Eldorado Emerson Private School

Learn more about our Preschool through 12th grade programs.


Education for a New Generation

Developing leaders and innovators through collaborative learning.


Small Class Sizes

Students learn in a supportive, bullying-free environment.


Welcome to Eldorado Emerson Private School in Orange, California

Learn About our Schools

The “factory” mentality regarding education that has been too prevalent in the United States for decades is the antithesis of the Eldorado Emerson philosophy. Here, we recognize that each child is an individual who moves at his or her own pace. Our teachers serve as guides along the proper path. Ultimately we partner to shape lives filled with achievement, citizenship, and discovery. Read more

Message from the Headmaster

For over half a century, Eldorado Emerson Private School in Southern California has enjoyed a rich history of achievement, with many of our students attaining academic and career excellence upon graduation. Our students, from pre-school through high school, are happy, compassionate young individuals who thrive in a creative, collaborative, academically rich environment. Read more

Apply to Eldorado Emerson Private School 

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International Application Information

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Upcoming Events


5sep12:01 am- 12:00 amLabor Day Observed

12sep9:00 am- 3:00 pmFall Semester Begins!Full Day 9am-3pm

23sep5:30 pm- 7:30 pmBack to School BBQCasual Event

28sep6:00 pm- 7:30 pmPALs Meeting - Auditorium


7oct9:00 am- 3:00 pmPicture DayParent Volunteers Needed! (Please call the office, if interested)

8oct - 9oct 812:00 pmoct 9Long Beach Open Studio TourOctober 8th & 9th from Noon to pm

12oct6:00 pm- 7:00 pmPALs Meeting6pm - Auditorium

21oct9:00 am- 10:00 amCoffee with PALS

31oct9:00 am- 11:30 amHarvest Party1/2 Day / Dismissal at 11:30 am / No Daycare


9nov6:00 pm- 7:00 pmPALs Meeting6pm - Auditorium

11nov9:00 am- 3:00 pmVeteran's Day ObservedSchool Closed - No Daycare

18nov9:00 am- 10:00 amCoffee with PALS

21nov9:15 am- 1:30 pmPicture Make-Up Day

23nov - 27nov 239:00 amnov 27Thanksgiving BreakSchool Closed - No Daycare

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August 3, 2016 in Academics, High School, Lower School, Middle School, PreSchool

Good Morning

“Good morning.” Just two words. So simple. And yet so important. When we are sitting in the office working before school starts, students walk through on their way to class….

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July 26, 2016 in Academics, High School, Lower School, Middle School, PreSchool

Arts Integration into STEM creates STEAM

The Eldorado Emerson art program holds special significance for many in our community. This week I have decided to update all on the happenings in our extraordinary studio. Truly our…

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Eldorado Emerson Private School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, racial or ethnic origin, religion, or sexual orientation in the administration of its educational and other school programs.