Thanks for Lighting Our Journey: A Briefing from the Journey School Foundation


Dear Journey School Friends & Partners, As we wrap up 2013-14, which marks the 2nd year of the revitalized Journey School Foundation, we thank you for your generous support of Journey School and for the amazing opportunities you make possible for students. This year our community raised over $112,000 in monetary donations and more than $88,000 […]

Journey Alumni Advice for a Smooth High School Transition

Read these tips for high school success from Journey School alumni: Check your high school website a lot—seize opportunities Set up a meeting with your counselor—get the scoop Challenge yourself: A-G University Requirements Participate in sports, clubs, and ASB—get involved Manage your time and take good notes—be organized Take advantage of tutorials—ask for help early […]

Authentic and Deeper Learning in Journey’s 8th Grade

Haley wrote a novel. Chloe installed clean water filters in a rural Nicaraguan village. Simon studied the evolution of music and is ready to jam on the guitar. Serena tapped the wisdom of the elderly. And John explored static electricity. Do you want to see what 8th Graders are truly capable of when they’re empowered […]

Journey Alumni as High School Freshmen

There were 22 graduates from the Class of 2013. We were able to reach 21 students and/or parents to ask about  Journey alumni as high school freshmen. The approximate median Semester I GPA for the class as a whole is 3.4. 14 alumni participate on school sports teams, including at the JV and Varsity levels. 3 alumni are focused […]

Where Will Journey 8th Graders Attend High School This Year?

24 promising students will graduate from Journey in 2014.  Where will the Class of 2014 head for high school? Student Future High School (Special Academic Interests) Suha Cal Prep Academy Jacob The Academy (STEM Program) Bas Capistrano Valley High School (STEM Program) Emmy Dana Hills High School (Performing Arts) Sophia Laguna Hills High School (Spanish Immersion) Hayley Trabuco Hills High […]