11555 Clews Ranch Road,
San Diego, CA, 92130-0920
Tel: (858)481-0882
Grades: 6 - 12 | 55 students
Cal Coast Academy is a college preparatory WASC Accredited, UC Approved, and NCAA Certified private school serving students in grades 6-12.
The faculy and staff members at Cal Coast Academy are committed to helping students learn in new ways, enabling them to become independent, self-directed learners and self-advocates.
Cal Coast Academy's dynamic academics, unparalleled faculty support, and customized educational plans are ideal for every type of learner.
It is the mission of Cal Coast Academy to prepare a diverse community of young people for a lifetime of intellectual exploration, academic growth, and social responsibility.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Independent Private Schools Association
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported ADHD, ADD, Dyslexia
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 55 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade CAL COAST ACADEMY Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 6 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, Economics, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, European History, French Language, Italian, Physics, Spanish Language, Statistics, United States Government & Politics, United States History, World History  
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,075
Tuition Notes Tuition for full-time students enrolled in grades 6 through 8 costs $2050 per month, tuition for students enrolled in grades 9 and 10 costs $2075 per month, and tuition for students enrolled in grades 11 and 12 costs $2100 per month. Annual tuition costs
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $750
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Haile Brooke


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Crew, Dance, Sailing, Snowboarding, Surf Team, WeightliftingCrewDance,
Surf TeamWeightlifting,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. C3 (Cal Coast Cares), CCASB (Cal Coast Associated Student Body), Equestrian Team, LOL (Learn on Location), SIBS (Students in the Business of Service), Surf Team, Yearbook Club Surf Team, Yearbook Club, C3 (Cal Coast Cares),
CCASB (Cal Coast Associated Student Body),
Equestrian Team,
LOL (Learn on Location),
SIBS (Students in the Business of Service),

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 07/31/2014

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The nearest high school is Santa Fe Christian Schools (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Fe Christian Schools (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Fe Christian Schools (0.2 miles away)
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