OUSD Vision Statement 2014-15
“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."
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The OUSD Student Wellness Policy focuses on nutrition and physical education.
Foods and beverages sold to students through the district’s child nutrition program, student stores, vending machines and fundraisers meet or exceed state and federal nutrition standards. Nutrition education is provided as a part of the district’s health education program.
Click "wellness" to learn more about healthy living!
ParentLink App Available for OUSD Parents
A new ParentLink App for smart phones is now available to OUSD parents. The App aims to provide and improve all avenues of district and student communication and information for parents. Watch the video below.
ParentLink’s easy-to-use App provides emergency messaging, custom messages and language translation. Parents can now get OUSD information when they need it.
OUSD Parents using the district’s Aeries portal will be receiving an e-mail with instructions on how to download the App. For more information, please see the district website at http://www.oside.us/parentlink.
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Message from the new principal
Hello King families,
It is my honor to be your new Principal at King Middle School. We have a straightforward goal here at King: to use every moment of every day to focus on learning. This means high expectations coupled with a strong, caring support system.
King is moving forward with its Mission and Vision that will guide the teaching and learning for the next five years. This year, the focus will be the collaboration and ethics. Our amazing teacher experts are always challenging themselves to be more efficient and effective in their practices. This type of growth mindset is what we want to instill in our students as well.
Our goal at King is to be the best school possible and we are constantly reflecting on ways to improve and grow. To do this, we must stay focused on our school values of Kindness, Integrity, Never give up and Generosity,
I look forward to meeting and working with you this coming school year. If you have any questions please give us a call at (760) 901-8800 or come by the school. I am excited to be at King and look forward to leading the students, parents, and staff of such a great school
New District Student Absence Policy
The OUSD Board of Education amended administrative regulation 5113(a) effective August 26th, 2014 regarding student absences. The policy now reads, "Absences must be cleared within 5 school days after the student returns to school."
In accordance with this new policy, please make sure that you clear your student's absence withing five (5) school days after their return. To report your child's absence please call attendance our attendance line at 760-901-8801. Just a reminder in order to excuse your child's tardy it must be for medical reasons.
2014-15 Magazine and Cookie Dough Fundraiser
September is the beginning of our school fundraiser! Find out how you can support King Middle School by visiting our fundraiser page. Click the "Magazine Sale" icon on the left.
Online Data Confirmation Window Opens Again on August 1st
All students must register for school each year. This year is the first year that the Oceanside Unified School District is streamlining the process by allowing online data confirmation/registration. ...more
Quantum Learning Youth Success Summit
We want to invite you to be part of something new—a Youth Success Summit for 6th to 8th grade students and incoming freshmen this July 28th to July 31st in Oceanside, California, here at the Quantum Learning campus. This four-day program is modeled off our student development programs that are currently taking place in schools across the country. Click HERE for a flyer with additional details. You can also visit http://www.quantumlearning.com/oceanside-summit for more information.
OPD Traffic News
OPD officers are in the area of the school at both drop off and dismissal times in an effort to ensure the safe travel of all students. Please abide by the traffic laws and posted zones, show ...more
Would you like to see your student's name up in lights? You can now request a birthday message on our new marquee. Click HERE for the order form and all of the information. You can also place your orders online at our Webstore. If you have any questions, you can contact Stephanie in our Student Store at 760-901-8824.
Make Money for King Every Time You Grocery Shop!!!
Dear Parents and Staff,
Here is an easy way for our school to make money, and it doesn't cost you a thing! We all have to eat, so we are asking you to register your Ralph's grocery store cards (and Von's, Macy's, or other participating merchant cards ~ see the Escrip merchant list). Tell everyone you know to register theirs as well. All you have to do is take a few minutes to register, then use your cards when you shop!!!
Aqui estan unas maneras de recaudar dinero para la escuela. Si tienen una tarjeta de las tiendas Ralph's o Von's, estamos pidiendo que registren su tarjeta en el internet. Solamente tienen que registrarla y usarla cuando vayan de compras.
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Common Core Parent Information
California is one of 45 states nationwide to adopt the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English/Language Arts and mathematics. This shift in teaching has been characterized by some as “the most significant change to classroom instruction since 1998,” when California first adopted its own academic standards. Click the Common Core link above to learn more about the standards and how the Oceanside Unified School District is implementing Common Core in the classroom.
Kids First Initiative and the 8 Keys of Excellence
The OUSD Kids First initiative is off and running. Click Kids First to view the 8 Keys of Excellence, watch student videos and to learn more about this life-changing project and how you can get involved as a partner with the district.
2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook Available Online
The OUSD 2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook is now available for viewing online. The handbook is available in both English and Spanish. Parents can also download a PDF version of this guide. Click Student/Parent Handbook to access this year’s guide.
For questions regarding the handbook, please contact your child’s individual school site or our Education Support Services office at 760-966-4443.