d.tech High School
Free California public charter high school founded in 2014
Six year accreditation: Western Association of Schools and College
Enrollment is capped at 550 students, and is by lottery.
Values: trust, compassion, personalization, creative confidence. We believe that the world can be a better place, and our students can be the ones to make it happen.
Signature programs: Design Lab, Explorations & Internships
Competency-based Learning - Mastery model of grading.
Enrolling approx. 150 freshmen in 2019
Accepting applications to grades 9 - 10 from January 8 - February 28, 2019 for the March 7, 2019 lottery.
Location - 275 Redwood Shores, Redwood City, CA 94065
Strong Advisory Program 1:18
Faculty/student ratios 1:1/1:35 depending on activity
Academic Counselors & College Programs
Graduating seniors accepted to all nine UCs.
Meet or exceed A-G UC ratified academics
Methods are socratic/small groups/individual study
Personalized schedule on Thursdays
1:1 chromebooks provided
Approx. 30 student-run clubs from Hip Hop to First Robotics, Music, LGBT, Art, Mosaic, Leadership, Community Service and more
Hot lunch program with School Foodies.
50% arrive by train to Belmont. Others bike, walk, roll, carpool.
Year 3 Demographics
d.tech is a free public charter high school that values diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, socioeconomic level, sexual orientation, physical ability, family structure and religion.
The majority of enrolling students come from the San Mateo and Sequoia Union High School Districts due to a lottery priority for residents of those areas. Please see the Registration tab from December 2018 for confirmed Lottery Priorities for 2018-19.
All current California residents are eligible to apply