Palma School has a long tradition of excellence in athletics.

With 127 league championships, and 24 CCS titles, Palma is a perennial sports powerhouse. This illustrious record stems from coaches’ understanding that they are first and foremost teachers.

Athletes are instructed not only about the game they are playing, but also about what their actions on the field say about them as people. Respect, hard work, gratitude, the graceful acceptance of failure and the humble celebration of victory are all qualities of Palma Athletes.



  • Palma Hoops in Open Division?

    Posted February 13

    The Chieftains enter tonight 18-3 overall, 9-0 in the MBL Gabilan Division. It’s locked up the division championship, its first in league play since 2012.

  • Palma Wrestlers Eye Midcals Title and More

    Posted January 23

    Midcals is widely considered the final major test before the postseason. More than 80 schools are scheduled to be represented. Matches begin this morning and will continue through Saturday afternoon. The finals will be Saturday evening.

  • Palma Gym Dedication

    Posted December 14

    On Sunday, December 14, 2014, Palma School will dedicate its historic gymnasium to the memory of Steve C. Clayton, who suddenly passed away just over one year ago on December 8, 2013.

  • The 49ers Select Emilio Martinez as Player of Week

    Posted December 10

    Emilio Martinez of Palma High School displayed the incredible versatility it takes to be an effective running back during the Chieftains league matchup

  • Gym Dedication Ceremony | December 14

    Posted December 9

    You are invited to the dedication ceremony December 14th at 2pm.