e3 Civic High School

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

Ana, e3 Alum, Class of 2017 with First Lady Michelle Obama

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

Dr. Griffith invited by Congresswoman Susan Davis to attend the National Summit on Teacher Diversity

MESA -Mathematics, Engineering & Science Achievement via SDSU

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

Freshman Class experience the Museum of Tolerance, Los Angeles

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

California Coast supports excellence at e3

Cheese making & kale chips

Dr. Ward with alumni Ana Little-Sana at George Washington University where Ana is a rising sophomore. Ana says the e3 DT/project based learning environment along with tech integrated learning has been her biggest asset. It has helped her to be successful in both major class assignments and internships! 

e3 Inaugural Fundraising Event Jan 2018

Increasing Women in STEAM fields

e3 Sustainable Urban Agriculture at SMARTs Farm

e3 Civic High Commencement Ceremony Class of 2016

e3 Named as one of the top 41 Most Innovative K-12 Schools in America, CNN Money, October, 2015

Our 2018 Scholars have been accepted at the following colleges:  Biola University, Cal State Channel Islands, Cal State Dominguez Hills, Cal Poly Pomona, Cal State Fullerton, Cal State Los Angeles, Cal State Long Beach, Cal State Monterey Bay, Cal State San Bernardino, Cal State San Marcos, Colby-Sawyer College, Corban University, Grand Canyon University, Humboldt State University, Menlo College, Michigan State University, New School of Architecture & Design, Northern Arizona University, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State University, Santa Monica College, San Francisco State University, University of Maryland at College Park, University of the Pacific, University of Puget Sound, University of Redlands, University of Sussex in England, University of Washington at Seattle, University of California, Davis, University of California, Merced, University of California, Riverside, University of California, San Diego*, Woodbury University

From the Desk of the Executive Director

Welcome to e³ Civic High!  It is our aim to offer a world-class educational program that we believe will prepare our students to excel in a 21st Century Global environment. It is our goal to create innovators, problem-solvers, and effective communicators who will become engaged in the business of making our city, our state, our nation, and our world a better place. We join with the educators who are passionate about making our students "future-ready" for success in the field for which they choose to pursue.

We invite you to join us in our revolution of the phenomenal as we create a model for public education in a world-class, nine-story public library!  

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e3CH News

January 26, 2018 was Civic Service Day

Friday, January 26, was another school-wide, Civic Service Day. e3 scholars reported directly to their service site for a day of volunteerism and giving back. We are proud to make an impact on our community through service and compassion.

In addition, we had a special project in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. where e3 Civic High supported the San Diego Food Bank in their mission to provide food justice to the citizens of San Diego. Thus far, our scholars have completed more than 13,000 hours of civic service to our community!

Featured in Education Week

Showcasing Creativity in School Construction: New school designs are supporting the academic goals of educators—and in some cases, pushing the boundaries of K-12 architecture.

Flexible learning spaces, enhanced technology, environmentally friendly features, and co-location are all characteristics being incorporated into innovative new school buildings and projects.

"Schools are actually becoming more sophisticated learning environments," said John Dale, a principal and studio leader at the architecture firm Harley Ellis Devereaux, based in Los Angeles. "They're more nuanced and doing a better job at taking into account the different ways in which learning takes place." "Green schools," for example, save energy and money, and often educate students about their methods and provide opportunities for study. New buildings that move away from long hallways with closed classrooms toward more interactive spaces promote collaboration around instruction and learning.

One of the hottest trends in new school construction is co-location, said Sarah Luchs, a program officer at Next Generation Learning Challenges, which often works with schools that are transforming academically—and sometimes architecturally.

Schools are being built on the campuses of technology companies, in libraries, and in conjunction with other educational programs.

"These schools promote a connection to the community and often have business partnerships to offer a lot of applied learning," Luchs said. "It used to be either an academic track or a career track, and now the two are mixing."

e3 Board of Trustees Meetings

Next Meeting: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 4:30 pm
Central Library Sullivan's Commissioner Room - 9th Floor

You can visit the website to review Board Documents.

Thank you for remaining involved in every e3 Civic High Decision-making table. We hope to see you often! Board meetings and updates are posted on our website. Please notify the front office at 619-546-0000 if you plan to attend the meeting and need Spanish translation or other accommodations.

2018 International Learning Tour Mexico City & the Yucatan

Join in the fundraiser for the trip to Mexico City. Purchase pizza at Pappa Johns with 30% off and e3 will get a portion of the proceeds.
All funds from the pizza sales will go toward funding this exciting international study tour!
For more information, contact Ms. Beas at kbeas@e3civichigh.com.

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