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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.

MiraCosta College gears up to greet 17k students

MiraCosta College gears up to greet 17k students

OCEANSIDE — MiraCosta College staff is prepared with extra employees, information huts and welcoming smiles to greet new and returning students the first days of school Aug. 19 and Aug. 20.

County  board denies charter school

County board denies charter school

CARLSBAD — In front of shouting, poster-wielding crowds of OPA (Oxford Preparatory Academy) supporters, the San Diego County Board of Education (SDCBOE) denied OPA’s appeal to open a charter school in Carlsbad at its April 10 meeting. 

Prop. 30’s effects felt in district

Prop. 30’s effects felt in district

ENCINITAS — The EUSD (Encinitas Union School District) didn’t see an influx of new money as a result of Proposition 30 passing.

Filing error delays appeal hearing for charter school

CARLSBAD — Because staff misfiled its original charter appeal, OPA (Oxford Preparatory Academy) is restarting the process to appeal the Carlsbad Unified School District’s rejection of its petition to open a charter school in Carlsbad before the San Diego County Board of Education.

Charter school makes appeal to county board

Charter school makes appeal to county board

CARLSBAD — Claiming that its petition was not given fair consideration, OPA (Oxford Preparatory Academy) is appealing to the San Diego County Board of Education over the Carlsbad Unified School District’s denial of their petition to run a charter school.

Work starts on middle school lot

Work starts on middle school lot

CARLSBAD — Barely a month after receiving approval for a $449 million bond to pay for districtwide improvements, San Dieguito Union High School District started work on a $16.5 million project to install sports fields and a multipurpose room on a vacant lot in La Costa Valley slated for a middle school.

Carlsbad teachers association urges delay of school’s opening

Carlsbad teachers association urges delay of school’s opening

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad Unified Teachers Association (CUTA) has been pushing the Carlsbad Unified School District (CUSD) to delay the opening of Sage Creek High School this fall, arguing that the district will not have the finances to operate a new school and will be forced to make further cutbacks to instruction and teacher pay.

Carlsbad denies charter school

Carlsbad denies charter school

CARLSBAD — After less than two months of review and a three-hour public meeting on Dec. 4, the CUSD (Carlsbad Unified School District) Board of Trustees unanimously denied the Oxford Preparatory Academy’s petition to open a charter school this fall.