Statement Following VTA Facility Shooting

Dear CUHSD Community, 

We are saddened by the news of the deadly shooting this morning at the VTA facility in San Jose. Our hearts go out to everyone impacted by this tragedy.  When tragedies like this happen, especially in our own community, it is important to take time to grieve and heal together. We understand this can be a difficult time for our parents/guardians, teachers, staff and students.   We want to ensure you are aware of the available mental health supports available to students and our community. 

  • Santa Clara County Crisis Hotline: Toll-free: 1-855-278-4204 (Available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week) Languages spoken - English and Spanish
  • Bill Wilson Center Crisis Hotline: 408-850-6125 (Available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week)
  • The Crisis Text Line: Text RENEW to 741741 (Available 24hour/7days a week)
  • UPLIFT Mobile Crisis: 408-379-9085 (Available 24hour/7days a week) 

Additional resources can be found on the CUHSD website by clicking here.  We will continue to keep the victims’ families and the VTA community in our thoughts. 


Robert Bravo, Ed.D, 

CUHSD Superintendent