2023-2024 BACK-TO-SCHOOL

Welcome to the 2023-2024 school year at Zoe Barnum! As the new principal, I am delighted to greet each and every one of you and look forward to an incredible year together. Whether you are returning students or joining us for the first time, I am confident that this year will be filled with wonderful opportunities, growth, and success.

Our dedicated team of teachers and staff have been tirelessly preparing to ensure that your educational journey is filled with excellence and excitement. We have been expanding our curriculum, designing innovative programs, and fostering a supportive environment that enables you to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.

At Zoe Barnum, we strongly believe in creating a warm and inclusive atmosphere where everyone feels valued and supported. We seek to instill a sense of belonging and encourage respect and empathy among our students. It is in this nurturing environment that we believe learning truly flourishes, as we embark on a journey of enlightening experiences, personal growth, and lasting friendships.

Each and every one of you possesses unique talents, abilities, and potential. Our goal as educators is to help you discover and unleash your potential, empowering you to embrace challenges and develop a lifelong love for learning. We encourage you to explore various academic, artistic, and internship opportunities available at our school. These activities will serve as avenues for personal growth and self-expression, allowing you to develop skills that extend beyond the classroom.

As we embark on this new chapter together, it is important to remember that education is a collaborative effort. We encourage you to actively engage with your teachers, ask questions, seek guidance, and take ownership of your learning journey. Remember, your education is something that no one can take away from you, and we are here to support you every step of the way.

To parents and guardians, I want to extend my sincerest gratitude for entrusting us with your child's education. We value the partnership between home and school, and it is through this collaboration that we can provide the best possible experience for our students. I encourage you to remain actively involved, attend school events, and communicate with us regularly. Together, we will create an environment where your child can thrive academically and personally.

Once again, welcome to Zoe Barnum! I have full confidence that this school year will be filled with success, growth, and cherished memories. Let us embrace the challenges ahead, support one another, and make every moment count.

Best wishes for a successful academic year!


Adriana West

Principal of Zoe Barnum


The first day of school is Monday, August 21, 2023. For more information regarding the 2023-2024 School Year please visit the Eureka City Schools 2023-2024 School Year & Back-to-School Information page by clicking here.


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About US

Zoe Barnum High School is a California Continuation High School which features innovative course offerings presented by caring, highly qualified, and dedicated instructors. Our students find success in a positive, safe environment, which fosters academic growth and personal responsibility. Our program embraces individual and cultural diversity as a means to bridge bias in order to prepare students to be productive members of a global society.