Academics + Library
Did you know SHC has the largest high school library in Northern California?
We are proud to offer our students an academic experience that prepares them for university-level research. All library faculty hold graduate degrees and teaching credentials. During collaboration periods, the SHC Library becomes a hub of activity with up to 200 students studying, reading, using the most up-to-date technology, working on group projects and sharing conference rooms. The library’s lofty top-floor location welcomes students with natural light, beautiful panoramic views of San Francisco and a quiet scholarly environment.
- 12,000 square feet
- 21,000 books
- 27 full-text databases
- Streaming video database
- 76 magazine subscriptions
- Desktop computers plus iPads and Chromebooks
- 4 study rooms
- 800+ literary eBooks
- 7,000+ ePeriodicals
- Citation generator subscription for every student
- Wireless environment to support the Bring Your Own Device initiative