The Heart of Campus is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to transform the Linda Vista Campus and enhance the Parker student experience. This pivotal project will open a cascading set of opportunities to meet Francis Parker School’s evolving academic, arts and athletics needs.

The School exceeded its $6 million goal! Thank you to the leaders and donors who invested in this opportunity that will transform the Parker student experience.


Student Life Center
Offering students inspired, abundant spaces to eat, meet and collaborate

  • Two-story, multi-use destination in the Heart of Campus
  • Full-service commercial kitchen
  • Indoor café and outdoor dining patio
  • Second-floor commons including reception lobby, spacious workrooms and an outdoor dining terrace

Central Campus Plaza
Unifying the west and east sides of Campus with landmark community spaces featuring the 1912 Promenade

  • Entrance to the Heart of Campus
  • Outdoor stage extending the Amelita Galli-Curci Performing Arts Center
  • Amphitheater seating
  • Outdoor gathering court

Below Ground Parking
Enhancing safety for students, faculty, staff and guests by increasing on-campus parking

  • Two levels
  • 279 new spaces
  • Ample lighting, security and charging stations
Shara Freeman Hoefel
Head of Advancement
Francis Parker School
858 / 874-3374
6501 Linda Vista Road
San Diego, CA 92111