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Mission Statement and Beliefs



Turlock High School will promote positive character, ensure academic rigor and hold all individuals accountable in order to graduate college and career-ready students.


The mission of the Turlock Unified School District, a premier progressive educational system, is to ensure all students graduate as self-motivated, responsible citizens equipped to compete successfully in an ever-changing global society by delivering effective instruction that engages all students to reach their individual potential and highest achievements within a safe and caring student-centered environment in partnership with our families and diverse community.


We believe that 

  • Every person is unique and has equal worth. 

  • Every person can be a successful learner. 

  • People are responsible for their actions. 

  • The family experience has a profound impact on the development of the individual.

  • Honesty and integrity build trust in all relationships.

  • Motivation, hard work, and persistence are necessary to achieve full potential.

  • High expectations yield greater levels of performance.

  • A quality education enriches lives by creating and expanding opportunities.

  • The positive actions of role models inspire people to excel.

  • Service to others is vital in building a thriving community.