Summit Shasta is a unique and innovative public high school in Daly City, CA. We provide a college-ready, personalized learning environment for 420 ambitious, diverse students. We are tuition free and open to all students. Each year, we accept transfer students based on availability in our grades. All students are accepted to Summit Shasta based on a lottery system.

Summit Shasta opened in Daly City in the fall of 2013 with a starting class of 9th graders and now serves grades 9-12. In June of 2017, Summit Shasta celebrated its first graduating class. 100% of the graduates were accepted into a four-year college or university and the Class of 2017 will be attending the following colleges and universities:

  • Arizona State University
  • Biola University
  • California Lutheran University
  • Cal Poly- San Luis Obispo (3 students)
  • California State University- East Bay (2 students)
  • California State University-Fullerton
  • California State University- Sacramento (2 students)
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • DePaul University
  • Diablo Valley College
  • Emerson College
  • Freed Hardeman
  • Gonzaga University
  • Mills College
  • New York University
  • Notre Dame de Namur University
  • Rice University
  • Saint Mary’s College of California
  • San Francisco State University (6 students)
  • San Jose State University (2 students)
  • Skyline College (3 students)
  • Sonoma State
  • United States Navy
  • University of California- Berkeley (5 students)
  • University of California-Davis (4 students)
  • University of California- Irvine (6 students)
  • University of California- Los Angeles
  • University of California- Riverside (2 students)
  • University of California- San Diego (6 students)
  • University of California- Santa Cruz
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Denver
  • University of Minnesota- Twin Cities
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of San Francisco


Summit Shasta is a proud member of the Jefferson Union High School District.