Calabasas High School (CHS) in Las Virgenes Unified School District is proud to be one of the best High Schools in California. Average SAT scores are an impressive 1240 with a 94% college acceptance rate.
The Calabasas High School campus has park-like settings, taking advantage of the mild year-round climate. Facilities include grass-covered quads, athletic stadiums, Olympic-style pools, state-of-the-art media centers, performing arts centers and more.
Sports and Arts
The rigorous sports program has created athletes that have gone on to participate in collegiate, professional and even Olympic level sports. CHS Wrestlers have qualified for CIF Divisional Championships 21 years in a row and CIF Masters Tournament 10 times in the last 21 years.
The arts program is also impressive, with numerous alumni continuing on to become professional actors and musicians.
Awards and Accomplishments
Calabasas High School is a National Blue Ribbon School and California Distinguished School, an honor given only to the highest ranked schools in the state.
In recent years, Calabasas has become well known for being the home of reality TV’s Kardashian family. An affluent community of approximately 24,000 residents, it’s a 40-minute drive from Los Angeles’ many entertainment and cultural opportunities. Calabasas sits at the base of the Santa Monica Mountains between the San Fernando Valley and Malibu coast for easy access to beaches, hiking, mountain biking and other outdoor activities.
Calabasas is an affluent city in Los Angeles County, California. It is located in the hills in the southwestern San Fernando Valley and the Santa Monica Mountains between Woodland Hills, Agoura Hills, West Hills, Hidden Hills and Malibu, California. 40 minutes west of Los Angeles.
Area population: 24,150
Town website: City of Calabasas
Estimated Fall Start Date: Late August
Estimated Fall End Date: Mid-December
Estimated Spring Start Date: Early January
Estimated Spring End Date: Mid-June
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Amy Allen, actor/film crew
Justin Berfield, actor, Malcolm in the Middle
Adrianna Costa, actor
Jensen Daggett, actor
Brad Delson, guitarist, Linkin Park
Shaun Fleming, actor/musician
Heather Graham, actor
Deena (Drossin) Kastor, Olympic bronze-medal-winning marathon runner
Hayley Kiyoko, actor/musician
Joey LaRocque, professional football player, Chicago Bears, New York Jets
Jonathan Lipnicki, actor
Clay Matthews III, professional football player, Green Bay Packers
Olivia Olson, singer/musician/actor/voice actor, Phineas and Ferb, Adventure Time with Finn and Jake, and Love Actually
Beverly Peele, model/actor
Mike Shinoda, rapper/producer, Linkin Park, Fort Minor
Shane Stanley, producer/writer/director
Todd Steussie, professional football player, Minnesota Vikings, Carolina Panthers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and St. Louis Rams
Brian J. Terwilliger, producer/director of One Six Right: The Romance of Flying
Closest International and Local Airports: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
For Details Visit Website: Las Virgenes Unified School District