Pivot Charter School offers a customized program with small group and one-on-one instruction. Our general education program is very similar to special education programs in traditional schools as we offer the opportunity to re-take tests, additional time to complete assignments, and the ability for students to work at their own pace. Our special education program […]
Gus Muñoz is passionate about teaching and helping kids. This is his second year teaching at Pivot Charter School. Previously, he worked as a special education and substitute teacher in Orange County, while also working as a juvenile corrections officer for the Orange County Probation Department. From the time he was a young adult, Gus […]
Congratulations Graduates! We are so proud of you and look forward to what you accomplish in the next steps of your journey.
Chloe is a 9th grade student at Pivot Charter School. She is completing her first year at Pivot and she and her mom, Jennifer, couldn’t be more pleased with the program. Chloe is a television actress and leads a very busy life. Her schedule includes filming episodes of “True Blood”, as well as multiple appearances […]
Bryan is an 8th grader at Pivot Charter School, and is excited to start the high school program next year. Bryan struggled with organization at his traditional middle school – he had trouble remembering to turn in his assignments on time and frequently lost work that he had done. He experienced some bullying at his old […]
Jennifer graduated from Pivot Charter School in June, 2015. She attended Pivot for three years. Jennifer’s family was looking for homeschooling support for Jennifer and her sister. They moved around quite a bit, so homeschooling was a better option for their family than traditional school. When they visited Pivot, they knew it was the right […]
At Pivot, we call our teachers Educational Coordinators, or EC’s. That’s because they work tirelessly to lay out an educational path for each student and keep their students on that path throughout the year. Our EC’s use the full resources of Pivot to meet the educational needs of our students. Has your son fallen behind […]
In an effort to create a more challenging, robust, stimulating and interesting educational environment, Pivot Charter School is initiating several new programs in the 2016-2017 school year. Pivot is excited to bring these new and invigorating nontraditional enterprises to our students. Project Based Learning Project Based Learning will be implemented to either replace or supplement […]
Susan adopted her daughter Yessie at age 12 out of the foster care system. Yessie had been bounced around to a number of different homes and was in need of a more permanent situation. So Susan, having no parental experience whatsoever, took her in and gave her a stable home life, something she desperately needed. […]
On June 8th, Pivot San Diego celebrated the class of 2016 with a memorable graduation ceremony. Families, friends, teachers and staff gathered to watch the graduates receive their diplomas. Hats off to these fine students, and we can’t wait to hear about their next adventures!