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Mission, Vision & Learning Goals

Mission Statement:

“High expectations and academic focus is relevant and built on positive relationships. Students are empowered to be productive contributors within their community, innovative thinkers, and lifelong learners, who transcend boundaries to overcome obstacles in their path towards excellence.”


“Students will be responsible, productive citizens equipped with skills to thrive in the 21st century”

Learning Goals:

Academically Proficient Individuals Who:

  • Demonstrate effective reading, writing, speaking, listening, and technological literacy skills
  • Demonstrate ability to read and comprehend a variety of genres including but not limited to: fiction, mystery, expository, fantasy, poetry, science fiction, myths, and biography
  • Demonstrate ability to write for a variety of purposes including: persuasive, response to literature, expository, biographical narrative, and workplace documents
  • Demonstrate competency in Algebra as well as in fundamental math concepts and problem solving
  • Demonstrate mastery of California’s Common Core State Standards for all courses of study

Socially Aware Individuals Who:

  • Demonstrate ethical decision making based upon Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship
  • Demonstrate self-discipline and accept individual and group responsibility
  • Use effective leadership skills to promote cooperation among their peers
  • Demonstrate a healthy lifestyle socially, emotionally, and physically
  • Contribute their time, talents and efforts to improve their environment, school, & community

Life-Long Productive Individuals Who:

  • Can realistically set both long and short-term goals that contribute to their individual academic and social success
  • Demonstrate creative problem solving skills
  • Demonstrate an understanding and utilization of their individual learning style
  • Can effectively apply their knowledge and skills to the real world
  • Can prioritize and utilize time management skills efficiently and effectively
  • Can anticipate and assess problems while applying positive solutions to various relevant issues