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Community Schools

Community Schools Overview

Community School Definition: A family-centered, equity-driven hub that serves every child and strengthens our community through partnerships that provide comprehensive integrated services in health, wellness, and education. 

Community School Charge: To see and embrace each student with a comprehensive community support system of integrated services that are equity-driven, inclusive, and impactful.


What is a Community School?

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CA Community School Partnership Program Framework

Community Schools Information

Major General Murray HS Community School 2022-23



Office Hours: 8:00-4:30
Phone Number: 760 726-2170
Address: Vista Innovation Center
836 Olive Ave., Vista, CA 92083


FHO Resource Fair

Active Family and Community Engagement

Community Liaisons and the Family and Community Engagement Network have been going strong for over 10 years. Now with additional liaisons at select sites, they are able to accomplish more than ever before. Check out the Dynamic Duo from Foothill Oak. 


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Integrated Student Supports

Vista USD recognizes the importance of addressing various barriers that students face in order to promote their overall well-being and academic success. 


Focus Group Training

Collaborative Leadership

At the district system level, Vista USD established a system-level Community School Steering Committee to conduct exploration activities and to provide crucial guidance to school-level implementers. At the site level, schools map and assess the current shared governance structures...



Expanded Learning Time and Opportunities

By extending learning beyond the traditional day, we seek to enhance students' academic achievement, social-emotional development, and overall well-being.