Vision Statement:  All San Jose Unified School District students are inspired and prepared to succeed in a global society.
Mission Statement:  San Jose Unified School District’s mission is to eliminate the opportunity gap and provide every student with the finest 21st century education.

Welcome to Ram Country!


Field Hockey

Girl Soccer 2

Boy Soccer

Girl Soccer

Robotics 2

Girl Basket Ball



Girl Basket Ball

2013 Women's Swimming

University Tutor’s Scholarship Contest

University Tutor holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write a short essay in response to a monthly prompt. The submitted essays are reviewed by University Tutor staff at the end of the month and one winner is chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here:

Attention Seniors…Class of 2017!

Now is the time to book your senior portrait appointment.  Please visit to book your appointment ASAP There are two summer dates at WGHS for photos and there is no sitting fee.  You don’t want to miss this opportunity to book early and ensure your photo is in the yearbook.  Reserve your appointment now!

Summer Office Hours

Summer Hours
Open from 9am to 2pm
Monday through Friday
6/6/16 through 8/12/16
*except during maintenance
The offices and phone lines will be closed for maintenance from 6/27/16 through 7/8/16.

Athletic Parent Information Night (June 29th 6:00PM)

Are you new to Willow Glen High School? Do you just need a refresher on the requirements and registration process to play High School sports?

Please join us in the Mickey Long Library on June 29th at 6:00PM to cover athletic expectations, registration process, varsity awards, eligibility, etc. We will also have Positive Coaching Alliance on hand to discuss the vital role a Parent plays in High School Athletics. This information is valuable whether you are a first year parent at Willow Glen or a parent of a Senior. Please plan to attend.

Any questions, please contact Athletic Director Eric Ostrowski .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

2016-2017 Schedule Pick Up

Freshmen - Link Crew Orientation (schedules are given to 9th graders as part of the orientation) - Thursday, 8/4, 8am to 12pm, in the gym. Freshmen are expected to be present for the entire orientation

Regular Schedule pick up for 10th through 12th graders - Wednesday, August 17th, beginning at 6:45am, on the first day of school

Early Schedule pick up opportunity - Wednesday, 8/3
-10th graders, 8:00-9:30am, Wednesday, 8/3
-11th graders, 9:30-11:000am, Wednesday, 8/3
-12th graders, 11:00-12:00pm, Wednesday, 8/3

Graduation 2016

Panoramic Photos taken from the podium during Mr. Schmidt’s speech.

Full size photo files are here.

Congratulations Class of 2016!

The full 2016 Graduation program can be downloaded by clicking here

Summer School Programs

-Ramp Up to Geometry - 6/7-7/6, M-F, 7:30-2:00
-Ramp Up to Algebra -  6/7-6/28, M-F, 8:00-12:00
-Summer School Session 1 - 6/6-6/24, M-F, 8:00-12:30
-Summer School Session 2 - 6/27-7/18 (closed 7/4), M-F, 8:00-12:30

NCAA Student-Athlete Commitments

Congratulations to our NCAA Student-Athlete Commitments.  From left to right, Elan Hawkins (Academy of Arts San Francisco - Golf), Ronnie McDowell (Bethune Cookman University - Golf, and Nate Maggi (Fresno State University - Baseball).  Not pictured Caleb Vander Esch (South Dakota University - Football)​


New Swim Records Set at WGHS!

The WGHS swim team competed at the BVAL tournament last weekend and it was a record breaking event!  Congratulations to WGHS Freshman, Zach Dietz who broke a 6 year old record in the 100 backstroke! The new record set by Zach is now 54.14.  Congratulations also to WGHS Junior, Grace Leonis who broke a 2 year old record for the 100 breaststroke. The new record time she set is 1:05.71 They both qualified for two individual events at CCS and are representing WG in two relays as well. They are hoping to swim even faster at CCS!

The CCS Preliminaries are this Friday 5/13 at 2:30 at the Santa Clara international swim center. Finals will be on Saturday 5/14 same time and location.

Well done RAMS!


Congratulations to Willow Glen’s Anthony Navarro and Clayton Wilson for being selected to the Charlie Wedemeyer All Star South team. 

The 42nd Annual Charlie Wedemeyer All-Star Football Game, presented by the Rotary Club of Almaden Valley, will be held at Levi’s® Stadium on Saturday, July 16, 2016. The event is scheduled for 6:00pm kickoff and will feature the very best graduating seniors from 46 Santa Clara County High School football programs. The next generation of collegiate and pro hopefuls will lace up for a special evening at Levi’s® Stadium to raise money for charities supported by the rotary club. Over the years, the Rotary Club of Almaden Valley, a nonprofit organization, has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for charities both local and abroad. The Charlie Wedemeyer game accounts for a great deal of the funds generated by the organization each year.


Alumni News…Where Are They Now?

Interested in what’s happening with our WGHS graduates?  Click here to see, and send us your great stories.

WGHS Newsletter

If you are interested in receiving the weekly WGHS newsletter, please send your email request to our Parent Club coordinator at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).  Newsletters are mailed every Monday and contain information regarding upcoming events, etc.  This is a great way to stay informed!