Tuesday, June 14, 2016

MEDIA ADVISORY from San Diego Unified School District: East Village High School Fall 2016 Recruitment Event/ Student Showcase and Spring Festival



June 14, 2016


What:                                                    East Village High School Fall 2016 Recruitment Event/ Student Showcase and Spring Festival


When:                                                  Wednesday, June 15



Where:                                                 East Village High School

                                                                1405 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

Details:                                                 East Village High School (formerly San Diego Early/Middle College), partnered with San Diego City College, welcomes the community to attend its first Recruitment/ Student Showcase and Spring Festival on Wednesday, June 15. Open to prospective 9th-12th grade students and their families, this free event will include:

·         Campus tours led by current East Village High School students

·         Student artwork showcase

·         Food and live music

·         Teachers and City College counselors will also be on site to answer questions and help interested students sign-up for Fall 2016 enrollment

About East Village                            Founded in 2008, San Diego Unified School District’s East Village High School is open to 9th-12th grade students who are interested in a rigorous, college-focused, personalized education, which prepares them to succeed in college and their career. East Village High School is partnered with San Diego City College to offer students the opportunity to earn their high school diploma while simultaneously earning college credit.

East Village High School:

·         Offers rigorous academic, college courses

·         Provides a small-classroom and family environment

·         Free tuition and college textbooks

·         Allows students to complete up to 52 college credits, while also earn a high school diploma, free of charge

Today, East Village High School has been ranked as one of “America’s Top High Schools” in Newsweek magazine, and was awarded a silver medal three years in a row for “Best High Schools in the U.S.” by the U.S. News and World Report.


For more information:                   sandiegounified.org/eastvillage


Contact:                                               Jan Heying, 619-295-9262





Tara McNamara

Consultant, Public Information Office


(619-725-7111 office