Dora Islas has been at SCCS for nineteen years. She has experience in various grades though she has worked with junior high students most of her career,


Some major highlights for 8th grade students are:

  • Portfolio Presentations: eight grade requirement based on the mastery of the Student Learning Expectations
  • Fieldtrip to the Museum of Tolerance (MOT) in L.A.
  • Retreat: an overnight retreat during Lent at Whispering Winds in Julian, CA
  • Knott's Berry Farms after graduation as a reward
  • Biography Fair: Students become a special personality that has contributed in a positive manner to the community. Students dress up as that person and include artifacts.

Important Back to School Information


Please take the time to download and review the important information posted below, from the class curriculum to how to shine as a eighth grader.

Summer Office Hours


June 27th - August 5th

8am - 12pm


Regular Hours Resume August 8th

Tuition Rates for 2016 - 2017 School Year Now Available

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and Our 25% Discount for Active Military & Peace Officers

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St. Charles Catholic School is open to all students and parents that are eager to learn and have Catholic traditions as their foundation.


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San Diego, CA 92154


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On-Campus Uniform Sale

Wednesday, August 3rd

10am - 2pm

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New Parent Orientation

August 16 at 6pm


Back To School Night

August 18th at 6pm


First Day of School

August 22nd

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