Special Programs

  • Transition—High School Diploma Program
  • CORE—Behavior Modification Program
  • New Directions—Special Education Program
  • Family Learning Center—Pregnant and Parent Teen Program
  • Special Projects—Independent Study Program
  • Student and Family Health and Counseling Services (MST)

On-Campus Programs

Placement for the morning programs at Foothill includes two programs designed to meet the particular needs of students. They are:

  1. The “Extended Core” program is for those students with fewest credits, poorest attendance, most behavioral issues and least motivation. The Extended Core includes four teachers working in related groupings throughout the day, fullyresponsible for those 80+ students. This four period-a-day program allows the students to earn four classes of credit per semester (20 credits).
  2. The “Transition” program is for students with greater motivation, credits, attendance. The Transition program includes nine teachers with each student enrolled in four classes, which meet specific graduation requirements in English, math, science or social studies. This four-period-a-day program allows the student to earn four classes of credit per semester (20 credits). These 60+students will be expected to earn additional credits towards a timely graduation through one or more of the following:
    • completion of course agreements (contracts)
    • completion of their two Family Learning Center Early Childhood Development classes
    • enrollment and completion of a CCOC vocational training class
    • enrollment and completion of Adult Ed concurrent enrollment classes on campus
    • enrollment and completion of community college courses
    • enrollment and completion of Work Experience course(s)


For CCOC, students:

  • must have excellent attendance, behavior, adherence to the dress code and be earning full credit in all their classes to be considered for CCOC.
  • must have passed at least one CAHSEE
  • can take CCOC in the afternoons only from 12:30-3:30 pm
  • can earn 15 elective credits per semester in CCOC
  • can earn certificates of completion as well as college units for many of the classes offered at CCOC.
  • should see Mrs. Boyd for information in CCOC

Programs include:

  • Veterinary Assisting
  • Animation
  • Multimedia
  • Video Production
  • HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning)
  • Carpentry
  • Electrical Maintenance
  • Computer Technology Careers
  • Interior Design
  • Accounting
  • Dental and Medical Assisting
  • Health Occupations
  • Medical Office Careers
  • Baking and Catering
  • Culinary Arts
  • Office/Administrative Assistant
  • Metals Technology
  • Precision Machining
  • Small Business Management
  • Fire Science/First Responder
  • Law Enforcement
  • Forensics
  • Probation and Legal Careers
  • Auto Body Repair and Finishing
  • Automotive Careers (brakes, electrical, tune up, transmission, etc)
  • Truck Mechanics

Transportation to and from CCOC is provided free by CCOC. Visit the CCOC website at

Non-Discrimination Statement

East Side Union High School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation and bullying in educational programs, activities, or employment on the basis of actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, parental, pregnancy, family or marital status, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. East Side Union High School District requires that school personnel take immediate steps to intervene when safe to do so when he or she witnesses an act of discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying.

Questions or complaints of alleged discrimination, harassment, intimidation and bullying or title IX equity and compliance concerns should be directed to the Office of the Associate Superintendent of Instructional Services at (408) 347- 5061 or 830 N. Capitol Ave, San Jose, Ca 95133.

Declaración Contra la Discriminación

El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Preparatoria East Side prohíbe la discriminación, el acoso, la intimidación y el abuso en los programas educativos, las actividades o el empleo por causas de ascendencia real o percibida, edad, color de la piel, discapacidad, género, identidad de género o expresión de género, nacionalidad, raza u origen étnico, religión, sexo, orientación sexual, estado de paternidad, embarazo o estado familiar o civil o asociación con una persona o grupo de personas con una o más de estas características reales o percibidas. El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Preparatoria East Side requiere que el personal escolar tome los pasos necesarios inmediatamente para intervenir cuando sea seguro hacerlo en caso de ser testigos de un acto de discriminación, acoso, intimidación o abuso.

Las preguntas o quejas de acusaciones de discriminación, acoso, intimidación y abuso o las preocupaciones sobre la igualdad y el cumplimiento de la ley con relación al artículo IX del Código de Educación deben ser dirigidas a la Oficina del Asistente del Superintendente para los Servicios de Enseñanza al (408) 347-5061 o a la siguiente dirección: 830 N. Capitol Ave, San José, Ca 95133.

Tuyên Bố Không Phân Biệt Đối Xử
(Non-Discrimination Statement)

Học Khu Trung Học East Side nghiêm cấm mọi hành vị kỳ thị, quấy nhiễu, hăm dọa và bắt nạt trong các chương trình giáo dục, các hoạt động hoặc trong công việc không được đặc trên cơ sở về tổ tiên, chủng tộc hoặc sắc tộc, tôn giáo, giới tính, khuynh hướng tình dục, cha mẹ, người mang thai, gia đình, hoặc tình trạng hôn nhân, hoặc liên hệ với một người hoặc một nhóm với nhiều điểm thực tế hoặc đặc điểm về nhận thức. Học Khu Trung Học East Side đòi hỏi nhân viên nhà trường phải tiến hành ngay các biện pháp can thiệp một cách an toàn khi họ chứng kiến các hành vi kỳ thị, quấu rối, hăm dọa hoặc bắt nạt.

Nếu có các câu hỏi hoặc khiếu nạo về sự phân biệt đối xử, sách nhiễu, hăm dọa và bắt nạt hoặc liên quan đến Title IX sự công bằng và tuân thủ các điều này xin qúy vị liên lạc với Văn phòng Phó Tổng Giám Đốc Đặc Trách Giáo Dục tại số điện thoại (408) 347-5061 hoặc địa chỉ 830 N. Capitol Ave, San Jose, CA 95133.