District Weekly Highlights
October 14 - 18, 2019
From the Desk of the Superintendent
Dear CUSD Team,

Red Shoe Day - October 17, 2019
Thank you to all of our students and staff who participated in "The Red Shoe Day". All proceeds will benefit Imperial Valley families who stay @ the Ronald McDonald House while a child is undergoing treatment.

Red Ribbon Week October 23 - 31
The Red Ribbon Theme for 2019 is "Send a message. Stay drug free." Red Ribbon Week promotes drug awareness, education, & prevention. We our very proud to celebrate Red Ribbon Week throughout all of our schools in our District. We also honor the memory of DEA Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena and recognize and thank all law enforcement agencies. Many activities are planned to promote healthy living and lifestyles. Let's all wear red symbolizing that we are all committed to a drug-free Calexico.

Digital Learning Academy Makes Front Page News

The Imperial Valley Press visited one of the Digital Learning Academy Classrooms this week. Great article....read it HERE

Have a wonderful weekend!

Carlos R. Gonzales

School Highlights
Kennedy Gardens
The Eagles are soaring, learning, and achieving with AVID Schoolwide. This week is an early start for Red Ribbon celebrations by Pledging to Be Drug Free; and our Digital Learning Academy is in the news!
Cesar Chavez
Celebrating our Students and the Great California Shakeout Participation.


Dool Elementary
Dool Cougars

Jefferson Elementary
Jefferson Elementary welcomes you to see all the great things happening during the past few weeks.
Department Highlights
English Learners
This month our sites along with our assessment team are piloting the ELPAC assessment. We also visited sites during their SEBT lessons and intervention classes.

Food Services
The National School Lunch Program serves more than 30 million children every school day. President John F. Kennedy created National School lunch Week (NSLW) in 1962 to promote 
Migrant Education
We would like to announce that we have moved to our new office! We are now located at the New Family Resource Center at 641 Rockwood Ave. in Room 5. Please come to visit our new location. Click on the "Read More" tab to catch up on our Program Highlights

Calexico Unified School District