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.



  • Water Polo: Palma Stuns Salinas in MBL Tournament

    Posted November 4

    Palma Water Polo scores a 10-8 victory in the first round of the Monterey Bay League Gabilan Division Tournament at Watsonville High School.

  • Palma Football Stays Unbeaten

    Posted October 31

    The Chieftains can clinch at least a share of the division championship next week when it goes to Hollister.

  • Palma Shuts Down Monterey, Victory Keeps Palma Unbeaten

    Posted October 31

    The Chieftains are one step closer to perfection in the regular season, improving to 8-0 after Friday’s 21-7 win over Monterey at Monterey Peninsula College.

  • Palma's Emilio Martinez runs against Salinas during their football game Friday at Rabobank Stadium in Salinas.

    Palma football wins slugfest from Cowboys

    Posted October 26

    For a rivalry that has been just about all Palma for the past 20 years, the Cowboys gave their best effort since 2002, and maybe their second best performance since 1994 when the series was reinstated.

  • Palma’s Hussain to Swim at Fresno Pacific

    Posted October 5

    Hussain has been primarily a sprinter in the pool, having clocked 21.46 seconds in the 50 freestyle and 46.14 in the 100. Last year Fresno Pacific finished third in the Pacific Collegiate Swimming Championships.