Friday, March 8 is a non-student day while our staff engage in district-wide professional learning. We look forward to seeing students back at school on Monday, March 11. As a reminder, students with one or fewer absences this month will be eligible for their school's drawings for exciting attendance prizes! #SchoolEveryDay #TheCeresWay
4 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
March 8 non-student day
First observed in 1885 to honor President George Washington’s birthday, the holiday now known as Presidents’ Day occurs the third Monday of each February as a day to honor all U.S. presidents. Whether you spend today reading, speaking, thinking, and writing (as sixth President John Quincy Adams encouraged) or in some other pursuit, we wish you a Happy #PresidentsDay! 🇺🇸
5 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Quote on U.S. flag background: Let us dare to read, speak, think, and write. -John Quincy Adams
First observed in 1885 to honor President George Washington’s birthday, the holiday now known as Presidents’ Day occurs the third Monday of each February as a day to honor all U.S. presidents. Whether you spend today reading, speaking, thinking, and writing (as sixth President John Quincy Adams encouraged) or in some other pursuit, we wish you a Happy #PresidentsDay, and look forward to seeing everyone back at school tomorrow! 🇺🇸
5 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Quote on U.S. flag background: Let us dare to read, speak, think, and write. - John Quincy Adams
CUSD schools will be closed for the February break from Monday, Feb. 12 through Monday, Feb. 19 (Presidents' Day). The District Office will be closed Monday, Feb. 12 and Monday, Feb. 19 (open Feb. 13-16). We will look forward to seeing everyone back at school on Tuesday, Feb. 20. As a reminder, students with 0-1 absences in February are automatically entered into their school's drawing for a PlayStation 5! 👊
5 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
District Office with text overlay: February Break dates
Big thanks to the Ceres branch of the Stanislaus County Library for partnering with CUSD to gift books to Kindergartners through a Raymus Foundation grant! Pictured are Don Pedro Dolphins and Walter White Stars each selecting their 3 books. 📚🐬⭐️ The project is led by Ceres Branch Librarian Rebecca Brown and Youth Services Outreach Supervising Librarian Annie Snell. #Literacy #OurCeresCommunity #TheCeresWay
5 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Students looking at books on tables decorated with balloons
Adults holding tote bag for two students to fill with books
Student looking at books
Students and adults looking at books on table
Sign thanking Stanislaus County Library and Raymus Foundation
Are you or someone you know interested in starting a home daycare? CUSD has partnered with Stanislaus 2030 to support efforts to increase childcare and daycare availability in Ceres. To learn more about how you can receive free training and earn a $2,500 grant for start-up, download the Nurture-Child Care Business App, or text “learn more” to (833) 241-3994.
5 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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What a phenomenal turnout for this evening’s CUSD Community Town Hall! Thank you to CUSD families, staff, and everyone who braved the rain to support success for all students. 🥰 A special shout out to our Student Services and Special Education teams who planned and coordinated this event, and to our community partners including Meena Tadimeti and Special Needs in My City, Valley Mountain Regional Center, Arc of the Valley, Disability Resources Agency for Independent Living-DRAIL, and California Department of Rehabilitation. A shining example of #TheCeresWay! ✨
5 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Woman with microphone addresses audience
Woman at podium addresses audience
Audience members, including woman holding child in lap, listen to speaker
Three Student Support Services administrators
The countdown is on! ⏰ Priority TK/Kindergarten registration for the 2024-2025 school year opens Thursday, Feb. 1 for CUSD schools of choice: Lucas Elementary Dual Language Academy, Caswell Elementary Dual Language Academy, Patricia Kay Beaver Leadership Magnet, and Whitmore Charter School of the Arts and Technology! Links to online registration packets will be available at https://ceresunifiedsdca.sites.thrillshare.com/o/cusd/page/school-enrollment beginning Thursday, or pick up a hard copy at our friendly neighborhood schools. Registration for all other CUSD schools begins March 1! Incoming students must be at least 4 by June 2, 2024. We're so excited ... and we just can't hide it!!! 🎉🤗🤸🎇👏
6 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Coming in February to the Ceres Family Resource Center! Families with children 0-5, register now for the Spring into Action program offering fun, free parenting information and more: Music and movement Car seat safety Bilingual story time Financial literacy English sessions are Tuesdays, 9:00-10:30 a.m. beginning Feb. 20. Spanish sessions are Wednesdays, 9:00-10:30 a.m. beginning Feb. 21. Did we mention participants receive free books and backpacks? For more information and to register, please phone (209) 556-1559.
6 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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Spanish Flyer
Mark your calendar for the next CUSD Town Hall: February 1, 2024 5:00-7:00 p.m. (dinner included) Ceres Community Center, 2701 4th St., Ceres Topic: Supporting Our Students in Special Education To register for free childcare, please contact our Family Resource Center at (209) 556-1559.
6 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
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January is #SchoolBoardRecognitionMonth! Please join us in extending a heartfelt thank you to our Board of Trustees for their dedicated leadership as champions for CUSD. Special thanks to Trustee Lourdes Perez for her service as Board President over the past year, and congratulations to newly elected Board President Hugo Molina and Clerk Brian de la Porte. 👏 #TeamCUSD #TheCeresWay
6 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
All Board members standing in front of dais
Check-out our Walter White ASES Soccer team. They had a friendly game during the week after school. It was wonderful to see our Stars have fun, be active, and build a bigger bond with their teammates. Ceres District ASES provides recreational, academic and enrichment activities to our students. This gives our youth a safe and fun place to be everyday after school. #WeSeeYouShining #congratulationsWWSoccerTeam #TheCeresWay #Score 7-1 #GetInvolved #WhenYouAttendSchoolYouAchieve
6 months ago, Niki Gastelum
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WW Soccer
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Congrats to Yusra in 6th grade for attending school this month. She earned a trip to Disneyland for her effort of putting school first during the month of December! We are proud of you!! #theceresway #everydaycounts #attendancematters
6 months ago, Niki Gastelum
December Attendance Winner #2
Congrats to Sophie in 2nd grade. Sophie’s outstanding attendance earned her an iPad mini for attending school during the month of December! Way to go, Sophie. #everydaycounts #theceresway #attendancematters #shinebrightww #walterwhitestars
6 months ago, Niki Gastelum
December Attendance winner #1
Honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and reflecting on his vision for a just and equitable world. To learn more about the civil rights leader, visit https://kids.britannica.com/kids/article/Martin-Luther-King-Jr/353339. #MLKday2024
6 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Smiling Martin Luther King, Jr. waves in front of large crowd. Text reads, "So even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream."
All schools and offices in the Ceres Unified School District will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Monday, January 15, 2024. We look forward to seeing everyone back at school on Tuesday, January 16. Wishing our students, staff, families, and community a safe and pleasant weekend!
6 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
MLK Day January 15, 2024
We’re so excited and we just can’t hide it! 😁🤗 School resumes on Tuesday, Jan. 9. As a reminder, students with one or fewer absences in January are eligible for their school’s drawing for a brand new Nintendo Switch!
6 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Boy scrunches face while smiling; text reads welcome back Tuesday, Jan. 9
January attendance flyer for Nintendo Switch drawing
🎉 Wishing our students, staff, families, and community a new year filled with kindness, joy, and endless possibilities! 🌟 2⃣0⃣2⃣4⃣ #HappyNewYear #BestYearYet #TheCeresWay
7 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Black Background with gold fireworks and test, "Happy New Year 2024"
A surprise visit from a #GamingTruck THRILLED students in the After-school Education and Safety program. The truck is making the rounds to reward positive attendance. #ASES #SchoolEveryDay #TheCeresWay
7 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Students at console play video game
Students play games in gaming truck
Student at console plays video game
Students in darkened gaming space lit by video displays, holiday lights
CUSD's Family Resource Center held its first-ever #HolidayNight! Gifts donated by our staff and turkey with all the trimmings went home with families who also enjoyed hot cocoa, candy canes, and visits with the big guy himself! 🎄🎅⛄ Congrats to our #StudentServices team on this warm and wonderful event, with thanks to all who helped make it possible. 🥰 #HolidaySpirit #TheCeresWay
7 months ago, Ceres Unified School District
Santa listens to little boy wearing burgundy jacket
Smiling girl holds candy cane
Brothers in plaid jackets talk to Santa
Smiling girl in pink plaid holds stack of wrapped gifts
Visit with Santa
Mom and two boys hold gifts
Staff member hands frozen turkey to parent
Three smiling staff members in holiday headwear