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At Sacramento Apartments, we understand the importance of education in today's society. Parents want nothing more than to place their children in schools where they know their children will be in good hands. Especially when moving to a new area, parents want to make sure that there are appropriate schools nearby. Researching specific needs and wants for their children's education is the first step that any moving parent should take. A simple phone call to the school's district will answer most of your questions, but not all. Some cases may require a visit to a counselor who is more than willing to help a parent find the right education and school for their kids. The internet is also a very useful source for information regarding ANYTHING related to your child's education. Here is a link to the Sacramento City Unified School District website.

Sacramento Unified School District

California Department of Education

The Sacramento City Unified School District

Our Vision
Create a world-class educational system, pre-kindergarten through adult, that enables all students to excel in the new millennium.

Our Mission
The Sacramento City Unified School District provides all students the knowledge, skills, and educational opportunities to achieve high academic standards and be successful in a changing global society.

Guiding Principles
  • Personal responsibility drives the actions of each member of our Learning Support Units
  • All stakeholders are honored, valued and included in the design, implementation and monitoring of work around essential areas and issues;
  • Analysis of agreed upon data is used to measure outcomes and revise practice;
  • Budget decisions and program strategies are based on the academic, social and emotional needs of all students.

District Priorities Developed by the Board of Education and Superintendent

  • Equity, access, and achievement for every student by name
  • Student Engagement, Development & "Voice"
  • Standards-aligned system for teaching-&-learning
  • Safe environments for learning and work
  • Investing in our employees
  • Parent/Family engagement
  • Strong relationships with our partners
  • Mission-driven, empowering infrastructure
  • Sacramento City Unified School District
    - M. Magdalena Carrillo Mejia, Ph.D., Superintendent


What is the California Department of Education's phone number?
Call 319-0792

Where do I find out about my child's school of attendance?
Call Student Records, 643-9431. From your address, they can tell you the elementary, middle or high school of attendance.

How to change schools from our neighborhood school to another school INSIDE the district?
You need an Intra-district permit. Call Student Services at 643-9435 OR
You need to apply for Open Enrollment in January for the following year. Call Open Enrollment at 643-9075.

How to change schools from our neighborhood school to another school OUTSIDE the district?
You need to request an Inter-district permit. Call Student Services at 643-9435.

Who do I call for Payroll, STRS, PERS information?
Call Payroll, 643-9400

Who do I call for School Calendar questions?
Call the Communications Office, 643-9040

What is the Parent Complaint Process on issues pertaining to school employees?
Speak to your vice principal or principal. If the issue is still unresolved, you may call the associate superintendent who oversees your school.

Who handles problems at the school site pertaining to building use, air conditioning, heating, grounds?
Speak first to your vice principal or principal. The principal will inform the Plant Manager who will contact the Buildings and Grounds department.

What does my child need to get into school?
You need to bring your child's birth certificate, immunization record, and proof of residency such as a utility bill.

Who handles school cafeteria concerns and menu questions?
Call Nutrition Services, 277-6716. The menu is printed in "The Connection," and on "School Lunch Web Page", and is recorded on the 24-hour information line, 643-9497.
School Uniforms complaints and questions.
Call Graciela Albiar, Director of Federal and State Programs, 643-9160.

Who handles vendor questions? How does a vendor get an RFP?
Our Purchasing Department handles all vendor RFP's and other vendor information, 277-6663

My child was suspended. How do I appeal the suspension?
There is an appeal process. The Behavior and Placement Office will set up a hearing, 643-9425

Who handles health issues at school, such as lice?
Call Health Services, 643-9412

What is the process for distributing flyers and other information at school sites?
All flyers/information needs to be approved by the Communications Office first. Once approved, you may bring it to the school site administrator and he/she will advise you on the best way to disseminate at the school site. Communications Office, 643-9040

What before- and after-school programs does the district have?
You may contact our After School Coordinator Joe Hudson, 643-9235, to get a complete listing of the after school programs in the district. The City of Sacramento coordinates both before- and after-school 4th R programs. You may reach them at 808-6021. The City of Sacramento also coordinates START, a before- and after-school program. The START office number is 277-6197. The district's Children's Center is also a good resource for before- and after-school programs. Their number is 643-7800.

The Purpose of CDE

The California Department of Education (CDE) oversees the state's diverse and dynamic public school system that is responsible for the education of more than seven million children and young adults in more than 9,000 schools. The CDE and the State Superintendent of Public Instruction are responsible for enforcing education law and regulations; and for continuing to reform and improve public elementary school programs, secondary school programs, adult education, some preschool programs, and child care programs. The CDE's mission is to provide leadership, assistance, oversight, and resources so that every Californian has access to an education that meets world-class standards. The CDE is committed to working in partnership with local schools to improve student achievement.

The CDE's goals include:
  • Holding local educational agencies accountable for student achievement in all programs and for all groups of students
  • Building local capacity to enable all students to achieve state standards
  • Expanding and improving a system of recruiting, developing, and supporting teachers that instills excellence in every classroom, preschool through adult
  • Providing statewide leadership that promotes effective use of technology to improve teaching and learning
  • Increasing efficiency and effectiveness in administration of kindergarten through grade twelve education, including student record keeping, and good financial management practices
  • Providing broader and more effective communication among the home, school, district, county, and state
  • Establishing and fostering systems of school, home, and community resources that provide the physical, emotional, and intellectual support that each student needs to succeed
  • Advocating for additional resources and flexibility, and providing statewide leadership that promotes good business practices, so that California schools can target their resources to assure success for all students
  • Improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the Department

Source from Sacramento Public Schools

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