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Mission and Vision

Mission and Vision

La Mirada Mission and Vision


La Mirada High School provides a welcoming environment that uses data driven research based

instructional strategies and Standards-Based curriculum to nurture creativity, foster critical thinking

and encourage collaboration to prepare all students to be college and career ready in a 21st century



Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs):

Through its standard based curriculum and extensive co-curricular program, La Mirada High School

will prepare its graduates to be:

● Knowledgeable young adults who demonstrate proficiency and show growth in the California

content standards and in critical thinking and collaboration.

● Responsible citizens who exemplify personal integrity, respect diversity, and resolve

conflicts appropriately.

● Productive young adults who set priorities and achievable goals and who contribute time and

talent to improve the quality of life in the school and community.

● Proficient in the use of technology to compete in a 21st Century workforce.


NLMUSD Mission Statement


Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, in collaboration with parents and community, shall develop

in all students the knowledge, understanding, skills, and attitudes to empower them to become lifelong

learners and productive citizens in an ever-changing world. This will be accomplished in a climate

that promotes high expectations, strives to meet individual needs and values diversity.

Where EVERY student is given EVERY opportunity to demonstrate EXCELLENCE!


District Focus Areas:

● High Quality Teaching and Learning

● Research-Based Instructional Practices

● College & Career Readiness

Board of Education LCAP Goals:

1) Engaging and Responsive Climate and Culture

2) College & Career Ready Graduates

3) Exemplary Staff

4) Parent and Community Engagement

5) Access to Rigorous Instruction