About Us


Christ-centered, College Preparatory Education for Preschool through High School

Our students thrive in our challenging academic program, inspired by excellent, dedicated teachers.   We focus on the whole student to create a passion for learning, a heart for serving, and a purpose for the future.  Grounded in Christ and infused with a biblical worldview, students grow in faith and character development as they are taught to think critically, work collaboratively, and become leaders ready to impact the world for Christ.

High School - Grades 9-12


Excellent academics are the foundation of our college preparatory program allowing each and every student to be challenged to gain knowledge, think critically, and be instilled with purpose as they complete high school.

Relationships between faculty and students create a vibrant atmosphere as they are encouraged to embrace spiritual commitment to Christ and strive for excellence in all facets of their life.

  • College preparatory course selection with a variety of options including online and dual college credit courses
  • Graduation requirements meet or exceed UC guidelines AP, Honors, and college prep courses
  • CIF competitive athletics with a history of league titles and CIF playoff success
  • Visual and Performing Arts
  • Foreign Language and STEM certified electives including robotics
  • Weekly  chapel program
  • Mission trips and community service focus 
  • Student leadership developed through ASB, NHS, Key Club and student led Bible studies
  • Senior Exhibition project required of every graduate
  • Comprehensive college counseling program

Junior High - Grades 7-8

A time for discovery and exploration, the Jr. High years are designed to help students discover who they are and develop their passions.  Full of opportunities, friendships, and academic rigor, the TCCS Jr. High program fosters a community of students who are passionate about God, learning, and others.

  • Core academics include math, science, history, English, PE, and Bible
  • Our 4-part elective series features art, drama, study skills, and multimedia with 3D design and robotics
  • Competitive and developmental athletic teams
  • Educational study trips include East Coast, Star of India, Medieval Times
  • Junior High Community Service Day
  • Junior High ASB program with high school mentoring
  • High School level courses in Algebra, Spanish, and American Sign Language
  • Engaging chapel program

Kindergarten - Grade 6

Guided by nurturing Christian teachers, our elementary students are encouraged to engage in discovery through math, language, science, and more in a Christ-centered environment. The heart of our mission is to prepare the whole child, building a strong foundation spiritually, academically, physically, and socially. Meeting each child where they are creates a passion for learning that inspires life-long learners. 

  • Core academics include language arts with reading, writing, math, social studies, science, and Bible
  • Weekly worship chapels and biblical lessons which train our students in a Christian worldview
  • Interactive, hands-on science program aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards, but taught from our Creator’s perspective
  • Guided reading and math programs help to solidify strong basic skills in our primary students which equip them to become problem solvers and critical thinkers for the future
  • Enrichment opportunities include art, music, technology, PE, and library
  • Upper elementary students put their fine arts talents to practice in an annual musical theater production
  • Our fifth and sixth grade students can participate in competitive athletics through our Jr. High athletic program


Tri-City Christian Preschool, has provided quality Christian early childhood education in North San Diego County since 1971! It is our goal to partner with parents to foster spiritual, physical, social, emotional and cognitive development in their children. Our students thrive and succeed with our professional staff of nurturing educators, Christ-centered age-appropriate curriculum, and low teacher-to-child ratios!

We encourage you to visit our newly expanded and remodeled safe and secure campus. Be sure to check out the beautiful renovations, featuring classrooms that have been newly furnished with nature-inspired décor as well as an expansive new playground complete with garden beds, natural playscapes and play structure. Schedule a tour today at preschool@tccs.org

The TCCS Difference

is seen throughout our school programs:

Solid Curriculum

A college preparatory curriculum infused with 21st century technology.

Kingdom Education

Biblical worldview integration across all subject areas.

Personal Attention

Small class sizes with low student to teacher ratios

Inspiring Qualified Teachers

Degreed and certified faculty with an average of 15 years experience

Academically Challenging

Standardized test scores consistently above the national average.

Weekly Chapel & Mission Trips

Weekly chapel program, community service projects and mission trips.

Address / Contact

Tri-City Christian School
302 N. Emerald Drive
Vista, California 92083

    • (760) 630.8227
    • tccscommunication@tccs.org

Non-Discrimination Policy

Tri-City Christian School admits students of any race, color, national origin, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

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School Hours of Operation

School Hours:

Secondary: 7:50 AM – 2:30 PM
Elementary: 8:00 AM – 2:45 PM

Wednesdays are late start days and school begins at 8:30 for all students.

Office Hours:

Business Office: 7:00-4:00 Monday – Friday. 
Secondary Office Hours: 7:15 – 3:30 


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