Santa Barbara Community Academy


Santa Barbara Community Academy building

General Information

  • Grades Served: 1-6
  • Address: 850 Portesuello Avenue, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 | Map
  • Phone: (805) 687-2081
  • Fax: (805) 687-6530
  • TDD: (805) 687-2061 x103
  • Principal: Anna Scharfeld
  • E-mail:
  • School Mascot: Alligator
  • School Colors: Green and White
  • Website:

School Highlights

The Santa Barbara Community Academy opened July 19, 1999. As an official Core Knowledge visitation school, in addition to covering required California Standards-based curricula, the Academy provides a rich content sequence in all subject areas, including the arts. Uniforms and an emphasis on parental involvement are considered essential to optimum success for all students.

School Recognition

California Distinguished School (2010)

Feeder Schools and their District

Santa Barbara Community Academy feeds into Santa Barbara Junior High School and La Cumbre Junior High School.