San Pasqual Academy

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Scientific Rating:
Not able to be Rated
See scale of 1-5
Child Welfare System Relevance Level:
See descriptions of 3 levels

About This Program

The information in this program outline is provided by the program representative and edited by the CEBC staff. San Pasqual Academy has been reviewed by the CEBC in the area of: Educational Interventions for Children and Adolescents in Child Welfare, but lacks the necessary research evidence to be given a Scientific Rating.

Target Population: Foster care youth in middle school and high school

For children/adolescents ages: 12 – 18

Brief Description

San Pasqual Academy is a residential education campus designed specifically for foster teens, providing a stable, caring home, a quality, individualized education, and the skills needed for independent living. This program is a unique public-private partnership addressing four components of the campus: residential, education, work readiness, and child welfare services.

Program Goals:

The goals of the San Pasqual Academy are:

  • Prepare youth for emancipation
  • Assist youth in completing high school
  • Teach independent living skills on a daily basis
  • Provide long-term placement for youth
  • Establish a permanency connection with an adult
  • Create and encourage youth’s participation in extracurricular activities

Contact Information

Jay Sakamoto
Title: Program Manager
Agency/Affiliation: HHSA County of San Diego
Phone: (858) 874-1127
Fax: (858) 874-1163

Date Research Evidence Last Reviewed by CEBC: October 2013

Date Program Content Last Reviewed by Program Staff: March 2016

Date Program Originally Loaded onto CEBC: April 2012