CAHS Students Win 2018 Damus Hollywood Invitational Debate Tournament

Classical Academy High School’s two-person policy debate team, Madeleine Tseng and Raj Pabari, emerged as novice policy champions in the annual debate tournament held at Notre Dame High School in November. In addition to team awards at the tournament, individual speaker awards went to Tseng who placed fifth and Pabari who placed sixth in overall individual ratings.

High school policy debate is a nationally competitive activity in which
teams debate a single topic throughout the academic year. This year’s
topic is “Resolved: The United States federal government should
substantially reduce its restrictions on legal immigration to the United

The Classical Academies 2018 Year End Give Campaign Underway

On Giving Tuesday The Classical Academies launched the annual Year End Giving Campaign, #CommitToClassical. The campaign will continue through the month of December and will directly benefit students in the areas of academics, clubs, music, theater, and more.

The campaign has an overall goal of raising $50K with 300 donations.#CommitToClassical and make a difference in the lives of students. Click HERE to view our campaign page.

Young Entrepreneurs Club

CAHS students started the Young Entrepreneurs Club this year to support students interested in starting a business.

“We all come together and learn about different topics like the stock market, investment, how to start a business [and] different business aspects,” said sophomore and Vice President, Delaware Wade.

Read the full article here in the “Crimson,” CAHS’s online student news site.

CAHS Teacher Recognized as NBC Inspirational Teacher of the Month

Woodshop Teacher Morgan Lundy was recognized as Teacher of the Month by NBC’s Rory Devine.  Lundy is passionate about teaching students life lessons such as self-worth, value, and overcoming personal challenges. Annually, his students create beautiful wood pieces to benefit disabled residents at Mountain Shadows Community Homes. For the complete video click HERE.

Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Classical Academy High School Student Cody Schaefer

CAHS Cody Schaefer was recognized in November as the Rising Star of the Month for Classical Academy High School. Cody was selected for his ability to make a difference in his home, school, and community with sincerity and passion. Thank you to the Escondido Chamber of Commerce and our local business sponsors for hosting this great event at Lexus Escondido.

NCPC Recognizes Classical Academy Volunteer of the Year

Congratulations to The Classical Academies Volunteer of the Year, Margaret Lindsley. The North County Philanthropy Council recognized her in November for her contribution of time, talent, and treasure to our organization. She has
volunteered countless hours to musical theater, fundraising galas, school dances, employee appreciation events and more than we can mention. We are incredibly grateful for her contribution and commitment over the years.