Rancho Mirage High School expects all students to work toward graduation and successfully transition to college or a career. All students are welcomed into a school culture that encourages individuality and expects extra/co-curricular participation in order to foster a sense of belonging.
Performing Arts Pathway
This pathway has been created to showcase the multiple disciplines of dance, theater, choir and instrumental music. RMHS will welcome students from across the district, that are interested in these art forms, as well as students who are considering careers in the numerous fields surrounding performing arts, such as stagecraft, lighting, sound and costume design. These lucrative jobs are in high demand in California, and RMHS is poised to prepare students to successfully enter this job market. The performing arts center features a 600-seat theater, rooms for scene and costume design, orchestra pit, black box theater, band and choir rooms. Students will have the opportunity to explore their area of interest, as well as participate in synchronized musical theater productions. This pathway includes a sequence of CTE courses combined with a rigorous course of study in the core academic areas.
Culinary Arts Pathway
This pathway will initiate students into the art and practical skills of food preparation, as it produces graduates who will readily emerge into the hospitality field, or choose to go on to further training as chefs or in restaurant management. The facility features a commercial culinary kitchen and dining classroom. This pathway includes a sequence of CTE courses combined with a rigorous course of study in the core academic areas.
Automotive Careers Pathway