African American students, who will be freshmen in Fall 2018, are invited to participate in a four-year Cultural Immersion Program (CIP) sponsored by A Black Education Network (ABEN) featuring monthly meetings with world-renowned scholar, Tony Browder, and valued at $40,000 annually.


Students will meet one Saturday each month in San Jose from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. with ABEN’s Founder and Executive Director, Debra Watkins, and Mr. Browder to discuss select readings, videos, field trips and other activities designed to achieve the following outcomes: (1) Greater cultural awareness (2) Better critical thinkers (3) More conscientious consumers of media content (4) Greater sense of civic and cultural responsibility Scholars in good standing will be eligible to participate on local field trips as freshmen, a field trip to DC in 2020 as sophomores, and a trip to Egypt in summer 2021 as juniors. There will be a major culminating project during their senior year that will also entail international travel.


For more information, please review the attached brochure and to apply, please click on the link for the Application for Tony Browder's Cultural Immersion Program.


Santa Teresa High School partners with Now and Forever for Senior Portraits.  To make your appointment for your Senior Portraits, please click on the Class of 2019 Senior Portraits Appointment link.


Please check the attached link for the ST Summer Reading 2018.


ST Calendar

Please click to see the ST Calendar

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Summer School 2018:

June 4 through July 6, 8am to 1:15pm 

(no school July 4, closed campus break from 10:30-10:55am)


Questions? Email Scott Young

Summer School Coordinator 

email is the preferred method of communication

emails will be answered during the Summer School hours (7am to 2pm)


Summer Bridge for Incoming Freshmen

June 20 through July 24, 8am to 1:30pm

(no school July 4, closed campus break from 10:30-10:55am)

Registration is full. see Summer Bridge info to the right. 


Santa Teresa High School's Mission and Vision


Mission Statement

 It is the mission of Santa Teresa High School to provide a safe and caring learning environment where students achieve the academic, aesthetic, personal, and social development required to continue learning and pursuing post secondary education, to compete in a changing job market, and to participate in a multicultural, democratic society.


Vision Statement

Helping students get a GRASP on their future!  A community of

Goal oriented,


Academically sound,

Socially adept

Problem solvers

Santa Teresa High School App

Looking for ways to stay connected to ST on your cell phone, tablet, and mobile device?  Download the Santa Teresa High School app today!!


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2018 Incoming Freshmen Summer Bridge, June 20-July 24

To those 60 that received confirmation letters via the email address provided, please report to room 213 (near the front office on Snell Ave.) for your room assignments on Wednesday, June 20th at 7:50am. You will see which room you will be in to start the summer session and where to go on campus. Any questions, feel free to reach out to any Summer Bridge teacher or the Summer School Coordinator. Thanks and welcome to ST!

Welcome Incoming 9th grade Families!

We are excited to welcome the Class of 2022!  To learn more about the what you need to know, campus tours, and other freshmen specific details, please visit the Incoming Freshmen Information webpage.

Class of 2019 Senior Portrait Appointment

Make your Class of 2019 Senior Portrait Appointment with Now and Forever 

Keep ST Safe: Report Bullying

Please help us to keep ST safe.  To report bullying of someone you know, click the link: STop Bullying

TeachMore Tutorial Link

The login for students is  Students can also use the ST app and click on the TeachMore Tutorial App button.

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Now & Forever Studios and Generations School Photography created a custom informational picture ordering portal for Santa Teresa High School. Please click their logo for more information.

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.