About Aragon High School

  • Aragon High School’s culture is built on an extensive tradition of excellence and many wonderful educational opportunities are provided for all students.  Aragon teachers, staff and administration are committed to providing a challenging curriculum with rewarding activities and classroom experiences.  Through collaboration, preparation, and dedication, our faculty prepares students with exemplary instruction. Most of our accomplishments are a direct result of what occurs in the classrooms. The relationships that teachers and staff build with our students are caring, respectful and supportive.  It is the quality and commitment of our staff that generates recognitions and commendations for our students. 

    At Aragon, students and their families come first.  The purpose of the school is to educate all students to the best of their abilities and students’ needs drive the decision making process.  The Aragon community strives to be a place of mutual respect where students actively pursue intellectual and extracurricular excellence.  Aragon High School is proud to say, “Our only tradition is excellence.”

    Aragon High School was established in 1961 to accommodate development and population growth in San Mateo. Our campus is located in the Foothill Terrace neighborhood on the border with the town of Hillsborough.