Windsor Unified School District

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Windsor Unified School District
Windsor Unified School District logo.png
Location
Windsor
Sonoma County
United States
District information
Grades K-12
Superintendent Steven L. Jorgensen
Schools Windsor High School
Students and staff
Students 5400[1]
Staff 520[1]
Other information
Website www.wusd.org

Windsor Unified School District or WUSD is the public school district in Windsor, California. The district serves 5,400 students from kindergarten through high school.[1] Its 2013 API score was 776.[2]

Schools[edit]

There are 8 schools[3] in the district:

  • Windsor High School (Grades 9-12)
  • Windsor Oaks Academy (Grades 10-12)
  • Windsor Middle School (Grades 6-8)
  • Cali Calmécac Language Academy (Grades K-8)
  • Brooks Elementary School (Grades 4-5)
  • Windsor Creek Elementary School (Grades 2-3)
  • Mattie Washburn Elementary School (Grades K-1)

Windsor Unified is also the lead agency in the North County Consortium, which serves students with special needs in 7 area school districts.[4]

Awards[edit]

Windsor Unified School District earned two California Golden Bell Awards[1] from the California School Boards Association: the first in 1999[5] and the second in 2008.[6]

Four of Windsor’s schools[1] have been recognized as California Distinguished Schools by the California State Board of Education.

  • 2009:[7] Windsor Middle School
  • 2006:[7] Brooks Elementary School
  • 2005:[7] Windsor High School
  • 2004:[7] Windsor Creek Elementary School
  • 2001:[7] Windsor Middle School

Windsor's alternative high school, Windsor Oaks Academy, was named a Model Continuation High School in 2012 by the California State Superintendent of Public Instruction.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Windsor Unified School District Superintendent Vacancy Announcement" (PDF). Edjoin. 2014. Retrieved 2016-02-07. 
  2. ^ "Windsor Unified 2012-13 Accountability Progress Reporting (APR)". California Department of Education. 2014-07-29. Retrieved 2016-02-07. 
  3. ^ "School Sites". Windsor Unified School District. 2014. Retrieved 2016-02-07. 
  4. ^ "North County Consortium". Windsor Unified School District. 2014. Retrieved 2016-02-07. 
  5. ^ "California Golden Bell Award Winners". 1999. Retrieved 2016-02-07. 
  6. ^ "Press Release: 2008 Golden Bell Award Winners Announced: the Windsor Unified School District and the Town of Windsor". Town of Windsor. 2008. Retrieved 2016-02-07. 
  7. ^ a b c d e "Distinguished School Awards Honorees 1986-2009". California Department of Education. 2014-11-12. Retrieved 2016-02-07. 
  8. ^ "State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Selects 25 California Continuation High Schools for Model Status". California Department of Education. 2012-02-06. Retrieved 2016-02-07. 

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