Dr. Charles C. Park is the principal of Palos Verdes High School. He received his Doctorate in Education from the University of Southern California attending Pepperdine University for his BA in Humanities and MA in American Studies.
Dr. Park began his teaching career as an English Teacher and Journalism Advisor. Dr. Park is in his 20th year in education and 14th year in secondary school administration.
Dr. Park is extremely proud to be the principal of PVHS, a globally high-achieving school that excels in the academics, arts and athletics. He attributes his school's high performance to his talented faculty, hard-working staff, dedicated parents and resilient students.
Dr. Park is a happy parent of two daughters who attend PV schools and appreciates not only working in the district but being a parent and seeing firsthand the excellent work that our schools provide for his own kids.
What makes PVPUSD world class is the multiple opportunities our students have in the academics, arts and athletics with the support of our parent groups such as PTSA, Boosters and PEF. Our highly engaged community has high expectations and our school's goal is to excel each year to make PVHS the finest destination high school for our students.
Palos Verdes High School focuses on academics as our core at the same time making sure our students are involved in our learning community with a strong emphasis on wellness. Our mission is:
PVHS places a very high emphasis on the academic success and emotional well-being of all students. Various programs, for all levels of students, challenge each PVHS student to reach his or her maximum potential. PVHS ensures students are well equipped with the academic skills that allow them to follow their own unique academic pursuits and extracurricular endeavors in high school and beyond.