1.) Call 925.254.0199 to speak with the Director of Admissions. This is the best first step to determine if Holden might be a good fit for your son or daughter. If our Admissions staff are unable to speak with you immediately, leave a detailed message. Your call will be returned within 48 hours.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sexual preference, wardrobe or disability.
“Holden has given me the opportunity, and motivated me, to do new things: an on-line class, attend Berkeley City College, and do an internship in Nicaragua editing videos.”
– Benjamin Bank, class of 2016.
Holden High School is the best alternative in the San Francisco, Bay Area. Located in Contra Costa County, close to Oakland and Berkeley, and a BART ride away from Walnut Creek and Lafayette. Our mission is to create a safe school environment that is both challenging and rewarding from enrollment to graduation.