Advancement Via Individual Determination,

is a global nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the achievement gap by preparing all students for college and other post secondary opportunities.

Teaches skills and behaviors for academic success.

Provides intensive support with tutorials and strong student/teacher relationships.

Creates a positive peer group for students.

Develops a sense of hope for personal achievement gained through hard work and determination.

AVID Elective

One period a day

Students learn:

o organizational and study skills,

o work on critical thinking and asking probing questions,

o get academic help from peers and college tutors,

o participate in enrichment and motivational activities that make college attainable.


A student's path to a healthcare career starts here.

Join us to build upon the future workforce of health care by partnering with Cal-HOSA, a student-led organization for middle school, high school, and post-secondary students, interested in careers in the health and mental health professions. More than 8,500 California students from more than 190 schools are members of Cal-HOSA, which also serves as a prevention and early intervention model for keeping students from dropping out, and early identification of health/behavioral health problems.

Cal-HOSA Mission

To inspire, educate, and develop students who aspire to become excellent health care professionals through student-led leadership programs, integrated school-based health science programs, and community partnerships.

Cal-HOSA Vision

To be known for its achievements in ensuring diversity in its approach to developing students who create excellence in their schools and communities. While embracing the ever-evolving health care field, California HOSA will remain open-minded to global perspectives that promote positive change, innovation, and excellence.

Cal-HOSA Purpose

To provide pathways for developing higher levels of leadership skills, education, and professionalism in aspiring health care students, who desire to serve their communities with excellence.


(Future Health Professionals)

When- Every other Friday from 2:30-3:30 pm

Where- Room D501

Mission- The purpose of this club is to develop effective leadership and HOSA skills to prepare you for your future in the medical field such as:

  • Build self-confidence, communication skills, character, and other traits.
  • Develop an understanding of current healthcare issues, promote career opportunities in health care, and much more !
  • HOSA will help you learn about the medical field and you will get plenty of training and new experiences!


System Control and Design Academy

SCADA is a revolutionary program that develops highly sought after skills and connects students to industries within the community.

GREAT has arts programs for every student. We are proud to announce that we have been chosen by the state of California to become an AME (Arts, Media & Entertainment) Industry Sector Model Demonstration Site for the California Department of Education. Model demo programs serve as examples of exemplary Career Technical Education (school-to-career) programs and as resources for California secondary schools wishing to develop an AME Industry Sector CTE program – Demo Day.

We hope you find the following helpful and hope to hear or see you soon.

The GREAT Team