Mission Statement It is the mission of the Whittier Union High School District to achieve and maintain excellence in providing a comprehensive education for all students.
Vision Statement The Whittier Union High School District will provide all students with an engaging, quality standards-driven instructional program delivered by a well-trained staff resulting in improved student achievement, WHATEVER IT TAKES.
Statement of Beliefs
Core Values * Every individual has worth and dignity. * Every student can and will learn. * Directing students to participate in the most rigorous course of study consistent with their abilities and future goals. * There is strength inherent in the ethnic and cultural diversity of the students, parents and community we serve. * Accountability to students, parents and community for student academic and personal growth * Parents are essential partners in the education of their children. * Collaboration and articulation with the K-16 education community is essential to ensuring a quality education * We are integral partners in the business and the cultural life of the community. * The value, power, and synergy of a collaborative culture. * The success of our District is measured solely by the success of our students. * Demographics do not determine destiny
Expectations and Outcomes
* Our students will be effective communicators, quality producers, self-directed lifelong learners, community contributors, collaborative workers, and complex thinkers. * Our students will be prepared to meet the challenges and changing needs of society. * Our schools will be safe and secure learning environments * Our students will be taught by a well-trained, competent staff with a deep personal commitment to the academic and personal success of their students. * All of our students will have ACCESS to the most rigorous, challenging courses of study. * Our students will learn in high quality, modern facilities in a physical environment equipped with state-of-the-art technology. * Our schools will be places where students establish and develop positive relationships with other students and adult role models. * Our schools will provide timely, focused academic support and intervention necessary for success for ALL students.