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About Us

Alameda High School is a public high school in the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD).

History and Traditions

Alameda High School tradition began in 1874 with completion of the first Alameda High School on Santa Clara Avenue near Chestnut Street. In 1903, construction began on what is now called “Historic Alameda High School.” This site was officially dedicated in 1926. The present Alameda High School was dedicated in 1978, and now almost 1,800 students share the growth and tradition that is Alameda High School.

School Motto:

“Always High Standards”

School Mascot:


School Colors:

Gold and White

School Yearbook: The Acorn
School Newspaper: The Oak Leaf
School Rules: Be Prepared, Be Respectful, Be Inclusive,
Be Dedicated & Be Engaged

Contact Us:

Alameda High School

2200 Central Ave
Alameda, CA 94501

P: 510-337-7022
F: 510-521-4740