Striving toward academic excellence, the Coronado Unified School District serves about 3,100 students in kindergarten…More through grade 12. Its mission is "to graduate students with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in higher education, careers, society, and life with the confidence not only to dream, but to determine their futures." And with about 90 percent of its students going on to college, it seems they are achieving that goal.</p>
<p>District schools include: Village Elementary School, Silver Strand Elementary School, Coronado Middle, Coronado High School and Palm Academy Continuation High School.</p>
<p>The middle and high schools have comprehensive athletic programs. Other special programs include: preschool programs, adult education classes, Coronado School of the Arts (COSA), COSA Digital Media & Filmmaking Department, NJROTC, Coronado Academy for Special Education, Laptop Program (grades 6 -8), Advanced Placement (AP), Instrumental Music (grades K – 12) and Technology Resource teachers (grades K -12).</p>
The Coronado School of the Arts (CoSA) is a high school for the performing and creative arts. It's a "school within a…More school" located on the campus of Coronado High School. The program offers students with passion and talent an opportunity to hone their skills further through an intensive arts curriculum, which adds an extra two hours of classes to their daily academic schedule. The conservatory-style instruction includes: instrumental music, musical theater/drama, technical theater, classical and contemporary dance and visual art. CoSA also has a Digital Media and Filmmaking Department. In addition to their coursework, students perform in various concerts, productions and exhibitions throughout the year. As a result of its success, California has recognized CoSA as a demonstration site for the state.</p>
<p>Admission is open to students throughout San Diego County, and admission is granted by application and/or recommendation only.</p>
Coronado Middle School 550 F Ave, Coronado, CA92118 Coronado Middle School opened its doors in August 2001. Since then, it has been repeatedly ranked in the top 10% of…More middle schools, according to the state's Academic Performance Index (API). The school serves about 700 students in grades 6 through 8, and it shares its state-of-the-art athletic facilities with the nearby high school. CMS strives to provide an optimal learning environment for its students. Its classrooms are equipped with the latest technology and a wireless network runs throughout the campus. The school also participates in a voluntary laptop program, which allows students to bring their personal computers to school.
Coronado Schools Foundation 201 6th St, Coronado, CA92118 Coronado Schools Foundation is a nonprofit organization that helps raise funds for the Coronado Unified School…More District for times when government funding is inadequate. These funds go toward materials, equipment, salaries and programs for a higher quality of education and to maintain arts, music and culinary programs, as well as multimedia resources, and science, math and engineering programs. Donations are accepted throughout the year, and the foundation hosts an annual telethon, an auction and other events, as well. An annual Site Strategic Planning Meeting with students, teachers, parents and administrators is held to discuss how the funds should be used. An annual report, a calendar of upcoming fundraising events, and donation and partnership information is available on the website.
Christ Church Day School 926 C Ave, Coronado, CA92118 Christ Church Day School is the school associated with Christ Episcopal Church of Coronado. Since 1957, the school has…More fostered "a learning environment that is founded on the love of God and love for our fellow human beings." The school serves students in kindergarten through sixth grade and prides itself on its small class sizes. The curriculum focuses on traditional academic subjects, as well as Biblical teachings. Specialty classes offered here include art, music, physical education, Spanish, spiritual and technology. Admission is granted by application only. All races and religions are encouraged to apply. But be sure to apply early. The school has a wait list that is compiled each September for the following year.
The Little Club 132 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA92118 A Coronado staple, the Little Club is a self-proclaimed dive bar that opens bright and early at 8am. It has inexpensive…More beer and drinks and also has a jukebox, pool table and darts. What it lacks in fancy, it makes up for in old-school drinking tradition and simple good time rock-a-billy music. Many local military personnel frequent this establishment.
Known for its rigorous academic standards, the local high school serves about 1,100 students in grades 9 – 12.…More CHS is fully accredited by the State of California and is a California Distinguished School, a National Blue Ribbon School and a New American High School. The school was founded in 1922, and its most recent set of renovations was completed in 2006. </p>
<p>In 2009, CHS scored higher than any other comprehensive high school in the county, according to the state's Academic Performance Index (API).</p>
<p>In addition, thanks to the support of the community and local nonprofits, the school runs a full athletic program, with state-of-the-art football, baseball, tennis and aquatic facilities. There is also a resident School of the Arts (CoSA) located on campus.</p>
My Learning Playhouse 1105 8th St, Coronado, CA92118 The Learning Playhouse is an early childhood development school that focuses on providing children with an environment…More in which they can learn and play through creative expression. Children at the Learning Playhouse enjoy classes to enrich their academic experience, such as music, art, and Spanish, along with curriculum to foster movement awareness, and social skills. Call the provided telephone number to learn about registration.
San Diego's third largest theater, Lamb's Players Theatre has been producing plays and shows for almost 40 years. It…More is a nonprofit organization that offers artist-produced plays and boasts a company of more than 50 players. Providing an intimate environment, the theater is open to new work from a variety of artists, including playwrights, actors, directors and set designers.</p>
<p>Lamb's Players Theatre is very involved in the community and has an education outreach program that puts on plays for schools. Previous performances have included <i>The Light in the Piazza</i>, <i>The Secret Garden</i>, <i>Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat</i> and <i>Hello Dolly!</i></p>
Graham Memorial Preschool and Center for Christian Education 949 C Ave, Coronado, CA92118 This school is dedicated to the early childhood development of children from two to five years old. Parents can expect a…More curriculum that is based on Christian values and will prepare children to be academically and socially successful. Graham Memorial Preschool teachers follow Christian values, exceed state licensing standards and are role models for their students. Half-day and full-day curriculums are available for children three to five. Two-hour programs for children two-and-a-half to three are available. Curriculums also include art, music, motor development and monthly chapels.