Image

School Stories

Stories and Information on local schools and students

A Sweet Victory 
2 years ago

A Sweet Victory 

By  •  School Stories

Cape Rey Carlsbad’s 2nd Annual Holiday Gingerbread House Contest made the recent holiday season a bit sweeter for local Carlsbad schools Calavera Hills Elementary (CHE) and Hope Elementary. Taking top …
Read More

Carlsbad Unified Superintendent Lovely to Retire in June
2 years ago

Carlsbad Unified Superintendent Lovely to Retire in June

By  •  School Stories

Steady Leadership

After serving as Carlsbad Unified School District’s (CUSD) Superintendent for four years, Dr. Suzette Lovely announced in mid-January that she will be retiring at the end of the …
Read More

CUSD Officials Skydive for Peace
2 years ago

CUSD Officials Skydive for Peace

By  •  School Stories

Carlsbad Unified School District (CUSD) officials, Superintendent Suzette Lovely, Jefferson Elementary Principal Chad Lund, and Hope Elementary Principal Richard Tubbs helped local nonprofit Kids for Peace (KFP) kick off the …
Read More

Miss Carlsbad Scholarship Pageant 
2 years ago

Miss Carlsbad Scholarship Pageant 

By  •  School Stories

The 62nd Annual Miss and Teen Carlsbad Scholarship Pageant, presented by the San Diego North County Lions Club, is seeking single female contestants ages 13 to 26 who reside or …
Read More

Carlsbad Golf Classic
2 years ago

Carlsbad Golf Classic

By  •  School Stories

The Carlsbad Educational Foundation (CEF) recently held its 15th Annual Golf Classic at The Crossings at Carlsbad. The event was a fun-filled day on the links with unique contests, interactive …
Read More

Excellence in Academics
2 years ago

Excellence in Academics

By  •  School Stories

Alyssa Newman, a senior at The Grauer School, has been named a Commended Student in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit …
Read More

CUSD’s Doug Green Named California Teacher of the Year
2 years ago

CUSD’s Doug Green Named California Teacher of the Year

By  •  School Stories

Exceptional Educator

Valley Middle School (VMS) and Carlsbad High School (CHS) Broadcast Journalism teacher Doug Green has been named one of five California Teachers of the Year for 2016 after …
Read More

New Art Comes to Carrillo Elementary 
2 years ago

New Art Comes to Carrillo Elementary 

By  •  School Stories

Local resident Stephany Barry recently volunteered her time, talents, and resources to paint new murals at the handball courts at Carrillo Elementary School. The 10-by-17-foot cinder block walls were previously …
Read More

The Grauer School Celebrates 25th Anniversary
2 years ago

The Grauer School Celebrates 25th Anniversary

By  •  School Stories

The Grauer School recently celebrated its 25th anniversary with the grand opening of a new permanent campus building. The new addition more than doubled the classroom square footage and was …
Read More

Local Musicians Take Trip of a Lifetime
2 years ago

Local Musicians Take Trip of a Lifetime

By  •  School Stories

SDYS Returns from China

The San Diego Youth Symphony’s (SDYS) recent 70th Anniversary China Tour allowed advanced musicians from all over San Diego, including Carlsbad, to experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity …
Read More