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How Are We Different?

School of ChoiceTop of Page

Apollo is alternative education program in East Side Union High School District. 
  • We are a school of choice
  • You earn an East Side Union High School District Diploma
  • We have 20 students per class
  • Every student is prepared for an academic or career path 

How It Works. . . . Top of Page

Students will take their junior or senior English, science, math and social studies classes at Apollo during the day and then participate in our credit recovery program after school hours and on weekends.  

Customized Program for Each Student Top of Page

Every student at Apollo is assigned a homeroom teacher. This teacher will customize an academic plan specifically for you so that you will graduate on-time. This includes: 
  • Designing an Educational Plan so you can graduate on-time
  • Providing motivation and guidance for credit recovery
  • Helps support and tutor 
  • Holds a parent conferences every six weeks 

More about Apollo . . .
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Apollo is a very active school. We have guest speakers, take field trips, host a College and Career Fair. We feed the homeless, provide a food pantry and have a Spanish class with our partnership with San Jose City College.  

Develop a College and Career Plan
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Apollo is proud of our connection with the community colleges and will help bridge the gap between high school and college. We provide:  
  • Connection to Academic and career paths at the community college level
  • A-G course work to help you be eligible to attend the California State University system
  • Financial aid nights
  • Application workshops
  • College and Career Fair
  • College Tours

Anything is possible at Apollo High School! Top of Page

As an Apollo student you can:   
  • Participate in your homeschool sports, attend their dances, and clubs  
  • You can catch-up on your credits and return to your homeschool for graduation
  • You can have a work permit, attend SVCTE, Adult Ed, or Community College
  • You can join our A-G program and upon graduation attend a four-year university  

Student Testimonials
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  • Apollo has helped me by setting a path for me to graduate high school and to find a career path for myself to be an electrician. --Joshua G, Class of 2020 
  • Gave me opportunities to fix my mistakes. --Christian R, Class of 2020
  • Allowed me to recover credits and finish the A-G requirements which allowed me to apply to university. --Aileen G, Class of 2020 
  • Showed me the importance of going to school and getting my work done. --Mario G, Class of 2020 
  • Apollo High School has helped me get on track in school.  It has allowed me to get my grades up. My attendance has been way better at this school too! --Emily G, Class of 2021

How to join Apollo Top of Page

Contact your counselor to fill out a referral or fill out the interest form on the front page of the website. We will contact you with information about our next orientation date where you will learn more about Apollo High School. 
We look forward to working with you and helping you graduate on-time!