Parent Nights

As part of San José Unified School District’s mission to eliminate the opportunity gap, our department invites parents to take part in four annual workshops:

High School Here I Come
Information about the high school application process, along with what steps need to be taken for your student to have a successful high school career.

Explaining the Growth Mindset
In depth look into how the brain works, the differences between a fixed & growth mindset, and how having a growth growth mindset can help a student achieve academic excellence.

Exploring Career Options
Information about the different career sectors and career pathways.
Interest inventory exercise.

College 101 and Paying for College
Information about the various college/university systems and their requirements.
Information about the various ways to pay for college.

Creating a 4-Year Academic Plan
Information about the classes that your student needs to complete every year of high school in order to graduate and to be eligible for college.
Information about the various ways to pay for college.