I am declaring a hiring freeze for the district beginning November 4th as a result of the drastic revenue loss suffered after the implementation of the new state funding formula known as the Local Control Funding Formula. I regret this decision, but the current funding situation suggests an adoption of this policy without delay. It is the hope for all that this strategy will help the district avoid laying off certain employees and canceling programs in the next school…Continue
After much consideration for her family and her own personal goals, Jennifer Moore has accepted the assignment as Principal of Coronado High School beginning July 1, 2013. Jenny, a graduate of CHS and currently CHS Assistant Principal for the past 8 years, is excited for the opportunity and looks forward to the challenge.…Continue
It is my sad duty to inform the community that after many years of service as Principal of Coronado High School, Karl Mueller has decided to accept the position of principal at Canyon Crest Academy in the San Dieguito Union High School District. He will begin this new position on July 1, 2013.
We will miss Karl and all that he has added to this district and to CHS as a principal, administrator, and as an educator. The quality of his work and the dedication he has shown will…Continue
Graduation for our Coronado High School seniors is rapidly approaching. Unfortunately this time of joy and celebration may result in tragedy and heartbreak for some in our city. In recent years we have seen the tragic deaths and serious injuries of several San Diego County teenagers. These tragic motor vehicle accidents were a direct result of young people consuming alcohol. In some cases alcohol was provided to the children by adults…Continue
This is the time when our District builds its budget, in detail, for the following school year. CUSD continues to face fiscal challenges, largely due to the State of California taking over 22% off the top of our main source of funds. This cost the District approximately $4.5 million in 2012-13 alone. Due to the fiscal prudence of our Boards of Directors through the years, CUSD has been able to use reserve funds to maintain its excellent educational program through these…