Delano Optional School is committed to the social, emotional, and intellectual development of every student through the provision of a safe, nurturing, and academically challenging learning environment.  Our collective mission is to provide a strong foundation of instructional building blocks to develop lifelong learners and 21st-century global citizens.

    To create an optimal learning environment in which all stakeholders mobilize to engage, inspire, and empower a community of high academic achievers and socially responsible critical thinkers.