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Infinite Campus

Welcome to Infinite Campus. All parents must present ID at their child's school to access this system. You will then be provided a code known as an "access key". After you have an access key, please click on the Infinite Campus Parent Portal link at the left of this webpage.

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 parents resources This Device Resources for Parents document contains basic tutorials and guides for parents on using Chromebooks, tablets, Google Apps and Drive, and accessing student assignments offline. There are also resources available on device care and monitoring and managing devices at home.
Student Device Insurance Information Student Device Insurance Information
Ceres Unified School District is providing families optional device (tablets or Chromebooks) insurance protection. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION


Whats Happening

College Information
Ceres is Serious About College. College information and resources are available here.  more
 CUSD is Going to World CUSD is Going One to World
Our goal is to equip students and teachers with the right tools to enhance classroom learning. This will support students' path to be college and career ready. READ MORE...
The Patricia Kay Beaver Elementary School brochure and application are now available.
The Patricia Kay Beaver Elementary School brochure and application are now available. Please click the "Read More" link to find more information.  more
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The CUSD Report to the Community 2016 has been released.  more
CUSD Board Updates Vision Statement
All students academically prepared to achieve their full potential, supported by and contributing to the community   more


Keeping Our Schools Safe!

Students Speaking Out provides students with a safe, informal, and anonymous system to give information about criminal activity, threats, or weapons, without fear of retaliation. If you have information about a crime committed at your school, or about threats of a crime or possible shooting...

Call the 24-Hour Students Speaking Out Hotline
at 209-521-4636 (INFO)

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For Supporting Ceres Schools, Students, and Families!


Ceres Unified School District

Volunteer Application Process

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To enhance the safety and well-being of CUSD students, the District will continue implementing a new volunteer approval process.

The District will require all school volunteers to have an approved application on file. Previously approved supervised volunteers do not need to fill out another application for the 2015-2016 school year unless informed otherwise. Unserpervised volunteers will need to fill out new applications every year.

    Click the link below to download the new volunteer approval application and information or you may find a copy at each site.

Volunteer Application webpage link

Current CUSD students are exempt from this process.

School Choice and Supplemental Educational Services (SES)

If you received a letter regarding the Program Improvement status of your child’s school, your child may be eligible to take advantage of School Choice and Supplemental Educational Services (SES).

If your child’s school is in Year 1 or above in Program Improvement, you have the option of transferring your child to a school that is not identified for improvement. Click here for more information on School Choice.

If your child’s school is in Year 2 or above in Program Improvement, your child may be eligible to receive free tutoring. Click here for more information on Supplemental Educational Services (SES).

Dental Check-ups Required for Your Child

California law (Education Code Section 49452.8) states your child must have a dental check-up by May 31 of his/her first year in public school. A California licensed dental professional operating within their scope of practice must perform the check-up and fill out Section 2 of the Oral Health Assessment Form. If your child had a dental check-up in the 12 months before he/she starts school, ask your dentist to fill out Section 2. If you are unable to get a dental check-up for your child, fill out Section 3. Return this form to the school no later than May 31 of your child’s
first school year.
Free Dental Varnish Service for Children 0-5 
(click here for more information -English and Spanish

School Enrollment Process and Forms
for 2015-2016

School Enrollment Process (Step by Step Instructions on how to enroll your child in school)

2015-2016 Request for Intra (Within Ceres) / Inter District Agreement (form and procedures) - (Spanish) and the Request To Rescind School Enrollment Through An Intradistrict Agreement - (Spanish) forms are now available.

These forms are provided by the Child Welfare and Attendance Department.

After School Program Information and more...

Parent Resources for After School ASES

The CUSD Educational Options Department provides academic intervention and recreation programs to 2nd through 8th grade students during the after school program, commonly known as ASES and AIP. High school students are also provided classes after school to earn credits toward graduation through the Academic Extended Day Program and Ceres Adult School.

For more information on these programs and more, click here.

Promotion/Retention Criteria for Students

Parents can now review the criteria a student must meet to be promoted to the next grade, as well as the criteria required to retain a student in the same grade for the next year. Click here for more information.

Special Education Needs

If you think your child has a disability or you need information on special education click here for more information from the Student Support Services Department.

Important Information from CUSD Nurses about MRSA and more....

With the continuous rise in the number of cases being reported of Bird flu, West Nile virus, and the MRSA (staph infection) it is extremely important that you obtain information about these viruses and how you can prevent them from spreading. CUSD nurses have created downloadable information pages for convenient reference.


H1N1 (Swine) Flu & Pertussis Whooping Cough

Information Update

Family Resources Available

Do you have a child of pre-school age? Click here for more information about Pre-School and Head Start programs in Ceres Unified.

Do you need small group child care before school? Creative Learning Children's Center is a fee-based program available before and after school. Click here for more information.

Do you need information on how to get your child the proper immunizations, the Student Support Services Department provides this information. Click here to access the current list.

Do you need resources to help your family, including housing assistance, parent education, and more? The staff at Ceres Healthy Start is here to help you!

Do you need low-cost, affordable health insurance for your child? The Healthy Families program is available, contact Ceres Healthy Start for more information.

Website Resources: (English) (Spanish)

Parent Teacher Council or other Parent Volunteer Group 

Are you interested in participating in your child's Parent Teacher Council? If so, visit your child's school site website or call the school's main office for more information.