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Downey Unified School District

Downey Unified School District believes in engaging all students to excel and become self-motivated learners. Using exciting 21st Century techniques and an academically rigorous curriculum, DUSD is committed to preparing students to be globally competitive and graduate college and career ready. The 97% graduation rate is a representation of DUSD’s dedicated staff, the importance placed… View Article

Early Childhood Education at the Alpert JCC

Summer 2020 and 2020-2021 school-year registration is now open! The Alpert JCC’s ECE is dedicated to creating future leaders and building a love of learning and community that lasts a lifetime. From the youngest toddlers (2 years old) to the Pre-K students, they encourage independent thinking and decision making that prepares graduates to be responsible… View Article

Fairmont Schools

Founded in 1953 by a family of educational pioneers, Fairmont Schools Preschool – 12th grade program cultivates ingenuity, diversity, and curiosity. Fairmont students are top performers throughout Orange County, including in STEM subjects and foreign languages, and flourish in athletics and the arts. While Fairmont’s unique curriculum is tested and true, students create their own… View Article

Montessori Children’s House Preschool & Elementary School

Year-round program for children (2-12) in preschool and kindergarten through grade 6. Students are in a multi-age group environment working individually and independently. Without a traditional grading system, classes help students to progress at their own pace. Curriculum emphasizes reading phonetically and early exposure to mathematics. Art, music, geography and social science are also included…. View Article

Oakwood Academy Schools

Oakwood Academy Schools offer an accelerated academic program with a hands-on approach to learning. Students learn computer skills and go on educational field trips. Enrichment activities such as karate, swimming, piano, dance and gymnastics are offered. Ask about their $50 off registration fee for new students. Visit website here.    Creative Day Academy Age 2… View Article

Orange County School of the Arts

Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA) embraces and encourages artistic creativity and academic excellence. This innovative public charter school provides a uniquely challenging and nurturing environment focused on individual growth, opportunity, and diversity. Ranked as the No. 1 Charter High School in California by Niche, OCSA has been recognized both regionally and nationally as… View Article

Preschools – Long Beach and Orange County

Year-round preschools, for ages 2-5 years, offer an accelerated academic program that includes science, math and language development. Potty training, hot lunches and pre-kindergarten are available. Instruction is provided by skillful, creative teachers that offer part-day and full-day classes.

St. Catherine’s Academy

St. Catherine’s Academy (SCA) is an all boys’ Catholic school with a military tradition serving students in transitional kindergarten to 8th grade. Founded in 1889 by the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose, SCA offers both day and boarding opportunities. SCAs military tradition provides a structured environment that helps boys grow into responsible, self-motivated young… View Article

St. Hedwig School

Serving students from TK-8th grade, St. Hedwig School strives to develop the whole child, one who is academically competitive and who demonstrates good character grounded in Catholic values. They aim to provide an exceptional educational experience and to empower students to face the challenges of 21st century learning and make a difference in their world…. View Article

Westerly School of Long Beach

Westerly School is the only independent, co-educational elementary/middle school in the Long Beach area, serving students in Kindergarten to 8th grade and igniting a love of learning through innovative instruction, collaborative projects, and community involvement. With a whole-child philosophy and safe-learning community, Westerly nurtures students’ creativity, forming problem-solvers and idea-makers prepared for the ever changing… View Article

YMCA of Greater Long Beach Preschools

Did you know that 90% of a human’s brain develops before the age of 5? What many parents don’t realize is that a strong investment in our children at this critical time will pay off for the rest of their lives. Simply participating in preschool, even remotely, is the most impactful ways to give your… View Article

California Council Of Parent Participation Nursery Schools

Each family shares in operating the school. Parents participate in the program on a rotating basis, serving as assistants to a professional teacher and staff. Schools are located throughout Southern California. Click here to find the link to a school near you.