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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Daily Student Bulletin

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    • Back to school night: Thursday September 3rd

      Back to school night offers parents and guardians the opportunity to meet each of their student’s teachers.

    • Ride the School Bus for FREE during the 2015-2016 school year:

      Every student riding the school bus MUST obtain a bus pass. Complete and return the paperwork for the bus pass. Either access the registration form at the West County Transportation website (HERE) or at the EMHS office. Completed paperwork must be returned to a bus driver, emailed, faxed or mailed to the West County Transportation office. Contact info provided on the bus pass paperwork. Be sure to include the route number on the registration form. You can call 206-9988 ext 210 to find out which route and bus stop works for you.Questions? Please call West County Transporation at 707.206.9988

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  • We Are El Molino Video

    Find out what makes El Molino an outstanding school. “We Are El Molino” is a short documentary video told from student’s and parent’s perspectives. We Are El Molino Video

  • 2015-2016 Curriculum Guide

    Click here to download

  • After School Tutoring

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

  • Support El Molino programs while you shop

    Using eScrip’s Online Mall retailers give you a savaings plus a percentage to El Molino Boosters! Whether its Nordstrom, the Apple Store, or eBay, your shopping will make a difference for El Molino. Register at and install the ForgetMeNot app at the eScrip Online Mall to remind you when you visit one of the generous online shops.


Upcoming Events

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

EMHS Foundation Golf Tournament
EMHS Foundation Golf Tournament
Back To School Night- Sept 3
Back To School Night- Sept 3
Cheer Tryouts- Sept 9
Cheer Tryouts- Sept 9

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

August 19, 2015

El Molino High School Foundation Golf Tournament

The Foundation’s Golf Tournament is coming up on September 11th  at the Windsor Golf Club. See the flyer and the registration form for more information about the Tournament and opportunities to support the El Molino Foundation Golf Tournament.

Golf Flyer 2015-page-001                           Link to the Registration, Donor and Sponsor form

August 18, 2015

PD Preps Football Team Previews: El Molino Lions

El Molino High’s football coach Randy Parmeter doesn’t have many varsity players, but he has a bunch of talented athletes. He decided to use an offense that takes advantage of the small, gifted crew.

Link to Press Democrat Article


August 15, 2015

Heads up on the playing fields

El Molino High School is on the cutting edge of concussion management. After being one of the first high schools in Sonoma County to require baseline concussion testing of athletes three years ago, this year El Molino has also begun requiring all athletes to attend a one-hour class taught by a concussion expert.

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