College & Career Center

Wendy Reicher, the Acalanes College and Career Counselor, is there to help guide students in their transition from High School. High impact workshops on college application, essay writing, financial aid, use of Naviance (the online college application tool) along with Career Day, and general advice help students navigate an often complex process. Visit the College and Career Center website. The College and Career Center is off the front quad next to the Counseling Office.

Week of 2/10 Update

Tuesday, Feb 11 DVC Enrollment Event During 2nd Period Seniors planning to attend DVC will meet in the Collaboration Center (504/IEP) or in the library with DVC counselors to register…

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Peer Tutoring

Students can take advantage of the extra help available at Acalanes’ Peer Tutoring Center, a 100% APC-funded program. Tutoring is available every day.  No appointment is necessary. Peer Tutoring is open during Academy period, 7th period and after school until 4:00 p.m. The Peer Tutoring room is located in the enclosed hallway next to the small theater. Highly qualified junior and senior students work under the supervision of Peer Tutoring coordinators Fran Taylor and Mary McCosker.

Contact Fran or Mary by email at and for more information and/or if you have questions.

Peer Tutoring is available during Finals Week!

Monday: lunch, 7th Period and after school until 4pm.Tuesday  – Thursday: 12:30 – 2:30pm.    

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APC Grants

The Acalanes Parents Club awards grants that will enhance and enrich the educational experience of AHS students in new and innovative ways. Teachers, staff, and students are encouraged to submit ideas for meaningful programs and educational equipment.   ​For questions, please contact Laura White at

APC Fall Grants Awarded!

Because of your generosity, the APC was able to fund $10k in grants during the Fall submission period. Our Special Ed department is now able to purchase much needed items…

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