The El Cajon Seventh-day Adventist Christian School's Mission is to provide a safe learning environment that enables all students to:
Become life-long learners
Prepare for a life of useful service
Develop Christian Characters
Be able to think critically
Interact with others cooperativelyv
Read, write, and use mathematics
Be able to functionally use various forms of technology
The City of San Diego is located in San Diego County, California. The population is estimated at 3.0 million. There are 202 private schools operating in or near the City of San Diego. Private Schools in California are regulated by the California Department of Education. There are 2983 private schools in the State of California that are listed in the directory of the California Department of Education.
In California, the definition of a private school is a private business or nonprofit entity that offers or conducts full-time instruction with a full compliment of subjects at the elementary, middle, or high school level.
Under California Education Code Section 33190, private schools in the State of California who offer or operate a full-time elementary or secondary level day school for students between the ages of 6 and 18 must file an affidavit with the California Department of Education.
The California Department of Education does not license, endorse or accredit any private school in California. In the 2006-2007 school year there were 584,983 students enrolled in private schools in California. This was 8.5% of the total amount of students in school in the state.