607 E. Tehama St.Orland, CA 95963530-865-1683Located behind the Butte College building off of Highway 32

Mission Statement

William Finch Charter School is the home of the Pioneers, a place where we strive to provide choices in individualizing a child's education. In the words of Dr. Brad Johnson, we strive for
"Relationships before rigor, grace before grades, patience before programs, and love before lessons."

The mission of Wm. Finch Charter School is to provide a rigorous and supportive learning environment with a highly qualified faculty and staff committed to nurturing and developing the intellectual, physical, emotional, and moral capacity of each student through student-parent-teacher-community partnerships.

We look forward to supporting you in tailoring an experience built on your child's strengths.

Wm. Finch Expected Schoolwide Learner Results

(The 21st Century Educated Person)

Students who enroll at Wm. Finch will be:

Self-motivated, Competent, Life-long Learners who:

  • are prepared for the option of enrolling in a four-year college or entering the workforce.

Confident, Knowledgeable Citizens who:

  • have the skills to make educational choices for his/her success in the political, cultural, and intellectual life of our nation and the global society.

He/She will have achieved or have an understanding of:

  • technological literacy

  • communication skills

  • health

  • aesthetic sensibility

  • critical thinking

  • social, environmental, civic, and multicultural responsibility

  • strength of character

  • academic competency based on state standards, within the state-mandated framework