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Parent Portal/Portal de Padres
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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!
The 2012-13 OUSD Student/Parent Handbook is now available online. Printable PDF versions in both English and Spanish can be obtained by clicking on the links below. A hardcopy of this document may also be obtained at your child's school site or through the district's main or ESS offices.
The Oceanside Unified School District offers several options for students to enroll in kindergarten and transitional kindergarten programs for the 2013-14 school year.
Eleven sites offer full-day programs; five provide half-day offerings, while an additional five campuses will be home to the district's new transitional kindergarten classes. School of Choice options are available for all of these programs. Click OUSD Kinder for information and how to register.
Since the passing of Proposition H in June 2008, the Oceanside Unified School District has used funds from the $195 million bond measure to rebuild seven new schools, as well as refurbish the ...more
End of Year Message from Principal, Carta del Director del Fin del Año
Dear Laurel Families,
It has been such a wonderful experience serving as your child’s principal this year. Our staff made tremendous progress this year introducing and implementing the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS). I would like to take the opportunity to thank you all for your help and support- you deserve much credit for our success and progress this year. We still have lots of work to do in order to ensure all our students meet the new standards, but with your continued support we are confident that we will continue to show progress next year.
Please read the following letter as it contains important information for next year. Throughout the summer you can also keep checking our school website for updated information. Click here for complete End of Year Letter
Estimadas Familias de Laurel,
Ha sido una experiencia tan maravillosa ser el director de su hijo/a este año. Nuestros empleados escolares hicieron progreso tremendo este año introduciendo e implementando las nuevas Normas Estatales Comunes (CCSS). Quiero tomar la oportunidad de darles las gracias por su ayuda y apoyo- se merecen mucho crédito por nuestro éxito y progreso este año. Todavía tenemos mucho trabajo para hacer para asegurar que todos los estudiantes alcancen los estándares nuevos, pero con su apoyo continuo estamos seguros que continuaremos a demostrar progreso el próximo año.
Por favor lean la siguiente carta como contiene información importante para el próximo año. Durante el verano también pueden revisar el sitio web de la escuela para información actualizada. Oprimir aqui para la Carta del director Fin del Año
Girls On the Run 2013-2014
Congratulations to our amazing Girls and Mrs. McKethan and her team of volunteers for all their hard work.
Every Girl on the Team completed the 5K and met their goal! click here to read more ...
2013 -2014 NCCSE Excellence in Special Education Award Recipient
Laurel Elementary is proud to recognize Mr. Keith Boyd as the 2014 NCCSE Excellence in Special Education Award Recipient.
May Students Of the Month
Congratulations! Keep up the great work!
LCAP Forums, Survey and Draft Plan
The Oceanside Unified School District will host two Community Forums to gather input and provide information regarding the draft of the OUSD Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP). Parents and community members may attend one or both meetings. Click OUSD LCAP Survey to provide input online.
Click OUSD and LCAP to view the district's LCAP/LCFF general information page. The district’s final LCAP must be approved on or before July 1, 2014.
El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside (OUSD) presentará dos Foros Comunitarios para obtener comentarios y proporcionar información sobre el Plan de Control Local de Fondos y Rendimiento de Cuentas (LCAP). Los padres y miembros de la comunidad pueden asistir a una o ambas reuniones. Hagan clic en OUSD LCAP Encuesta para proporcionar sus comentarios en línea.
Por favor, hagan clic en OUSD y LCAP para ver la página del distrito con información general. El plan LCAP final del distrito debe ser aprobado a más tardar el 1º de julio de 2014.
New Student Registration or Current Student Data Confirmation Information
Oceanside Unified School District (OUSD) is beginning the implementation of optional Online Registration for new students and Online Data Confirmation for currently enrolled students. Our goal is to make this process more convenient for our families and your busy schedules. Your site will provide information to you regarding this optional process.
If you do not have access to a computer or just need assistance in the process, we have scheduled a series of evenings and two Saturdays to provide assistance. If you prefer to complete the process, as you have done in the past, by using the paper packet we can provide that to you as well.
If your student is currently enrolled in OUSD, you will simply need to confirm their registration. If you need assistance doing this, please feel free to join us on one of these dates.
We look forward to assisting you in our transition to the optional Online Registration process.
OUSD Migrant Program
The Oceanside Unified School District Migrant program will be facilitating a Parent Workshop for all our Spanish Speaking Parents. This 8 week workshop will take place at Oceanside High School beginning on March 31st at 6:30 with Dr. Beatriz Villarreal.
Green Oceanside, OUSD Teaming up for Annual Contest
Environmentally conscientious students are invited to use their creative talents in this year’s City of Oceanside “Create to
Recycling, preserving natural resources, water conservation and renewable energy are some of the many areas for students to focus their entries. Click Create to Educate for contest rules and details.
The City of Oceanside also encourages students, teachers and parents to take part in Earth Month 2014. Visit www.greenoceanside.org to learn more about activities and learning opportunities. For further information, contact Oceanside Environmental Specialist Jenna Roripaugh, at email@example.com or by calling 760-435-5828.
Congratulations Laurel Honor Roll/ Cuadro de Honor de Laurel
The students below have earned all “4’s” and/or “5’s” in both Language Arts and Math on their report card, and have no “N’s” or “U’s” in citizenship.
Los estudiantes debajo han ganado todos “4” y/o 5 en Artes de Lenguaje y Matemáticas en la boleta de calificaciones, y no tienen “N” o “U” en ciudadanía.
School of Choice and Interdistrict Transfer Options for 2014-15
Applications for School of Choice and requests for Interdistrict Transfer for the 2014-15 school year will be accepted beginning January 6. Please use the following links to carefully review the guidelines and deadlines for each option.
For further questions, please contact the OUSD Student Services Department at (760) 966-7802, or (760) 966-7849.
Welcome to Laurel Elementary School
1410 Laurel St.
(760) 966-4200 Office
Principal: Freddie Chavarria
Common Core Parent Information
California 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.
Kids First Initiative
The 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.
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