the varsity volleyball team, I was intimidated by these upperclassmen who already had so much experience being a Crystal student-athlete. But as the year went on, moments like this one helped me realize that the community at Crystal is something special, something hard to find anywhere else.

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  • Sophia

    Interests: Soccer, Lacrosse, P.E, Spanish, English, Transition to Crystal

    Class Year: 2022
    Joined Crystal: 9th grade
    Hometown: San Carlos
    School attended before Crystal: San Carlos Charter

    I chose Crystal because I found a community as soon as I stepped foot on campus. As I visitor, I was very shy and scared to meet anyone new. The entire application process was daunting and I didn't want to seem like an outsider when I toured the school. When I visited Crystal in eighth grade I didn't know what to expect, but I certainly didn't expect to find the welcoming and inclusive community that I have loved since day one. Even as I visitor I was treated like a real part of the community and I could tell that the students I toured with both wanted to be at Crystal and wanted me to be there, too. During my interview, the teacher interviewing me made the hard questions seem effortless and I immediately felt a connection with her. Every time I pass her in the halls she has time to talk, and I am now in her advisory because of the connection we made on day one. I love the community and kindness that I have encountered at Crystal and all of the other unique things Crystal has to offer. 

Crystal Springs Uplands School


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Middle School
10 Davis Drive
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 645-1000
Upper School
400 Uplands Drive
Hillsborough, CA 94010
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