What are the values we want in our school and students?

Here are the values of the Principal.  Please add your own values in the survey at the bottom of this post.


Camarena students and staff will be models of integrity, perseverance, and leadership in our

community, school, and homes.


Camarena students and staff will be critical consumers of the best content. Literacy (including

digital literacy) will be the core curriculum across all content areas.


Camarena students and staff will be expert collaborators. Collaboration will be accomplished by

blending face-to-face interactions with virtual connections. Outside experts will be sought out to

lend their specialized knowledge and insights to our learners as they acquire knowledge and

attempt to apply that knowledge in the world

Critical Thinking

Camarena students and staff will apply clear thinking that is developed through deep reflection,

the interplay of ideas, structured social learning and evidence based opinions.


Camarena students and staff will explore their passions every day. They will consistently

publish what they are learning and create products that exemplify their unique talents and skills.


Camarena students and staff will listen critically and empathetically to one another. They will

also be skilled presenters who tailor their message to their audience and adeptly use the

technology tools at their disposal to enhance and amplify their message.


Camarena students and staff will embrace the best tools that augment learning. Technology will

facilitate the acquisition of content, development of products and presentations, and

connections with experts and co-learners anytime, anywhere.