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Enrollment and Registration Information

2019-20 Registration

Online Pre-Registration

Online Pre-Registration will begin Monday, July 15, 2019 at 10:00AM. You will need both your student's ID# and Access Key. Please check your Summer Registration Letter for your student's access key.

If you have lost your access key and have an email on file with the school, continue to Online Pre-Registration, click on "Student Registration", then "Get Access Key" and the access key will be emailed to you.  

Link to Online Pre-Registration

If you have lost your access key and do NOT have an email address on file with the school, email Or starting on July 22, 2019 call 714-424-7990

On-Site Registration

On-Site Registration will take place on Monday, July 29, 2019 and Tuesday, July 30, 2019. Please check your Summer Registration Letter for the specific date and time assigned to your student. 

2020-21 application process 

Applications for the 2020-21 school year will be available online on this page starting on January 1, 2020. You may also pick-up a copy of the application at Early College High School starting on January 13, 2020 or at your child's middle school front office on that same date. 

The Early Action Application Deadline is March 13, 2020. The Regular Deadline is May 1, 2020. Applications must be returned to ECHS to be considered for acceptance. Applicants will be notified approximately two-three weeks after submitting an application.

Please call 714-424-4780 if you have any questions about the application process.

2020-21 Prospective Student and Parent Events

*Updated dates and times will be available in September 2019. ECHS plans on holding several Information Nights starting in November 2019 through February 2020 along with two Shadow Days that prospective students can participate in during the months of February 2020 and April 2020. Families are also welcomed to attend our Open House on March 19, 2020 to learn more about the opportunities at ECHS.

Enrollment vs. Registration

If you are not currently enrolled in Newport-Mesa Unified School District, please click on the link below for enrollment information at the Welcome Center.

Enrollment Information

Enrollment must be complete before students can register for classes.

Help With OnLine Pre-Registration

Frequently Asked Questions

If you did not find your answer here  or if you are experiencing problems with the system, contact us at

Additional Information

Please click on the following links for important information regarding district services

Information can also be requested at your school's office.