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Please be sure and visit our News and Events page for the latest district newsletter. Our teachers and students have been working extremely hard, and we are proud of all their accomplishments.

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Game and Event Pictures

If you're interested in viewing or downloading pictures from one of the many events from our school, we've made it easy to do so! Read more >>>

2014-2015 Enrollment Forms

Online enrollment forms for the 2014-2015 school year are now available. Enroll today! School begins on Monday, July 14, 2014.


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SCSS Homecoming Week Highlights

Superheroes? Yes, superheroes were spotted at the high school all week, disguised as students in class colors, some dressed as triplets, a few hidden behind the preppy look, and some brave superheroes wore their costumes on Thursday! Read more >>>

Upcoming Events at Rice Elementary School

Please take a look at the upcoming events at Rice Elementary. Read more >>>

Student-Lead Conferences

Student-lead conferences are on Thursday, November 6 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the teachers classrooms. Read more >>>

Upcoming Events

A couple of heads up to you for the upcoming week. Read more >>>

Rice Intermediate Halloween Carnival

Please join us for the Rice Intermediate Halloween Carnival on Wednesday, October 29. Read more >>>

High School Basketball Scrimmages

San Carlos High School will be hosting the 2014-2015 high school basketball scrimmages on Friday, November 21, 2014.  Read more >>>

Welcome to San Carlos USD

Thank you for visiting the San Carlos Unified School District website. Our district is located in Gila County, Arizona; it is a community that cares about educating our students. We hope that as you take time to browse our website, you will be impressed with all we have to offer our students and the community.

The Mission of the San Carlos Unified School District is to empower graduates with skills to be 21st Century Nnee. (Apache – The People.)

At San Carlos Unified School District, we envision that with parents and tribe as partners, 80-85% of San Carlos Unified School District students in three to five years, will graduate having met all state assessment expectations.

Our goal is that the San Carlos Unified School District will graduate 95% of more of its students with 21st Century skills.

At San Carlos Unified School district, we base our actions on four core principals.

  • We will function as a professional learning community.
  • We will maintain professional conduct.
  • We will use best practices and proven strategies to ensure learning.
  • We will provide a safe and orderly environment by creating a respectful positive learning climate that explicitly values the language and culture of all students.

Enjoy your visit, and remember that we’re here to help you find the information you need. Please don’t hesitate to contact us.

For emergency information updates, please contact the San Carlos Apache Tribe emergency contact personnel.

  • EMS - Clifford Lang - 928-961-1139
  • EMS - Ray Moses - 928-812-4883

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A Message from Our Superintendent

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Welcome to San Carlos Unified School District!

We are pleased to announce our new superintendent, Ms. Catherine Steele. Ms. Steele previously served San Carlos Unified School District in the capacity of associate superintendent. Our students will all benefit under her leadership; her passion for education is apparent in every decision she makes.

The involvement of our community and families is an important key to our success. We care about our community and value your opinions. As a district, we are focused on helping students excel in school and preparing them to make a difference in the community. We work with parents, students, and the community to instill within our students a strong commitment to education.

We are looking forward to great things in our future!




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