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High School Voter Education Weeks 2023

Civic engagement is an ongoing learning experience. The weeks of September 18 and 25, 2023, are known as “High School Voter Education Weeks” in California. The goal of these weeks is to bring ci . . . Read More

Carlsbad Unified Connections: September 22, 2023

We’re pleased to share the current edition of our newsletter, Carlsbad Unified Connections. Highlights include an update on progress toward District Goals and Success Indicators; additional infor . . . Read More

September 13 Board Meeting Wrap Up

Here is a wrap up of the September 13, 2023 meeting of the CUSD Board of Trustees, including links to a webpage with slide decks, copies of approved resolutions, and prior meeting agendas and minute . . . Read More

Patriot Day - 9/11

On this Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance, we pay tribute to the heroes and victims who lost their lives on September 11, and we recommit ourselves to the spirit of unity, patri . . . Read More

Welcome to Carlsbad USD

The intertwined roots of the Carlsbad community and its schools hark back to 1872, when "Carlsbad by the Sea" began to burgeon as an agricultural community and resort destination. The original Carlsbad School, pictured here circa 1890, was located on the site of current Pine Avenue Park on Harding Street in the downtown/Barrio area.




2018 Bond Measure & Long Range Facility Plan

CUSD has provided an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment to students in our community since 1958. Click here for our Long Range Facility Plan & bond measure information.






Student Care Enrollment and Information

Enroll in our onsite student care programs that align with the Carlsbad Unified School District’s learning model. 






New Permit Process

Beginning this upcoming 2023-2024 School Year, all students will be required to apply for a permit if they are planning on riding to school. Students wishing to ride a Bike or eBike must complete an application and attend a Carlsbad Unified School District (CUSD) approved Bike / eBike Safety Presentation.