The Bakersfield City School District & Sequoia Jr. High is committed to strong values that guide our daily behavior toward student success. The Bakersfield City School District Board of Education defines how we must work with our students, colleagues, and community through the following core values:
To ensure students and adults receive impartial treatment and that students have access to educational opportunities according to their unique needs.
To demonstrate honesty, trustworthiness, and strong moral principles.
To treat others with empathy and genuine concern for their well-being.
To work jointly towards common goals through the sharing of our responsibilities, knowledge, and experiences.
PERSONAL & COLLECTIVE ACCOUNTABILITY
To honor our obligations and take ownership of our actions and results.
Our vision in Bakersfield City School District is to be the model of educational excellence, equity and innovation.
Bakersfield City School District’s mission is to educate all students at the highest levels of academic excellence to become collaborative, creative and critical thinkers.