St. Margaret's Episcopal School 31641 La Novia, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 St. Margaret's Episcopal School has four separate schools: the Early Childhood Development Center (preschool), a lower…More school (elementary), a middle school and an upper school (high school). Its rich curriculum has won many awards, including a "top school" award from Johns Hopkins University's Center for Talented Youth. The school has also been included in Princeton Review's top 444 private schools.
Capistrano Valley Christian Schools includes three schools: an elementary school (junior kindergarten - 6th grade), a…More junior high (7th-8th grade) and a high school (9th-12th grades). </p>
<p>In September 2010, the elementary and junior high schools earned a Blue Ribbon, a high honor from the U.S .Department of Education. It also has won many awards from the Association of Christian Schools International.</p>
<p>The school offers an English language development for high school students who do not speak English.</p>
Ambuehl Elementary School 28001 San Juan Creek Rd, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Ambuehl Elementary School is located on the scenic banks of San Juan Creek. The school was named a California…More Distinguished school in 2001-02, and has a very involved network of parent volunteers.
JSerra Catholic High School is a private school under the direction of the Orange County Archdiocese of the Roman…More Catholic Church. The school is open to students of all faiths, but the curriculum is based on the teachings of Catholicism. All students take four years of religion and tuition is the same regardless of religious beliefs.</p>
<p>It is a relatively new facility yet has quickly become a respected school due to the high college acceptance rate of its pupils. Grades nine through 12 are enrolled at the coed school. There is an active sports program that covers winter, spring and summer sports teams, and the grounds include a football field, pool and gymnasium. A virtual tour of the school is available on JSerra's website.</p>
Junipero Serra High School 31422 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Junipero Serra High School is a school "for second chances." It accepts students who, for one reason or another, do not…More thrive in a traditional high school setting. It offers a much smaller, intimate atmosphere where the teachers really get to know the students. Students who accumulate enough credits for a diploma graduate the quarter that they earn their diploma.
Capistrano Adult School 31431 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The Capistrano Adult School and Community Education offers a variety of classes, including GED classes, CPR and First…More Aid, and classes related to becoming a citizen or learning English. The school is operated by the Capistrano Unified School District.
San Juan Hills High School 29211 Vista Montana, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 San Juan Hills High, Capistrano Unified School District's newest high school, opened in 2007 and will graduate its first…More class in June 2011. The multi-million dollar school features state-of-the-art facilities, including a theater and gymnasium. Construction on the football stadium and pool has not yet been completed.
Mission Basilica School 31641 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Mission Basilica School is a Catholic school serving residents in South Orange County. It is a Blue Ribbon school…More for academic excellence and offers single grade classrooms from pre-kindgergarten through eighth grade. Its programs include a variety of core curriculum and extra curriculur activities as well as half- and full-day pre-kindergarten care. Students can partake in programs such as cheer, choir, drama club, sports, spelling bee and academic decathlon. Mission Parish School serves residents of San Juan Capistrano, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Niquel, Laguna Hills, Dana Point, Mission Viejo, Capistrano Beach, San Clemente, Aliso Viejo and Newport Beach.
Capistrano Laguna Beach ROP 31522 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Capistrano Laguna Beach Regional Occupational Program is located on El Camino Real. It provides state-funded career…More preparation and guidance programs for high school students. It is designed to prepare them for real-world work and careers. It is taught by fully credentialed teachers experienced within their industries. Students earn grades and credits toward their graduation in many of the classes.
In the shadows of the historic San Juan Capistrano Mission, San Juan Elementary, also known as San Juan School, is…More South Orange County's oldest school. It's celebrating its 160th anniversary in the 2010-11 academic year.</p>
<p>For students in kindergarten through sixth grade, San Juan Elementary features the "Two-Way" dual-immersion program. This program helps students to achieve bi-literacy in English and Spanish. It's such a popular program, parents must put their children on a waiting list to get in.</p>
<p>The school requires uniforms and features two modern computer labs.</p>
Tspoons Cooking School and Kitchen Store 31770 Camino Capistrano Ste D, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Tspoons Cooking School and Kitchen Store is a cooking school offering small classes for 12 to 16 students interested in…More hands-on cooking instruction. Classes include food-specific offerings like Sushi 101, Authentic Thai, Homemade Pasta and Sauce, as well as technique classes teaching knife skills and methods of food preparation. Services for private parties can be arranged, and the website contains a schedule of upcoming classes and workshops.
Marbella Montessori 31113 Rancho Viejo Rd, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 Marbella Montessori is a progressive nursery school with an educational philosophy grounded in the work of Dr. Maria…More Montessori. The Montessori philosophy is that children, given an engaging environment, can learn in a self-directed manner. Marbella Montessori accepts students between the ages of 3 and 6 years and classes are mixed-age. Enrollment is open to all children without regard to sex, race, color, creed or national origin.
Del Obispo Elementary is part of a three-school complex near the San Juan Capistrano Community Center, Sports Park…More and Boys and Girls Club. It is next to Marco Forster Middle School and Kinoshita Elementary.</p>
<p>While the school is 35 years old, it has two new computer labs and new playground equipment. Its mascot is the dragon. The halls are marked with street signs with names such as Responsibility Road and Caring Lane.</p>
<p>Del Obispo was named a California Distinguished School in the 1998-99 school year by the California Department of Education.</p>
Stoneybrooke Christian Schools have two elementary campuses (junior kindergarten through sixth grade) and a junior…More high (7th-8th grades) school. The San Juan Capistrano campus is an elementary school. It is the original campus.</p>
<p>Stoneybrooke is a tight-knit community of students, teachers, parents and administrators. The focus is on a well-rounded, Christian education and high achievement.</p>
<p>The school shares facilities with Coast Bible Church; however, it is a separate entity from the church.</p>
San Juan Capistrano Community Presbyterian Church 32202 Del Obispo St, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The San Juan Capistrano Community Presbyterian Church was founded in 1916, but the congregation has been…More assembling at this place of worship since 1922. The church offers two services on Sunday—at 9am with the musical Praise Band and again at 10:30am with the church's celebrated Chancel Choir. The church offers Sunday school classes for children and after weekly services, there is a member and guest get-together on the church patio. The Community Presbyterian Church also runs a pre-school and kindergarten during the academic year. Further information about the school and services can be found on the church's website.
Marco Forster Middle School is a large school with a diverse population. Its mascot is the roadrunner, and pennants…More from colleges and universities decorate the front office. Its motto is "Roadrunners are College Bound." </p>
<p>The school's namsake, Marco (Tom) Forster, was a charter member of the volunteer fire department, a justice of the peace of San Juan Township and a school board member from 1935-1965. The middle school was the district's first after unifying with San Clemente and Serra (Capistrano Beach) school districts. </p>
<p>Marco Forster is part of a three-school campus near the San Juan Capistrano Community Center, Sports Park and Boys and Girls Club. It shares its campus with Del Obispo Elementary and Kinoshita Elementary schools.</p>
San Juan Montessori 32143 Alipaz St, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 There are several locations for the Montessori school system in San Juan Capistrano. This locale is adjacent to the…More Peachtree Shopping Plaza. It is open year-round, Monday through Friday, and it accepts children between the ages of 2 to 6 yrs. It is a private school following the Montessori curriculum of study. It is state-licensed and the focus is on small class sizes and individual academic instruction. The students study phonics, reading and math. Since the ages are in the beginning years of study, there are half-day, part-time and full-time programs available. It also is involved with California State-funded education programs that offer financial assistance.