The Chico Unified School District operates 21 schools in the city of Chico and adjacent unincorporated areas of Butte County and serves approximately 12,500 students in grades K-12. Please click here for profiles of our schools and links to individual school websites. For more information on school programs and policies, please see links at left.
The staff of the Educational Services Department provides leadership and expertise for programs and services supporting the success of students and educators. They work to promote the instructional growth in a manner that reflects the best current knowledge of teaching, learning, and children's growth and development within the context of our multi-cultural community.
The vision of the Educational Services staff is to ensure the academic success of all students. To achieve this vision the department will focus on high academic standards, strong instructional strategies, and ongoing support to the schools and community. The Educational Services department works with school sites to ensure a strong instructional program and provide staff development to support student learning. The Educational Services department further focuses on supporting the unique needs of all students.
The mission of the Chico Unified School District, a partnership of students, staff, families and community, is to ensure all students achieve high levels of academic and personal success, contribute to their community and confidently compete in a changing global society by engaging students in quality educational programs that address diverse student needs and promote learning throughout life.