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We are so glad that you are considering DCP for your student

We are so glad that you are considering DCP for your student. Whether you have a middle school or high school student (or both!) we believe there is a place for them in our community. We are a free college-prep charter school committed to the personal and academic success of every student. Contact us >>

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Our History: DCP was founded in 2000 in San José

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Our Students: DCP serves 1800 students in grades 5-12

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Our Mission: DCP prepares first-generation students for college success

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Our School Values: Desire Community Pride

 Our Schools

DCP Alum Rock
Middle School

Grades 6 - 8
2888 Ocala Ave.,
San Jose 95148
408-942-7000

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DCP El Camino
Middle School

Grades 5 - 8
1402 Monterey Hwy.,
San Jose 95110
408-384-4040

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DCP Alum Rock
High School

Grades 9 - 12
1776 Educational Pk. Dr.
San Jose 95133
408-384-4554

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DCP El Primero
High School

Grades 9 - 12
1402 Monterey Hwy.,
San Jose 95110
408-271-1730

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Important Dates

DCP is still accepting enrollment applications for the 20-21 school year. 

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Priority Application Period
11/2/20-1/22/21
*Read Admissions Requirements

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Priority Application Deadline
1/22/21

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Lottery/Enrollment Celebration
1/29/21
*Read Lottery Details

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Registration Packet Submission
2/1/21-8/21

*Family completes registration packet within 3 weeks of being accepted

Check out our DCP Parent Hub and learn more about how families engage with our schools. 

DCP's Class of 2020 is going to college! Read more>>

Class of 2020 College Admissions

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Want to see our schools? We have several ways for you to connect even during school closure!