Contact Grades Calendar Bulletin

Welcome to Drake!

Sir Francis Drake High School is one of three comprehensive high schools in the Tamalpais Union High School District with a Fall, 2016 opening enrollment of approximately 1150.

We offer “ALL ABOUT DRAKE” events that are designed for prospective Drake families.  Information for “ALL ABOUT DRAKE” includes:

Thursday mornings

 Student Center

 10:00 am – 11:30 am

 Tours are limited to 100 people to maintain the best experience for all.

 Prospective 8th Grade students must be accompanied by an adult. Students will be turned away if they are not with a responsible adult.  Please plan ahead as our "AAD" tours are the only opportunity to visit Drake during the school day.

The 2016-17 “ALL ABOUT DRAKE” dates are as follows:


Thursday,  November 3    FULL

Thursday, November 10  FULL

Thursday, November 17  FULL

Thursday, December 1   FULL

Thursday, December 8   FULL

Thursday, December 15  FULL

Thursday, January 19   FULL

Thursday,  January 26  FULL

Please email a reservation request to .  Each request must include the following information: 

  • Requested tour date
  • Number of people attending
  • All names of people attending (please indicate which ones are parents/students)
  • School your student is currently attending
  • Contact email
  • Address
  • Phone number

 Requests with missing information will not hold spaces on tours.  Space will be held once the request is complete.

 If your preferred “AAD” date is closed, please check back to see if there are cancellations the Monday before the tour.  No waiting list is kept.  Please email Mimi Bennett Jarvis,, if you need to cancel your reservation or have other questions.

The tour will provide you with an overview of our Small Learning Communities (SLC’s), Academies, extra-curricular activities, as well as a tour of our campus

Feel free to visit for a wealth of information.  

Parking is limited.  Please allow enough time to find a space.