Board of Education » Vision/Mission/Goals



Through dynamic, engaging learning experiences and collaborative partnerships within our diverse Coastal community, the Monterey Peninsula Unified School District ensures that each student will attain the intellectual, social and personal knowledge to passionately seek the challenges of the future.


  • We believe that all people have inherent value.
  • We believe that respect and dignity are basic human needs.
  • We believe that expectations and beliefs significantly influence performance.
  • We believe that supportive and caring relationships are essential to community.
  • We believe that honesty, responsibility and trust are essential for a healthy community.
  • We believe that we need to celebrate success.
  • We believe that we will succeed!


  • Goal One: Improve outcomes for all students and eliminate performance gaps
  • Goal Two: Recruit, develop and retain a diverse, high quality staff
  • Goal Three: Provide high quality learning environments for all students and staff
  • Goal Four: Maintain the fiscal solvency of the District and align resources to improve student performance

Approved Board Goals

MPUSD Six Pillars

5-Year Measurable Outcomes