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Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Susan Nisan
District Stanislaus County Office Of Education
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Photography
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Visual arts Photography
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Technology
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Character Education
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Honors track
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Flexible program options
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

4
Facilities
including: Internet access
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Early College
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training Computer programming
IT support
Vocational or skills-based training (misc.) ROP
Facilities Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 55%
Hispanic 30%
Two or more races 4%
Black 3%
Asian 1%
Pacific Islander 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 4%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 45%
Female 50%
Male 50%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
2
Boys Sports
including: Track
4
Clubs
including: Book / reading club
Girls sports Cross country
Track
Boys sports Cross country
Track
Clubs (misc.) Academic Decathlon
  Skills USA
  California Scholar (CSF)
Clubs Book / reading club
Girls on the Run
Robotics club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Awards

Academic award US News and World Report Best High Schools Bronze Medal
Year received 2014

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff College counselor
Computer specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Music teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Hmong
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Farsi, Assyrian

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Modesto Junior College
Partner website Mjc.edu
Partner Stanislaus County Office of Education
Partner website Stancoe.org
Partner Modesto Chamber of Commerce

Enrollment

Learn more Www.valleycharterhighschool.org
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014