You belong at Mt. Helix Academy!

t. Helix Academy is a private, Trans K–9, preparatory school that is co-educational and nonsectarian.

Mt. Helix Academy is a positive, safe school. We use evidence-based teaching methods to challenge our students and to encourage their love of learning. Our graduates excel in high school and college.

Mt. Helix Academy received the highest level of accreditation that is ever awarded by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Mt. Helix Academy is in the family of schools operated by The Institute for Effective Education. TIEE, an equal-opportunity organization, is nationally recognized and is a leader in the San Diego area for the use of evidence-based methods.

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Jog-A-Thon 2015


"I really love my new school!"
"Thank you mommy for picking the best school for me"
Lorenzo, just entering K

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  • Help Mt. Helix Academy fight hunger in San Diego  more
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You Only Get One Chance

My wife and I attended public school as children but we both feel that the world has changed, so 9 years ago when we were considering our first child’s education opportunities we explored a variety of options. Read more…

Tracey Singer
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Mt. Helix Academy
5955 Severin Drive
La Mesa, California 91942
Phone: (619) 243-1400

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Mt. Helix Academy is a WASC-accredited,San Diego Private school. Our award winning staff, high-tech classrooms, winning science fair projects, and much more makes us truly unique compared to other San Diego Private Schools.