Oceanside Unified School District

OUSD officially joins city in zero waste goal

OUSD officially joins city in zero waste goal

OCEANSIDE — Oceanside Unified School District is not simply signing a pledge to reduce waste, but is officially committed to reduce the waste the district produces by 75 percent.

OHS grad named new superintendent

OHS grad named new superintendent

OCEANSIDE — Looking back on his student days at Oceanside High School, Duane Coleman recalls that academics were not exactly at the top of his priorities list.

Perondi to retire in June

Perondi to retire in June

OCEANSIDE — Oceanside Unified School District (OUSD) superintendent Larry Perondi announced on Feb. 26 that he would be retiring at the end of June.

OUSD dropout rate shrinks with better reporting

OUSD dropout rate shrinks with better reporting

OCEANSIDE — In recent years, the Oceanside Unified School District (OUSD) had a reputation that no one was proud of.

Oceanside school district’s alternative program helps at-risk kids

Oceanside school district’s alternative program helps at-risk kids

OCEANSIDE — Of the more than 60 students in Oceanside Unified School District’s (OUSD) new academic program, many have had discipline issues at their previous school, including some who had been expelled. Several have had attendance problems while others were unable to attend mainstream schools because of health issues. But the Alternative Learning Center (ALC) […]

Inside Oceanside: The unanswered question

“In my 31 years at Vista High, I remember we had one suicide,” says Doug Knox, a now retired high school counselor about the time a student hung himself.

OUSD puts feelers out for possible bond

OCEANSIDE — Is a $104 million bond measure in Oceanside Unified School District’s (OUSD) future? A recent survey says it’s possible.

Inside Oceanside: School is back in session

If you are a parent of a Kindergarten through 12th grade student in Oceanside, you know that school started earlier this year than ever before.

Program gives schools a vocabulary for values

OCEANSIDE — This year Oceanside Unified School District implemented the Kids First program in its kindergarten through twelfth grade classes to give students and teachers a shared vocabulary about values.

Oceanside, school district workshop ways to protect kids

Oceanside, school district workshop ways to protect kids

OCEANSIDE — The Neighborhood Services Department, police department and Oceanside Unified School District shared their current efforts to protect kids and prevent gangs at a workshop April 24.