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Incoming 7th Grade Students

Welcome Future Conquistadors!
We look forward to you joining the Arroyo Seco family this coming 2024-2025 school year!
Please note that this webpage will continue to be updated with more information as it becomes available.
Events & Announcements
Many new experiences and opportunities await students as they transition from elementary school to junior high. To help students prepare, Arroyo Seco offers the following events for students and their families.
The Arroyo Seco JHS counselors and administrators hosted a live virtual parent forum for all incoming 7th grade families on Thursday, March 14th, from 4:00-5:30. This was a great opportunity to gain insight into all things junior high! Thank you parents/guardians who were able to attend and for all the great questions you asked!
If you missed the virtual parent forum do not worry! The recording can be viewed at any time by clicking on the link HERE!
If you would prefer to view only the Google Slides presentation and not the entire video you can do so by clicking HERE!
We are excited to have students and parents/guardians alike join us for our annual in-person 6th Grade Family Night! This event will take place on Thursday, March 28th, from 5:00-6:00 p.m.
The event will begin with the principal's welcome and performances by our amazing band and choir/drama students from 5:00-5:30. From 5:30-6:00 families will be able to tour our campus via an open-house style event. Students and families to get a feel for our campus by allowing them to access a variety of classrooms, locker rooms and other exciting locations on campus.
Jersey Mike's will be present selling boxed dinners for $10.00!
Students will take their ID photos, receive text books, and purchase PE clothes. More information can be found on our Summer Check-in page, which will be posted here in the weeks to come.
Student Schedules will be available through the Infinite Campus Parent Portal on the afternoon of Friday, August 9th. 
Arroyo Seco Courses
Arroyo Seco is a Junior High consisting of 7th & 8th grades. Students are placed on academic teams for their core classes of English, History, Math, and Science. Students also take a Physical Education class and a semester-long exploratory class or year-long elective class. Information about Exploratory Classes and Year-long Electives can be found below. The Course Catalog contains course descriptions for the 2023-2024 school year.
Students not in a year-long elective are placed in an exploratory class. Most seventh-grade students will be assigned Junior High Seminar for one semester and another exploratory class for the other. Students do NOT choose courses on the exploratory wheel. Please refer to the Arroyo Seco Course Catalog for course descriptions.
  • Art thru Lit
  • Exploratory Literary Media
  • Beginning Art
  • Exploratory Music
  • CTE Engr Coding & Robotics
  • Exploratory Technology
  • CTE Engr Design & Modeling
  • Junior High Seminar
  • CTE Intro Culinary Arts I
  • Math in Nature & the Arts
  • Current Events
  • Science Project
Specialty electives are year-long classes that involve either an audition or application. A student may choose to audition or apply for any of these courses. Please click the links below for audition /application /sign-up details. Please refer to the Arroyo Seco Course Catalog for course descriptions.
Frequently Asked Questions & Non Discrimination Policy
Do you have questions? We have answers! Click HERE to see our list of FAQs. 


Non Discrimination Policy
The William S. Hart Union High School District prohibits discrimination, intimidation, harassment (including sexual harassment), or bullying based on a person’s actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity, national origin, immigration status, ancestry, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, political affiliation, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For questions or complaints, contact Equity Compliance Officer and Section 504 Coordinator Erum Velek, and Title II / Title IX Coordinator, Mark Crawford. Both can be reached at the William S. Hart Union High School District, 21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91350, (661) 259-0033, or by email: [email protected].
Declaración de no discriminación
El Distrito de Escuelas Secundarias William S. Hart Union prohíbe la discriminación, la intimidación, acoso (incluido el acoso sexual) o intimidación basada en la realidad o percepción de una persona raza, color, etnia, origen nacional, estado migratorio, ascendencia, religión, edad, estado civil, embarazo, estado parental, discapacidad física o mental, condición médica, estado militar o veterano, afiliación política, sexo, género, identidad de género, expresión de género, información genética, orientación sexual, o asociación con una persona o un grupo con uno o más de estos características percibidas. Para preguntas o quejas, comuníquese con el Oficial de Cumplimiento de Equidad y el coordinador de la Sección 504, Erum Velek, y el coordinador del Título II / Título IX, Mark Crawford. Ambos pueden ser contactados en William S. Hart Union High School District, 21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91350, (661) 259-0033, o por correo electrónico: [email protected].