The Educational Program
(Preliminary Renewal Petition language for submission for charter renewal 2021 - 2026)

General Information

“The educational program of the charter school, designed, among other things, to identify those whom the charter school is attempting to educate, what it means to be an “educated person” in the 21st century, and how learning best occurs. The goals identified in that program shall include the objective of enabling pupils to become self-motivated, competent, and lifelong learners.” (Ed. Code § 47605(b)(5)(A)(i).)

“The annual goals for the charter school for all pupils and for each subgroup of pupils identified pursuant to Section 52052, to be achieved in the state priorities, as described in subdivision (d) of Section 52060, that apply for the grade levels served, or the nature of the program operated, by the charter school, and specific annual actions to achieve those goals. A charter petition may identify additional school priorities, the goals for the school priorities, and the specific annual actions to achieve those goals.” (Ed. Code § 47605(b)(5)(A)(ii).)

Primary Contact: John Griffin, COO
Primary Address: 16955 Lemon Street, Hesperia California 92345
Primary Phone Number: 760-956-2632
Web Sites: (overview / campus / marketing site) (student specific information including Zoom programming) (SPED, counseling, remediation) (Logistics, policies, and public reporting)
Target Community to be Serviced: The High Desert and Inland Empire communities including but not limited to: Hesperia, Apple Valley, Phelan, Adelanto, Victorville, Lucerne Valley, Barstow, Wrightwood, Devore, Rancho Cucamonga, Fontana, Eastvale, Ontario, Norco, and Corona.  
Encore's goal is to target students with a focused interest in arts careers.  As a result of focused arts programs, the community to service covers a large geographic area.
The school location is located in HUSD District.
Serving Grades: Seven (7) - twelve (12)
Projected number of students in 21/22 school year: 900
First day of instruction in 21/22 school year: August 23, 2021 (pending regulations)
Proposed Charter Term: July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2026
Instructional Calendar (Multi-track Instruction)
  • High School Seat-based - Traditional calendar, daily attendance in a block schedule for high school grades 9 -12.
  • Junior High Seat-based - Traditional calendar, daily attendance in a daily schedule for junior high grades 7 and 8.
  • Hybrid All Grades - Traditional calendar, combination of on campus and independent study. Attendance is independent study attendance.  On campus instruction 2 - 3 days per week. 
  • Independent Study All Grades - Year round calendar available.  Students come on campus one day per week for three hours during the traditional calendar year.  


Office: 760-949-2036

Hesperia: 760-956-2632 


16955 Lemon Street

Hesperia, CA 92345

Established 08/08/08

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