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Mission & Vision

Our Mission:

South Pasadena High School will engage students in meaningful individual and collaborative learning experiences, preparing them to succeed personally and professionally both within and beyond the classroom.
Our Vision:
South Pasadena High School students will develop academic, interpersonal, decision-making, and technological skills in order to make positive contributions as citizens in our diverse, ever-changing world. Staff, families, and the community will provide a supportive and inclusive environment in which students are empowered to become lifelong learners working toward the best version of themselves.
School Tenets:

South Pasadena High School is committed to the following propositions: 

  • All students are entitled to an interdisciplinary educational foundation.
  • All students see themselves as productive and responsible global citizens.
  • All students are critical thinkers, self-advocates, and resilient problem-solvers.
  • Diversity enriches our campus life.
  • Students benefit from a nurturing environment.
  • Students construct meaning through collaboration and interaction with others.
  • Students become lifelong learners when exposed to a wide range of ideas and disciplines.
  • A growth mindset inspires students to discover and manifest their untapped potential.
  • All students recognize the value of respectful disagreement.
  • Students are taught healthy and ethical living.
  • Students take responsible risks in creativity and innovation.