8th Grade: High School Resources

Need More Information?

Check out the 8th Grade Resource Page for students or the counseling website for more information!


Still have questions? Reach out to your counselor! 

Career Pathways at our SFUSD High School

SFUSD Career Pathways in our High Schools give students access to career exploration, practice and mastery of technical skills, and early-college course work. From culinary to biotech, game design to law,  all 43 pathway programs cultivate critical thinking, technical literacy, public speaking, and leadership skills. Learn which high school offers which pathway HERE.


** Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts (SOTA) is the only high school with additional application requirements.  Please see the link below with information you need to know if you are applying to SOTA:


City Arts and Technology
325 LaGrande Avenue, SF, CA 94112 415-841-2200
City Arts and Technology (CAT) is a tuition-free public charter high school that is dedicated to preparing students for post-secondary, career, and life success. CAT offers students a rigorous academic experience and a small, diverse community where students are known, loved and challenged. CAT student population is ~250 students with a 10:1 student to teacher ratio.

Leadership High School
350 Seneca Ave • 415-841-8910
Leadership High School (LHS) is a small, public charter school (~320 students, ~22:1 student-teacher ratio) that provides a rigorous college-preparatory curriculum with extensive leadership in a small school setting. High expectations are coupled with a supportive and personalized environment to ensure students are well known and individually supported to meet the challenges of high school. In addition to developing skills needed to be successful in college, to lead their own lives, and to be leaders of change in their communities.

Gateway High School
1000 Cayuga Avenue • 415-469-4090

655 De Haro Street • 415-643-6951

This page was last updated on November 3, 2021