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Welcome to Florin High School

Educating and Inspiring our Diverse Community to Achieve Excellence

Florin High School provides every student a challenging, relevant and engaging educational opportunity. We are a large, comprehensive high school that has found a way to ensure every student feels connected and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We ensure our parent partners remain informed and involved. Through an array of class offerings, sports, clubs, activities and targeted specialized programming we are able to meet the needs of a highly diverse student population. We embrace our cultural diversity and have over twenty five primary languages identified by our students and families.

Several distinguishing characteristics of Florin High School include:

  • A wide variety of academic course offerings ensuring all students can and will be college/career ready
  • Diverse visual and performing arts opportunities including theater, photo, ceramics, band, choir, orchestra to name a few
  • Over 40 clubs and activities for students to choose from
  • An after school tutoring program with support provided by FHS teachers
  • Numerous AP course offerings
  • A comprehensive program for English Learner students and families
  • Successful academic recovery and remediation support
  • Exciting Adult Education opportunities are available in the evenings on the Florin Campus
  • One of the most successful Agriculture Technology and FFA programs in the state (over 700 members)– recognized by the Governor in 2006
  • The largest Mathletes program in the Sacramento area
  • The Business, Education and Technology Academy (The first state partnership academy in the Elk Grove Unified School District )
  • Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) program
  • Auto Technology and Culinary Arts ROP Programs
  • Florin was the only high school in the United States (2006 and 2007) to be a recipient of a Hewlett Packard instructional technology grant (bringing state of the art technology to the school)
  • Florin High School was one of only ten high schools in the state to receive a $250,000 grant from the California Academic Partnership Program for leadership development.


PROFESSIONALISM - Florin High School Staff Values:

  • Professional behaviors and qualities we model instill in our students
  • Expanding and supporting collaboration while encouraging teacher innovation and creativity

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT - Florin High School Staff Values:

  • Actions that support high expectations for academic achievement and personal growth for each individual student
  • Meeting individual student needs and offering varied paths for student success

INSTRUCTIONAL PRACTICE - Florin High School Staff Values:

  • Critical thinking and problem solving as the focus of instruction
  • The use of engaging instructional practices
  • Informed decision making

FLORIN HIGH COMMUNITY - Florin High School Staff Values:

  • Parents, community members and local businesses as partners in the education of their children
  • A safe and inviting campus
  • Every member supporting each other

I want to personally welcome you to Florin High School where Panther Pride comes from a tradition of excellence and proven accomplishments by our students and staff. Our success originates from the collective and collaborative efforts of every member of our school community (students, parents, and staff). Each and every day we are educating and inspiring our diverse community to achieve excellence.

Don Ross, Principal


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