Van Halen – “Hot For Teacher” Video Location

Photo of John Marshall High School where Van Halen filmed their 1984 video, "Hot For Teacher."

Photo of John Marshall High School where Van Halen filmed their 1984 video, “Hot For Teacher.”

John Marshall High School, 3939 Tracy Street, Los Angeles, CA.

Van Halen filmed their video for 1984’s “Hot For Teacher” at John Marshall High School in Los Angeles, CA. Along with scenes shot in the library, the ‘kid’ versions of Van Halen can be seen leaving the front entrance of the school at the very end of the video. The school’s alumni includes Hollywood Madam Heidi Fleiss, actor Leonardo DiCaprio, NFL Hall of Famer Mike Haynes, Judge Lance Ito of OJ Simpson fame, original Catwoman Julie Newmar, Michelle Phillips of The Mamas and the Papas and will.i.am of The Black Eyed Peas. Besides the Van Halen video, the school has been used in TV and movies such as “Bachelor Party,” “The Wonder Years,” “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” “Gross Pointe Blank,” “Nightmare On Elm Street” and “School Of Rock.”

 

David Lee Roth, from the video in front of the school.

David Lee Roth, from the video, in front of the school.

 

John Marshall High School

John Marshall High School

 

David Lee Roth, from the video in front of the school.

Then and now.

 

Map John Marshall High School, Los Angeles, CA

Map John Marshall High School, Los Angeles, CA