Click Bell Schedule for a complete listing of school hours for the 2016-17 school year.

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Parent Portal

Aeries.jpgAll class assignments and grades will now be posted to Aeries. Please register your student and parent portal accounts using the verification code given at registration. Parents can call the main office for their verification code.

Need Help? Click here for detailed instructions on creating an account.

no bullying.jpgThe local educational agency (LEA) adopted a policy that prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.  


Wellness Policy


The OUSD Student Wellness Policy focuses on nutrition and physical education.  

Foods and beverages sold to students through the district’s child nutrition program, student stores, vending machines and fundraisers meet or exceed state and federal nutrition standards. Nutrition education is provided as a part of the district’s health education program.  

Click "wellness" to learn more about healthy living!

Kinder Programs

Kindergarten.jpgFor the 2015-16 school year, OUSD will offer a variety of full-day, half-day, transitional kindergarten and state preschool programs. Full-day programs will be offered for both early and late-start schools. Half-day programs will be available int he morning afternoon. Please note that Transitional K programs are half-day only. Click here for more information.

Bond Report

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  • Progress Reports were sent home with your child today.  Please review the progress
  • Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday are Mileage Club days.  Come join your child tomorrow for a walk or run on the track at 8:25.
  • Also, tomorrow is our next 100% attendance challenge for the district.  Last month’s challenge Laurel had 96%-let’s all participate and try to get 100% attendance this time!
  • Lastly, there will be no school all next week in celebration of Thanksgiving.  Enjoy a wonderful and restful holiday.
  • Mañana y viernes son días de correr del club de millaje.  Venga acompañar su hijo a caminar o correr en el fil de tierra a las 8:25am.
  • Este jueves es el día de alimentos gratis.  Venga a recibir sus alimentos de 2pm a 5pm en la cafetería.
  • También,  El Viernes es día de 100% asistencia del distrito.  El mes pasado tuvimos 96%.  Vamos a serlo posible de tener 100% de asistencia este mes.
  • El reporte de las calificaciones se van a mandar este jueves a casa.
  • Por ultimo no habrá clases toda la próxima semana por celebración de acción de gracias.  Disfruta un buen de semana.



DEA Assembly


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Laurel Elementary celebrates Red Ribbon Week October 24th - 31st!

Spirit Dress Up Days:
Monday - "Sock It To Drugs!" - Wear your favorite crazy socks

Tuesday - "I'm Proud to be Drug Free" - Wear red

Wednesday - "My Dreams are Bigger than Drugs!" - Wear your favorite pajamas (please no slippers)

Thursday - "Drugs are Old School!" - Dress up as your favorite decade

Friday - "My Future is Too Bright for Drugs!" - Wear your favorite neon clothes

Monday - "Drugs are scary!" - Wear Halloween colors (black, purple, orange)

Red Ribbon Week flyer - English

Red Ribbon Week flyer - Spanish

Coffee with a Cop

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Join your neighbors and police officers for coffee and conversation! 


Mission Elementary School
Thursday, October 27th 


No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice
concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood!

Click here for the flyer in English.

Click here for the flyer in Spanish.

Newsletter from the Principal

Click below to view the October letter to parents from the Principal:





Every 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month-FREE Groceries for all Laurel Families! Alimentos Gratis para su familia!

Laurel is fortunate to partner with the Feeding America program this year. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to receive 20 to 25 pounds of nutritious food every 1st and 3rd Thursday.

Food will be distributed after school in the cafeteria from 2:30 to 5pm.   

  • Tk and kinder distribution from 2:30 to 3:30
  • 1st through 5th grade from 3:45 to 5pm. 

Click below to view the event flyer.

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Estamos afortunados tiene de colaborar con el programa de alimentación, Feeding America. No se pierda esta oportunidad de recibir 20 a 25 libras de alimentos nutritivos cada primer y tercer jueves del mes.

Los alimentos se distribuirán después de la escuela en la cafetería 3:45-5 de la tarde.

  • Kínder y pre-escolar a las 2:30 a 3:30
  • Grados primero a quinto a las 3:45-5 de la tarde. 

Haga clic para leer el volante. 

LaurelElementary_SchoolPantryFlyer revised 08-28(1).pdf

School Uniforms for the 2016-17 School Year

The Laurel School Uniform consists of:

  • White, gray, light blue or navy shirt or blouse with a collar and long or short sleeves, or school Laurel Lion t-shirt
  • Navy blue or Khaki pants, ...more

Important Registration Information/Importante información de registro:

Welcome to the 2016 – 2017 school year.

Confirmation of registration data for the new school year may be done online through your Aeries Parent account found on the Laurel website.

Please be sure ...more

Create a Parent Portal Account

School Safety and Security Information

The safety of our students and staff is always the Oceanside Unified School District’s primary concern. Click here for safety and security meetings and informational materials regarding an individual who has been released from law enforcement custody.

Información acerca de la seguridad en las escuelas
La seguridad de los alumnos y los empleados es siempre la prioridad del distrito unificado de Oceanside. Presione aquí si desea más información acerca de la persona que ha sido puesta en libertad por las autoridades y para obtener el horario de las juntas programadas, en las que se le dará información acerca de la seguridad en nuestras escuelas.


Dear Parents/Guardians:

Due to a technical error, the Data Confirmation for Medical Updates was not open during online registration for you to be able to enter current medical information for your children.  Please log in to your parent portal as soon as possible to provide the most current medical information. 

Thank you so much for your assistance in this matter!

Free/Reduced Meal Applications



Click here to apply for Free or Reduced Price Meals "ONLINE"

Hacer clic aquí para aplicar por internet para almuerzo a precio reducido o gratis.

·         Easy Step by Step Instructions

·         You will receive a Confirmation Number of your accepted application

·         Applications will be processed between 1 and 10 days depending on the volume of applications currently being processed


Measles Information

needle.pngMeasles Information for Parents

The San Diego County Office of Health and Human Services has verified several reported cases of measles throughout the county.  Please know that NO cases of this highly contagious viral infection have been reported in the Oceanside Unified School District. 

Click Measles Information to learn more about what you can to help prevent the spread of this condition, and what to do should you suspect your child or some other person in your family or household may have symptoms of measles.  In the event of any reported cases in our district, you will be informed.  Visit Centers for Disease Control for further information.

Información para los Padres sobre el Sarampión

La Oficina de Salud y Servicios Humanos del Condado de San Diego ha verificado varios casos de sarampión en el condado. Por favor, sepan que NO se han reportado casos de esta infección viral altamente contagiosa en el Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside.

Hagan clic en Información sobre el Sarampión para leer sobre lo que ustedes pueden hacer para ayudar a prevenir la propagación de esta enfermedad, y qué hacer si usted sospecha que su hijo/a u otro miembro de la familia o del hogar pueden tener síntomas de sarampión. En caso de que se reporte algún caso en nuestro distrito, se les avisará. Para mayor información visiten los Centros para el Control de Enfermedades.

ParentLink App Available for OUSD Parents

Parent Link Logo.jpgA new ParentLink App for smart phones is now available to OUSD parents.  The App aims to provide and improve all avenues of district and student communication and information for parents.  Watch the video below.

ParentLink’s easy-to-use App provides emergency messaging, custom messages and language translation.  Parents can now get OUSD information when they need it. 

OUSD Parents using the district’s Aeries portal will be receiving an e-mail with instructions on how to download the App.  For more information, please see the district website at

ParentLink App Demonstration Video

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Registration Support

Welcome to Laurel Elementary School

1410 Laurel St.
Oceanside, CA  92058

(760) 966-4200 Office
(760) 966-1704 Fax

Principal: Freddie Chavarria

Student Links

ST Math
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Imagine Learning

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Kids First Initiative

Kids First web.jpgThe OUSD Kids First initiative is off and running.  Click Kids First to view the 8 Keys of Excellence, watch student videos and to learn more about this life-changing project and how you can get involved as a partner with the district.  


Click here for the 8 Keys Newsletter:



Log on Help

Click below for instructions to log on to ST Math:

English Instructions

Forma en espanol

Click below for Instructions to log on to Imagine Learning:

English Instructions

Forma en espanol

New Family Survey

Parent  Survey.jpgParents of families new to the Oceanside Unified School District, including those who have come to the district during the past three years, are encouraged to take a short survey to share their experiences on being welcomed to OUSD.  Your opinions, concerns and suggestions will be greatly appreciated and helpful to the district.  Simply click Welcoming Parents Survey to share your thoughts. 

Encuesta sobre Bienvenida a las Nuevas Familias

Parent  Survey.jpgA los padres de las familias nuevas al Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside (OUSD), incluidos los que llegaron al distrito durante los últimos tres años, se les anima a participar en una breve encuesta para compartir sus experiencias sobre su bienvenida al distrito OUSD. Sus opiniones, inquietudes y sugerencias serán sumamente apreciadas y útiles para el distrito. Para participar simplemente hagan clic en Encuesta sobre bienvenida a los padres de familia.

Online Meal Registration

Lighthouse Foods.jpgParents can register their children online for the 2014-15 OUSD school lunch and breakfast programs.  The national program provides meals at a reduced cost; eligible students with an approved free or reduced status may receive meals at no cost.  Click Online Meal Registration to get started.

Peachjar E-Flyer Service

button-orange-stacked.pngOUSD and e-flyer service Peachjar have come together to help reduce paper usage, costs and time promoting community flyers.  Click Laurel School Peachjar to view school-site flyers.

To learn more about Peachjar, visit OUSD Peachjar e-flyers. The OUSD Peachjar program will become live as of Wednesday, October 16.

Common Core Parent Information

CommonCoreLogo-color2.jpgCalifornia is one of 45 states nationwide to adopt the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English/Language Arts and mathematics.   This shift in teaching has been characterized by some as “the most significant change to classroom instruction since 1998,” when California first adopted its own academic standards.  Click the Common Core link above to learn more about the standards and how the Oceanside Unified School District is implementing Common Core in the classroom.

This Week


OUSD On Facebook

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Superintendent’s Vision Statement

“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."