The American Lung Association is leading the way in helping all Americans breathe easier. Thanks to our donors, volunteers, program and event participants, and staff, we are America’s trusted source for lung health education, lung disease research, support, programs, services and advocacy.
Your Better Business Bureau is striving to make business better. We do this by opening the lines of communication between businesses and consumers. We offer unbiased, verified information and reviews on all companies in San Diego, Orange, Imperial, Mojave, Yavapai, Yuma and Maricopa Counties. Businesses that are vetted and accredited by us.
Champions for Health is the new name for the San Diego County Medical Society Foundation. As we have matured over the past 11 years, and as Health has taken on a greater meaning than just healthcare, we have been blessed with a growing number of champions working with us to improve the health of our community. Recognizing and incorporating all these important partners is what Champions for Health exemplifies.
Our partners have helped us to expand from providing access to specialty care through Project Access San Diego, to a wide variety of prevention programs focused on our community’s most vulnerable residents. One in five adults in San Diego County are at a high risk for poor health because they do not have health insurance. The vast majority are employed, but do not have access to health insurance through their employment. Others are family members working hard to raise their children, and the cost of insurance is too great a burden on their family budget.
Even with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in early 2014 and increased numbers of people eligible for health insurance, there are still be too many adults in our community uninsured, underinsured, or with limited access to care and preventative services. It is the working poor families that are the most often vulnerable to poor health. This gap is where the services of the Champions for Health are most needed.
Chris Gallagher has increased our presence on the West Coast with the opening of his Class 101 location in Encinitas, California. After a career in academia, he is excited to be moving into the area of college planning.
Chris earned a B.A. in Communication and Journalism from San Diego State University, a graduate certificate in paralegal studies from the University of San Diego, and an M.A. in Education from Alliant International University. Additionally, he has published a textbook on English writing structure.
Chris has been a professor at multiple universities in the San Diego area, including the University of San Diego California. Therefore, he has personally experienced the preparedness of incoming university students, and he recognizes the academic and personal expectations of these students. As a result, he is enthusiastic about providing proper college planning in an endeavor to determine the most appropriate collegial experience for his clients. Chris believes that the proven methods of Class 101 illuminate the path to the attainment of this goal.
SDUHSD serves students from five elementary school districts in North County: Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe, Cardiff, Solana Beach, and Del Mar. Students from those districts matriculate through our middle schools and high schools, with the exception of those from the Rancho Santa Fe School District, who begin here as freshmen.
Booming population growth and demographic diversity have characterized the North County and SDUHSD in the past 15 years. Families from all parts of the world are attracted to our inviting climate and exceptional learning institutions, enriching our schools with a wide variety of languages and cultural backgrounds. From surfers to scientists, from beach cottages to high tech towers, this district represents a broad range on the socio-economic spectrum.
Many parents are employed at such neighboring institutions as the University of California, San Diego, the Scripps Institute of Oceanography, the Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, nearby biotechnology firms in Sorrento Valley, and high tech giants like Qualcomm, all of which influence the high standards of education and expectation at San Dieguito.
The Friends of the Solana Beach Library is a non-profit, tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible.
ABOUT HOW WE TEACH.
Fusion is much more than an accredited private middle and high school for grades 6-12 – it’s a revolutionary community of learning where positive relationships and one-to-one classrooms unlock the academic potential in every student and create opportunities for emotional and social growth.
In a Fusion one-to-one classroom, the educational experience is completely customized to ignite a student’s passion for learning. Classes are self-paced, and course material is presented in ways that suit students’ individual interests, strengths and challenges.
Welcome to Fusion Dance Solana Beach!
We pride ourselves on being the newest professional dance school in the San Diego area, for kids, teenagers, and adults ages 2 and up.
Families from Solana Beach, Del Mar, Encinitas, Fairbanks Ranch, Rancho Santa Fe and more will all have found the beat at Fusion. Why? Because our energetic, talented staff makes learning fun and easy. Plus, you’ll love bringing your child into our positive, encouraging environment and watching him or her grow.
Our staff includes passionate and caring instructors, most of whom have been dancing internationally all of their lives. Fusion Dance is truly a blend of the best professionals around, making it easier for you to learn whatever style of dance you want.
We look forward to meeting you!
Mr. Justin and Mr. Anthony
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This beautiful,unique, boutique event space is a flexible space available
for a variety of uses.
The Sanctuary event venue is ideal for intimate, heart-focused meetups, seminars, workshops, art shows, demonstrations, presentations and retreats.
This 2000 sq. ft. offers meeting rooms that accommodate 15-22 participants as well as private, group & conference rooms which
can be used for breakout sessions.
Alternative to noisy coffee shop
One block to beach
Easy Freeway Access
High Speed Internet
All inclusive plans
Premier Business Address
Member Networking Events
Discounts on Sanctuary Special EventsWalk to Popular Restaurants
Boutique Hotel Next Door
HeyJojo Productions was founded in 2005 originally as a live events and television production entity. Jolene "Jojo" Bogard has been directing since she was 5 years old. Always one to organize the neighborhood kids to put on plays to whomever was walking by her house. Over the years, Jolene has earned praise for her stellar productions on stage, on television and live events. Credits include: Mamma Mia, Austin and Ally, and Percy Jackson.
Journey Ahead is an independent college admissions advisory service helping families and their high school students determine their best-fit college, complete their applications, sharpen their admissions essays, and apply for financial aid. We help students understand their academic, career, social and financial needs and recommend colleges that will fit them best. We are headquartered in Solana Beach and have experience with private colleges and universities inside and outside California.
The neighborhood of La Colonia (AKA Eden Gardens) is one of the oldest residential areas in Solana Beach. It was formed in the 1920’s by Mexican farmers who were hired to work in nearby lima bean fields or on the large ranches in Rancho Santa Fe. These farmers wanted their families nearby, hence the formation of La Colonia. The name Eden Gardens came later from a land developer who thought it would be a good marketing tool.
In 2011 community members formed the La Colonia de Eden Gardens with the intention of empowering the community youth in furthering their lives in a positive manner and improving resources available to all residents. Drawing from local resources, such as the San Dieguito Boys and Girls Club, the foundation has been able to make positive youth activities increasingly available.
One of the most amazing projects currently being worked on is the Community Garden. Board member Pat Caughey, President and Principal of Wimmer Yamada and Caughey (WYAC), is heading its development.
The MiraCosta Community College District mission is to provide educational opportunities and student-support services to a diverse population of learners with a focus on their success. MiraCosta offers associate degrees, university-transfer courses, career-and-technical education, certificate programs, basic-skills education, and lifelong-learning opportunities that strengthen the economic, cultural, social, and educational well-being of the communities it serves.
Private Music Instruction, Group Classes, Acting For Film & Television, Teaching Studios.
We offer private and semi-private lessons in Voice, Guitar and Piano, as well as, group classes and private lessons in Acting. Our Solana Beach studio has two teaching rooms and a waiting area. Studio A is an intimate space equipped with a small PA system and a piano. Studio B includes a 7'x14' stage with stage lighting, a PA system with stage monitors, and can seat up to 25 guests. Teachers have access to secure wi-fi, a copier and a wireless printer. Secure Guest wi-fi is also available.
St. James Academy is a preschool thru eighth grade parochial school in Solana Beach. St. James prepares students to live in the world as responsible citizens and as faithful stewards of creation. A student-centered, Catholic-based curriculum is provided which values cultural and intellectual diversity. St. James Academy is committed to excellence.
At St. James Academy, we are committed to inspiring students to fulfill their academic potential while instilling moral values, social consciousness, and Christ’s message into the fabric of each school day.
We understand the difficulty and importance of finding the right school for your children to flourish. We realize that growing up isn’t easy and children need structure and spiritual guidance to make wise choices for themselves. Therefore it is our mission to teach, care and nurture your children as if they were our own because at St. James Academy we are not just educators that love what we do—we are a family.
(Del Mar, CA July 29, 2019) The only solely children’s bookstore in the region opened up for business in Del Mar this month. It is located at 1414 Camino del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014, in the heart of the shopping area and restaurants. Sandcastle Tales is just a few hundred steps from the beach.
The Rhett family has been in Del Mar for over fifty years. Alex Rhett, the founder and owner of Sandcastle Tales, draws upon her experience in International Relations, traveling, and teaching to inform the book selection and activities at the bookstore.
“The kids in our community are passionate about nature, animals and the environment. They are outside surfing, hiking, horseback riding, and exploring. That’s the kind of community we serve. Sandcastle Tales is the place where families can begin their journey of exploration. We have books on nature, animals, ocean, art, environment, and so much more. The kids here love to be outdoors and then grab a book and read to continue their adventures in their minds,” says Rhett.
“Our community bookstore encourages reading. I tell my kids: ‘When you read you get to go places and discover new worlds. You get to hear others’ thoughts and live their experiences,’“ continues Rhett.
When Alex Rhett was recently in Pittsburgh, PA. at the national children’s book conference sharing news of Sandcastle Tales, all of the other attendees who already were bookstore owners were agreeing that Alex’s innovative ideas are worthwhile for kids. “It is encouraging to confirm with other booksellers that what we are doing in Sandcastle Tales is special,” says Rhett.
“Books have come a long way, but still the basics are that you can touch and hold them. Some books add a button that offers music as part of the story. There are books that teach you values. But what makes a book special is how it makes you feel when you read it or hear it read to you,” says Rhett.
“We have a wonderful inventory of curated books for children, including classic books that evoke nostalgia for adults. The books that grandparents read to parents, and now parents read to their children. The Bible is my favorite book; I also enjoy reading adventures and environmentalist stories to my kids” added Rhett.
“This is my family business and it is my passion. Our wonderful library and Sandcastle Tales are all working hard to offer valuable resources to families in our community. I have reached out to the library and the Friends of the Del Mar Library to offer to partner with them to serve our community, and Sandcastle Tales will be donating books and more to the library. I have many business ideas, but to me, opening a children’s bookstore is one of the best ways I can give back to my community, and express my deep love and care for families.”
In addition to books, Sandcastle Tales offers multilingual story times, sand art, crafts, interactive sand play, toys, tasty frozen treats and candies, gifts and souvenirs; Spanish language lessons and other tutoring services are available by appointment. The bookstore hours are M-Sat from 10 to 5 pm, and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm. All current activities are posted on social media.
This is an extraordinary school with incredible teachers, a challenging curriculum, outstanding athletics and exciting missions opportunities. Our rigorous academic curriculum is taught through a Biblical worldview in a rich, nurturing community of teachers, coaches, mentors and peers all passionate about serving Christ. This is a place where you are comfortable enough to try something different and supported enough to get better at something you love. We are dedicated to expanding minds, building faith — and preparing you for the journey of lifetime.
Welcome to Skyline School, Home of the Waves! We are a unique school housing two outstanding educational programs, our 4th-6th grade program and our Global Education K-6 program.
Skyline is the recipient of the 2012 California Distinguished School Award. This recognition was achieved through the hard work of our students, committed and dedicated teachers and staff, and our active and involved parents.
Our Parent Teacher Association and the Solana Beach Schools Foundation provide substantial financial and volunteer support to our school, supporting specialized programs, technology, science, art, music and physical education.
It is our privilege to welcome you to the Solana Beach School District. Nestled on the north coast of San Diego, the District's enrollment is approximately 3,100 students in grades Pre K-6. Founded in 1925, the District serves communities in the City of Solana Beach, Carmel Valley, Fairbanks Ranch, and Rancho Santa Fe. The District has a long-standing tradition of academic success coupled with innovative, experiential learning opportunities designed to maximize learning for each student.
The District has seven elementary schools and a Child Development Center with programs for toddler, preschool, before and after school support and services. The elementary schools are: Solana Vista (K-3); Skyline (4-6 and the K-6 Global Education Program); Solana Santa Fe (K-6); Carmel Creek (K-3); Solana Highlands (K-3); Solana Pacific (4-6); and, Solana Ranch (K-6).
The Solana Beach School District is proud of our students, appreciative of our families, and grateful for the comprehensive and generous support from our community.
We believe that our children deserve a complete education beyond the basics. That’s why our all-volunteer Board works to support Discovery Labs curriculum in science, technology, research,engineering, arts, math (STREAM) and supplemental physical education by raising funds for the Solana Beach School District not provided by the State of California.
Discovery Labs inspire students to discover and explore these subjects through hands-on instruction. We also support other vital academic programs for the District.
We hope to continue this success throughout the 2015-2016 school year, which we can only do with your help. Donate today.
We at The Rockademy are professional musicians who provide
a structured, practical, and fun approach to playing music. Whether you want to learn an instrument, you want to play in a band, or you play in a band and want to take it to the next level, we at The Rockademy are committed to your success every step of the way! Learn an instrument, play in a band, write a song, record it, make a demo, take it to the stage
Help for homeless youth - Homeless shelter services, products and services, sanctuary programs, education and joyfulness.