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Welcome To El Sol Academy

Thank you for your interest in El Sol Science & Arts Academy of Santa Ana, an outstanding dual-immersion charter school in Santa Ana, California. Founded in 2001 with 110 students in kindergarten and 1st grade, El Sol now has over 850 students enrolled in preschool through eighth grade. El Sol values accountability and expects everyone – including students, teachers, administrators, parents, and the community – to support the success of the school. As a result, in it's short history, El Sol has dramatically raised its test scores to become one of the top-two performing schools in Santa Ana.

El Sol Campus Tour

El Sol Academy is located on 2.8 acres near downtown Santa Ana. Our campus is divided into a main campus and upper campus.

Main Campus

Our main campus has our administration office (temporarily located on Halesworth Street) and preschool through 5th grade.

Upper Campus

Our upper campus located on Halesworth Street has our middle school office in room 30 and grades 6 though 8.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Updates & Announcements

*02/01/14 - The new El Sol website is currently under construction.

*02/01/14 - Education Protection Account (EPA) Spending Plan 2013-2014

El Sol in the Media

April 2013 - National Alliance for Public Charter Schools

- Serving English Language Learners: A toolkit for public charter schools

 

January 2013 - The Orange County Register

- Zarnow: At some schools, a penguin teaches math

 

October 2011 - The Orange County Register

- Santa Ana charter wins $2.3 million in grants

 

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Distinguished Awards

Title I Academic Achievement Award

California Association of Bilingual Educators Award

California Distinguished School

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