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Nursing students’ scores place MiraCosta program among best

Nursing students’ scores place MiraCosta program among best

North Coast Current
February 3
Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Higher Education, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

MiraCosta College nursing students’ success rate on state licensure exams helped place its Registered Nursing Program third best in California in a RegisteredNursing.org review, the college announced Feb. 2.

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Coastal Community Foundation senior scholarships available

North Coast Current
February 2
Filed under Carlsbad, Community News, Del Mar, Education, Encinitas, Higher Education, NORTH COAST CAMPUS, Oceanside, Region, Solana Beach

The Coastal Community Foundation has opened scholarship applications for local graduating high school seniors, the organization announced recently.

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San Dieguito district announces choice for superintendent

San Dieguito district announces choice for superintendent

North Coast Current
January 7
Filed under Carlsbad, Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Education, Encinitas, K-12, NORTH COAST CAMPUS, Region, Special Event Coverage

The San Dieguito Union High School District’s interim superintendent is set to take the position permanently, the district announced Jan. 6.

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Investigation, cleanup underway after Encinitas middle school fire

Investigation, cleanup underway after Encinitas middle school fire

Michele Leivas
November 4
Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Education, Encinitas, K-12, Leucadia, NORTH COAST CAMPUS, Olivenhain

Investigators are still determining the cause of a fire that swept through the administration building at Oak Crest Middle School in Encinitas on Oct. 29. It’s the second such fire in the administration building in 36 years, Oak Crest campus records show.

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Reporting live from Carlsbad High School: A spotlight on CHSTV

Reporting live from Carlsbad High School: A spotlight on CHSTV

Michele Leivas
October 18
Filed under Carlsbad, Education, Encinitas, K-12, La Costa, Media, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

Carlsbad High School's news channel — CHSTV — is not the first of its kind, but it is one of the best, as its award-winning coverage attests.

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New building takes shape at San Dieguito as school marks 80 years

New building takes shape at San Dieguito as school marks 80 years


Michele Leivas
September 16
Filed under Education, Encinitas, K-12, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

San Dieguito High School Academy students returned to many familiar sites when the new school year began at the end of August — including the now-familiar views of construction on campus. The ongoing construction is part of a master renovation project of the school, which began in earnest in January and is scheduled to continue through 2017.

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San Dieguito district names interim superintendent

North Coast Current
June 2
Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Carlsbad, Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Education, Encinitas, K-12, La Costa, Leucadia, NORTH COAST CAMPUS, North County, Olivenhain, Rancho Santa Fe, Region

San Dieguito Union High School District trustees named a current administrator June 2 to hold the superintendent’s seat as the search continues for a permanent leader. Eric Dill will begin his term as interim superintendent on July 1, according to a school district announcement. His selection is...

Carlsbad launches leadership academy for high school students

North Coast Current
June 2
Filed under Carlsbad, Education, K-12, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

The city of Carlsbad and local educational organizations and institutions have launched a Carlsbad Student Leader Academy. Carlsbad students in grades nine through 12 attending any high school can apply online for the inaugural session. The leadership development program is the result of a collaboration...

2016 kicks off major construction at San Dieguito Academy

2016 kicks off major construction at San Dieguito Academy

Michele Leivas
February 11
Filed under Education, Encinitas, K-12, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

Students, faculty, administration and staff of San Dieguito High School Academy will see some major changes at their campus this year. The campus, which dates back to the 1930s, is undergoing extensive construction that will result in a new math and science building. The new classroom facilities are...

Carlsbad High School dance team earns top honors in competition

Carlsbad High School dance team earns top honors in competition

North Coast Current
February 6
Filed under Carlsbad, Education, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

Carlsbad High School’s varsity dance team won top honors the weekend of Jan. 30 and 31 during the World School Cheer/Dance Competition at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida, the team announced. The Lancer Dancers received first-place world rankings as the overall highest scoring team...

MiraCosta College announces plans to hire 14 full-time faculty this year

North Coast Current
February 5
Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Carlsbad, Education, Encinitas, NORTH COAST CAMPUS, Oceanside, Region

MiraCosta College seeks 14 tenure-track faculty members this year as it works to support a growing student population, the college announced in a Feb. 5 news release. MiraCosta reported its largest credit enrollment ever at more than 15,000 students this spring, according to the announcement. With...

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