Teen artist finds passion in color, painting

Read Nikolai’s story about how he started painting at The Winston School on U-T San Diego

Winston alumnus Tim Higgins poses with Congressman Scott Peters after receiving Boy Scout Heroism Award at Winston assembly in December.

The Winston School inspires hope and success in bright, creative students who have struggled to realize their potential.

Founded in 1988, Winston offers a college preparatory program for students in grades 4 through 12 with learning differences and others whose needs have not generally been met in traditional school settings.

We believe in a bright future for every child. Our small classes provide multi-sensory teaching, individual attention and close connections with teachers and staff members. This environment helps our students discover and develop their natural gifts and passions, fostering within each student what he or she needs to mature and grow with confidence.

There is no stopping our students when we focus on their abilities rather than their disabilities.

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School Calendar
  • July 7, 2014
    • Summer Academy of the Arts

  • July 25, 2014
    • Summer Arts Academy play "Grease"

  • August 5, 2014
    • Summer School Ends

  • September 2, 2014
    • First Day of School

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The Summer Academy of Arts Presents: Grease

Friday, July 25th, 2014
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The Winston School Admissions Session

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
from 9:30-11:00 a.m.
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Former Winston Student Studying for Ph.D. in School Psychology to Work with Students like Herself with Learning Differences


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Bryan Johnson Found His Place in the Sun and in Life at the Winston School

Bryan Johnson

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