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Sunset High School in Encinitas to keep its name, trustees decide

Work continues Feb. 26 on the new campus for Sunset High School and other programs at the Encinitas campus. (San Dieguito Union High School District photo)

Roman S. Koenig

February 28, 2020

The sun will not set on the longtime name of an Encinitas alternative high school after a vote by district trustees Thursday, Feb. 27. There will be some updates, however, according to San Dieguito district officials.

EDITORIAL: Sunset High School in Encinitas deserves better than fluff

North Coast Current

January 31, 2020

For decades, students have been helped along their life paths thanks to Sunset High School, a continuation campus in the San Dieguito Union High School District. Teens at the Encinitas school didn’t necessarily expect any fluff treatment, nor did educators expect to give it. Fluff treatment is what the school is getting, however, with its administration’s call for a new name.

Critics launch petition against Encinitas school name change

Demolition crews take down buildings in early July at Sunset High School in Encinitas. The campus is being fully rebuilt. (San Dieguito Union High School District project photo)

North Coast Current

September 17, 2019

Sunset High School alumni and members of the community have launched an online petition calling on the San Dieguito Union High School District to keep the continuation school’s name.

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