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 The Antelope Valley Union High School District serves 23,000 students in the cities of Lancaster and Palmdale, as well as the surrounding areas. Our District includes eight traditional high schools, SOAR - an early college high school on the Antelope Valley College campus, Virtual Online School for 7th-12th grade students, Academy Prep Junior High for 7th and 8th grade students, Antelope Valley Adult Education and three alternative high schools.



Antelope Valley High School
Lisa Schmidt, Principal
44900 Division Street
Lancaster, CA 93535
Phone: 661-948-8552
Fax: 661-945-8867

Eastside High School
Charles Dunn, Principal
3200 East Avenue J-8
Lancaster, CA 93535
Phone: 661-946-3800
Fax: 661-946-3850

Highland High School
Dr. Chris Grado, Principal
39055 25th Street West
Palmdale, CA 93551
Phone: 661-538-0304
Fax: 661-538-0405

William J. “Pete” Knight High School
Tammie Nickols, Principal
37423 70th Street East
Palmdale, CA 93552
Phone: 661-533-9000
Fax: 661-533-0111

Lancaster High School
Dr. Kristen Tepper, Principal

44701 North 32nd Street West
Lancaster, CA 93536
Phone: 661-726-7649
Fax: 661-726-7694

Littlerock High School
Jose Barajas, Principal

10833 East Avenue R
Littlerock, CA 93543
Phone: 661-944-5209
Fax: 661-944-5191

Palmdale High School
Eric Stanford, Principal
2137 East Avenue R
Palmdale, CA 93550
Phone: 661-273-3181
Fax: 661-273-1093

Quartz Hill High School
Zach Mercier, Principal
6040 West Avenue L
Quartz Hill, CA 93536
Phone: 661-718-3100
Fax: 661-943-8203

SOAR High School
Wendi Johnston, Principal
Located at Antelope Valley Community College
3041 West Avenue K
Lancaster, CA 93536
Phone: 661-722-6509
Fax: 661-722-6583


Virtual Online School

Matthew Berryman, Principal
Matthew Fitzgerald, Vice Principal
6300 West Avenue L
Lancaster, CA 93536
Phone: 661-943-3031

Academy Prep Junior High School

Matt Berryman, Principal
7th and 8th Grade Students

Knight Campus
Alex Santoyo, Vice Principal

37423 70th St. East
Palmdale, CA 93552
Phone: 661-456-4711

Palmdale Campus
Matt Berryman, Principal
2270 E Ave Q
Palmdale, CA 93550
Phone: 661-274-4619
Fax: 661-274-9543

SOAR Campus
Matthew Fitzgerald, Vice Principal

6300 West Avenue L
Lancaster, CA 93536
Phone: 661-943-2091
Fax: 661-722-8760


Antelope Valley Adult Education

Dr. Steve Radford, Regional Director

Lancaster Campus
45110 3rd Street East
Lancaster, CA 93535
Phone: 661-942-3042
Fax: 661-948-0846

Lancaster Career Technical Education
1220 West Ave J
Lancaster, CA 93534
Phone: 661-483-2302
Fax: 661-483-2311

Palmdale Campus
1156 East Avenue S
Palmdale, CA 93552
Phone: 661-515-1012

Rosamond Campus
2601 West Rosamond Blvd
Rosamond, CA 93560
Phone: 661-256-5299


Alternative High Schools

Laura Tweedy-Ferguson, Principal

Desert Winds
Dawn Voegele, Assistant Principal
415 East Kettering Street

Lancaster, CA 93534
Phone: 661-948-7555

Fax: 661-948-5947

R. Rex Parris
John Kleespies, Vice Principal
38801 Clock Tower Plaza Dr.

Palmdale, CA 93550
Phone: 661-274-1230
Fax: 661-274-1168

Phoenix High School
JR Chatman, Vice Principal
228 East Avenue H-8

Lancaster, CA 93535
Phone: 661-729-3936
Fax: 661-945-2253

Desert Pathways
Dr. Jennifer Chatmon, Vice Principal
6300 West Avenue L

Quartz Hill, CA 93536
Phone: 661-722-4421
Fax: 661-722-4752