East Side Union High School District

The pool at Piedmont High School in San Jose. (CBS)

Man’s Body Found Floating Face Down In San Jose High School’s Swimming Pool

San Jose’s Piedmont Hills High School was shutdown Friday morning when the San Jose Police Department responded to a call that a body was discovered in a campus swimming pool.


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Big Changes Possible For Northern California’s Largest High School District

Chris Funk takes over as Superintendent of the East Side Union High School District July 1. Already, he is indicating he’d like to make changes in the instructional day for the more than 24,000 San Jose school kids in the district.



East San Jose Solar Project Saved Teacher Jobs

Money saved by using solar electricity at Piedmont Hills High School has kept 30 teachers there from getting pink slips, school officials said Friday.



Silicon Valley Education Advocates Lobby For Funding In Sacramento

The message they were bringing to lawmakers: they wanted to make it clear that California schools simply can’t take any more budget cuts.



Curriculum Change To Put More San Jose Students On College Path

Directors of the East Side Union High School District voted 5-0 this week to adopt the UC and CSU systems’ entrance requirements. The idea behind the change in curriculum was to put more students on track for higher education.