🎉 Celebrating the invaluable contributions of administrative professionals throughout CUSD! Pictured are just a few of the friendly faces who are part of an amazing team that makes CUSD tick. ⏰ We 👀 and appreciate each of you, today and every day! 👏🌟 #AdministrativeProfessionalsDay #ThankYou #TeamCUSD #TheCeresWay
2 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Career Days are cropping up across CUSD elementary campuses, reflecting our focus on early college and career preparation. Presenters at Samuel Vaughn Elementary School's Career Day included Turlock Irrigation District, M&ET Railroad, Ceres Police Department, Ceres Fire Department, AMR, Gallo, real estate professionals, healthcare professionals, and many others. Thank you to all who participated! For more photos, please visit our Facebook page.
2 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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AMR employee speaks with two female students in back of ambulance
Fireman speaks to gathered students from open door of firetruck
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Board member Valli Wigt with four students
Congratulations to our Masonic Essay Contest winners who wrote about best practices for learning environments in which all students can thrive! Pictured left to right are Deputy Superintendent Dr. Amy Peterman, Yasmin (2nd Place Elementary), Dalia (1st Place Junior High), Jase (2nd Place High School), Kiera (1st Place High School), Gianna (1st Place Elementary), Mason Al Calbreath, Izairah (2nd Place Junior High), and CUSD Board President Hugo Molina. ✍️🥇🥈👏 Thank you, Ceres Masons Smyrna Lodge 532!
2 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Winners holding certificates at Masonic Lodge
April 22 is set aside as #EarthDay – a time to celebrate the world we live in and commit to taking care of it together! For a look at the roots of Earth Day and ideas for celebrating with children, visit https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/celebrations/article/earth-day.
2 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Students at Patricia Kay Beaver Leadership Magnet had a special visitor today. Stanislaus County Superior Court Judge Sonny Sandhu stopped by to discuss the purpose and function of law and the importance of considering lawmakers' intent. Students even analyzed a sample law! 👨‍⚖️ #CeresLearns #TheCeresWay
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Judge presents to class
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Four students with judge
Two staff members with judge
Either way, wishing our #CUSDfamily a joy-filled day and a happy spring break! 🌞💐🐣
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
pink marshmallow bunnies and jelly beans
Each spring, members of the Rotary Club of Ceres are joined by CUSD staff in bringing adventures to life as guest readers in our classrooms! Books from the Rotary Read-in are then donated to school and classroom libraries. 📖📚🌟 This is just one of the many ways that Ceres Rotary supports learning and student success, year after year. For more photos, please visit our Facebook page.
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Guest reader and teacher hold up book, "The  Big Cheese"
Each year, we have the profound honor of celebrating one student from each CUSD school who has met extraordinary challenges with the resilience, focus, and determination needed to achieve. Please join us in celebrating our 2024 #EveryStudentSucceeding honorees! For all of the photos, please visit CUSD's Facebook page. 👏🤩 #TheCeresWay
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Deputy Superintendent addresses audience
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Celebrating CUSD's dual language academies for their top honors from the Central Valley Dual Language Consortium! 🎉🏆🥇✨ Caswell Elementary has been named the organization's Exceptional Program of the Year and Principal Angelica Mariscal of Lucas Elementary Dual Language Academy is the Administrator of the Year! #BilingualBiliterate #TheCeresWay
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Spring break is on its way, March 29-April 5! 🌼 Friday, March 29 – All CUSD schools and offices closed 🌼 Monday-Friday, April 1-5 – Non-student days 🌼 Monday, April 8 – Welcome back! CUSD schools will be awarding attendance prizes on Thursday, March 28, so let's finish the month strong! 👊 #SchoolEveryDay #TheCeresWay
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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What an incredible turnout for our first-ever CUSD College & Career Family Night! The evening offered workshops, panel discussions, and informational tables where students and their families could make connections and learn about options and opportunities for their future. Thank you to everyone who supported this event! For more photos, please visit our Facebook page.
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Little girl kneels to get a closer look at robotic dog
College representative interacts with community member at info table
Crowd perusing info tables
Calling all music lovers, performers, and fans to the electrifying district-wide performance that is … Bandtastic! 🎶🌟 Join us as CUSD musicians in grades 6-12 unite for an unforgettable evening of talent and toe-tapping rhythm. Mark your calendar for March 26 at 6 p.m. in the CVHS Gym. 🎉🎷🥁 #Bandtastic #MusicInSchools #TheCeresWay
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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During #WomensHistoryMonth, we couldn't resist sharing this gem! Pictured are CUSD's first female Superintendent, Dr. Bea Lingenfelter (left), with current Superintendent Dr. Denise Wickham and incoming Superintendent Dr. Amy Peterman. Retired Superintendent Dr. Scott Siegel is in excellent company! #SuperQuartet #TeamCUSD #TheCeresWay
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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A heartfelt thank you to everyone who made last night's CUSD Town Hall meeting a success: Community organizations, educators, health professionals, and law enforcement officials who addressed the dangers of tobacco and cannabis vaping and the importance of early intervention ❤️ The many families who attended to learn more and to take an active role in prevention ❤️ Our dedicated Student Services team who coordinated and staffed the event. #TeamCUSD #OurCeresComunity #TheCeresWay
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Presenter at podium with microphone
Audience members stop by exhibitor tables
Two Student Services staff members draw raffle winners
Congratulations to Jose, Emiliano, and Stephan! The Stanislaus County Office of Education and ACSA Stanislaus Charter honored these inspiring CUSD students for their courage and resilience in overcoming tremendous obstacles to attain their goals. We are so proud of you! ✨ #EveryStudentSucceeding #TheCeresWay
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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CUSD’s first-ever district-wide College and Career Family Night is just a week away, on Tuesday, March 19 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Argus/Endeavor, 2555 Lawrence St., Ceres. An event program is now available with all of the session details, maps, and more! Please visit https://www.ceres.k12.ca.us/page/college-awareness and click the “Register Now” or “Event Program” buttons. See you there!
3 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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As part of today’s district-wide professional learning, approximately 180 classified staff members engaged in a lively session with presenter Tina Hayes. The focus? Representing ourselves and our district with #excellence and taking customer service to the next level. 🌟 For more photos, please visit our Facebook page. #TeamCUSD #Elevate #TheCeresWay
4 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Four staff members, one with microphone
The California Department of Education has named Ceres High School a California Distinguished School! The CDE calls this recognition “one of the state’s most important ways to celebrate exceptional schools, districts, teachers, and classified employees for their innovation, talent, and success in supporting students.” Exceptional student performance and progress toward closing the achievement gap are two of the factors considered in the selection process. CHS is one of only three Stanislaus County schools honored this year! #CaliforniaDistinguishedSchool #TheCeresWay
4 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Staff gathered across the district today to learn, collaborate, and fine-tune their superpowers to ensure that our students receive the highest caliber of instruction and services that support learning. We stopped by Caswell Dual Language Academy where a Dual Language Instructional Summit was underway with Lucas Elementary DLA! #TeamCUSD #LifelongLearning #TheCeresWay
4 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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This week, nearly 160 high school students from CVHS, CHS, WCHS and Argus and Endeavor took part in the Soroptimist International of Ceres #DreamItBeIt program. This annual event focuses on supporting young women in achieving education and career goals. Activities included writing goal-setting letters to future selves. We are grateful for the positive impact of Ceres Soroptimists in our schools! 🤩 #TheCeresWay
4 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
High school students seated around table writing letters
Four high school students under colorful balloon arch
Students holding signs under colorful balloon arch