Alum Rock Union School District

Celebrating 90 years of excellence through Service, Perseverance, Love, Trust, & Equity!

Alternative Programs

Short-Term Independent Study

Short-term Independent Study is available for students who take trips during the school year. Short-term Independent Study is available for five to ten days unless arrangements have been made in advance and at the discretion of the teacher/principal. For more information please contact your child’s school.

Home/Hospital Instruction

Home/Hospital instruction is provided to students who are unable to attend regular classes due to a temporary but extended medical disability. Referrals are made through the School Health Assistant, Principal, or District Nurse. Physician verification is required for home instruction; instruction is also provided to student hospitalized in a facility within district boundaries.

For information call the Student Services Department (408) 928-6948.