We participate in CAPSES Sports League

Christian Brodt (Math, Social-Sciences, English, PE and Art’s TEACHER) has been serving GUHSD students since 2002.

Christian started his teaching career at El Cajon Valley High School for two school years where he supported students in the Night-Library Tutoring Program, Multicultural Committee, Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach, Mentoring Program, Saturday School, and Faculty Follies.

Christian then taught at “Homestead High School” later changed to” R.E.A.C.H Academy,” where he currently teaches. At R.E.A.C.H Academy, he has had the pleasure of working with Jason Van who has been a valuable piece of their successful Weights and Fitness Program.

Mr. Brodt has also been Head and Assistant Coach in the R.E.A.C.H.’s Sports Program, which includes Flag Football, Basketball, and Softball. While working with R.E.A.C.H students, Christian has also continued coaching Varsity Basketball at West Hills High School for three seasons 2005 – 2008 and Southwestern College the past four seasons 2008 - 2012.

Christian also works with R.E.A.C.H.’s students life skills and transition program, collaborating with the R.O.P Construction and Culinary-Art Programs to get students to transfer to their comprehensive sites and graduate with a diploma while guiding students to pursue higher-education or trade-school.

His experience in the GUHSD has also helped Christian to become an Adjunct Faculty member in the Heath and Exercise Sciences Department at Southwestern College the past four years.

Christian, in his time away from his student's and athletes, enjoys visiting his family, cooking, traveling, surfing, snow boarding, and running marathons.
Jason Van works with REACH Academy students

SDSU Aztecs say, "Jason Van is a quick back who has good vision and the ability to contribute .."
Jason's involvement as a youth's Gym and sports coach makes a powerful and life changing impact at Reach Academy. We and our students will for ever be grateful for Jason's life changing lessons of respect, teamwork and commitment he brings to our team.
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REACH Academy basketball