Excelsior Academy

7202 Princess View Dr
San Diego, CA 92120-0921
Tel: (619)583-6762
Grades: 2 - 12 | 51 students
As a private, nonpublic school, Excelsior serves students with learning differences in the San Diego area.
Founded in 1988 and certified by the State of California, the Academy is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
Excelsior students are of average and above average intelligence in grades one through twelve whose needs fall within the areas of processing, memory, language, organization, attention, and socialization.
The majority of Excelsior students have the potential to attend college.
Consequently, the goals of the school are to guide students to understand their learning styles and learning differences and to achieve academic success, thereby realizing their potential.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 51 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Excelsior Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stein Education Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Therese Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Therese Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego
    St. Therese Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 355 students
    0.9 miles
    6046 Camino Rico
    San Diego, CA 92120
    (619)583-6270
    0.9PK-8
    355
  • San Diego
    Stein Education Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 135 students
    1.5 miles
    6145 Decena Dr
    San Diego, CA 92120
    (619)281-5511
    1.55-12
    135
  • San Diego
    Adventure Days Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: K-1 | 160 students
    1.7 miles
    10881 Tierrasanta Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92124
    (858)560-5686
    1.7K-1
    160
  • San Diego
    Nazareth School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 327 students
    2.1 miles
    10728 San Diego Mission Rd
    San Diego, CA 92108
    (619)641-7987
    2.1PK-8
    327
  • San Diego
    Children's Workshop
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-9 | 40 students
    2.4 miles
    4055 Camino Del Rio S
    San Diego, CA 92108
    (619)243-1325
    2.42-9
    40

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