Northridge High School is committed to providing excellence in education for all students. The school will design programs and learning experiences based on, but not limited to, state and federal standards promoting academic achievement and the personal and social growth of every student, regardless of academic ability. Northridge High School will assume a central role in the community by linking parents, local agencies and businesses to the school to develop a respect for diversity and a sense of intrinsic worth for each individual. Northridge High School will provide a safe and productive learning environment in which students can communicate effectively, think critically, solve problems and become technologically literate through a variety of curricular and extra-curricular activities. Through a challenging course of study with high standards, students will become responsible learners who work collaboratively and are accountable for their own academic and developmental progress. Northridge High School students will graduate as lifelong learners who will make valuable contributions to society. Through the collaboration of school, home and community, every Northridge High School graduate will be well prepared for the skills of the 21st century.