About

A school where students can learn, grow, and be successful.

OPENED IN

2018

STUDENT : FACULTY RATIO

25:1

LOCATED IN

WEST COVINA, CA

COLLEGE DREAMS

Mt. SAC Early College Academy is a four-year public high school that provides a rigorous, accelerated academic program, providing students the opportunity to earn up to two years of transferable college credit as they complete their high school diploma.

Our college preparatory program is strategically designed to fulfill California college admission requirements, prepare students for the college transition and make students competitively eligible for college and university admission.

ECA HIGHLIGHTS

  • Students receive college units through dual enrollment at Mt. San Antonio College
  • College courses taught on campus by professors during the school day
  • Tuition, books and materials provided at no cost to students

ADVANTAGES

Free College Credit

Earn up to two years of transferable general education college credit, tuition free

Student-Centered Schedule

8-period block schedule and later start time benefit student performance

Supportive Campus Culture

Close-knit, positive environment supports student success, easing the transition to higher education

Free Tutoring

Tutoring is available during the school day

Personalized Guidance

High school and college counselors guide students toward personal, college, and career goals

Access to College Resources

Students enrolled in college courses are eligible for a Mt. SAC ID card to access college resources, including libraries and computer labs

Engaging Curriculum

College course offerings include marine biology, history of rock n' roll, anthropology, foreign language, and more

LEARN ABOUT OUR SCHOOL

Information Sessions are available. Learn more about it here!

ELIGIBILITY

Mt. SAC Early College Academy is part of West Covina Unified School District, a state-certified District of Choice. Students from Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside and Orange Counties may apply.

Prospective students will be considered based on the following factors:

  • Motivation, attendance, discipline, maturity level, academic potential and interest level
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA in core academic classes; minimum 3.0 GPA is required to enroll in college courses
  • Desire and commitment to complete college classes

APPLY NOW

The application window opens on November 1st for the following school year. Click here or below to access the application page.

APPLY

 

CAMPUS CULTURE

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Associated Student Body

Journalism

Clubs

E-Sports

Houses

Orienteering

Peer Leadership

Yearbook

CAMPUS EVENTS

Back to School Dance

Fall Festival

Winter Semi-Formal Dance

Prom

BELL SCHEDULE 


CALENDAR INFORMATION

Click here to access the district and school calendar.

 

LOCATION

Administrators 

Ryan McDonnell, Ed. D., Principal
Email: rmcdonnell@wcusd.org

 

Tomoko Price, Assistant Principal
Email: tprice@wcusd.org