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

The 2014-2015 school year was a great year at El Molino High School, full of students demonstrating their many interests and talents. As we embark on this school year and witness the fiftieth graduating class from El Molino High School, the class of 2016, we are confident that 2015-2016 will be exceptional as well....

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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

  • After School Tutoring

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

  • Become a Booster member or sponsor

    Support El Molino programs by joining Boosters here or be an athletics sponsor here..

  • 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.

Spring Concert
Spring Concert @ Luther Burbank Center April 23rd 6:30 PM
Coed Varsity Track
4:00 pm Wed April 27 @ Analy HS
Boy’s Freshman Baseball
4:00 pm Wed April 27 @ St. Vincent De Paul HS

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

April 20, 2016

El Molino athletes succeed as academic stars

El Molino encourages students to be multi-sport athletes and El Molino’s integrated athletics program supports athletes to be successful academically. This year seven varsity teams scored a grade point average of 3.0 or above, to be North Coast Section Distinguished Teams.

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April 19, 2016

El Molino grad is longest serving officer in the Sebastopol Police Department

On March 19, 1981, Scott Verse,  El Molino Class of 1979, was hired as a reserve officer with the Sebastopol Police Department. Just 20-years-old, he embarked on what would become a 35 year — and counting — career serving the community as the department’s longest serving officer in its 114-year history.

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April 12, 2016

El Molino runner Brian Schulz sets a determined pace

Distance runners are not known to get after it in the weight room. But here’s Brian Schulz, possibly the Empire’s premier boys’ distance runner this track season, lifting weights, doing pull-ups, core work and working his triceps. It’s like the guy doesn’t ever stop pushing.

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