July Ticket Winners!

Every week EC San Diego has a prize drawing for our fantastic students. In order to be entered into the drawing, students show their commitment to learning English by speaking in both in and out of class. Teachers also enter those students who excel in class and help encourage other students to do the same. … Read more

Activities at EC San Diego this week

Check out this week’s exciting activities. Wednesday, July 25th is the International Student Party at the club FLUXX downtown San Diego! Buy your tickets today at the front desk. They are only $20.00 today and will be $30.00 tomorrow if we have any left. You will get to meet a lot of students from EC … Read more

San Diego LGBT Pride

San Diego Pride weekend kicks off today with  the raising of a rainbow flag off a 65ft pole. The symbolic banner will wave over the heart of the gay community. The theme this year is America’s Pride, Equality is an American Value. For the first time in US history, active duty service member will be … Read more

Do you speak English?

Every week, EC San Diego has a prize drawing for our students for speaking English only. Whenever a teacher or staff member hears a student speaking English only, he/she will write the student’s name on a ticket and drop it in the box which is located at the front desk. Once a week we draw one … Read more

Opening Day at The Del Mar Racetrack

A lot of fans are expected at this year’s event. The Del Mar Throughbred Club is celebrating 75 years as a racing and entertainment destination. In honor of this celebration, every 75th person through the gates will receive a $75 voucher to spend at the track on Saturday, July 21st. This event is not only … Read more

Bastille Day in France

Bastille Day is the name given in English speaking countries to the French National Day, which is celebrated on the 14th of July each year. In France, it is formally called La Fete Nationale (The National Celebration).  This is an occasion to honor the French Republic. It is a public holiday in France. The Bastille … Read more

Sharks never sleep. TRUE OR FALSE?

True. Sharks, like other marine animals, don’t seem to fall into a deep sleep like humans do. Sharks need to keep water moving over their gills to receive necessary oxygen. Not all sharks need to move constantly, though. Some sharks have spiracles, a small opening behind their eyes, that force water across the shark’s gills … Read more

San Diego Comic-Con 2012

The 43rd annual San Diego Comic-Con 2012 preview begins today at the Convention Center which is downtown in the gaslamp district. Comic-Con event is a celebration of video games, movies, television shows, online entertainment and comic books! This event which is held every year attracts people from all over the country. This year over 127,000 passes have been registered which … Read more

July 4th is Independence Day! – NO SCHOOL

Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States celebrating independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain on July 4th, 1776. Independence day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions and ceremonies. Independence Day celebrations often take place outdoors with … Read more