Bonita Learning Academy

     Tel: (619)422-1777
Grades: NS - 8 | 120 students
Bonita Learning Academy has been serving the south bay community since 1998, offering a Preschool and Kindergarten bilingual school that is academic and multicultural.
We also offer an Afterschool Spanish program for students ages 3 to 15.
Conveniently located just east of the 805 freeway, Bonita Learning Academy is a place where children have fun and learn in a carefully constructed curriculum that supports the development of each individual’s potential in two languages (English & Spanish).
At Bonita Learning Academy, we recognize that children are, from birth, creatures of multiple intelligences: observing, listening, absorbing and classifying information in many diverse ways.
At the same time, they are absorbing the values and culture of family and community.
By the time a child is approaching the third year of life, the experiences offered by preschool can serve as enrichment and a safe introduction to a larger loving and caring community.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Bilingual School Association
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Programs Supported Spanish Bilingual Program
Year Founded 1998

Student Body

Total Students 120 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Bonita Learning Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 30 / Mar. 30 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $735
Tuition Notes $8,085.00 yearly tuition $470.00 Enrollment fee (books & materials)
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $200
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sylvia C. Serrano
Admissions Associate Tracy Real

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Motor Development, Gym, Music & Movement, Art and Yoga, Zumba Zumba, Motor Development, Gym, Music & Movement, Art and Yoga,

School Notes:

Bonita Learning Academy has been serving the south bay community since 1998, offering a Preschool and Kindergarten bilingual school that is academic and multicultural. We also offer an Afterschool Spanish program for students ages 3 to 15. Conveniently located just east of the 805 freeway, Bonita Learning Academy is a place where children have fun and learn in a carefully constructed curriculum that supports the development of each individual’s potential in two languages (English & Spanish). At Bonita Learning Academy, we recognize that children are, from birth, creatures of multiple intelligences: observing, listening, absorbing and classifying information in many diverse ways. At the same time, they are absorbing the values and culture of family and community. By the time a child is approaching the third year of life, the experiences offered by preschool can serve as enrichment and a safe introduction to a larger loving and caring community.

Profile last updated: 08/21/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Advocate School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori American School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori American School (0.2 miles away)
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1 year ago
This is the BEST school that we choose for my Daughter, she just finish her first complete year at BLA and after the last School we notice a HUGE difference in all, but regarding the Academics we can say that any of her friends of the same age can do what she can on Numbers, reading and writing... Thanks for this wonderful Year and see you in August for Kindergarten!!!
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