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 Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

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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  • San DiegoSt. Therese Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    6046 Camino Rico
    San DiegoCA92120
    (619)583-6270
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 295 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • San DiegoStein Education Center
    Special Education School
    6145 Decena Dr
    San DiegoCA92120
    (619)281-5511
    Special Education School
    1.5 mi | 3 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • San DiegoAdventure Days Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Baptist)
    10881 Tierrasanta Blvd
    San DiegoCA92124
    (858)560-5686
    Daycare / Preschool  (Baptist)
    1.8 mi | 32 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • San DiegoNazareth School
      (Roman Catholic)
    10728 San Diego Mission Rd
    San DiegoCA92108
    (619)641-7987
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.1 mi | 279 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • San DiegoSan Carlos KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    7007 Golfcrest Drive
    San DiegoCA92119
    (619)461-5771
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.4 mi | 10 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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