Mission, Vision & Goals

The body of Christ at San Gabriel Community Church exists to make known the glory of God to all peoples through the gospel of Jesus Christ in the power of the Holy Spirit. San Gabriel Christian School exists to extend the ministry of San Gabriel Community Church into the community by offering the highest quality education in an environment that encourages the development of committed followers of Jesus Christ.

Our Vision

Our vision is captured in the following statements:

  • To offer a well-rounded academic program with an emphasis on Scriptural integration
  • To create a Christ-centered, engaging, dynamic and interactive learning environment
  • To provide a challenging course of study emphasizing reading and mathematical competencies that results in the development and application of higher order cognitive skills
  • To encourage and recognize excellence in teaching
  • To model the integration of technology across curriculum
  • To enhance the development of students by providing opportunities in the visual and performing arts, athletics, and extra-curricular experiences
  • To motivate students toward service in their local church and community
  • To cultivate a spirit of community in which each school family actively participates and supports the life and development of the school

Our Goals

We expect our students to be

Academically:

Self-directed Learners who:
  • Demonstrate responsibility in the learning process through organization and time management skills
  • Effectively access and assess information from a variety of resources
  • Collaborate with peers to promote learning
Critical Thinkers who:
  • Evaluate current events and issues with discernment from a Christian perspective
  • Organize and prioritize information
  • Apply problem solving strategies in real life situations
  • Read, write, speak and listen reflectively and critically
Effective Communicators who:
  • Appreciate and express themselves in art, music, drama, and athletics
  • Receive, interpret and communicate information accurately
  • Demonstrate competence in technology skills used in everyday life

Spiritually:

Seekers who:
  • Have accepted or have been challenged to accept Jesus Christ as the Son of God and as their personal Savior
  • Recognize the need for integration of the truth of God’s Word in every area of their lives
  • Know the tools necessary for growing in the Christian faith: prayer, Bible study and fellowship
  • Are able to explain the plan of salvation
  • Begin to identify their personal giftedness and personal value as an individual created in the image of God

Socially:

Relaters who:
  • Have been challenged to demonstrate positive Christian citizenship by showing responsibility towards others
  • Are able to demonstrate care and respect for all people regardless of their cultural background
  • Have been encouraged to actively participate in church, school and community activities

Physically:

Interactive Individuals who:
  • Understand the need to develop and maintain physically fit bodies and be presented with the understanding that their bodies are the temple of the Holy Spirit
  • Develop motor skills and athletic skills according to their individual readiness
  • Make healthy decisions for themselves based on their knowledge of caring for their bodies