Connections between students and teachers are fostered through the promotion of small, safe and successful learning environments at our elementary schools. Options for high school students are International Baccalaureate, Career Tech, Advanced Placement, Alternative Education and Butte College Connection.
Students have ample opportunity to use technology-rich curriculums while participating in challenging instructional environments. Our commitment to excellence is evident with students achieving National Merit Scholar status. Honors our district has received include State Model Programs, California Distinguished Schools and National Blue Ribbon designation.
The arts provide a creative outlet for students throughout our CUSD's TK-12 programs.
are involved in diverse classes that support development of individual
artistic expression. The Fine Arts Program, offered in elementary
grades, includes literature, music, drama, art and dance.
The junior high
school music program encourages students to work side by side with
trained music teachers. Students learn to fine-tune their individual
talent, perform in public and have fun throughout the process.
high school, students begin to explore their options for the future.
Visual and performing arts, such as drama and dance, provide
opportunities to explore new passions and possible career paths. Our
high schools, accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges,
have a variety of award-winning programs in the arts.
Our athletic programs invite the community to celebrate young talent and show support for local teams.
Students can attain a healthy lifestyle and build unforgettable bonds through participation in sports.
high schools have developed intramurals and club sports to keep
students active. From "Shoot-A-Thons" supporting basketball to a
full-fledged Outdoor Club, the CUSD has something available for every
student to help promote fitness and health.
In high school,
students can become involved in various athletics, including volleyball,
field hockey, basketball, baseball, football, track and more. With hard
work and determination, students can excel in any of these activities.
Both Pleasant Valley High School and Chico High School have earned
multiple section championships in sports.
Whether an active
participant or cheering in the stands, involvement in athletics brings
our community together to take pride in another aspect of student