South Bay Charter School

SIATech South Bay Independent Study High School 

SIATech South Bay Charter School is a tuition-free high school that gives students a chance to earn a standard high school diploma in Chula Vista. SIATech South Bay charter school is a fully-accredited charter school in South Bay, Chula Vista. Take control of your future and commit to expanding your opportunities for success by graduating from high school. Join one of the best high schools in South Bay and meet people like yourself that enjoy learning, making themselves better, and having fun. Get your Chula Vista high school diploma from SIATech. Enroll today!

1111 Bay Blvd., Ste. A-B
Chula Vista, CA 91911 Map

Phone: (619) 575-4541

Office Hours: Open Close
Monday 9:00am 5:30pm
Tuesday 9:00am 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:00am 5:30pm
Thursday 9:00am 5:30pm
Friday 9:00am 5:30pm

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Closed for lunch. 

Tuition-Free High School Diploma!

SIATech South Bay Charter School. Earn your high school diploma.

College and Career Options:

  • Enroll into a community or four year college
  • Choose and plan a career path
  • Learn a trade in a technical career
  • Job placement and internships

Make a life changing decision and enroll today, complete the student interest form


Open Enrollment for all of San Diego County:

We accept students coming from any area even if not listed.

  • Chula Vista
  • National City
  • East Lake
  • Otay Ranch
  • San Diego
  • North Park
  • South Park
  • Hillcrest
  • East San Diego
  • La Mesa 
  • Mission Valley
  • Linda Vista
  • Clairemont
  • Spring Valley 
  • Lemon Grove

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Latest News/Events

Southern California SIATech Students Visit Los Angeles (4/19/2017) - Southern California SIATech Students Visit Los Angeles Youth Leadership Summit #YLSLosAngeles , #CareerPathways, #SIATech Read More   “Youth Leadership Summit Los Angeles” On April 5, students and staff from SIATech El Centro, SIATech South Bay, and SIATech North County commuted to Los Angeles for the Youth Leadership Summit Los Angeles (#YLSLosAngeles). The students were elated... Read More
Open Source Skateboards SIATech South Bay Virtual Reality Skateboard Class (2/2/2017) - SIATech South Bay Students Use Virtual Reality To Design Skateboards #VirtualReality , #OpenSource , #skateboards Read More Come Build A Board! Students at SIATech South Bay Charter High School were able to utilize some of the latest technology, virtual reality, to design skateboards. This amazing software provided by Open Source Skateboards allows students to put... Read More
SIATech Seeks Professionals to Join CTE Advisory Committees (1/30/2017) - SIATech is currently seeking employers, educators and community members to serve on their advisory committees in Oceanside, Chula Vista and El Centro twice a year. The purpose of the Advisory Committee is to get input from education, business, and industry partners in the Healthcare and IT fields on the subject matter being taught, labor market... Read More
SIATech South Bay Financial Aid Presentation (12/9/2016) - SIATech South Bay Financial Aid Presentation – By Lupita Cortez Alcala Financial Aid , Go to College, Start a Career Read More   Get Financial Aid For College! Lupita Cortez Alcala,the Executive Director of the California Student Aid Commission, will be speaking to our students at the South Bay Independent Study site on Monday, December... Read More
Feeding San Diego SIATech South Bay Partners with Feeding San Diego (10/14/2016) - SIATech South Bay Independent Study Charter High School in Chula Vista, CA, is proud to announce the school has launched a partnership with Feeding San Diego/Feeding America. This new collaborative means that the school will act as a food distribution center that can provide food to our students. SIATech South Bay serves students who are... Read More

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Yes, you can learn more about SIATech’s courses here.

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South Bay Charter Schools
FREE High School Diploma

Whether you need to earn a few remaining high school credits or complete an entire high school program, SIATech’s South Bay Charter School Independent Study Program might be for you. The program is designed for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) eligible, 16-24 year old students in the Chula Vista area of San Diego County.

SIATech provides out-of-school youth the opportunity to attend the Independent Study Program and earn their high school diploma while learning career valuable skills.

The SIATech South Bay Charter School Independent Study Program is high-tech and highly interactive. Upon admission, each student receives an individual learning plan to outline his or her optimal path to graduation. The school provides a computer lab staffed with qualified instructors that is open Monday through Friday for students to access the curriculum on-site. Students who have computers at home can access the curriculum online to complete coursework anytime, day or night. In addition, at least one hour a week of individualized time with an instructor provides helpful one-on-one attention to ensure students are on track to graduate. The SIATech South Bay Charter School Independent Study Program’s low student to teacher ratio ensures that each student receives the tools and motivation needed to succeed.

Like its other classroom-based schools, SIATech’s Independent Study Program provides a robust academic program that emphasizes literacy, numeracy, and workplace readiness skills. The curriculum incorporates common core state standards in an environment of applied academics and software training. The program is aligned with SIATech’s mission of providing Real Learning for Real Life™. Students will graduate with the 21st century skills needed for the workplace and higher education.

Looking for Enrollment Information? Complete the Student Interest Form

Frequently Asked Questions

If you still can't find the answer you are looking for, contact us and we will be glad to answer any questions. Call (619) 575-4541

All SIATech schools are public charter high schools so there are no enrollment or tuition fees.

Students can start at any time. We are continuously enrolling new students, and when students are ready to graduate, we can also graduate them throughout the year.

Yes, students are able to focus on courses to make up credits in order to get back on track to graduate. Students may also graduate early if they are able to meet all the requirements.

All SIATech graduates earn a standard high school diploma.

Yes! we can provide a bus pass to get to school.

The best way to get a copy is through the Transcript Request Form. There is no charge for transcripts. If you have trouble using the form to request your transcript, email us at for assistance.

We do not provide replacement diplomas. A diploma is not an official record, it is a ceremonial item used in the graduation ceremony. What I can get for you is an official copy of your transcripts. A transcript is a list of the classes you took and states your graduation date. It is the official record. Click here to request a transcript using the Transcript Request Form.

The student completes the enrollment application and submits it to our office. An administrative representative will call the student for mandatory New Student Orientation. They attend orientation and begin classes as soon as possible. Based on student records that we receive, the student would be placed in courses that are needed to successfully complete their high school diploma. Any state testing that the student needs to complete will be done within the timeline given by California’s Department of Education. As the student completes courses, they are placed in the next course needed. The course program that we utilize is available online for the student to access while they are here in class and while they are home. While in school, they have certified teachers available to assist them with the courses they are enrolled in. As an added feature, the online program we use has a help button that the students can use to get help while they are working from home. (It’s a red HELP button that the student clicks on within the program. Once clicked, a teacher appears who can give them the assistance they need.) once the student has completed all required courses, passed all state tests and has obtained the required 2.0 GPA, they are eligible for a California high school diploma.