Welcome to Iftin Charter School

 Iftin Charter School is a tuition-free public school with an open enrollment system that accepts children from anywhere in San Diego County. Our school runs independently from the San Diego Unified School District, tailoring to our own program and community needs. This provides an increase in educational choice for our administration, classroom teachers, policymakers, and parents.li2


SARC 2015-16: (hard copy is available upon request in the office)

Spring Break Reading Challenge

Kinder through 2nd grade-
Read 20 books at reading level, complete 10 book reports, read 15 to 20 minutes a day.

3rd through 5th grade-
Read 10 books at reading level, Complete 5 book reports, read 45- 60 minutes a day.
6th through 8th grade- 
Read 5 books at reading level, Complete 3 book reports, read 60 minutes a day.​​​​​​​​
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arrow-32-xxl Registration Checklist

arrow-32-xxl Enrollment Form

During the enrollment period, we collect all enrollment forms and enter your child’s data into our database. If you would like confirmation of our receipt of your application, please call the office at (619) 265-2411 multicolored line Lottery Process: The priority application period for 2015-16 school year is from April 15th-June 13th, 2015. If we receive more applications than available spaces, we will conduct a lottery on June 18th at 6pm. Any remaining seats will be available on a first come, first served basis until all seats are filled.



5465 El Cajon Blvd. San Diego, CA 92115 Tel. (619) 265-2411 Fax: (619) 265-2484multicolored line

School Hours: Breakfast: 7:30 am M-F Mon – Thurs: 8am – 2:50pm Min. Day: Friday 8am – 12:15pmmulticolored line

Our School is located one block east of the intersection of El Cajon Blvd. and 54th street. Park in a visitor’s space and enter through the gate. Follow signs to the front office.


Iftin Charter is non-sectarian in all its programs, admission policies, employment practices and operations. Iftin does not discriminate against any pupil on the basis of ethnicity, national origin, gender or disability.