All San José Unified schools and offices will be closed Monday, February 19, through Friday, February 23, for Winter Recess.
Todas las escuelas y oficinas de SJUSD estarán cerradas del lunes, 19 de febrero al viernes, 23 de febrero, debido a las vacaciones de invierno.
Information and Opt Out Process
Dear Parent or Guardian,
Each spring, schools across the state participate in the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress program, also known as CAASPP. This year, your student will participate in the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts and mathematics (SBAC), the California Alternate Assessments (CAA), and, depending on their grade level, the new California Science Tests (CAST).
Información y Processo de Exclusión
Estimado padre, madre o tutor:
Cada primavera, las escuelas de todo California participan en el programa de Evaluación de California del Desempeño y Progreso Estudiantil, también conocido por sus siglas en inglés como CAASPP. Este año, sus hijos participarán en la Evaluación Acumulativa Smarter Balanced (SBAC) en Artes del Lenguaje Inglés y Matemáticas, en la Evaluación Alternativa de California (CAA), y dependiendo del nivel de grado que cursen, en la administración de la prueba piloto de los Exámenes de Ciencia de California (CAST).
Congratulations to the 2018 Willow Glen Mock Trial Team on an outstanding performance. Read full press release details by following this link: PRESS RELEASE
Our Assistant Principal of Guidance, Liz Roselman, has been nominated for the LifeChanger of the Year award. See her nomination profile and leave a comment or anecdote to support Mrs. Roselman being selected
by clicking here. Mrs. Roselman oversees our academic and social emotional counseling programs in addition to attendance and senior advising. She started our nonprofit organization, WG Cares, that has blossomed to support hundreds of students and families in need.
Congratulations for your nomination, Mrs. Roselman!
Congratulations to our NCAA Signing Class of 2018!!!! From left to right in the group photo we have Daniela Bermeo (Eastern Illinois University - Soccer), Jaeden Tamayo (University of San Francisco - Soccer), Sierra Soltis (Sonoma State University - Soccer), Katie Carley (University of Puget Sound - Volleyball), Zach Walker (UC Santa Barbara - Cross Country), and Emma Clark (Lee University - Cross Country). We will continue to follow our Rams as they move on to the next chapter of their athletic careers.
Everyone that is interested in purchasing a yearbook and/or getting their Senior’s baby ad in the 2017-2018 yearbook please go to the following link:
Enter the school code: 16863
To buy a yearbook click on: Buy a Yearbook/Yearbook Packages
To buy a baby ad click on: Create and Ad and get started.
You can work on your ad in multiple sessions. Once you’re finished, pay and submit your ad.
Full page: $300.00
Half page: $150.00
Quarter page: $75.00
View the “Create an Ad” video or call 877-362-7750 for additional support.
Congratulations to our January Athletes of the Month!!!
Sophomore Dylan Pruitt has been instrumental in the Wrestling Program’s success this season. Pruitt has accumulated a 27-6 record on the season, including placing in three tournaments this year. Consistently improving week to week, Coach Price has a lot of praise for his Sophomore sensation. Coach Price says he is expecting a great finish in the dual meets remaining and is optimistic about a run in the CCS Championships in a couple weeks.
Senior Jessica Espinola is a steadfast member of our Girls Basketball program. She is a team captain and point guard for our Rams. Espinola leads the Rams in scoring with 9.8 points per game, as well as leading in assists with 6.3 per game. A well-rounded athlete, Espinola is known for her fierce competitive attitude and tenacity on the hardwood. Coach Diana Schnabel notes, “Always giving 100%, Jessica has played through numerous injuries, remaining a positive leader along the way. No matter the score, Jessica is there for her teammates and doesn’t shy away from the competition.”
Bring a cup of coffee, or an empty cup to fill for free in our main office, and spend some time with the principal and other parents. It’s a casual way to keep up with all that goes on here at WGHS. We meet in the library at 8am. Mark your calendars for upcoming coffee’s: 2/15, 3/22, 4/26