Antelope Valley School District

Expected Schoolwide Learning Results


Desert Winds High School will prepare its graduates to...

Develop As Academic Producers:

  • Create intellectual, artistic and /or physical works
  • Set, pursue and accomplish realistic and challenging goals
  • Understand and use technology

Widen Communication Skills:

  • Listen politely
  • Speak clearly
  • Write effectively
  • Understand and use computers

Heighten Critical Thinking Skills:

  • Obtain, apply, and evaluate available resources and information
  • Use logical and effective decision making processes
  • Apply higher-level critical thinking skills to a variety of problems

Succeed at Social Responsibility:

  • Display tolerance of others
  • Exhibit social skills and work ethics that reflect positive character development
  • Demonstrate positive and productive citizenship
  • Use effective leadership and group skills