Calero High School

420 Calero Ave. San Jose CA 95123

We are an alternative school of choice. We are not a continuation high school. 

Calero High School offers a comprehensive, college prep education (A-G curriculum) in a nurturing, small school learning environment. We provide opportunities for credit recovery, career pathways and college readiness. 

Calero announcements 2023.24

Senior Grad Practice information

The Flame Newsletter Issue 4 - APR-MAY 2024 - Standard.pdf

Check out the April/May issue of our quarterly newsletter, "THE FLAME"


Summer School Dates

June 20th – July 19th (20 days) 

July 4th and July 5th – No classes 

1st semester: June 20th – July 3rd 

2nd semester: July 8th – July 19th

         8:30 - 2:00

Sign ups are happening now; only a few spots remain. 

See Ms. Fernandez for the application

Three dignitaries visited Calero on Wednesday, March 13, including 180 Degrees founder and president Dean Renfrow, California venture capitalist John Mumford, and four-time Super Bowl champion and Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott. Their goal was to learn more about Calero's innovative implementation of the 180 degree program, focusing on the mental health and wellness of our students. (Photos by Sergio Diaz Luna)

Check out Calero's 

quarterly newsletters

The Flame Newsletter Issue 3 - OCT-DEC 2023.pdf
The Flame Newsletter Issue 2 - AUG SEP 2023.pdf

Contact Us

Liz Gutierrez - Principal

408 347-7610

Rhonda Wood- Principal's Secretary

408 347-7611

Aaron Lott - ATP Coordinator

408 347-7620

Maria Fernandez - Academic Counselor

408 347-7686

George Flores - Student Advisor

408 347-7613

Larissa Alvernaz- Clerk/ Typist II 

408 347-7600

Cyndie Meagher - Registrar & Attendance Secretary

408 347-7612

Hillary Pleasants - Social Worker

408 347-7614


Early release days

The second semester early release days for Calero HS are below.  Students will be released at 1:25 PM.


Our Mission

At Calero we support students to 

recover credits, build positive habits 

and plan for a successful future.


Saturday School

Saturday School is from 9am -1pm on the dates listed on the flyer

Calero's Schoolwide Learner Goals