School of Scholars and Champions    •   Respectful and Compassionate People    •    Responsible and Ethical Citizens    •    Resourceful and Articulate Students

Welcome to El Molino High School

A message from Principal Matt Dunkle

Last year we celebrated the 50th Anniversary of El Molino and said goodbye to a school leader whose dedication and commitment to the students, faculty, staff, and community of El Molino were unwavering, Ms. Doria Trombetta. Having the good fortune of three years of Ms. Trombetta’s mentorship has afforded me the understanding and ability to guide El Molino into these next 50 years...

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  • After School Tutoring

    Academic Tutoring is now available after school. Click for more info

  • Yearbook Sales

    Get your yearbook now before prices go up! Click to order your Yearbook

  • Activity Bus

    El Molino Activity Bus Begins Monday August 25, 2014. The bus will leave El Molino at 5:45 pm and will make stops in Guerneville and Monte Rio.Please contact the El Molino main office for additional information (707-824-6550).

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Upcoming Events

It takes a village... Get involved and come support the creativity and talent of our students. Volunteer, participate, tell a friend.

Boys Basketball November 22
Boys Basketball is playing November 22, Freshman @9:00am, JV @ 11:00am, Varsity @ 1:00pm.
AG boosters Pasta Feed Nov. 22nd
The Ag Boosters are providing a pasta feed on Nov. 22nd starting at 6:00 at the Dutton Ranch. Click for more information.
Forestville FFA Hygiene Drive Nov 1st – Dec 1st
Help support our local community members by donating some hygiene items. Click for more information.

We Are El Molino

We are the faces of the future. From over 60 square miles extending from Sebastopol to Fort Ross, from Santa Rosa to the Pacific Ocean we come together to learn, to share our dreams and make new friends.

El Molino High School is a 41-acre college-like campus renowned for its diversity, student friendly atmosphere, integrated athletics programs and rigorous approach to academics.

21st Century

The future will ask our kids to be nimble,
curious, flexible, adaptive and smart. How
do we prepare this generation for success?

Hands-On Learning

Help our students focus, analyze, define, evaluate, explain and solve problems.

Advanced AP Classes

Teach effective speaking, writing, reading, and technological skills vital to 21st Century communication.

Career Focused

Develop creative thinkers who possess curiosity and imagination to innovate in the workplace.

Involved Community

Foster collaboration skills, such as goal-setting, decision-making, and resolution of conflicts to achieve common goals.

El Molino News
50 years of education continues

November 13, 2014

El Molino Foot Ball

The El Molino High School football team took the game to the closing seconds  Friday night (November 7th) as the Lions held off a rallying Piner team to win 15-12, Friday night.

The win gave El Molino an overall record of 6-4 — 4-2 in the Sonoma County League. The Lions will take on McKinleyville in their first playoff game.

Click to read full article in the Press Democrat

November 12, 2014

Loyalty of the Lions

Congratulations to Brian Schulz and Brady Lane who won 1st and 2nd (respectively) in the Sonoma County League Cross Country Meet this past weekend. Check out the write up in the Press Democrat about the two-man cross country team, their friendship and sportsmanship.

Link to this article- Loyalty of the Lions

November 7, 2014

Claudia Sisomphou honored as Student Volunteer

Claudia Sisomphou, a graduate of El Molino was honored as the Student Volunteer of the Year at the North Bay Business Journal’s Nonprofit Conference and Leadership Awards held at SSU October 30. Words of wisdom in her acceptance speech included, “Compassion is the greatest thing you can share with someone,” she said. “I do hope that by receiving this award, my peers will recognize how valuable and empowering community service really is.” FULL ARTICLE

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