Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Lauren Kelly
District East Side Union High
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Orchestra
4
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Career and Tech programs Auto mechanics
Business management
Computer programming
Construction / Building
Cosmetology
Culinary
Electrical
HVAC
Industrial / Graphic Design
IT support
Welding certification
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Spanish
Vietnamese

Support

18
Facilities
including: Learning lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
College / career center
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Asian 61%
Hispanic 20%
Filipino 9%
White 6%
Two or more races 2%
Black 2%
Pacific Islander 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
Female 49%
Male 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 18%
English Language Learners 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Wrestling
11
Boys Sports
including: Golf
22
Clubs
including: Model UN
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Wrestling
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Water polo
Wrestling
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Game club
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Literary magazine
Marching band
Math club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Quimby Oak MS
  Chaboya MS
  Many others in east San Jose

Awards

Academic award WASC Accredited
Year received 2012
Academic award Us News Top 100 schools
Year received 2013
  2014

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
Korean
Russian
Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

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Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 2715
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 2715
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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