Welcome to
The Escola Academy

The Escola Academy has formed another official Academy team in the U8 age group, with players born in 2011 and 2012. These players have been training with our Developmental Program for the last 2 years, developing and awaiting this transition to our Academy Team side. If you have a child that is interested to join this age group team and want to have our Academy staff evaluate them for their involvement within our group, send us an email or reach out via phone/text at 909-810-0011 for more info.

For players born in 2013, The Escola Academy currently has a Developmental Program training organized with players born in 2013, as we continue to develop interested players in this age group through summer 2020, in anticipation of forming an official Escola Academy team for the 2013s in late summer 2020. For further questions on how to involve your child in this developmental training, feel free to contact us for more details.

The Escola Academy is forming a Developmental League for players born between 2008 through 2012 starting in early 2020. Focus will emphasize small-sided games learning and competition, anyone who has questions for signup details, contact us for more information. We will organize additional league games in this format consistently throughout the 2020 season.

Our Story of

We prepare the players the way it should be.

The Escola Academy has an open tryout/training approach for any players interested in joining our Academy Teams. If interested, simply contact us via email (chris@theescola.com) or phone (909-810-0011) and let us know some important info for your interested soccer player- name, exact birthdate, possible info on playing history or goals for involvement with our Academy program. We have Academy Teams for the following age group teams- U15 (2005) U14 (2006) U13 (2007); U12 (2008); U11 (2009); U10 (2010); AND NOW U8 (players born in 2011/2012).Interested in attending tryouts or a specific training date, please call our Director, Chris Gaspar at 909-810-0011 or email at chris@theescola.com for more information on tryouts.

The Escola Academy

2019 has been another great year for The Escola Academy, as we continue to develop players of all ages and skills and help educate families about the unmatched qualities and long-term goals of our development/training approach compared to other local, soccer organizations. If you have a child who is looking for a fresh start to their soccer journey, who hasn’t had a proper developmental environment for their soccer skills and progress, feel free to reach out to us and see how we can help. For players and families interested in our 2020 1st Session Developmental Training Program starting Feb 3, 2020, signups are currently ongoing, so call us at 909-810-0011 or email us at chris@theescola.com with questions about The Escola Academy or upcoming soccer training programs.

For Players of all
Skill levels

The Escola Academy Developmental Training is for players of all skill levels no matter team or club affiliation, aged 3 through 18, to learn and improve skills with the only year-round, soccer training-specific organization in the southern CA area. Several discounts are available for our programs so check with us for details. For The Escola Academy- City of Redlands partnership, register for the popular 3-6 Yr Old Development Skills Training & 7 Yr Old-HS Age programs through Community Center, corner of Washington and Lugonia in Redlands (by walk-in or their website at cityofredlands.org – scroll down to “The Escola” to register online anytime OR Walk-in registration Monday-Friday AND Saturday.

The Escola Academy
Developmental Training Breakdown

Level 1

Individual Basic Skills Development for 3-15 Yr Olds (Beginner/Rec players, skill development) (AGE-APPROPRIATE)

Level 2

Skills Advancement Training for 7 Yr Olds through 15 Yr Olds (CONTACT THE ESCOLA for DETAILS)

Level 3

Placement on Escola Academy Teams for Players ages 7 through 15 Yrs Old; The Escola Academy has Teams currently for Players aged 7 through 15 Yrs Old (CONTACT THE ESCOLA for DETAILS)

The Escola Staff will provide initial assessment/evaluation over session timeframe and give feedback regarding Level Placement for players in best training option moving forward.

The Escola
Academy Offers

If you are interested to see what The Escola Academy can offer your child, in terms of a European-based training philosophy and methodology (Portuguese to be specific), and if you are interested in joining up with us for further training AND an opportunity to play on one of our Academy Teams, contact Director-Chris Gaspar 909-810-0011, email at chris@theescola.com for more information.

The Escola’s Academy Team Program is continuing to grow, with teams forming from years of development under the guidance of our year-round training programs. The Escola Academy is always looking for families and players who are interested in long-term development and progress to join up with our family. If you have children born between 2005 THROUGH 2013 and interested in learning more about our teams or training option for your child AND learning more about the differences between an Academy philosophy of player and team development than that of typical, local soccer clubs in the area, email or call us at 909-810-0011 for more info.

The Escola Academy is currently training and developing ACADEMY GROUPS (SOME GROUPS have Academy teams already formed) for players in following ages: U8/9- born in 2011/2012 AND U10-born in 2010 AND U11-born in 2009 AND U12-born in 2008 AND U13-born in 2007 AND U14-born in 2006 AND U15-born in 2005. If interested in joining up with these age groups for long-term training and to see how these groups will continue to develop into quality players and Academy Teams, call Director Chris Gaspar at 909-810-0011 or email at chris@theescola.com..

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