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We, the Alvarado students, staff, and community, are dedicated to a program of academic excellence. A staff of professional, caring educators provides the opportunity for all students to realize their full potential as well rounded, capable, and productive members of society. Thoughtful classrooms and student-centered instruction place an emphasis on the cultivation of High self-esteem and self-discipline.



The Alvarado community shares a common belief system and vision of H.O.N.O.R. We believe that all students are gifted and talented, all students have futures, and we teach to students’ abilities rather than their disabilities.

The characteristics of H.O.N.O.R. are as follows:
H Honesty
 Speak truthfully
 Act with integrity
 Be trustworthy 
O Ownership
 Own your actions
 Own your words
 Own your future
N Never Give Up
 Believe in yourself
 Use the power of YET
 Focus on progression, not perfection
O Open-hearted
 Be welcoming
 Embrace diversity
 Speak and act with thoughtfulness
R Respect
 Respect yourself
 Respect others
 Respect your school and community