Rosa Parks and Birney Elementary Named Two of The Healthiest Schools In The Nation

Posted: Wednesday, September 13th 2017


Two San Diego-area elementary schools have gotten an excellent grade: they’ve been named among the healthiest schools in the United States.

Rosa Parks Elementary School and Alice Birney Elementary School, both part of the San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD), received the prestigious National Healthy Schools Award from Alliance for Healthier Generations, which symbolizes a growing national movement to create healthier schools.

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Green Elementary Student Uses CPR Learned in Class to Save Mom

Posted: Monday, September 11th 2017


The San Diego Unified School District's CPR program was 2 years in the making and would not have been possible if it weren’t for the hard work and vision of our District Wellness Council specifically P.E. Resource Teacher Lynn Barnes-Wallace who coordinated the CPR initiative from the very start and was able to get The American Heart Association to come in as a partner.

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Important Information for Students, Staff & Families: San Diego Unified Stands Behind DACA Dreamers

Posted: Wednesday, September 6th 2017


Yesterday, 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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Houston schools are in need of clothing, supplies. Here's how to help.

Posted: Tuesday, August 29th 2017


In the wake of severe flooding from Hurricane Harvey, the Houston Independent School District continues to have an immediate need for children's clothes of all sizes (clean and in reasonably good repair), school uniforms, and school supplies. If you can help, all clothes and school supplies should be sent as quickly as possible to:

Delmar Stadium
2020 Mangum
Houston, TX 77092

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SDUSD Police host countywide law enforcement training

Posted: Wednesday, August 23rd 2017


The San Diego Unified School District Police Department recently hosted the first-ever San Diego County School Resource Officer training at Patrick Henry High School. More than 100 law enforcement officers were in attendance, representing multiple local law enforcement agencies including the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, the San Diego County Probation Department, and several other federal partners. 

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