Harvard-Westlake is a school whose curriculum and programs create an educational environment designed for students who possess both the motivation and the ability to pursue a rigorous college preparatory course of study. The school strives to provide an education that enables and empowers its diverse students:
- to develop their intellectual, spiritual, emotional, and physical gifts;
- to understand and respect the similarities and differences among themselves and others in their local and world communities; and
- to learn the habits of mind and self-discipline necessary to live with integrity and purpose as contributing members of society.