Award      Mt. Everest Academy is a college preparatory K-12 Independent Study school that is designed to meet the unique educational needs of students
who can benefit from learning in an independent setting.
     Mt. Everest Academy is WASC accredited with an API ranking of 10:10,
a recipient of the 2008 Exemplary Independent Study Recognition Award, and one of three independent study schools in the State of California that are also California Distinguished Schools.

Applying to MEA & Other Requests
During the Summer
Our school office is closed for the summer from July 9 – August 11, 2014.  Please follow instructions below for submitting applications and other requests.

Applying to Mt. Everest Academy
If you are interested in applying, please click the application link above, and follow the instructions listed. To submit your completed application and required documents you may:  1) mail to 4350 Mt. Everest Blvd. San Diego, CA 92117  2) email to mteverest@sandi.net  3) fax to 858-496-8797.

Request Transcripts / Report Cards /
Education Verifications
During the weeks the school office is closed, requests for transcripts / report cards / education verifications can be made in person at the district Quality Assurance Office (4100 Normal Street, Annex 10) between the hours of 8:00am - 4:00pm, or by calling 619-725-7211, faxing 619-725-8097, or emailing qualityassurance@sandi.net.  Be aware that all visitors to the Education Center must now check in at the front desk, show an ID and be issued a visitor badge.
School News

  • Harmony for Humanity Concert at Mt. Everest - October 2014

    MEA Community Members: Come be part of a Harmony for Humanity Concert that will be happening here at Mt. Everest in October 2014! Musicians all over the world will be dedicating concerts to inspire unity and harmony between all peoples – and we will contribute the musical talent we have at Mt. Everest!

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  • Thank You Parents!

    Our MEA parents outdid themselves with an AMAZING Staff Appreciation Lunch sponsored by our dedicated PAG. The array of food was INCREDIBLE, and the staff enjoyed the international theme, complete with personalized multi-cultural pictures and music from around the world!

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  • 20th Century Museum - Pictures

    Kudos to all of the students in grades 9 - 11 who participated in the "20th Century Museum" interdisciplinary semester project!

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  • Talent Showcase DVD's: $10

    DVD's of the talent showcase are now available for purchase in the office, cost $10 each. See a few of the "stars" in the show...

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  • Superb Results at the Science Fair!

    WOW, what a night! All of our students that qualified for the 60th annual Greater San Diego Science and Engineering Fair won awards!

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  • Dig It!: "Raised Bed Week"

    Thanks to all who participated in "Raised Bed Week," especially parent volunteers and all the students who valiantly attacked cement-like soil and built the first raised bed of project Dig It!

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  • Teacher of the Year – Mr. Greenwood

    Congratulations to our wonderful math teacher, Mr. Greenwood, who has been voted Mt. Everest Academy Teacher of the Year! Mr. Greenwood teaches 8 different math subjects, from Pre-Algebra to Intermediate Advanced Algebra. We are lucky to have Mr. Greenwood’s knowledge, dedication, and teaching skills here at Mt. Everest!

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  • Yearbook Orders

    Yearbook can only be ordered online now.

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  • Mt. Everest Students in Honor Concerts

    Mt. Everest Academy is honored that five of our students were selected to play in the San Diego Unified School District’s Honor Concerts! The Middle School Honor Band performed on March 15 and the Elementary Honor Band & Orchestra performed onMarch 21.

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  • Reader's Theatre with Mrs. Becerra's 4th Graders

    As part of our month long celebration of Black History recognition, the fourth grade students performed a Reader's Theater Play adapted from the book "Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt."

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  • A Fun Day at Sea World!

    Mt. Everest had about 220 members attending the Sea World trip last week. Thank you to all participants for making the day a huge success! Also, we had a winner at Sea World...

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  • Ice Skating at Horton Plaza Pictures

    MEA families ice skating together at Horton Plaza's outdoor ice rink has become a holiday tradition at Mt. Everest Academy.

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  • Elementary Costume Carnival Pictures

    Elementary teachers and parents joined forces to create a multi-event carnival with games galore. See some of our little princesses, pirates, superheroes and other characters as they show off their tossing, fishing, and painting skills.

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