Student & Parent Services
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Sacramento City Unified School District is the 10th largest public K-12 district in California and one of the oldest in the western United States (established in 1854). SCUSD serves 43,000 students on 76 campuses, which include quality neighborhood schools and sought-after specialty programs.
Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) Application
About the LCFF Application
All families play a critical role in ensuring our Sacramento City Unified schools are properly funded. You can do your part by completing the required Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) application.
The deadline to turn in the LCFF application was November 30, 2022.
Nutrition Services & Menus
We strive to ensure that we provide students and adults nourishing food, respond quickly to our customers’ needs, and provide staff development opportunities to improve program services.
Nutritional Services is now available at www.thecentralkitchen.org.
Student Attendance & Engagement
We are the CARE Team- Connect. Ask. Relate. Engage.
“Authentic relationships with students, families and the community are at the core of our work to reduce chronic absence, increase student engagement and ensure academic success for ALL students, especially our most vulnerable.”
Why we monitor attendance & engagement:
School Climate and Bullying Prevention
At SCUSD the physical and social/emotional safety of students is a top priority. Media coverage and research alike have shown that bullying can be a real threat to student safety and academic success. In response, SCUSD has developed a comprehensive approach to preventing, addressing, and intervening in bully behavior, helping keep students safe and ensure a healthy learning environment.
Student Support and Health Services
Student Support and Health Services (SSHS) offers a wide range of social, emotional, and health resources to help students thrive. We promote attendance and a positive school climate by focusing on the whole child, providing critical support services and removing barriers to learning.
Family and Community Empowerment Department (F.A.C.E.)
Parent Engagement Equals Student Achievement
The Family and Community Empowerment (FACE) Department provides training, information and technical assistance to assist all SCUSD schools in the creation of effective school-family partnerships.
We provide safe, dependable, efficient and cost-effective transportation services in response to the needs of students, staff and community.
Scholarships Available for SCUSD Students
Application Period: Now Closed for 2022-23
Community and district scholarships are posted when they are made available. Available community scholarships can be viewed at scusd.edu/community-scholarships.
For questions or additional information call (916) 643-9293 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download Scholarship Renewal Form
Clark Scholarship Documents
Withholding Exception Certificate
Youth Development Support Services (YDSS)
Youth Development Support Services (YDSS) provides support to teachers and school site administrators in creating an environment conducive to the achievement of academic, as well as social-emotional, success for all students. Services are based upon the philosophy of building resiliency to assure that students successfully adapt in the face of adversity and develop social, academic, and vocational competence.
Sacramento City Unified School District (SCUSD) is a proud supporter of the 1300 Campaign, an initiative led by Improve Your Tomorrow (IYT), the Sierra Health Foundation, My Brother’s Keeper Sacramento, and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.