Let’s do our part to stay safe

Let’s do our part to stay safe

Thanks to the health and safety precautions Capistrano Unified School District is following, they are one of few districts in
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Esencia Elementary teacher recognized with prestigious state award

Esencia Elementary teacher recognized with prestigious state award

By Cathi Douglas For Leslie Whitaker, a third-grade teacher at Esencia Elementary, it’s surreal to be one of six California
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‘To Know Better’ video brings students together to spread kindness

‘To Know Better’ video brings students together to spread kindness

By Bradley Zint Students from Canyon Vista Elementary and Don Juan Avila Middle schools are working together to produce a
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Students at Don Juan Avila come out of pandemic with new skills: resiliency, flexibility and self-reliance

Students at Don Juan Avila come out of pandemic with new skills: resiliency, flexibility and self-reliance

By Lou Ponsi From no school, to virtual school to hybrid school, students and teachers have been among the groups
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One million meals and counting: CUSD continues serving food to children across the district

One million meals and counting: CUSD continues serving food to children across the district

By Lou Ponsi Thanks in large part to a waiver extended by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), schools
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Capistrano Unified: A year in review

Capistrano Unified: A year in review

With 2020 behind us, we are reflecting back on all the ups and downs we’ve weathered together at Capistrano Unified.
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Here are some ways CUSD donated to help others during the holidays

Here are some ways CUSD donated to help others during the holidays

By Mike Cisneros The Capistrano Unified School District has always been committed to finding ways to help those less fortunate
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Hoag, CUSD webinar shares tips for optimal health during holidays

Hoag, CUSD webinar shares tips for optimal health during holidays

Capistrano Unified leaders hosted a webinar Tuesday featuring the advice of a South County doctor on the coronavirus pandemic, general
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Aviation student set to soar at Tesoro High

Aviation student set to soar at Tesoro High

By Greg Mellen According to Lisa Fredette, taking two semesters of the Aviation Careers class at Tesoro High permanently altered
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District surprises teacher on her 40-year anniversary

District surprises teacher on her 40-year anniversary

Lucille Robustelli has devoted her 40-year teaching career to serving students with special needs. And Robustelli has served all 40
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