California Karate Academy (CKA) is one of the country’s oldest Karate Schools. For over 50 years, we have offered highly effective, life-changing programs in classical karate and self-defense to men, women, teenagers, and children of all ages. You can find us conveniently located in the Cupertino, Saratoga, and West San Jose area.
Stanford Ph.D candidate, Hanshi Jim Mather, 9th degree black belt and CKA Chief Instructor, has devoted almost 60 years to perfecting and teaching the martial arts
The self-image, self-confidence, self-discipline, and self-control your child develops today will determine the level of happiness and success he or she will be allowed to experience as an adult. Science has proven that authentic Japanese Karate can aid your child in developing all of the above qualities, and more, leading to a healthier, happier, and more successful life. AND we can help get your child into a top college or high school!