The Lakeside Community

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The Lakeside Community

  • The Lakeside Union School District is located in the unincorporated area of the County in Lakeside, approximately twenty miles from downtown San Diego. 


    There are 11 schools within this nearly 75 square mile suburban/rural district serving approximately 5,000 students in grades K-12.  The district consists of seven elementary schools (K-5), two middle schools (grades 6-8), a charter K-8 and a charter high school.  There are three preschools, an infant/preschool special education program and before and after school childcare programs available.


    The Lakeside Union School District is an innovative leader in curriculum and assessment and is supported through strong community partners.


    District administrators and teachers are well-trained and active in professional and community organizations.  Several of our teachers provide leadership locally and throughout the state.

Last Modified on May 18, 2015