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Enrollment and Registration Information

2019-20 School year Application Process

Applications for the 2019-20 school year will be available online on this page starting on January 1, 2019. You may also pick-up a copy of the application at Early College High School starting on January 14, 2019 or at your child's middle school's front office on that same date. 

The Early Decision Application Deadline is March 15, 2019. The application must be returned to ECHS by this date for it to be considered for early decision acceptance. Applicants will be notified within two weeks of receipt.

The Regular Application Deadline is May 3, 2019. The application must be returned to ECHS and applicants will again be notified within two weeks of receipt.

              2019-2020 ECHS Application 

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

2019-20 Prospective Student and Parent Events

Learn more about ECHS at any of these events during the 2018-19 school year. Please call 714-424-4780 if you have any questions or would like to schedule your daughter or son for either of the ECHS Student Shadow Days & Campus Tours that follow. Attending a Campus Tour alone does not require a reservation. Check-in at the Office at 4:00 p.m.

* November 28, 2018: ECHS Information Night #1 (6:30-7:30 p.m.)

* January/February 2019: N-MUSD 8th grade presentations at Corona del Mar MS, Costa Mesa MS, Ensign Intermediate, TeWinkle Intermediate

* January 30, 2019: ECHS Information Night #2 (6:30-7:30 p.m.)

* February 22, 2019: ECHS Student Shadow Day & Principal's Tour #1

* February 27, 2019: ECHS Information Night #3 (6:30-7:30 p.m.)

* March 21, 2019: ECHS Open House (6:30-8:00 p.m.)

* April 12, 2019: ECHS Student Shadow Day & Principal's Tour #2

Online Pre-Registration Is Open

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.  

Click here to begin Pre-Registration If you have lost your access key and do NOT have an email address on file with the school, email Register-ECHS@nmusd.us. Or starting on July 23, call 714-424-4780

Questions? Email Register-ECHS@nmusd.us

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 Register-ECHS@nmusd.us

Additional Information

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

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