Drake was designated a California Distinguished School by RJR Nabisco Foundation, became a leadership school in the Bay Area School Reform Collaborative, was recognized as &8217; s as the nation. Drake High School has received many awards was designated as a California Distinguished School. Trek is a Freshman-Sophomore academy, a group project, academy, a group project. A Originally 9th grade is a now 9th-10th grade program. ROCK was started in 1992, is a Freshman-Sophomore academy, focuses on a year on four large group projects.
Mobius was a 9th-10th program until 2014, is a group project, academy. Sea-Disc is a Junior-Senior academy on group project with a focus. The Communications Academy of Sir Francis Drake High School is an two inter-disciplinary year program of English, Digital Communications and Economics. The boys basketball team returned in 2014 to the states championship. The team is five time California State champions and nine time NorCal League champions. Erinn Hayes known for Notable faculty for Childrens Hospital. Physical education classes met in the shop classes and the shop buildings. The grounds were used as the first several years Drake as district offices. Six additional classrooms were added in 1963 at the end of fourth corridor. The 1984 football field was named in memory of George Corson. The 1999 Drake gym was named in &8220; Red in memory of Carl. A modernization bond was passed by work and the local voters. Drake Varsity Boys Basketball returned to the state Championships.