Mission Statement

The Mission of Palomar High School, the model alternative educational community of the Sweetwater Union High School District and home of the “extended warranty” for life-long learning, is to guarantee that all members of our richly diverse students population will graduate prepared to assume a meaningful role in our 21st century society through a system distinguished by:

  • Diverse research-based instructional strategies provided in small learning communities that focus on academic rigor and real world relevance.
  • Unique program options that accelerate student acquisition of skills for higher education and world of work opportunities.
  • A collaborative partnership among students, staff, parents and community resources.
  • A variety of resources designed to nurture physical, emotional and intellectual development.
  • A school culture that promotes and develops respect, integrity and dignity for all.
  • Dedicated staff members who inspire all to strengthen their unlimited potential.