Welcome To Encore Jr/Sr High School, Hesperia
Accredited through WASC-The Western Association of Schools & Colleges.


Jumpstart Information for 7th Graders --CLICK HERE--

INTERESTED IN ATTENDING ENCORE? JOIN US ON WEDNESDAYS FOR A SCHOOL TOUR! We are accepting students NOW for next year! We have openings for grades 7-10 for next year! Beat the waitlist! (scroll down to the enrollment information box below!)

About ENCORE: Encore is a free public school open to ALL students grades 7-12 and offers classes for young artists beginning to advanced. Encore is the PERFECT school for students who need a balance of creativity AND education to succeed. Encore opens doors for young singers, dancers, musicians, artists, actors, and technical artists.

Encore Jr./Sr. High School has grown to almost 1,200 students. The school is rated as one of the "Top Schools in America (as reported by US News and World Report) boasting the highest high school ranking by the California Department of Education in the Hesperia Unified School District with an API of 793. Over a million dollars in college scholarships have been awarded to graduates at Encore with a 98% graduation rate and a 100% high school exit exam pass rate in 2013. Encore services students from seventeen cities in and around the high desert.

Enrollment Information

NEW STUDENT ENROLLMENT INFO: WE ARE ACCEPTING ENROLLMENT PACKETS NOW for NEXT SCHOOL YEAR! You must attend our school tour to get an enrollment packet. We are looking for PASSIONATE, ARTISTIC and CREATIVE Students… HURRY!

SCHOOL TOURS: NEXT SCHOOL TOUR: EVERY Wednesday at 5pm sharp in the "A" building!

Purchase Tickets
Purchase tickets ONLINE for upcoming shows here!


Purchase tickets online for upcoming shows at Encore High School. You have the ability to choose any seats that are avaiable so make sure to order your tickets early in order to get the best seats.

Information & Announcements

  • Lunch- 2.75 per day. Breakfast 1.50 per day.
  • Get Encore updates via text message! Just text the word Encore to 292929. You can opt out at any time!
  • Encore Wellness Policy

Listen to Pirate Radio
Enjoy the Student-run Pirate Radio


Coming SOON! Pirate Radio: Student DJs LIVE from 12 noon to 1:30- Click the link above to listen on your computer at home or at work! (Coming Soon!) Hit Music, Student performances and school info 24/7!


About Academics

Encore High School is a pre-college, "Univerisity of California bound campus". This does NOT mean the classes are “harder,” rather it describes the way the campus “behaves” as it prepares students... Read More>>




School Hours & Info

  • School Hours: 7:20-3:00
  • Office Hours: 7:00-3:30
  • Phone: 760.956.2632
  • Fax: 760.956.2282

Encore Education Corporation is nonsectarian in its programs, admission policies, employment practices, and all other operations. We do not discriminate against any person based on ethnicity, national origin, gender, or disability. Accredited through the Western Association of School and Colleges.

Charter schools follow the same legislation as any public school and must adhere to the California Department of Education requirements. They are funded by state and federal means and cannot charge tuition. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. Encore’s board of Directors meets on the last Thursday of every month at 6:00 pm. Agendas for board meetings are posted by the front door of the A building. Access to upcoming agendas is available 24 hours per day. Access to public records is available during front office hours only.