Education is a primary reason people choose Del Sur. Del Sur Elementary and Del Norte High school are located in Del Sur, the top-rated schools in the highly acclaimed Poway Unified School District, which GreatSchools ranks 10 out of 10.


Del Sur Elementary School

Grades: K-5

15665 Paseo Del Sur
San Diego, CA 92127
(858) 674-6200  |  Principal: Doug Johnson

Del Sur Elementary School’s location in the center of the community means students can walk to school and their parents can remain closely involved in their children’s education. It is a technologically progressive school dedicated to providing high levels of learning for all students while being focused on exploring the richness of the past, the opportunities of the present, and the infinite possibilities of the future.

Oak Valley Middle School

Grades: 6-8

16055 Winecreek Road
San Diego, CA 92127
(858) 487-2939  |  Principal: Sonya Wrisley

Just three miles east of Del Sur, Oak Valley Middle School sets the bar for successful parent-teacher-student partnerships and continues to serve as the standard of excellence in the acclaimed Poway Unified School District.

  • Rated #2 middle school in the Poway Unified School District, based on 2013 Academic Performance Index (API) scores
  • Scored 922 of 1,000 Growth API
  • Ranks 10 of 10 in statewide rankings, based on 2013 API scores
  • ArtCorps program and Science Olympiad team
  • Oak Valley Middle School Band and Orchestra

Del Norte High School

Grades: 9-12

16601 Nighthawk Lane
San Diego, CA 92127
(858) 487-0877  |  Principal: Greg Mizel

Del Norte High School, located adjacent to Del Sur, opened to new students in August 2009. This Poway Unified District school handpicked some of the best teachers from other Poway schools.

  • Rated #1 high school in the Poway Unified School District, based on 2013 Academic Performance Index (API) scores
  • 881 out of 1,000 Growth API score
  • 10 out of 10 in statewide rankings, based on API scores
  • $105 million state-of-the-art facility, with science labs, athletic facilities that include a pool and tennis courts, performing arts center and more

Design39 Campus

Grades: K-8

17050 Del Sur Ridge
San Diego, CA 92127
(858) 676-6639  |  Principal: Sonya Wrisley

Design39 Campus, a new K-8 school in the celebrated Poway Unified District, is now open. Located in Del Sur, the school’s 156,000 square feet feature 56 teaching stations, a gym/pavilion, an amphitheater, a fitness trail and more. The school’s architectural design team concentrated on flexibility of space, use of natural light and technology. Covering 22 acres, the campus can accommodate 1,500 students.

  • Multilevel student “main street” displays student learning
  • Meets LEED and CHPS (California High Performance Schools) standards
  • Campus design encourages and promotes environmental awarenessness

Higher Education

If your young scholars are entering college or if you’re looking to go back to school yourself, some of the nation’s best colleges and universities are located right here in San Diego County.


The fun continues all day long. After school, the fun, learning and friendships keep going.

  • ESS: Children enjoy special activities, crafts and sports
  • Oak Valley Middle School afternoon enrichment: Activities include tennis and Word Masters
  • Boys and Girls Club of 4S Ranch: Activities include a cooking club, intramural sports such as flag football, 3-on-3 basketball and indoor soccer
  • Rancho YMCA: Youth sports classes and leagues, summer camps and family walking clubs

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