Castilleja School’s ACE Center provides a number of co-curricular and curricular experiential learning programs, aimed to promote leadership development for all students. Please use this site to get an update on a number of projects.

Transportation Internship

Interested in learning more about our local transportation system?  Need an entree into the world of public policy around environmental/transportation issues, this may be your “ticket.”  Click here to link into the MTC.CA and see what interests you.

Clinical Anatomy Internship @ Stanford Medical School

The Department of Surgery at Stanford Medical School is holding three spots for Castilleja students in its 8-week clinical anatomy internship. This exciting opportunity is only available to 15 students in total and, while associated with Stanford’s SIMR program, is run directly through a [...]

Summer Internship Opportunity with Ada’s Cafe!

Ada’s Café is a non-profit organization whose mission is training, employing and empowering people with disabilities in a commercial food service environment. Through our catering business and our soon-to-be-opened Café, Ada’s provides jobs for the disabled and many opportunities for local high [...]

Strike Out Cancer

On Tuesday February 28th, the varsity softball team will dedicate its first home game against Monte Vista High School to raising awareness and funds to fight cancer.   We are joining the efforts of the American Cancer Society to help increase cancer education and promote healthy living as well [...]

Got What It Takes to Start a Business?

BROWN BAG on March 7:  Find your inner “entrepreneur” Are you interested in starting your own company?  Want to learn what it takes to turn an idea into a reality, while meeting founders of successful startups, VCs, and other local high school students interested in [...]

Ignite Conference! Engage in the Political Process!

IgniteCA.org is offering a fabulous workshop for those of you interested in learning more about women in politics, the political process, and summer internship opportunities. Register online!  It’s free and promises to be incredible.  If enough students are interested and register, the [...]

“An Inconvenient Youth” Documentary Preview

An Inconvenient Youth is the feature-length documentary that gives a voice to young people living and working on the front lines of climate change. Climate change is real and is happening now. We see it in the ever-worsening storms, floods and droughts that grace our headlines. Youth around the [...]

Dance Performance for Promise World Wide

Smriti Pramanick has been volunteering with the non-profit Promise World Wide for the past few years. The los Gatos-based organization provides food and tutoring to children in Kolkata, India to empower underprivileged women and children. The Indian dance company Smriti is a part of is now [...]

Sophomore receives Tutor Corps Foundation Grant

Sophomore Steph Flamen won a grant from the Tutor Corps foundation for her After-School Arts Program at St. Elizabeth Seton School. Here is what she said about her program: In middle school at Castilleja, I tutored at Seton and loved it.  My freshman year I became leader of the club.  We [...]

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