Principal

Principal Dawson

Principal Adam Dawson

adam.dawson@smusd.org

(760) 290-2213

Knights Family! I am excited to welcome you to the 19-20 School Year.  I take great pride in serving as the Principal of this dynamic high school, where academics, athletics, activities, and arts support a vibrant and inclusive student body.  SMHS is truly a partnership made up of students, staff, parents, and community members, committed to developing the academic, social, emotional, and physical well- being of ALL Knights through an engaging and rigorous learning environment.  This partnership is grounded in Knight PRIDE.  Each partner modeling Positive, Respectful, Involved, Determined, and Engaged actions on and off-campus, in order to make SMHS an optimal learning environment for ALL. As partners in education, we are ALL on a mission, supporting our students through meaningful relationships to discover their passions and future educational and career pursuits. Our focus in EVERY classroom is to inspire students to think critically, creatively, and collaboratively. SMHS staff is proud to serve and empower ALL Knights toward personal growth and honorable contributions! SMHS is ALL IN for students!