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YouthBuild Charter School of California is a free, project-based charter school, rooted in social justice, for students between 16-24 years of age.


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Updated Covid-19 Safety Plan Now Available

We've made some updates to our Covid-19 Safety Plan as of 1/20/22. These include new mask guidelines for staff, testing and screening guidelines, and quarantine guidelines. The new Safety Plan also includes additional resources and information in the Appendix, including instructions for our self-screening app and the rapid antigen testing process.
Compton construction students working on a wooden container garden

Compton YouthBuild Partners with Kaiser Permanente and McCarthy Building Companies on Construction Education Workshop

Kaiser Permanente and and McCarthy Building Companies partnered with Compton YouthBuild to provide our Compton students with educational workshops, woodworking experience, and a tour of an active job site. McCarthy Construction donated materials and supplies for students to build container gardens that they could take homem and students were invited to tour an active construction site – the expansion of Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center’s emergency department.
students and staff at a booth at the Pomona ribbon cutting event

Pomona Site Hosts Ribbon Cutting at Their New Location

After having to relocate during the pandemic, our Pomona campus recently hosted a ribbon cutting and resource fair at their new location at 305 E. Arrow Hwy. The event also included a free Covid-19 vaccine clinic and tours of the new classrooms.
Lupe Acevedo

Senior Spotlight: Lupe Acevedo

Lupe Acevedo, a senior at our Fresno/Owens Valley site, just finished completing her credits to graduate. She’s excited to experience all the new opportunities that come from earning a high school diploma, including pursuing higher education. Congratulations, Lupe!!
Lunch Program Notice

Lunch Program Notification 2021-22

Free meals will be available for all YouthBuild Charter School of California students for the 2021-22 school year. Be sure to fill out and return the Household Income Data Collection Form.

At A Glance

  • 13 Years in Operation
  • 16 School Campuses
  • 5,400+ Alumni
  • 67 Full-time Faculty and Staff
  • 71% Graduation Rate