We are a comprehensive high school for students with learning differences

Compass High School is a special education high school in the Bay Area that provides a multifaceted program for students with learning differences. Our supportive, individualized approach not only includes a college preparatory program, but also offers students and their families integrated services and support. We help students develop their full academic potential, critical learning strategies, social competence and self-advocacy so Compass High School graduates will have the knowledge and confidence they need to succeed.

Applying to Compass High School

Compass has rolling admissions. We are still accepting applications for the current 2016-2017 academic year. Please call or email Christina McMorrow, Director of Admissions, to set up a tour.

Summer Program 2017 (Brochure)

Summer Program Registration Process

Step 1: Email the completed registration Form to

Step 2: Receive an invoice with the total amount due.

Step 3: Pay your invoice with check or credit card via PayPal. (Checks are the preferred method of payment).

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What makes us unique

Integrating unique resources and approaches creates an optimal learning experience for the individual styles of students with learning differences. Among the ways that Compass High School is designed to meet these needs are:

Our essential skills curriculum

Our use of innovative technology

Our experiential, hands-on teaching method

Our classes use the latest technology in an individualized setting.