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    Employment Opportunity


    The Calaveras County Office of Education is soliciting proposals from qualified accounting firms to perform independent financial annual audits.  Please click for further information.


    We need you!

    The Bret Harte Union High School District is requesting input from our families and communities on our Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)


    LCAP link

    Calaveras County Office Of Education is offering ESL classes beginning January 30, 2023



    ESL Flyer Spanish

    ESL Flyer English


    New Student Registration 

    If you are new to Bret Harte (ie, an incoming freshman or a transfer student), you MUST complete the required, online student enrollment/registration.  This process provides the District with student information, emergency contacts, academic and/or health concerns, as well as completing internet agreements.  The two-part process generates the ability to create a Parent Portal account for the parent/guardian and the District receives all necessary information to enroll your student.

    You must provide some form of proof of residency (such as a utility bill) as part of the Online Registration Process.


    Online Registration Link


    Online Student Registration Instructions


    Calaveras County COVID-19 School Site-Specific Protection Plan Guidance & Template for Plan Development



    BHUHSD COVID-19 School-Site Protection Plan




    Robert Porovich Retirement

    Board members on the electric bus

    Congratulations to Robert Porovich on his retirement!

    Robert did an amazing job as the Director of Transportation for Bret Harte Union High School District.  Enjoy your retirement!!

    Timothy Randall

    2021-22 Teacher of the Year!! 

    Timothy Randall !!!

    Timothy Randall was selected for the 2021/2022 Teacher of the Year for the Bret Harte Union High School District.  Thank you for all you do for the students!

    Board Notices


    Regular Board Meeting 

    March 13, 2023

    5:30 PM

    Current Agenda

    w/ Backup



    Online Meal/Household Economic Surveys

    Click on the Household Economic Survey link to start the survey process.

    Household Economic Surveys are sent out in the opening packet to each student prior to school starting.  Please submit your survey!


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    Non-Discrimination Statement
    In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA (not all bases apply to all programs). Remedies and complaint filing deadlines vary by program or incident.
    Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible Agency or USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
    To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at How to File a Program Discrimination Complaint and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email:
    USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender.


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    Bret Harte Union High School

    About Us

         The Bret Harte Union High School District serves secondary students in the community of historic Angels Camp, home of "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" and also serves the Corridor 4 communities from Copperopolis to Bear Valley.  Bret Harte Union High School, established in 1905, celebrated its 100th year of operation in 2005.
         Two elementary school districts feed into the high school district - Vallecito Union School District and the Mark Twain Union Elementary School District.  The district community includes foothill communities, pristine lake areas, and high mountains.
         The Bret Harte Union High School District provides a quality educational program for more than 600 students in grades 9-12 at one school site.  The District ensures a safe school environment that allows all students equal access and opportunities in the district's academic and other educational support programs, services, and activities.  It is a basic aid district with an annual operating budget of approximately $10,994,000.00
         The District is committed to quality education, providing modern facilities and a wide variety of academic and co-curricular offerings.  The District has an excellent staff of teachers, administrators, and classified personnel - all of whom are very student-oriented.  There is strong parent and community support.

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