Goal & Approach, Vision, Mission, SLOs, & Motto

Vision
Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow!
 
Mission
At Gardena we believe in the potential of every child. We strive to create a high school experience that prepares students for the demands of college and the 21st Century job market.
 
Motto
"Breaking Ground for the Future"
School Learner Outcomes
Self-Advocate, Open-Minded & Ethical, Adaptable, Effective Communicator Benchmark Goals outline what our students will be able to do and Performance Evidence outlines how our students will demonstrate progress of the skills below.
 
SELF-ADVOCATE
Be resilient in achieving short- and long-term goals and deadlines
Make appropriate use of personal, community, and professional resources
Exhibit knowledge and skills essential for success in a career pathway
 
ADAPTABLE
Apply critical and creative thinking from a variety of disciplines
Employ a reflective, flexible, and growth mindset toward challenges
Welcome and apply constructive feedback for improvement
 
OPEN-MINDED & ETHICAL
Understand the perspectives and cultures of others
Be critical consumers of information
Act in a productive manner to advance personal ethics and beliefs
 
EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATOR
Use multiple mediums or languages effectively
Collaborate productively to achieve shared goals
Engage in purposeful interactions