Terra Nova is a community in Chula Vista, California with a variety of single-family homes and townhouses. Residents are close to freeway access, stores, restaurants, parks, and recreation.
The Chula Vista Elementary School District offers highly rated facilities like Clearview Elementary. The Sweetwater Union High School District is in charge of the older grades with excellent schools such as Bonita Vista Middle and Bonita Vista High. Some families may prefer private schooling with several facilities to choose from including St. Rose of Lima School, Saint John’s Episcopal School, Mater Dei Catholic High School, and Lutheran High School of San Diego. The city claims Southwestern College, one of San Diego’s four private colleges.
The Terra Nova Plaza, located right across EH Street, was designed to be a one-stop shopping experience with financial and health services as well as specialty stores.
There are many golf courses in this region and the Chula Vista Municipal Golf Course features a championship course as well as facilities for special events. The Sweetwater County Park is popular for fishing, camping, horseback riding, and hiking. The many parks in this region also offer picnic tables, barbecue grills, and tot lots.
Chula Vista is the seventh largest city in the state’s southern region and the second largest in the San Diego area. Business owners rely on tourism and the city offers many shopping, cinema, and dining experiences. Here you’ll find one of the nation’s only year-round training centers for the United States Olympic team. This facility helps athletes in softball, tennis, archery, kayaking, rowing, cycling, and hockey as well as track and field. Notable venues include the Chula Vista Marina, Onstage Playhouse, Otay Valley Regional Park, and the Sleep Train Amphitheater. The Nature Center features exhibits of insects, rays, sharks, birds of prey, and water birds.
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