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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 40 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $24,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Cal Coast Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1997
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$2,200
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
40 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Cal Coast Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
6 students
Number of AP Courses
23 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language and Culture, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language and Culture, Italian Language and Culture, Macro Economics, Micro Economics, Physics 1, Physics 2, Physics B, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, United States Government & Politics, United States History, World History

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
12%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Haile Brooke
Admissions Associate
Malia Matthews

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
C3 (Cal Coast Cares), CCASB (Cal Coast Associated Student Body), LOL (Learn on Location)

Arts and Music Programs:
Yearbook Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Equestrian Team, Surf Team

School Notes

CAL COAST ACADEMY IS PROVIDING EDUCATION AS UNIQUE AS EACH STUDENT'S FINGERPRINT
  • Cal Coast Academy believes that the individual student is the guiding principle in the evolution of our Schools educational programs. Our instruction is tailored to students learning styles and flexibility drives all of our aspects of academia. Our small class size (6:1 student/teacher ratio) facilitates individualism. Cal Coast Academy embraces change and innovation in the service of fulfilling our commitment to our students.
  • Cal Coast Academy believes that our students succeed in college and later in life because they are comfortable, valued, and unconditionally embraced academically, socially, creatively, and emotionally in our learning environment. This empowers our students to strive for excellence to experience the value of hard work, to think critically, to collaborate productively, to express themselves thoughtfully, and to overcome the challenges they encounter in life.
  • Cal Coast Academy believes that the interconnectedness of countries and cultures and the profound impact of our collective actions on the world around us highlight the importance of instilling in our students a sense of global awareness, humanity exercised through social responsibility, and environmental stewardship.
  • Cal Coast Academy cherishes the variety of perspectives, personalities, and passions that our students bring, and we believe that this diversity makes our school a community where each can learn from all.
  • Cal Coast Academy believes that talented, dedicated, and passionate teachers, who hold high expectations for all, engage in communication with parents, and find fulfillment in their work are the greatest resource we have to call upon in educating our students.
  • Cal Coast Academy is privileged to be educating the next generation of leaders, and we know that their success depends upon their honor and moral integrity, their capacity for managing complexity, their versatility and resolution, and their confidence in embarking on ambitious endeavors; all learned given proper support and modeling.

School Reviews

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My son attends the After school ASSIST program where he completes all of his nightly homework assignments with his teachers before coming home. This program has allowed our family to, once again, enjoy our evenings together because it has eliminated the homework battle.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 40 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $24,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average acceptance rate in San Diego, CA is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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