Students and families at Lakeside Union School District (LUSD) schools are privileged to be a part of some of the best programs education has to offer. Lakeside believes in families and allowing them to choose schools and programs that best meet their children’s needs, whether it be in a guitar performing arts class or in Mandarin or Spanish one-way Immersion. The popularity of these programs are in the details that allow for flexibility and comfort for students and families.

Lakeside is an education family who leads a variety of programs to support academic choice and foster opportunities for the future. Lakeside is a leader in choice Honors programs as well with science, performing arts, and language immersion pathways.

Students have access to award-winning programs at LUSD where they can become bilingual and even trilingual. These programs include Best School of the Year (Han Bon) and Best Chinese Program in America (Confucius Institute, San Diego State University). These programs allow language immersion students to outperform both State and county students on math and language state testing.

Lakeside strives to nurture families and child interests, so choices in schools and programs are offered in a broad range. Students have access to programs where they can learn dance, guitar, painting, choral arts, instrumental music, and orchestra. Students interested in STEM may follow a pathway in high-end science pursuing Engineering in Project Lead the Way or join one of the technology and coding clubs.

Great programs, run by caring staff, with a smaller number of students, where families can choose what their student participates in all lend to the popularity of Lakeside’s programs. Lakeside Union Schools provide a family-friendly atmosphere where smaller is better and where choice is real. Smaller class and school sizes than the state average make for a safer, united environment for students to thrive where parents are welcomed and celebrated as partners. At Lakeside Union School District, students are people, not numbers, known by the staff and principals who encourage and nurture them.   

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About Lakeside Union School District

The Lakeside Union School District (LUSD) is located in the East County area of San Diego, California and is comprised of six elementary schools and two middle schools. LUSD is dedicated to providing a challenging environment that will instill a love of lifelong learning and promote academic, vocational and social skills necessary for fulfillment in students’ futures. LUSD strives to ensure every child has a quality education in a safe, accepting, and respectful environment where education is exciting.

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Company Name: Schools of Arts and Sciences | Lakeside Union School District
Contact Person: Lisa DeRosier
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Phone: (619) 390-2606
Address:12335 Woodside Avenue
City: Lakeside
State: CA 92040
Country: United States