Our School District
The San Carlos School District serves approximately 3,200 students in Kindergarten through 8th grade and includes seven excellent schools. The District has four K-4 elementary schools, two 5-8 middle schools, and one K-8 charter school. The San Carlos public schools are highly regarded and offer a rewarding learning experience:
- Test scores in the top five percent statewide
- Highly involved parents
- Innovative teachers
- Historical low student/teacher ratios
- Applied technology to enhance learning and communication
- On-site after-school programs
- Special student development programs
- Educational partnerships with our business community
The San Carlos School District has a rich tradition of educational excellence that blends time-honored personal attitudes of responsibility, courtesy, perseverance, risk-taking, and cooperation with the intellectual habits of curiosity, clear communication, problem solving, information acquisition, and logical judgments.
Education is a valued priority, both in the schools and throughout the community. Educational and community involvement programs have received recognition at the local, state, and national levels. Parents, community members and public agencies join competent and caring teachers and staff to provide a rich, deep, and broad spectrum of educational opportunities. Together they form a learning alliance that is dedicated to ensuring that all students possess the habits, skills and attitudes necessary to succeed in high school and be offered the invitation of a post secondary education and satisfactory employment.