The Nativity School

The Nativity School, where hearts and minds grow great and true.
6309 El Apajo Road, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
North County Coastal

Your children can excel at The Nativity School

6309 El Apajo Road
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

Phone: 858-756-6763

For families who desire a Catholic school experience with strong academics and personal development. The Nativity School provides timeless excellence in the 21st century. The Nativity School is known for delivering an artisanal and contemporary approach to education, a top-tier student-to-teacher ratio, and having deep integration of technology in an inspiring community and campus environment. The Nativity School promises to produce well-formed hearts and minds in the Catholic tradition where students know and seek what is true, love what is good, are inspired by the beautiful, and who lead by example–building and sharing their unique gifts and talents with each other, their families and their community.

Mr. Marc Thiebach, Principal

Fr. Agustin Opalalic, Pastor
Church of the Nativity

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    Outside the Classroom

    We offer clubs and activities including: Arts and Crafts, Theater, Choir, Handbells, Journalism, Music, Technology, Academic Decathlon

    Our Competitive Spirit

    We offer athletics including: Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Football, Track and Field

    The World Around Us

    Students at The Nativity School have the opportunity to learn additional languages including: English, Spanish

    Our Learning Environment

    Our learning environment features: Computer Lab, Science Lab, Art Room, Music Room, Indoor Gymnasium, Sports Field, Playground, Blacktop Activity Area

    We are all created equal.

    We have served students gifted with: GATE Designation, English as a Second Language, IEP, Learning Difficulties, Speech and Language,

    Let's make it work.

    Applications for tuition assistance are to be submitted to TADS. For more information go to

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