» El Sol Academy & CES Partnership

The College of Educational Studies has maintained a special relationship with El Sol Science & Arts Academy of Santa Ana since its inception in 2001. The College of Educational Studies relies on El Sol for bilingual student teaching assignments as well as teacher candidate fieldwork activities. El Sol, in turn, has used CES faculty for teacher and staff training. The College of Educational Studies faculty have also conducted research pertaining to El Sol’s curriculum and programs.

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EL Sol Science and Arts Academy: Innovation Extension of the School Day Strengthens a Bilingual Charter School Community

El Sol Receives Award for Charter School of the Year

Each year the California Charter Schools Hart Vision Award of the Year is announced at the annual California Charter Schools Association Conference.  El Sol Science & Arts Academy was named the 2014 California Charter School of the year.

Read more about El Sol's Charter School of the Year award

Chapman alumni serve to help El Sol achieve academic success

Mike Madrid with a studentLearn how CES credential students help El Sol's students achieve bilingual education by the eighth grade and raise academic test results.    

Learn more about how Chapman alumni helped El Sol