- Escondido Christian School offers a full range of educational services in modern, well-equipped facilities.
- Need-based financial aid is available.
- Escondido Christian is a ministry of Escondido Christian Center. School philosophy begins with the conviction that every child is uniquely imprinted with the image of God.
- In order to reach the potential God has for each child, we believe that children should have a well-rounded program that encourages them to develop socially, emotionally, cognitively, physically, and spiritually.
- Escondido Christian School works together with home and church to provide a Christ-centered spiritual, academic, and physical foundation in a Biblically-based environment, guiding young people into a daily walk with Jesus Christ to produce Kingdom-driven citizens.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||language, learning differences, mild autism,|
|Total Students||421 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||17 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(khaki/blue pants, plaid skirt/jumper, polo shirts)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Mar. 31 / May. 31 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$6,750|
|Tuition Notes||Need-based financial aid available|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,350|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Christine Filipovich|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,
Dance, Flag Football,
Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||11 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||ASB/Student Leadership, Art, Band, Computers, Drama Club, Honor Choir, Peace Patrol, Robotics, Spanish, Video Journalism, Yearbook Art, Band, Computers, Drama Club, Honor Choir, Peace Patrol, Robotics, Spanish, Yearbook, ASB/Student Leadership,
- Escondido Christian is a school committed to the total development of the child. To reach all children's needs, the school has a resource center and a program for SST's for students. In addition, the school is committed to providing enriching experiences to the students with dedicated art, music, technology, and physical education classes. Technology is employed in every classroom. Project-based learning and collaboration are utilized at all grade levels, paired with a traditional program of academic excellence. Our college-prep high school program is a cutting edge blend of personalized learning and collaborative activities with a focus on missions and leadership. ECS ensures that students move on to college with consistent success.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
EscondidoGrades: PK-12 | 434 students
2000 North Broadway
Escondido, CA 92026
San DiegoGrades: PK-12 | 823 students
9050 Maranatha Drive
San Diego, CA 92127
CarlsbadGrades: 7-12 | 600 students
6269 El Fuerte St
Carlsbad, CA 92009
La JollaGrades: 6-12 | 3273 students
11355 N. Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037
EscondidoGrades: K-12 | 29 students
221 W 7th Avenue
Escondido, CA 92025
My son flourishes at ECS. . . Everyone at this school is committed to providing a Christ centered education for the children. You can see and feel the Lords love flow thru them and into these children's lives. Escondido Christian school has been a huge blessing to us. I am thankful the caring staff and enrichment my son is receiving.
- Posted by Parent - colle
My son is now in his second year attending ECS. There are no words to describe the LOVE... attention, compassion, and support... my son and we as parents receive from all the school staff ongoing. Because of this CARING... eviroment my son is thriving....educationally. We as parents need to relaize this is the most critical factor in selecting a school. Somewhere where it's not just said ....or in a mission statement but truly demonstrated..... "Every child is unique and supported in their own individual way". My son previously attended two very high cost "Christian" schools south and west of the Escondido area and all along ECS was tight here in Escondido where we live! My son, still often ask me, "Mommy, why did it take you so long to find ECS"? My answer is always the same, I''m sorry....but here you will stay.... until you graduate!! Annamarie
- Posted by Parent - annam
My three children have all blossomed at ECS. I am so thankful for the caring staff, wonderful enrichment programs, and exciting sports. The reasonably-priced before-and after school daycare is a godsend!
- Posted by Parent - chris