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First Day of School Aug 21

Office Closed for Summer

Office Closed Annoucement

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School Lunch Applications

See if You Qualify & Get Important Benefits!


CUSD Free/Reduced Lunch Application

  • Calavera's Title 1 status and additional funding for the school are provided based on the number of students eligible for this program.
  • Eligibility may help you obtain other resources and benefits such as Pandemic EBTCalFresh, and other assistance programs through the school or community.
  • Eligibility may qualify you for ELO-P providing the opportunity for free/reduced Kids Care or After School Enrichment classes through Carlsbad Education Foundation pending space in the program.

Your eligibility status is confidential. If you have further questions contact CUSD Nutrition Services at 760-331-5084.

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June 12 Board Meeting Wrap Up

Here is a wrap up of the June 12, 2024 meeting of the CUSD Board of Trustees, including links to a webpage with slide decks, copies of approved resolutions, and prior meeting agendas and minutes. P . . . Read More

Coyote Communication Newsletter Edition- Summer Edition

Good evening, Calavera Families,  It's been a great school year and now I am excited to wish you a wonderful summer break! Check out the final edition of the Coyote Communication Newsletter for the . . . Read More

Carlsbad Unified Connections: June 7, 2024

Congrats to our Class of 2024 graduates, and to every one of our students, staff and families for successfully completing the school year!  In this week’s edition of our newsletter, Carlsbad Un . . . Read More

Coyote Communication Newsletter- May 31, 2024

Good evening, Calavera Families,  Can you believe there are only 4 more days left in the school year?! I look forward to the celebrations and fun we will have next week! Check out this week's Coyot . . . Read More

Welcome to Carlsbad USD

The intertwined roots of the Carlsbad community and its schools hark back to 1872, when "Carlsbad by the Sea" began to burgeon as an agricultural community and resort destination. The original Carlsbad School, pictured here circa 1890, was located on the site of current Pine Avenue Park on Harding Street in the downtown/Barrio area.




2018 Bond Measure & Long Range Facility Plan

CUSD has provided an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment to students in our community since 1958. Click here for our Long Range Facility Plan & bond measure information.






Student Care Enrollment and Information

Enroll in our onsite student care programs that align with the Carlsbad Unified School District’s learning model. 






School Library Staff are here to Support You

School Library Staff are here to support students, parents, and staff with services including access to textbooks, novels, research and reference materials, and books for independent reading choices. Meet your school's Library Media Technician today.