The Mountain View Los Altos High School District (MVLAHSD) is located about 40 miles south of San Francisco in the core of Silicon Valley. Serving the communities of Mountain View, Los Altos and Los Altos Hills, the MVLAHSD is comprised of two comprehensive high schools, an alternative high school, an adult education center, the Freestyle Academy for Arts & Technology, and Middle College. MVLAHSD reflects the intelligence, diversity, ambitions and spirit of innovation of Silicon Valley and is committed to providing learning and growth opportunities so each student can realize his or her full potential. The Board is seeking candidates who can lead MVLAHSD to achieve its overarching goal of annually improving academic achievement of all students at all performance levels.
Los Altos and Mountain View high schools are consistently ranked in the top 1% of high schools nationally, and 98% of all graduates matriculate to college. MVLAHSD schools offer more than 40 Advanced Placement (AP) and Honors classes open to all its students. The schools have earned the maximum six-year WASC accreditation. A $295 million school facilities bond passed in 2018 with a 68% approval, and the district’s bonds have received the AAA rating, the highest possible.
Superintendent, Mountain View-Los Altos HSD (Santa Clara County)
ADA 4,300-9th-12th grades; Salary competitive; Application deadline March 4, 2019 or until filled. To apply: hyasearch.com
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