El Centro Jr. and Sr. High School

The El Centro Jr./Sr. High School is the on-site education program provided to residents. It is open 244 school days per year. All residents are immediately enrolled into the El Centro Jr./Sr. High School program. Students are assessed in English and Math and receive instruction in both, as well as Social Studies, Science, Financial Literacy, Computer Literacy, and Physical Education. Students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) receive education by special education staff.

Students in the Youth Detention Facility also have access to HiSET (High School Equivalency Testing) and receive vocational training from Northern California Construction Training (NCCT).



Barbara Modlin, Principal
(916) 228-2531

Carol Dana, School Secretary
(916) 228-2525

Cindy Tanaka, Counselor
(916) 228-2526