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SIATech San Diego Class of 2016 Graduation

Congratulations SIATech San Diego’s Class of 2016! SIATech’s San Diego, South Bay, and North County sites held a combined graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Congratulations SIATech San Diego Class of 2016  Warmest greetings, SIATech San Diego Class of 2016! Teachers, parents, family, and friends are proud of you and we are honored to share this… Read More

SIATech San Diego Food Processing Project

Students having fun with the Food Processing Project at SIATech San Diego. SIATech San Diego Students getting excited about the Food Processing Project. SIATech San Diego Charter School conducted another interesting project that focused on the evolution of food processing. The project touched up on subjects like: GMOs Evolution/vestigial traits Fermentation The green revolution The ice… Read More

SIATech San Diego “Making Waves”

Water Design Project SIATech San Diego Stanford Design Thinking Process Water Design Project SIATech San Diego has once again challenged students by using the Stanford Design Thinking Process with the Water Design Project. The objective of this project was to construct a flotation device to travel the length of the canal as quickly as possible.  As… Read More

“First Flight” Design Project – SIATech San Diego

SIATech San Diego Flight Design Project Stanford Design Thinking Process Flight Design Project SIATech San Diego students take their “First Flight” using Stanford’s Design and Thinking Process with the Flight Design Project. In this two day project, students formed into groups and designed flying devices made to travel as far as possible. After their findings, students reflected… Read More

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

       Please join me in thanking all SIATech, MYcroSchool and NEWCorp teachers for everything that they do to positively affect the lives of our students every day. We are so lucky to have the most talented, committed and passionate teachers in education – second to none! It is not by happenstance that our… Read More

SIATech Recommended for 5-Year Accreditation by AdvancED

SIATech received the final presentation by the AdvancED Review Team today. The organization was commended for meeting the rigorous requirements of this prestigious full-accreditation recognition and will recommended for accreditation to the AdvancEd Accreditation Commission. The accreditation applies to SIATech as an organization as well as all MYcroSchool and SIATech schools in its network. Leonard… Read More

SIATech San Diego Takes A Page Out Of Stanford’s Book

SIATech San Diego utilizes concepts from one of the worlds prestigious institutions, Stanford. Stanford’s design and thinking process is one of the best ways to engage students to solve problems. SIATech students were given a project to re-design their classrooms in order to maximize the effectiveness of the current learning environment. Students worked together and brainstormed… Read More

SIATech’s Gallup Student Poll Results Announced

The Gallup Student Poll measures hope, engagement, entrepreneurial aspiration, and career/financial literacy. SIATech administered the poll in Fall 2015 along with more than 800,000 other high school students nationwide. SIATech students frequently give higher responses than student responses in the nationwide sample. The poll reflects the many ways SIATech provides an excellent educational environment for… Read More

Important Information Regarding Confidential Student Data

A recent order in a lawsuit against the California Department of Education (CDE) is impacting all schools across the state, including SIATech. In April 2012, two organizations, the Morgan Hill Concerned Parents Association and the Concerned Parent Association, filed a lawsuit against the CDE alleging widespread, systemic non-compliance by local education agencies with special education… Read More

SIATech adopts University of California approved a-g courses

by Ernie Silva The School for Integrated Academics and Technologies (SIATech) is California’s first dropout recovery school to adopt UC approved a-g courses available to all students.  UC utilizes “a-g” subject requirements to ensure that students have attained a body of general knowledge that will provide breadth and perspective to new, more advanced study. To… Read More