Grossmont Union High School District

REACH home

Vista Hill

Meet the teachers

Room 1: Mr. Hernandez:
Room 2: Mr. Wood: 
Room 3: Mrs. Fernandez:


Transportation Department Phone: 619-644-8186
To check on your student's bus route pick up and drop off times and location, click here

Infinite Campus

If you need help accessing or troubleshooting the Infinite Campus Portal, click here
Blue raptor with teeth and tongue showing above the REACH Academy sign. Little dino paws around Academy
Redirecting Education Advocating Change and Hope
REACH Academy is designed for Special Education students with behavioral needs who require a self-contained special day program at a separate educational center. Reach Academy serves students with disabilities who demonstrate social and emotional needs requiring a highly structured and small campus setting with the opportunity for frequent staff contact, behavior intervention, and counseling support. Reach Academy is committed to assisting students develop the interpersonal and academic skills needed to be successful in school, the community and workplace.
At REACH Academy we believe that a meaningful education is a basic human right. We provide our students with a caring, consistent environment, an opportunity to access a diverse network of services and the ability to identify their potential. Our goal (mission) is to empower students to become productive happy members of society.
Our vision is to maintain a positive school culture, strong academics, and sustainable systems.
School Information

School Information


Kat Shaw


Address: 230 Jamacha Rd. El Cajon, CA 92019
Office: (619) 588-3580
Google Voice: (619) 784-5125
Fax: (619) 590-2831
23-24 School Hours 
Monday - Thursday
8:30 a.m.- 3:27 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

Thenauli Whitfield recipient of the Sunrise Award 2023

REACH updates for the 2023-2024 School Year:

REACH updates for the 2023-2024 School Year:

Orientation: August 9th 9-11am
August 15th, minimum day! Dismissal at 1:20pm
Useful Resources and Links: