GUSD Mission, Beliefs, & Goals

Mission Statement
The Glendora Unified School District equips our students with knowledge, skills, and character to succeed in college, career, and life in an ever-changing global society.

Belief Statements
1. Students are our greatest priority.
2. All people have the right to a safe, nurturing, and secure environment.
3. All people deserve a quality education.
4. Successful education is the shared responsibility of the parents, students, educators and community.
5. Challenges that lead to successful experiences build feelings of confidence and self-worth.
6. Education is a foundation for individual freedom, responsibility, justice and democracy.
7. Education empowers students to meet the challenges of our ever-changing world.

Three-Year Goals
2021-2024 * not in priority order
  • Student Achievement: Prepare students for Career and College readiness, ensuring that every student is challenged to successfully access rigorous curricula and 21st Century learning strategies that lead to tangible post-secondary outcomes. 
    Increase the amount of and access to technology. 
  • Safe, Healthy, 21st Century Learning Environments: A safe, respectful 21st Century learning environment is essential to student success. The district promotes a culture that fosters the emotional health, safety, and well-being of students, staff, and parents. 
  • Communication: Stakeholders play a vital role in the educational process. We value their opinions and feedback and seek to involve our community in decisions which impact the education of our students. The district promotes a culture which encourages positive relationships among our students, staff, and parents as well as educational, business, community, and philanthropic partners.
  • Fiscal Responsibility: It is imperative the district operate efficiently and effectively with the resources available to meet the organization's goals, priorities, and high expectations.