Click bell schedule for a complete listing of school hours.

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.  

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Wellness Policy

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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!

Kinder Programs

Kindergarten.jpgFor the 2014-2015 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 in both the morning and afternoon.  Please note that Transitional K programs are half-day only. Click here for more information.

Bond Report

H 7.jpg 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

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May Students of the Month

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May Students of the Month!

 

Teacher Name Student Name
Atkisson Sergio Perez
Cornish Arielle Dennison
Dittrick Key/Vazquez Jianna Mae Felix
Dixson Alan Garcia
Erickson Joana Chavez Rivera
Flores Crisopher Valencia
Gutierrez Claricza Flores Lopez
Holohan Eduardo Ramos
Jullie Jhovani Valenzuela
Martinez Joeal Greenwood
McCain Neythen Garcia
Pallant Silas Fischer
Patton Tyler Koivuniemi
Ramirez Nataly Rivera
Salgado Evelyn Perez
Schrom Italia Ramos
Smith, C Melany Zarate
Smith, K Lelsie Bolanos
Valerio Jose Carlos
Zapata Jazmin Verde

District's first winner of the Mossy Nissan Award

Superintendent Duane Coleman, Mossy Nissan representative and Adrian Alcocer’s family surprised Adrian with a visit to his class to present him with the Mossy Nissan Outstanding Student Award. Adrian was nominated for his outstanding leadership skills, academic excellence, and outstanding citizenship. Adrian was only one of two 5th grade students in the district to receive the honor and was awarded a new IPAD.

“I’m very thankful to win this award,” said Adrian.  “It means a lot, and I hope that my younger sister will one day also win this award.”

Way to go Adrian-we are proud of you!!!

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Pictured: Above, Adrian and his newest friends (L-R): Henderson Lamar, Mossy Nissan, Tim Ware, Laura Vines, Duane Coleman, James Greer and Principal Freddie Chavarria.

LCAP Survey for Parents, Staff and Community Members

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A short survey to solicit community and staff input as the district works to finalize this year’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) is being offered by the Oceanside Unified School District.  To provide input, please Click LCAP Survey to share your thoughts on how OUSD can best utilize state funding to serve the needs of all children attending schools in the district. 

The LCAP is used to help tie the district’s annual budget to goals for making academic improvements.  It is an important part of the state’s required Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF), which was established in 2013. The short survey will be available online through Friday, May 22.

Encuesta LCAP para los Padres, el Personal y los Miembros de la Comunidad

El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside está realizando una encuesta sencilla para solicitar las opiniones o comentarios de la comunidad y el personal escolar a medida que el distrito trabaja en finalizar el Plan de Control Local y Rendimiento de Cuentas (LCAP) de este año. Para hacer aportaciones, por favor haga clic en la Encuesta LCAP para compartir sus ideas sobre cómo el distrito OUSD puede utilizar mejor los fondos estatales para satisfacer las necesidades de todos los estudiantes que asisten a las escuelas del distrito.

El plan LCAP se usa para ayudar a alinear el presupuesto anual del distrito con las metas para mejorar el desempeño académico. Es una parte importante de la Fórmula de Control Local de Financiación (LCFF), la cual fue establecida en 2013.  Esta breve encuesta estará disponible en línea hasta el viernes, 22 de mayo.

2015 Laurel Hall of Fame Inductees-Congratulations!

2015 Laurel HOF.jpgOn Friday March, 27th, three more Laurel alumni were inducted into Laurel’s Annual Hall of Fame. Willie James Buchanon was the first to be inducted thirty four years ago. Mr. Buchanon is a former cornerback for the National Football League's Green Bay Packers and San Diego Chargers; he was defensive rookie of the year in 1972 and a three-time Pro Bowl player.

With the addition of this year’s inductees, the Laurel Hall of Fame will now be home to 98 distinguished members.  Former Laurel Principal Bill Wagner created the Hall of Fame in 1982. During the ceremony, the guest’s of honor each shared about the caring teacher relationships that impacted them throughout their lives and urged our 5th grade students to work hard to reach their goals.

This years inductees:

Martin Esteban Castillo Cuadrado, Jr. attended Laurel,  Jefferson, and graduated from Oceanside High school in 2006. Martin then went on to attend San Francisco State University and earned a bachelor’s degree in public health. Mr. Castillo Esteban is currently working as a Clinical Research Coordinator at Stanford University. Martin is currently pursuing a Post-Baccalaureate in Pre-medicine and will be applying to medical school in the Fall of 2017.

Ruth R. Ryan-Cruz attended Laurel Elementary 3rd to 6th grade. She went on to Jefferson Middle School and graduated from Oceanside High School in 2000. After high school, Ruth attended San Diego state University and Cal state University San Marcos and earned a degree in Business Administration.  Ruth then went on to earn her Law degree from California Western School of Law in San Diego and is a licensed attorney and practices in all areas of business and corporate law, real estate, estate planning, intellectual property including trademarks and copyright registration, maintenance and defense. 

Mrs. Amber Smith attended Laurel Elementary Pre-school- 6th grade, attended Jefferson Junior High and graduated from Oceanside High School in 1986. Mrs. Smith went on to attend Mira Costa College earning an Associate Arts degree in General studies. Amber went on to the University of Missouri-St. Louis where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice. Currently, Mrs. Smith works as a registrar’s assistant for Ranken Technical College in St. Louis Missouri. 

PARENT SCHOOL CLIMATE SURVEY

red-schoolhouse.pngPlease click one of the links below to complete an important survey about our school climate and culture. Thank you for participating!

School Climate Survey - English 

School Climate Survey - Spanish

Measles Information

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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.

Interdistrict Transfer Requests

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Requests to transfer students to schools located inside or outside the OUSD zoned boundaries will be accepted beginning January 5, 2015. Interdistrict application forms are available at the OUSD Education Support Services Office, 2080 Mission Ave.  The office is open 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Click Interdistrict Transfer Permit for more information, or call 760-966-7802.   
 

Solicitudes de Permiso de Asistencia Interdistrital para el año escolar 2015-16

Las solicitudes para trasladar a los alumnos a escuelas localizadas dentro o fuera de las zonas de asistencia del Distrito Escolar Unificado Escolar (OUSD) serán aceptadas a partir del 5 de enero de 2015.

Las solicitudes para permiso de asistencia interdistrital (Interdistrict Attendance Permits) están disponibles en el Departamento de Servicios Educativos, 2080 Mission Avenue. El horario de oficina es de 7:30 a.m. a 3:30 p.m. de lunes a viernes. Para obtener más información, por favor haga clic en Permiso de Asistencia Interdistrital o llame al teléfono 760-966-7849

Open Enrollment / School of Choice

School of Choice Application Process for 2015-16 Begins January 5

Parents looking to move a child from one OUSD school site to another for the 2015-16 school year can begin applying for the district’s School of Choice (SOC) option beginning January 5, 2015.  The deadline to file the application is Tuesday, March 31 at 3:30 p.m.

Click School of Choice for specific details on the application process, and to view a list of schools classified as “capped” due to enrollment capacity.  For more information, please call the OUSD Student Services Department at 760-966-7802.

Proceso de Solicitud de Escuela de Preferencia para el Año Escolar 2015-16 empieza el 5 de enero

Los padres de familia interesados en trasladar a sus hijos de una escuela a otra escuela del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside para el año escolar 2015-16 pueden solicitar la opción de Escuela de Preferencia (School of Choice) a partir del 5 de enero de 2015. La fecha límite para presentar la solicitud es el martes, 31 de marzo a las 3:30 p.m.

Hagan clic en Escuela de Preferencia para obtener detalles específicos sobre el proceso de solicitud, y para ver una lista de las escuelas clasificadas como “llenas a su capacidad máxima”. Si desean mayor información, sírvanse llamar al Departamento de Servicios Estudiantiles al teléfono 760-966-7849.

School of Choice for 2015-16

Register Now Logo.jpgSchool of Choice Application Process for 2015-16 Begins January 5

Parents looking to move a child from one OUSD school site to another for the 2015-16 school year can begin applying for the district’s School of Choice (SOC) option beginning January 5, 2015.  The deadline to file the application is Tuesday, March 31 at 3:30 p.m.

Click School of Choice for specific details on the application process, and to view a list of schools classified as “capped” due to enrollment capacity.  For more information, please call the OUSD Student Services Department at 760-966-7802.

Proceso de Solicitud de Escuela de Preferencia para el Año Escolar 2015-16 empieza el 5 de enero

Los padres de familia interesados en trasladar a sus hijos de una escuela a otra escuela del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside para el año escolar 2015-16 pueden solicitar la opción de Escuela de Preferencia (School of Choice) a partir del 5 de enero de 2015. La fecha límite para presentar la solicitud es el martes, 31 de marzo a las 3:30 p.m.

Hagan clic en Escuela de Preferencia para obtener detalles específicos sobre el proceso de solicitud, y para ver una lista de las escuelas clasificadas como “llenas a su capacidad máxima”. Si desean mayor información, sírvanse llamar al Departamento de Servicios Estudiantiles al teléfono 760-966-7801.

Student/Parent Handbook 2014-15

Handbook 2.JPGThe OUSD 2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook is now available for viewing online.  The handbook is available in both English and Spanish.  Parents can also download a PDF version of this guide.  Click English Student/Parent Handbook or Spanish Student/Parent Handbook to access this year’s guide. 

For questions regarding the handbook, please contact your child’s individual school site or our Education Support Services office at 760-966-4443.

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 http://www.oside.us/parentlink.

ParentLink App Demonstration Video

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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

GreenOceansideLogo_2.jpgEnvironmentally conscientious students are invited to use their creative talents in this year’s City of Oceanside “Create to
Educate” performance art contest. All students in grades 1-12 are eligible to creatively express through writing, song, video or art how our community can help improve and save the environment.

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 jroripaugh@ci.oceanside.ca.us or by calling 760-435-5828.

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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."

Welcome to Laurel Elementary School

1410 Laurel St.
Oceanside, CA  92058

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

Principal: Freddie Chavarria

freddie.chavarria@oside.us

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.

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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.  

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