PYLUSD High School Academy Deadlines Approaching

Photo courtesy of Payton Armbruster

Photo courtesy of Payton Armbruster

The application deadlines for the academies offered in the PYLUSD for high school students, are approaching fast.The different academies are offered at Yorba Linda High School, Esperanza High School, Valencia High School, and El Dorado High School.

Yorba Linda High School offers the Mustang Business Academy (MBA) and the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management. The application includes a form for students to fill out, and a teacher evaluation form. For more information students can go to their guidance counselor to get an application form.

Esperanza High School offers the Engineering Manufacturing Academy (AEM) and, the Medical Science Academy. The AEM academy offers advanced technology that prepares students for future jobs in engineering. The Medical Science academy offers great opportunities and pathways for jobs in the field of medical science.

Valencia High School offers the International Baccalaureate program, and the Val Tech program. The International Baccalaureate program offers an opportunity to take college courses, and prepares students for their future education and careers. The Val Tech program offers experiences that gives students a background in career paths such as, business, media and design arts, production and managerial arts, computer science, information and computer technology, and robotics.

El Dorado High School offers the Digital Media Arts Academy (DMAA). The DMAA academy offers students experience in film, television, and animation.



  • Yorba Linda High School            February 19, 2016 at 3:00pm to Ms. Jauch
  • Esperanza High School              February 26, 2016 (Outside EHS boundaries)

                                                             Ongoing based on space (Inside EHS    


  • Valencia High School                 February 5, 2016 to Valencia High School
  • El Dorado High School               February 19, 2016 (Fill out the online application