The shared vision of the staff, students, and community of Valencia High School is that all students will be effective communicators, healthy individuals, complex thinkers, self-directed learners, community participants, effective technologists, and collaborative workers who strive to meet or exceed academic content standards. We believe in providing all individuals with equal opportunities to pursue excellence and to reach their maximum potential, while continuing on their path to lifelong learning. We are committed to providing all individuals with the tools to become competitive in a global economy, and to become concerned involved citizens in our democratic society.
The school's mission is to give all students and staff members training and assistance to become effective users of ideas, information, and technology. Valencia High School provides instruction in the acquisition, evaluation and ethical use of information while encouraging a lifelong appreciation of reading and learning.
Character Traits RESPECT
Showing self-respect, mutual respect, respect for differences, and respect for law, authority and property INTEGRITY/HONESTY:
Telling the truth, keeping promises, and being trustworthy RESPONSIBILITY
Being accountable for actions and accepting consequences DILIGENCE
Maintaining consistent/persistent effort, working hard, persevering, being productive SELF-DISCIPLINE:
Exhibiting self-control and non-violent/peaceful behavior, producing quality work, doing your best CIVIC DUTY:
Upholding domestic values, respecting law and authority, being patriotic, respecting individual rights, appreciating aspects of our United States heritage, having the courage to question laws, being an active participant in society COMPASSION
Showing empathy/sympathy, caring and doing for others, being a Good Samaritan JUSTICE
Practicing fairness, objectivity, and impartiality. COOPERATION
Being flexible, understanding, willing to compromise and to go the extra mile, being a team player MANNERS
Being courteous and polite
Being a critical thinker, using prudence, being circumspect, and making wise choices HUMILITY
Putting others first, being modest COURAGE
Standing up for your principles, acting with conviction and bravery, and being willing to stand alone.