Director of Alternative Programs

Mr. Bill Pierce

Phone: (650) 691-2432

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Bill Pierce

Bill Pierce has served as the principal of Alta Vista High School since 1996. He came to the Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District in 1986 as the counselor for the continuation school, then known as Shoreline High School.

Mr. Pierce earned his B.A. in Psychology and an M.A. in Educational Counseling and Pupil Services Credential from San Jose State University (SJSU). He earned his Certification in Drug and Alcohol Studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz and then completed his Administrative Credential at SJSU.

Mr. Pierce is responsible of all administrative duties associated with the school.  Additionally, he provides academic counselling support for students including academic planning, course selection, and transcript analysis, as well as the creation and monitoring of 504 plans.  

Administrative Assistant: 

Debi Rudd
Email: debi.rudd@mvla.net
Phone: (650) 691-2433