Why Us

97% Graduation Rate

UCSD's rigorous curriculum helps to contribute to a regularly high graduation rate.

Higher Education

71% of UCSD Graduates attend higher education including 4-year and 2-year colleges as well as trade schools.

Co-Curricular Activities

80% of all students participate in co-curricular activities including academic and sports offerings.

Educational Experience

Teachers average 10 years of experience and teach a curriculum that reflects best practices in education and motivates students.

Student of the Week

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Destiny is dedicated and focused on figuring out any new concepts shown to her. She is an example to her classmates with her ability to advocate for herself and ask for help when she needs it. She has a positive attitude and never gives up. ~Ms. Osmun, Math Teacher

- November 14 - 18, 2022

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Eli's work ethic, study habits, and attention to detail set him apart in the math classroom; he wants to do well and works hard to do it.  He is a leader in and out of the classroom and sets a positive example for his peers with his positive approach to any task. ~Ms. Jarvis, Math Teacher

- November 7 - 11, 2022

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Chase is such a great student and helper. He is always ready for class, willing to participate, and has a positive mindset. ~Ms. Peter, 5/6 Teacher

- October 24 - 28, 2022

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Angel is a student who is always striving to improve. He seeks feedback, revises his work, and asks questions, always working to do his best. He's not intimidated by challenges and uses setbacks to motivate him to do better. He's a role model for all of us in this way. ~ Mr. Smith, English Teacher

- October 17 - 21, 2022

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Oliver is a studious and helpful student in class, as well as an active participant in all our Spanish activities.  Even more importantly, Oliver is unfailingly polite and kind - a positive role model for his peers and valuable addition to the classroom culture. ~Ms. Vowell, Spanish Teacher

- October 10 - 14, 2022

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Isabella is always prepared to learn new concepts and works diligently to complete her assigned tasks. Isabella always treats others with respect, understanding and kindness and she has been a joy to work with. ~Mr. Gregory, Science Teacher

- October 3 - 7, 2022

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Cindy has become increasingly more focused on her grades and her attendance, and has been so diligent about completing the work she starts. Cindy is a cheerful, determined, and persistent student, and a kind and helpful classmate. Work, girl! ~Ms. Eustace , 5/6 Teacher

- September 26 - 30, 2022

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Ylah exhibits a positive outlook and attitude in the classroom. She is a very responsible and hard-working student as she consistently shows enthusiasm to accomplish each task on time. ~ Ms. Forfieda, Science Teacher

- September 19 - 23, 2022

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Elyssameri is a great student to have in my class.  She always has a smile to share with her classmates.  She is thoughtful in her answers and works hard in class.  I am so thankful to have her as a student. ~Ms. Nininger, Social Studies Teacher

- September 12 - 16, 2022