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Mission, Vision, & Beliefs


Dade County High School will ensure that students have the opportunity to become independent, hard-working, life-long learners.  We are Dedicated and Committed to Helping Students graduate and become college and career ready.  We are DCHS!!!


To serve students through quality leadership and educational opportunities that will challenge and inspire them to become life-long learners who can succeed in a changing society.


  • 1. Learning is a life-long process and every individual has the potential to learn.
  • 2. Schools help students develop socially, emotionally, intellectually, vocationally, and physically.
  • 3. Student achievement is the responsibility of the school, student, family, and community and enhanced through parental and community support.
  • 4. Educators are accountable for providing quality instruction which directly affects the level of learning and is measurable through academic achievement.
  • 5. High expectations yield greater student achievement, which should be recognized and rewarded.
  • 6. Educators teach and model values in their interaction within the school and community and have the responsibility to be positive role models.