The Russian-American International School opened its doors in 2002 when a family of Europeans who spoke Russian shared a compelling vision – to create a school with a bilingual, multicultural curriculum and to provide students with the necessary tools to learn in a dynamic environment. The school evolved from being a modest Russian school teaching five pupils to becoming a center of learning for students from countries around the world. Read more about our school.

In 2013 we had moved to a new location at 3301 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94121 and changed our name to San Francisco Pacific Academy. Visit our new site at

Russian American School is now San Francisco Pacific Academy