Privacy Policy

Welcome to the International School of the Peninsula (ISTP) website. We hope you find your visit to be helpful and that you find what you’re looking for. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for our site (
Information Gathering
We may use your IP (internet Protocol) address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our website by identifying (1) which parts of our site are most heavily used and (2) which portion of our audience comes from within the ISTP network. We do not link IP addresses to any individually identifiable information. This means that user sessions may be tracked, but the users will remain anonymous.
Use of Information
The School uses the information gathered above to tailor site content to user needs and to generate aggregate statistical reports. At no time do we disclose site usage by individual IP addresses, though our website is hosted by a third party provider which has access to the website and the IP addresses of those who use it.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.
The ISTP website contains links to other websites not affiliated with the School. ISTP is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites, and encourages you to read the privacy statements of those other web sites.
Contacting the webmaster
If you have any questions about this privacy statement or our web site, please contact:
International School of the Peninsula
151 Laura Lane
Palo Alto, CA 94303

Terms of Use

The following terms and conditions govern use of the International School of the Peninsula (ISTP) (the “School”) website and online directories:
Use of online information
Information accessible through the online directories may be used only for official school purposes, and also for individual communication of a personal nature between members listed in the online directories. Users are strictly prohibited from using any information from the online directories for commercial, public, or political purposes of any nature whatsoever, or for any illegal activities.
Conduct on the School's website and online directories
The following conduct is prohibited on the School’s website and the online directories: any conduct which restricts or inhibits others users from enjoying use of the online directories; vulgar, obscene, or offensive language or images; abusive, defamatory, profane or threatening language or images; misrepresentations or any fraudulent statements; reproducing and storing in a retrieval system by any means, electronic or mechanical, photocopying, or use of telephone numbers, addresses, or other information contained in the online directories for any commercial, public or political purposes; any activity that might be harmful to the school website or data stored on it, or other computers that are connected to it; and unauthorized use of any copyrighted or trademarked material.
Restrictions on use of the online directories
The School may determine in its sole discretion whether a user’s use of the online directory violates these terms of use, and may prohibit a user from any further access to the online directory.
No representations or warranties
The school does not represent or warrant that the information contained on its website or in the online directory is complete, accurate or reliable, or that the website and online directories operate free from errors or computer viruses. The School disclaims any and all warranties, including but not limited to warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, and non-infringement. The School expressly disclaims any and all liability associated with a user’s use of the website and online directories, including any incidental, consequential or punitive damages.
Users of the website and online directories agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the school and its officers, directors, employees, and agents from and against any and all losses, claims and damages of any kind that arise out of your use of the online directories or the school website.
Revision of terms of use
The school reserves the right to revise these terms of use in its sole discretion. Your continued use of the school website and the online directories indicates your consent to abide by any modifications to the terms of use. Please review the terms of use on a regular basis to be familiar with any such changes.
INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF THE PENINSULA | Ecole internationale de la Péninsule | 半島國際學校
151 Laura Lane, Palo Alto, CA 94303  |  P: 650-251-8500  |
The International School of the Peninsula (ISTP), an accredited bilingual immersion school located in Palo Alto, California offers two language immersion programs: French immersion and Chinese immersion. Our Mandarin immersion program was created in 1996, and our French immersion program was created in 1979. ISTP’s language immersion program classes begin in pre-school, continues through elementary school, and culminates in middle school. ISTP also offers a language learning summer camp.

L'Ecole Internationale de la Péninsule est un établissement à programme bilingue homologué par le MEN français situé à Palo Alto en Californie qui offre deux programmes bilingues (franco-américain et sino-américain). Notre programme franco-américain a été créé en 1979 et notre programme sino-américain en 1996. Nos deux programmes bilingues accueillent des élèves dans les classes de la petite section de maternelle au collège (classe de quatrième). L'établissement offre également des camps d'été en différentes langues (anglais, français, mandarin et espagnol).

International School of the Peninsula does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin or sexual orientation in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan payments, athletic and other school administered programs.