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  • Redwood High School Expanded Learning Program

    The Redwood High School Expanded Learning Program, in partnership with VUSD, provides a range of youth led and youth choice programs for the advancement of the students that we serve. Many of the Youth Led Projects support mastery of 21st Century skills and abilities for college and careers. Additionally, the drop-in based and student driven youth projects promote collaboration through student leadership in the school and the community. Furthermore, academic assistance is provided to increase knowledge and understanding of Common Core Curriculum and State Exams.

    (All related forms can be found at the bottom of this page.)

    Enriching Opportunities:

    Robotics – A credentialed teacher provides an opportunity for students interested in engineering, robotics, and/or programming to gain hands-on experience and knowledge.   Specialized college trips to engineering and robotics colleges will be available to all eligible students!

    Career-Based Learning:

    Local professionals provide career-based training for students to obtain hands-on learning and knowledge.   Resume building and job networking opportunities available to all eligible students.

    Academic Support:

    Study Tables – A place for students to receive homework assistance and complete their homework.   Our goal is that all students are academically eligible to participate in any school activity!

    Prep Courses – A free service where credentialed teachers prepare the student for the CAHSEE, SATs, and/or ACTs.

    Credit Recovery – Credentialed teachers provide courses for our students to recover credits to put students back on track for graduation

    Family Engagement:

    Parents will be engaged in student’s educational progression through consistent lines of communication.   Through the mutual support of parents and the school day, students will find the support they need to succeed in high school and be prepared for college.   

    College Ambassadors:

    Students will receive support with the entire college and financial aid application process, including college search, personal statements, applications, and financial aid. Career guidance includes resumes, mock interviews, and career search services. Eligible students will attend numerous college tours throughout California during the year.


    Enrollment limited for some programs.   Enrollment Forms available for pick up/return in the Main Office or the Library.

     Redwood High School Director of Expanded Learning Programs- 

    Carlos Bravo 

    1001 W Main St

    Visalia, CA 93291

    C: 559 731 5628

    E: jdmedina@pyheart.org



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