About Rancho Pico
Rancho Pico is a Junior High consisting of 7th & 8th grades. Students are placed on academic teams for the core classes of English, History, Math, and Science. Students also take a Physical Education class and an elective class. Students rotate through a block schedule with odd classes one day and even classes the next day.
School hours for Rancho Pico students are from 8:40 am to 2:55 pm with the exception of Tuesdays. Every Tuesday is an early release day with school hours from 8:40 am to 1:50 pm. The first day of school will be Tuesday, August 13, 2019. During the school year, the office is open from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm. Student supervision is available from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm. Summer hours are Monday through Thursday, 9:00 am to noon or by appointment.
Student progress reports and quarter grades are posted on Infinite Campus. As a parent, you will need to set up an Infinite Campus account to view these grades.
Music Electives are yearlong music courses that can be taken in lieu of an elective. No experience or auditions are required for the following courses: Beginning and Intermediate Band, Beginning Choir, and Intermediate Orchestra. Auditions are required for placement in the following courses: Advanced Band, Advanced Orchestra, and Advanced Choir.
For information on registering for a music elective and/or auditions, please check back after March 6, 2020.