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Published: December, 2012

OC Family's School Open House Directory

Here are some of the the top private schools in the county.

Abiding Savior Lutheran School
23262 El Toro Road
Lake Forest • 949.830.1461
Grades: Preschool - 8th

Open House: Saturday, January 26, 1:00 p.m -3:00 p.m.
Christ Centered and WASC accredited. Our curriculum exceeds state standards while offering a resource teacher, computer lab, art, Spanish, music, sports and quality extended care.

Aliso Viejo Christian School
1 Orion
Aliso Viejo • 949.389.0300
Grades: K - 8th
Open House: January 13th, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Aliso Viejo Christian School provides an academically accelerated education with small classes and Credentialed Christian teachers for students to become life–long learners who know and love Jesus Christ.

Brethren Christian Junior & Senior High School
21141 Strathmoor Lane
Huntington Beach • 714.962.6617
Grades: 6 - 12th

Open House: Preview Night for prospective families: January 22, 7 p.m. Complimentary BBQ at 6 p.m.  Visitation Day for prospective students: February 20, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.  Complimentary Lunch. Please RSVP.

Carden Academy Mission Viejo
24741 Chrisanta Drive
Mission Viejo • 949.458.1776
Grades: K – 8th
Open House: Thursday, January 31, 2013, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Please call to RSVP

Carden Academy’s unique approach and curriculum provides children with academic excellence, enduring values, fine arts enrichment and life and leadership skills. Established in 1994.

Cornelia Connelly School
2323 W. Broadway
Anaheim • 714.776.1717
Grades: 9 - 12th
Open house: Early Bird Open House: 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: Jan. 15, Feb. 26, & March 19.

We are a Catholic, independent high school for girls where YOU lead, serve and inspire! Shadow Today! Entrance Exam: January 26, 2013 @ 8:30 a.m.

Covenant Christian School
1855 N. Orange Olive
Orange • 714.998.4852
Grades: Preschool and Kindergarten – 8th
Open House: January 17th and February 26th at 7 p.m.

Non-denominational, 28 years serving the community, WASC accredited, average class size of 15 students, credentialed teachers, safe campus, nurturing environment, Christian values taught/modeled.

Crean Lutheran High School
12500 Sand Canyon Ave.
Irvine • 949.387.1199 x 2408
Grades: 9 – 12th
Open House: 6:30 p.m - 8:00 p.m.; Last Tuesday of January, February, March

“Proclaiming Jesus Christ Through Excellence In Education!” CLHS offers a Christian environment nurturing a student’s faith, promoting academic excellence, and developing a servant’s heart.

Dove Canyon Montessori
Ages: Infants - Kinder
31971 Dove Canyon Drive
Rancho Santa Margarita
Open House: Call for times and dates.

A Montessori Education in a clean and safe environment. We provide breakfast, lunch and snack. Open year round. Call to schedule your tour. Transportation Provided.

Eldorado Emerson Private School
4100 E. Walnut Ave.
Orange • 714.633.4774
Grades: Pre K - 12th
Open House: February 10th, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Well-rounded college prep curriculum since 1958. Prospective Student Open House for high school, middle school, and elementary on February 10, 2013 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. RSVP.

Halstrom High School
26440 La Alameda, #150
Mission Viejo • 949.348.0608
Grades: 6th - 12th
Open House:  December 14th. 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (Please RSVP)

Halstrom High School offers 1:1 instruction and flexible scheduling options for students in grades 6-12. Full-time/part-time, credit recovery, tutoring, SAT prep and college counseling available.

Heritage Oak Private Education
16971 Imperial Hwy
Yorba Linda • 714.524.1350
Grades: 2.5 years – 8th
Open House: Friday, February 8th, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. & Saturday, February 9th, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Come see how our personalized learning plans, specialty classes, focus on critical thinking, and variety of instructional strategies place children a full grade-level ahead.

LangoKids Irvine
9070 Irvine Center Dr., Suite 135
Irvine, CA • 714.864.4680
Grades: 1 to 10 years
Open House: January 7th-12th

FREE Language Classes For All! Attend our Open House from January 7th-12th. Yes, that’s right! One week of FREE classes for all. We have over 30 classes going. RSVP required!

LePort Schools – Huntington Beach
2 locations in Huntington Beach • 714.465.5300
Grades: 3 months – 8th
Open House:
• 01/15 | Elementary | 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | 721 Utica Ave.
• 02/02 | Preschool | 10 a.m. – 12 noon | 721 Utica Ave.

Authentic Montessori 3 months – 3rd grade. Unique Knowledge for Life approach 4th - 8th grade. Passionate teachers; small class sizes; inviting, clean facilities. 13 years in Orange County.

LePort Schools - Irvine
4 locations in Irvine • 949.427.3970
Grades: 3 months – 8th
Open House:
• 01/16 | Elementary | 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | 1 Technology Dr.
• 02/02 | Preschool | 10 a.m. – 12 noon | 26 Lake Road

Authentic Montessori 3 months – 3rd grade. Unique Knowledge for Life approach 4th - 8th grade. Passionate teachers; small class sizes; inviting, clean facilities. 13 years in Orange County.

Mardan School
1 Osborn St.
Irvine • 949.733.1500
Grades: Kindergarden - 12th

Open House: Winter Open House on 12/05/2012.
Visit our website to register. Unique therapeutic educational program for bright children struggling with academic, social, and emotional issues. Individualized admissions criteria apply. Visit website for detailed program overview.

Mater Dei High School
1202 W. Edinger Ave
Santa Ana • 714.754.1175
Grades: 9 - 12th
Open House: January 15, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the Meruelo Athletic Center

Mater Dei is a Catholic, coeducational high school established in 1950, providing a holistic, college preparatory education. We are now accepting freshman and transfer applications.

McDowell School Private
Preschool through 6th Grade
29028 Aloma Ave. (Golden Lantern & Crown Valley Pkwy)
Laguna Niguel • 949.441.3550
Gradels: 3 years old - 6th
Open House: Saturday, January 26 from 9 a.m. to Noon

McDowell School Private Preschool – 6th Grade is dedicated to nurturing 21st Century Learners, through individualized attention, accelerated curriculum, technology integration, and most importantly, the development of the whole child.

Merage Jewish Community Center Preschool
1 Federation Way
Irvine • 949.435.3400 x 290
Grades: Preschool
Open House: December 6, 10, 19 (adults only please). 10:00 a.m.

Give your child THE BEST • Preschool • Transitional Kindergarten • Infant/Toddler Center • Values-based curriculum, outstanding facility & faculty, swimming, sports & more.

Oakridge Private School
19111 Villa Park Road
Orange • 714.288.1432
Grades: Jr. Kindergarten - 8th
Open House: March 3, 2013, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. 

Oakridge Private School has built the foundation for life long learners for over 30 years.  Students at Oakridge experience integrated curriculum that develops their strengths to explore unlimited potential.

Olam Jewish Montessori
3900 Michelson Dr.
Irvine • 949.786.5230 x 201
Grades: Preschool
Open House: January 20, 2013 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

A unique integrated secular and Judaic program promoting dynamic social and practical learning and development for children 2-6. Applications welcome from the entire Jewish community.

Page Private School
Costa Mesa • 949.642.0411
Grades: 6 weeks - 8th
Garden Grove • 714.971.5533
Grades: 2 Years – 6th
Open House: January 22th - 26th

A private, coeducational, school dedicated to academic excellence, Page School’s objective is to promote scholarship, leadership, and character through individual attention.

Patti’s Preschool, Inc.
19270 Goldenwest Street
Huntington Beach • 714.536.4388
Open House: December 10 - 14, 2012 between 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Please call to schedule a tour the week of December 10th, between 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. so you can see our morning program in action!

The Pegasus School
19692 Lexington Lane
Huntington Beach • 714.964.1224
Grades: Pre-K – 8th
Open House: Visit our website for more information.

The Pegasus School Admission Information Sessions are designed to give you all the information you need to apply. Complete information available on our website.

The Prentice School
18341 Lassen Drive
Santa Ana • 714.538.4511
Grades: Pre-K - High School
Open House: 1/23, 2/27, 3/20, 4/24, 5/22 from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Complete Academic Program intended for Students with language learning differences (dyslexia, dysgraphia, and other processing difficulties).

Salem Lutheran School
6411 E. Frank Lane
Orange • 714.639.1946
Grades: Preschool, Pre-K,
Junior K, K-8th
Open House: Prospective Student Open House January 23, 6:30 p.m.

Offering excellence in academics, arts, music, sports, one-to-one computer program, Christian character and faith development. Call for a personalized tour of our campus and programs.

St. Edward the Confessor Parish School
33866 Calle La Primavera
Dana Point • 949.496.1241
Grades: Preschool - 8th
Open House:  1/27/13, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

St. Edward the Confessor Parish School provides a top-tier Catholic education committed to preparing your children to be faith-filled Catholic Christians, life-long learners, and good citizens of the world.

St. John’s Episcopal School
30382 Via Con Dios
Rancho Santa Margarita • 949.858.5144
Grades: 8 weeks - 8th
Open House: January 25, 2013, 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

See the St. John’s campus in action and get to know more about our progressive curriculum that encourages achievement, promotes balance, and supports character development.

St. John’s Lutheran School
154 S. Shaffer Street
Orange • 714.288.4400
Grades: Preschool - 8th
Open House: Kindergarten 1/10/13, 6:30 p.m.; Call for monthly Open House dates!

Located in Old Towne Orange, St. John’s equips students through dynamic instruction in a nurturing, Christian environment. Come experience the St. John’s difference!

Temple Bat Yahm Preschool
1011 Camelback
Newport Beach • 949.644.6563
Grades: Kindergarten - Preschool
Open House: Tuesday, Dec. 4 and Wednesday, Dec. 5 from
9:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.

Temple Bat Yahm Preschool is an NAEYC Accredited program offering Transitional Kindergarten, Preschool, Enrichment Classes, Plus Day, Parent-Toddler, & Parent-Infant classes in a developmental setting. License # 300603987.

Troy High School
2200 E. Dorothy Lane
Fullerton • 714.626.4425
Open House: January 9, 2013, 7:00 p.m - 8:00 p.m.

On January 15, 2013 we have parent/student information night for incoming 8th graders interested in the Troy Tech Magnet Program at 7:00- 8:00 p.m. in the N. Gym. Testing Date: January 12, 26 and February 2, 2013 at 7:30 a.m.

Waldorf School of Orange County
2350 Canyon Drive
Costa Mesa • 949.574.7775
Grades: High School, Grades 1 – 8, Kindergarten, Pre-K.
Open House: Call for more information.

Comprehensive academic program with a beautiful, balanced approach. Subjects studied in addition to core curriculum include: Spanish, Japanese, orchestra, choir, drama, handwork, woodwork, and P.E.


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