Verdugo Academy will prepare its graduates to be:

  • Independent Learners Who

    • Demonstrate independent thinking and initiative to analyze and apply information through a critical perspective
    • Develop life-long skills of organization, time-management, and self-discipline, understanding that these are key components to success in any field of endeavor
    • Utilize technology and media responsibly to solve academic and real-world problems
    • Cultivate a positive self-image and establish goals for the future.


    Effective Communicators Who

    • Use active listening and reading skills to participate meaningfully in discussion and collaboration
    • Express thoughts and viewpoints clearly, both orally and in writing, using appropriate technology


    Engaged Citizens Who

    • Embrace cultural diversity with a willingness to explore a wide range of opinions and viewpoints
    • Recognize a responsibility to contribute positively to their community and world