Potrero National High School is an independent public high school by virtue of Republic Act No. 17042 approved in the year 2000.
Potrero National High School, located at #4 Dunwoody St., UE Hills Subdivision Potrero, Malabon City, was established on June 1994 with Mrs. Corazon G. Gonzaga as the first principal and Mr. Fortunato D. Pascual Jr., as Officer-in-Charge. The school had an initial force of six teachers and 320 students. Later.
This year 2015, 20 years after its foundation, the school had grown into 1882 students and 64 classroom teachers and. The number of teachers were also increased, with Dr. Elsie P. Emerenciana. the 5th, and now the present principal of the school.
We dream of Filipinos who passionately love their country and whose values and competencies enable them to realize their full potential and contribute meaningfully to building the nation.
As a learner-centered public institution, the Department of Education continuously improves itself to better serve its stakeholders.
To protect and promote the right of every Filipino to quality, equitable, culture-based, and complete basic education where:
Students learn in a child-friendly, gender-sensitive, safe and motivating environment.
Teachers facilitate learning and constantly nurture every learner.
Administrators and staff, as stewards of the institution, ensure an enabling and supportive environment for effective learning to happen.
Family, community, and other stakeholders are actively engaged and share responsibility for developing life-long learners.