School Info


San Gorgonio High School first opened its doors in 1965 under the leadership of Principal George E. Lucas. Situated at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, San Gorgonio is named after Mt. San Gorgonio, which reaches higher than any other peak in Southern California.

San Gorgonio High School is a comprehensive high school in the San Bernardino City Unified School District. The school motto, “Expect Excellence - Everyone, Everywhere, Every Time,” was developed in the 2002-03 school year and is the inspiration toward reaching the highest limits of educational excellence. We are the Spartans and proudly wear Columbian blue and black.

San Gorgonio High School Mission Statement

San Gorgonio High School is a comprehensive community-related school, which encourages academic challenge, development of individual talents and skills, and positive connections between students and the community.

San Gorgonio High School Vision Statement

SGHS Mission Statement

Expected Schoolwide Learning Results (ACT)

Achieve Proficiency in Academic Skills

      • § Score at proficient or advanced on standardized tests in all subject areas

    • § Demonstrate comprehension and use of academic vocabulary to access rigorous content

      • § Apply correct mathematical concepts to solve problems




  • Communicate Effectively

    • § Use appropriate social and academic language to communicate ideas effectively through a variety of written and oral forms



  • Think Critically

    • § Apply problem solving skills effectively


    • § Use analysis, synthesis and evaluation to increase knowledge


    • § Use the writing process to enhance critical thinking skills


    • § Demonstrate a variety of research skills


    • § Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation for cultural and ethnic diversity


    • § Participate in career exploration which may include interest inventories, resume writing, senior notebooks, internships, and job shadowing



2299 Pacific St., San Bernardino, CA 92404 | Phone: (909) 388-6524 | Fax: (909) 388-6498

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