The San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE) Board of Trustees renewed the charter for Classical Academy Vista (TK-8th grade) for five more years on Wednesday, February 10, 2021. As part of the state-mandated renewal process, all charter schools go through a review every five years, and a local Board votes to deny or approve […]
Teaching your children about money can begin before they start kindergarten. HomeStreet Bank Branch Manager Chris Weissman offers age-appropriate tips for teaching financial literacy. He emphasizes that the most important lessons to teach are delayed gratification and controlling impulse spending. Check out the podcast here.
This week we learn more about Classical Academy High School Principal Stacey Perez and her experience leading during the COVID-19 pandemic. How long have you been a principal? I have been the principal for 6 years. I have been with Classical Academies for 15 years; 1st grade and 8th grade at Coastal Academy, 3rd grade, […]
Perez is the principal of Classical Academy Online, a blended learning high school in Escondido, and lives in Escondido. Three years ago, our school in Escondido made the decision to double down on our efforts to build meaningful mentoring relationships with our students and to involve them as partners in their own learning. As every […]
February is Black History Month The first Black History Month was introduced to celebrate and honor historical African American events and leaders in our country in 1976. Black History Month is a reminder to teach children about diversity, inclusion, and African American history. Consider taking your family to some of the following places or events to commemorate […]
In 2020, The Classical Academies embraced new families, grew our programming, and adapted quickly to capture success for the students and families during the pandemic. Our focus continues to be on what is best for students and helping them become better thinkers, communicators, and achievers. We hope you enjoy The Classical Academies 2020 Annual Report that highlights all that was accomplished in 2020! View Report Here.