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New Pirate Night Open House for Parents/Students on Tuesday, March 20th

New Pirate Night Open House for Parents/Students on Tuesday, March 20th

OUSD's Sexual Health Education Curriculum-RRR

Friday March 2, 2018, your child brought home information on OUSD’s sexual health education curriculum. New laws have required changes to our district’s existing materials. To ensure you are informed of the new content, please carefully review the provided materials.  


The information includes an overview of the topics that are being introduced in your child’s grade level. If you would like more detailed information, please visit the OUSD website at


Flu Recommendations from San Diego County HHSA

Keep your children home from school when they are sick. Click here for other recommendations from San Diego County HHSA to fight the flu.

Recomendaciones de la gripe del condado de San Diego HHSA
Mantenga a sus hijos en casa de la escuela cuando estén enfermos. Haga clic aquí para obtener otras recomendaciones del HHSA del condado de San Diego para combatir la gripe.

Order your yearbook online!

Yearbooks are $25. Click on the image above and enter the code 13230918



Oceanside Unified School District is seeking input from parents, guardians, community members, students, teachers and staff about what we are doing well and what we can do to better ensure the success of all students. The information gathered will be used to improve your child’s school and all schools in the Oceanside Unified School District.


We hope you will complete the survey, as your input and feedback is critical to the success of our schools and in helping all our students become college and career ready.


The feedback you give will be used to improve your school as well as to help us revised our Local Control and Accountability Plan, otherwise known as LCAP.  


2018 LCAP Surveys:


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The third session of our FREE Operation Hero after-school program will begin on March 19th for 2nd-3rd grade and March 20th for 4th-5th grade. If you are interested in registering your child for this free program, please fill out a registration packet from the front office. For more information please email Hayley Myers at

Thank You Gaylord-Hansen Foundation! We Love Our Shoes!

Superintendent’s Vision Statement

“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."

Positive Change of Schools: The School Liaison Program

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OUSD Instructional Focus




Egg Roulette

Mustang Pledge






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Volunteers Needed

Parents if you are thinking about volunteering at school, your help would be greatly appreciated.  We have two opportunities for you to help our school.

1) Students crossing the street before and after school as well as pick up and drop off are always hectic. If you are willing to assist in this area, please let us know. 

2) Adult volunteers are needs to help with the green team.  Please contact Ms. Orbaugh if you are interested in helping.

Superintendent's Labor and Budget Update

Click here or above for a budget and negotiations update from the Oceanside Unified School District Superintendent.

Actualización laboral y presupuestaria del superintendente

Haga clic aquí para obtener un informe actualizado del Superintendente del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside sobre el presupuesto y las negociaciones laborales.

Future Pirates Spaghetti Dinner


Dear Parents of future Pirates,


Please join us for our 1st Annual Pirate Family Spaghetti Dinner and Pathways Presentation on March 18th at 4:30pm.  Register to attend this free event by clicking on the link below.


1st Annual Pirate Family Spaghetti Dinner & Pathways Presentation


Read Across America

Welcome to Santa Margarita School

1 Carnes Road
Oceanside, CA  92058

(760) 901-7900 Office
(760) 430-1415 Fax


Principal: Brad Hamby

No School: April 9th to April 13th


Upcoming Events

March 11th - Daylight Savings Begins

March 16th - PTSA Movie Night (please RSVP)

March 21st - Progress Reports Home

March 23rd - 1st grade field trip

March 28th - Key Assembly

                     Tacky Tourist Day

                     8th Grade OHS

March 29th - 5th grade field trip

April 2nd-6th - Scholastic Book Fair

April 2nd -   8th Grade Field Trip

March 5th - 5th Grade Splash Lab

April 9th-13th - No School - Spring Break

April 22nd - Earth Day

Daily Schedule



AM Preschool 8:15-11:15

PM Preschool 12:15-3:15

AM Special Ed Preschool 8:15-11:15

PM Special Ed Preschool 11:50-2:50



Am Kinder 8:15-11:35

PM Kinder: 11:35-2:55

Wed: 8:15-11:55  


Grades 1-5

M, T, Th, F: 8:15-2:55

Wed: 8:15-12:25


Middle School:

M, T, Th, F: 8:10-2:56

Wed: 8:15-12:25