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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NEWS RELEASE: San Diego Unified School District Recognized as 2017 Energy Champion for Achievements in Energy Efficiency

Posted: Tuesday, May 30th 2017

SAN DIEGO--San Diego Gas & Electric recently presented San Diego Unified School District with a 2017 Energy Champion award for its outstanding results in energy efficiency, sustainability and conservation. San Diego Unified was lauded for its continued commitment to implementing innovative technologies and smart solutions that help cut costs and protect the planet. The district received the award at SDG&E’s 12th annual Energy Showcase event on May 17.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: 'Salute To Excellence' to Honor Top One Percent of San Diego Unified High School Grads

Posted: Tuesday, May 30th 2017

'Salute To Excellence' to Honor Top One Percent of San Diego Unified High School Grads;  Outstanding Students in Class of 2017 Honored at Annual Event

WHAT: 2017 "Salute to Excellence"

WHEN: 4-6 p.m., Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Reception from 4-4:30 p.m.; ceremony begins at 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Nautilus Pavilion, Sea World, 500 Sea World Drive, 92109


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NEWS RELEASE: Captain Michael Marquez Named New San Diego School Police Chief

Posted: Wednesday, May 17th 2017

SAN DIEGO (May 16, 2017) - Captain Michael Marquez, a veteran San Diego School Police Captain, has been named the new San Diego School Police Chief.

Captain Marquez, who previously served as the Interim Chief for the San Diego Unified School Police Department, is a 27-year police force veteran. His career began in 1990, when he served with the National City Police Department as a patrol officer for more than 11 years.

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