Community Engagement

Rotary Club of San Carlos Donates Dictionaries

Rotary Club Donates Dictionaries

This week members of the Rotary Club of San Carlos have been hand delivering dictionaries to all SCSD third graders. The club joins Rotarians around the country in the project, which aims to help students improve writing, reading and critical thinking skills.

So far, the club has donated dictionaries at White Oaks […]

February 1st, 2018|Community Engagement|

SCEF Kindergarten Parent Information Night

SCEF Kindergarten Parent Information Night
Thursday, February 1, 2018
7:00 – 8:30 pm
Parents and guardians, please join us to learn more about the San Carlos School District and the Kindergarten Program.
Where:  Arroyo Upper Elementary School – Learning Commons
1710 Arroyo Ave., San Carlos, CA
Program Highlights
Vision about SCSD
Overview about our kindergarten program
California school funding
Register at:

January 3rd, 2018|Community Engagement|

Meet Your New School Board Member

Meet Your New School Board Member
San Carlos School District Welcomes Newest Board Member, Neil Layton
When Neil Layton was growing up, his father always reminded him of his responsibility to give back to the community that supports him. And since moving to San Carlos in 2013, he has taken the advice to heart, serving […]

December 8th, 2017|Community Engagement|

Agenda for 12/7/17 Board Meeting Is Posted

The agenda materials have been posted in BoardDocs for the San Carlos School District Board of Trustees’ Regular Board Meeting on December 7, 2017.  Here is the link to access the agenda: 

December 1st, 2017|Community Engagement, News|

Thanksgiving Message from Interim Superintendent Doerpinghaus

Dear San Carlos Community,

As we near the end of our first trimester and enter into this season of gratitude, I want to take this opportunity to share a few of my appreciations with you.

One of the things I am most grateful for is the power of our schools to change people’s lives. […]

November 17th, 2017|Community Engagement, News|

District Office Change of Hours

Please note that the District Office will not open until 9am on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 due to PG&E’s temporary interruption of services.  Should you have any questions during normal business hours, please contact the District Office at (650)508-7333.

In addition here are the fall closures for the District Office:

November 10, 2017
November 23-24, […]

October 13th, 2017|Community Engagement|

Candidate Forum on October 10, 2017

Weren’t able to make it to the candidate forum on October 10, 2017 to see what the candidates running for school board had to say?  Don’t worry as you can watch the recording here.

October 12th, 2017|Community Engagement|

Parenting Teens in Cyberspace & Beyond- Tuesday, October 17

Parenting Teens in Cyberspace & Beyond- Tuesday, October 17
We are excited to present our first parent education event of the year next Tuesday, Oct. 17 from 6:30pm-8:30pm in the Central Middle School Atrium.

Our wonderful Middle School and Upper Elementary Principals, staff and other local experts will share best practices during breakout sessions on the following […]

October 12th, 2017|Community Engagement|

San Carlos School Board Candidate Forum

Please join us for the San Carlos School Board Candidate Forum, hosted by PTA Coordinating Council, San Carlos Education Foundation (SCEF) and San Mateo County League of Women Voters. Come meet the four candidates running for three open seats and submit your questions for them to answer.  Learn more about the role of a […]

October 4th, 2017|Community Engagement, News|

Extra Protection Against the Flu Needed

Although the weather has been unseasonably warm lately, we know the cold and flu season is just around the corner. Please consider ramping up your immune system and environmental defenses with the following suggestions:

Remember to wash hands at least 3 times during the day, especially before eating. Effective hand washing involves using soap and rubbing vigorously long enough to sing […]

September 27th, 2017|Community Engagement, News|