Carlsbad Unified

Know your school choice options in California.

California has an open enrollment policy, which means your child can attend any school in the district (called intradistrict choice), including charter schools, as long as there is space. Some districts will allow your child to attend a school in a neighboring district (called interdistrict choice).

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 8 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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6225 El Camino Real
Carlsbad, CA 92009
San Diego
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PH: (760) 331-5000
FAX: (760) 431-6707
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yellow arrow Grades K-12
yellow arrow 10,884 students
yellow arrow 15 schools
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Poinsettia Elementary School

Poinsettia is making great strides! Art, Science, Music, reduced class sizes and more. ...

Posted today

Jefferson Elementary School

This is a five star school. I volunteer two times per week. The staff is very compete...

Posted yesterday

Calavera Hills Elementary School

Calavera Hills Elementary school- New principal not much change. PTA is not very active...

Posted 3 days ago

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