What Makes it Possible • October 10, 2017

What Makes it Possible • October 10, 2017

Dear Families, A Summit education is a unique opportunity.  Our students represent a diverse cross section of San Jose.  Our education is personalized, helping students to develop the cognitive skills, content knowledge, and habits of success necessary to succeed in college and in life.  100% of our graduates have been accepted to college.  But we…

Lend a Hand! • September 26, 2017

Lend a Hand! • September 26, 2017

  Dear Families, Seven years ago, hundreds of San Jose parents rallied together to find a public school option that ensured our children would have the opportunity to go to college – and Summit Tahoma was born.  Parents value Tahoma’s strong sense of community, its mentoring program, and its safe space.  Parent involvement is essential…

Academic Progress • Aug 27, 2017

Academic Progress • Aug 27, 2017

Dear Families, As of last Friday, almost all Tahoma students completed at least one Power Focus Area – great job!  To keep the momentum going, we want to share upcoming dates related to academic progress. Back to School Night is Thursday, September 7 from 6:30-7:30 PM.  All families should attend.  We’ll begin in mentor rooms at…

Back-to-School News • Aug 1, 2017

Back-to-School News • Aug 1, 2017

Dear Families, We often think of summer as a season that passes too quickly! Summer is also the bridge between the accomplishments of our past school years and the opportunities for new students and new successes. We’re proud of Tahoma’s 52 graduates who were all accepted to college. We’ll be following their successes as their…

Student Voices  •  May 30, 2017

Student Voices • May 30, 2017

THE POWER OF EXPRESSION: A 12th grade Political Activism project, a 10th grade Genius project, and the Advanced Acting performance      Students have reinvigorated our campus the past couple of weeks with the power of their voices: public interest campaigns, new recycling bins, public art, and outstanding performances. The inspiration continues with 9th grade Persuasive…