Summit Tahoma’s charter was authorized by the Santa Clara County Board of Education. Our accomplishments include:
- 99% of 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 Summit Tahoma graduates accepted to 4-year colleges including CSUs, all of the UCs, and private schools such as USC and Yale.
- In 2017, and and 2018, US News & World Report ranked Summit Tahoma as one of the nation’s Best High Schools, and Washington Post ranked it as one of America’s Most Challenging High Schools.
- A world-class teaching faculty from the nation’s top teacher preparation programs, including Stanford and UC Berkeley.
Our 2020-2021 Application Is Now Open
The 2020-2021 application deadline is Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 5 pm.
Our lottery is Friday, March 6, 2020 at 9 am.
The 2020-2021 application deadline is Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 5 pm.
Our lottery is Friday, January 17, 2020 at 9 am.
We are currently accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year and will make offers based on availability.Enroll Today!
Summit Tahoma Open Houses
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Monday, August 7, 2019
Monday, September 9, 2019
Monday, October 7, 2019
Monday, October 28, 2019
Monday, December 2, 2019
Monday, January 6, 2020
Monday, February 3, 2020
Monday, March 16, 2020
Monday, April 20, 2020
Monday, May 11, 2020
All meetings are from 7:00-8:00 PM
Summit Tahoma Campus
Interested in enrolling? Want to learn more information? Please visit the Summit Tahoma website.
- School Address:
- 285 Blossom Hill Road
- San Jose, CA 95123
(entrance at 5520 Eagles Lane)
Summit Tahoma | Executive Director
Jonathan joined the Summit Team in June as the Assistant Director for Summit Tahoma. Previously he worked for PUC Schools in Los Angeles as the Director of Teacher Development, leading a partnership grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. He was also a principal for PUC Nueva Esperanza Charter Academy. He was a teacher trainer in the Peace Corps in Namibia and has been an instructional coach in Oakland Unified and LAUSD. As a teacher, he received an award for Exemplary Work in the Education of Highly Able Students from Johns Hopkins University. Jonathan holds a B.A. in American Studies with a concentration in Education Policy and an M.A. in Education Leadership from U.C. Berkeley.
Summit Tahoma | Assistant Director
Megan Toyama is the Assistant Director at Summit Public School Tahoma. Megan was the founding history teacher at Tahoma and has taught 9th, 10th, and 11th-grade history prior to this role. Before helping to start Tahoma, Megan was a graduate student at Stanford University’s Teacher Education Program and a student teacher at Summit Preparatory in Redwood City, CA. Megan has taught in Boston, MA and Sacramento, CA. Megan was born and raised in Sacramento and completed her undergraduate studies at Scripps College in Claremont, CA.