Dear Parents and Caregivers;
Welcome to Dan Peterson School. Our school is entering its thirty third year as a public
school in Alpine School District. We are proud to serve our students and strive to
provide the best educational experience possible. Peterson has a long tradition of
excellent teachers, related servers, and caring staff.
The mission of Dan W. Peterson School is to value each student and help them achieve
optimal independence, communication, work and leisure skills. Following the
Common Core and Essential Elements, we are able to expose students to curriculum at their age and
This, combined with the outstanding support that we receive from each of you, enables
each of us to support all students in their educational and vocational endeavors. We also have an excellent School
Community Council that meets regularly to discuss the needs of our students. Together, we can make sure that ALL students,
regardless of varying disabilities, can be successful.
I appreciate all of the support from each and every one of you. We’ll have a great journey together!
Kimberly D. Wong
Principal, Dan Peterson School