Academy of the Redwoods

Are You Interested In Returning To On-Campus Learning? We would like to encourage all students, especially those who are struggling academically, to return to on-campus learning. Breakfast and lunch are available free to all students daily.  If you would like to arrange one or more on-campus learning days per week, please email Academic Counselor, Brooke Martin at We continue to require morning health screenings, mask-wearing, and regular hand washing/sanitizing. With our physical distancing requirements, we can accommodate all students for two days per week with some exceptions. For questions related to COVID mitigations or other campus concerns, please contact Program Director, Ali Hodges by calling the AR Office, 707-476-4203.

News and Announcements

Daylight Savings Time

Daylight Savings Time begins this year on Sunday, March 14th, 2021. Don’t forget to set your clocks forward one hour!

FUHSD - Distance Learning Only through February 5th (Spanish)

Debido a los desafíos de personal debido a aquellos a los que se les pidió que se pusieran en cuarentena, las escuelas de todo el Distrito Escolar de Fortuna Union ofrecerán Aprendizaje a Distancia desde el viernes 29 de enero de 2021 hasta el viernes 5 de febrero de 2021 sin estudiantes en el campus. Todas las clases se reunirán virtualmente a la hora programada regularmente. Ha habido cero casos de transmisión escolar.

El servicio de alimentos continuará. Las comidas se entregarán en las paradas de autobús para los estudiantes que no vivan en Fortuna. Los conductores de autobús saldrán a sus rutas a las 9 am mañana y el lunes. Las familias que viven en Fortuna pueden recoger las comidas en la cafetería de la escuela.

Esto incluye:
Fortuna High School
Esat High School
Academy of the Redwoods

FUHSD - Distance Learning Only through February 5th

AR will be moving to Distance Only Learning from Friday, 1/29 through Friday, 2/5, with no students on campus. While there are no known positive cases on the AR campus, our district is experiencing a staffing shortage due to the number of staff required to quarantine based on exposures at the Fortuna High School Site. 

All classes will meet virtually at their regularly scheduled time. Hybrid instruction (which will include on-campus learning) will resume on Monday, February 8th when students are invited to return to their regularly scheduled on-campus learning days. 

Food Service will continue. Meals will be delivered at FUHS outlying bus stops. Bus drivers will leave for their routes at 9 AM Friday, January 29th and Monday, February 1st. Students who live in Fortuna will be able to pick up meals from the Fortuna High School cafeteria between 11am-11:30am. AR Families who would like to request a 5 day meal box to be picked up on the Academy of the Redwoods campus should respond to the meal survey sent out on January 28th via email.