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Snowline Joint Unified School District

The Snowline Joint Unified School District (SJUSD) is the school district for part of the Victor Valley in the Mojave Desert and northeastern San Gabriel Mountains, located within San Bernardino County, California.

Snowline Joint Unified School District
SJUSD
Snowline Logo.jpeg
, California
United States
District information
TypeSchool District
GradesK-12
Established1982
SuperintendentDr. Eric Johnston
Asst. Superintendent(s)Luke Ontiveros
Schools11<
Budget$56,737,875.00 (2012-2013)
NCES District ID0636970[1]
Students and staff
Students8,500
Teachers470
Other information
Websitewww.snowlineschools.com

The school district serves areas of Victorville, Wrightwood, Phelan, and Pinion Hills. The district has 11 schools, 2 high schools, 3 middle schools, 5 elementary schools and 1 K-8 school.

HistoryEdit

The SJUSD is a combination of local school districts and schools, including: the Wrightwood School District, Phelan School District, Serrano High School, and the Chaparral Continuation High School from the Victor Valley Union High School District.

Seven schools have opened since the unification: Five K-5 elementary schools; one K-8 school of choice; two 6-8 middle schools; one K-12 independent study school, and one 7-12 community day school.

SchoolsEdit

High schoolsEdit

Serrano HighEdit

Serrano High School, located in Phelan, is the main high school for the district. This is the high school for most students coming from Pinon Mesa Middle School, Quail Valley Middle School, and Heritage K-8 school.

Chaparral HighEdit

Chaparral High School, located in Phelan, is an alternate high school for students whose grades are unsatisfactory or for those who have failed the CAHSEE.

Middle schoolsEdit

Pinon MesaEdit

Pinon Mesa Middle School is the middle school for Wrightwood, Phelan and Pinon Hills. This is the middle school for Wrightwood Elementary, Pinon Hills Elementary and Phelan Elementary.

Quail ValleyEdit

Quail Valley Middle School is the middle school for the area east of Lone Pine Canyon Road and west of Victorville. This middle school is usually for students who went to Baldy Mesa Elementary and Vista Verde Elementary.[2]

Heritage K-8Edit

Heritage K-8 school is a request-only school that services all of the district. Students from all middle schools and elementary schools are admitted if they meet grade qualifications.

Eagle Summit Community DayEdit

Eagle Summit Community Day school is a middle/high school for students who have been arrested or expelled and/or whose behavior is not satisfactory for a normal school environment.

Elementary schoolsEdit

  • Wrightwood Elementary —is the only school in Wrightwood.
  • Phelan Elementary —is one of Phelan's elementary schools.
  • Pinon Hills Elementary — the elementary school for Pinon Hills and the West Cajon Valley.
  • Baldy Mesa Elementary — for the areas around Baldy Mesa.
  • Vista Verde Elementary School — for the remote areas west of Victorville.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "District Directory". SJUSD. Retrieved 7 February 2013.
  2. ^ "Report Card" (PDF).[permanent dead link]

External linksEdit