Compass High School


what parents say…

“Compass School is changing the education landscape on the peninsula. Now, parents of students with learning differences have an option”

– Compass Parent

We are a comprehensive high school for students with learning differences

Compass High School provides a multifaceted educational 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.

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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.

Upcoming Events


Information Session


January 26, 2015 9:00 A.M.



Our Location

2040 Pioneer Court
San Mateo, CA 94403

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