NEWS RELEASE - San Diego Unified condemns decision to rescind Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals 'DACA'

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th 2017

Today, President Donald Trump acted to remove the protections afforded to thousands of immigrant students under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. 

Despite this decision, San Diego Unified School District wants to firmly assure students and parents that we remain committed to protecting the rights of every child to an education. All children are welcome in our school community.

The mission of public schools is to create opportunity—not for some children, but for all.

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School Police Give Porter Elementary Students a Tour of the Harbor

Posted: Friday, June 2nd 2017

Last week, students from Porter Elementary in the San Diego Unified Police Department's "True Blue Buddies" program were treated to a day of adventure and learning down at San Diego Harbor. As part of the special trip arranged by SDUSD school police officers, Porter students received an up-close look and some hands-on training from the San Diego Harbor Police.

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Eco Squad transforming Challenger Middle one tomato at a time

Posted: Thursday, June 1st 2017

You don’t need a green thumb to create a thriving school garden program.

At Challenger Middle School in San Diego Unified School District, the inspiring garden team of teachers, students, and cafeteria staff is proving that “learning-as-you-go” can yield truly magnificent results.

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