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Early College High School Enrollment Now Open
Posted 1/15/20

Early College High School (ECHS) is a college preparatory educational program strategically designed to fulfill and exceed University of California “a-g” admission requirements. 

ECHS has a culture with high expectations for all students. Average class sizes of 25 or less provides a focus on personalization of instruction. A climate of a strong academic culture prepares graduates to be competitively eligible for admission to the University of California, California State University, institutions of higher learning and life after high school.

ECHS has a small student population with emphasis on integrated project-based learning and student exhibitions, an eight period block schedule, and Coastline Community College courses, where students receive college units through concurrent enrollment.

Enrollment for the 2020-2021 school year is open, please see link below for the application (please note the application is a fillable PDF). You may also pick-up a hard copy version of the application at ECHS or at your child's middle school front office.  

The Early Action Application Deadline is March 13, 2020. The regular application deadline is May 1, 2020. 

2020-2021 Early College High School Application 

Applications must be returned to ECHS in person to be considered for acceptance. Applicants will be notified two to three weeks after submitting an application. Please call 714-424-4780 if you have any questions about the application process or visit the ECHS enrollment and registration website. Please see below for upcoming ECHS events which are open to prospective students and parents.

Informational Nights | 6:30-7:30 p.m.

  • Jan 30, 2020

  • Feb 27, 2020

Application Dates

  • March 13, 2020 – Application Early Action Deadline

  • May 1, 2020 – Application Regular Deadline

Student Shadow Days

  • Feb 21, 2020

  • Apr 10, 2020

Open House | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

  • Mar 19, 2020