Mission & Vision Statement

photo: classroom; students and teacherMission Statement

Pendleton High School, in connection with the community, provides a comprehensive education that prepares our students to be literate, career-oriented, and productive citizens ready for the challenges of the Twenty-First Century.

Vision Statement

School Environment

Pendleton High School will provide a safe, respectful, and inviting educational environment through:

  • Positive interaction between staff and students.
  • Continuous technology updates.
  • Academic rigor and relevance.
  • Appropriate student to teacher ratio necessary to allow for quality instruction.
  • Consistent policies of attendance and discipline in the belief that these are essential.

Academic Performance

All Pendleton High School students will:

  • Meet high academic standards through a coordinated K-12 curriculum.
  • Help contribute to and maintain a safe and positive learning environment.
  • Ensure and respect the rights of others.
  • Develop a career plan and pathway to help transition to their next steps beyond high school.

All staff will:

  • Offer a safe and positive learning environment.
  • Interact positively and communicate appropriately with all students, parents and others.
  • Offer a comprehensive, coordinated curriculum.
  • Provide opportunities for extended application of learning beyond the classroom.
  • Provide prompt feedback to students and parents.
  • Make full and efficient use of instructional time.

In order to accomplish our vision, Pendleton High School will:

  • Continuously and consciously strive to pursue our vision.
  • Make all decisions based on what is best for students and education.
  • Value staff participation in the decision making process.
  • Provide staff and students the resources necessary to achieve our vision.
  • Support an ongoing process of continuous staff development.
  • Communicate appropriately and honestly while working cooperatively within the district and community.
  • Recognize and celebrate student and staff accomplishments.