Grand Opening Mon. Dec. 3!

Come early to be one of the first to step inside this lovely new facility.  Performances by El Camino  Jazz Band, Choir and more.  Celebration begins at 4:00 PM.

On schedule for winter performances

On Thursday, July 12,  the executive board and a few members of ecARTS toured our new Center for the Arts with project leaders from McCarthy Construction and Vanir Construction Management. It was obvious to us that they take great pride in their work. Enjoy these images of tour highlights:              …

New name for our PAC

The San Juan Unified School District and El Camino High School administrators have agreed that the name for our new performing arts center will be the El Camino Fundamental High School Center For The Arts. The name gives meaning to the intent and purpose of this new venue–a focal point for showcasing talent from within…

Construction update

One week after the official groundbreaking ceremony, the dilapidated Butler building is no more and the fences around the old tennis courts have been removed. Look for new tennis courts near the pool. Find out more about McCarthy Buildling  Companies in an article in The Registry, a Bay Area real estate journal. According to the article, “The…

It’s official! We’re under way.

Under a brilliant blue sky with the U.S. flag waving from atop a McCarthy Building Companies’ crane, the El Camino Visual and Performing Arts Center officially broke ground. Members of the SJUSD board of trustees, Superintendent Kent Kern, and a host of excited students, faculty, parents, and alumni attended this long-awaited moment. As band director…

We’re breaking ground and you’re invited

Please join San Juan Unified for the ceremonial groundbreaking of El Camino Fundamental High School’s signature performing arts center! DATE:  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 TIME:  1:00 PM – 2:00 PM RSVP via our Eventbrite link The future performing arts center is a long-anticipated addition to El Camino’s award-winning band, music and theater programs. Once complete, the…