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Superintendent’s Vision Statement

“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."

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Peachjar E-Flyer Service

button-orange-stacked.pngOUSD and e-flyer service Peachjar have come together to help reduce paper usage, costs and time promoting community flyers.  Click Nichols School Peachjar to view school-site flyers.

To learn more about Peachjar, visit OUSD Peachjar e-flyers.

Today: 8/31/16
5:30 PM Back to School Night

School Hours

Kindergarten: 8:15 am-2:10 pm (Daily)

Grades 1-5: 8:15 am-2:55 pm (Daily)

Wednesdays K-5: 8:15 am-12:25 pm

The office is open from 7:45 AM to 3:30 PM each weekday, Monday through Friday.

Las horas de oficina serán de 7:45 am a 3:30 pm de lunes a viernes.

Online Meal Registration

Lighthouse Foods.jpg Parents can register their children online for the 2015-16 OUSD school lunch and breakfast programs. The national program provides meals at a reduced cost; eligible students with an approved free or ...more



Back to School Night is scheduled for Wednesday, August 31st. Please join us to meet your child's teacher and to get some general information on Nichols Elementary.

5:30 - 6:00     Visit Classrooms for grades 3-5

6:00 - 6:30     Parent meeting in MPR with Mrs. Galloway

6:30 - 7:00     Visit Classrooms for Kinder - 2nd grade



Each grade level has developed a list of items for your children to have for the 2016-17 school year. Click below on your child's grade to view that list. Kindergarten teachers will share information at orientation in August. Thank you!

Supply list-Kinder.pdf

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2nd grade  

3rd grade

4th grade

5th grade


Mandatory Student Uniform Board Policy

Mandatory Student Uniforms


Adopted: October 12, 2010 Oceanside, California

Oceanside USC / 5000 / BP 5132.5 Students

Parents - This school year, students are ...more


At this time, Kindergartners and new OUSD students may register online at http://www.oside.k12.ca.us/registration

1. Complete all required data fields

2. Print and sign the enrollment confirmation form.

3. Take the required documents to the school office.

For Support please see the following links:

On August 1st, parents may log in to your Parent Portal account to begin data confirmation for all 2016-17 returning Nichols students. You will need the verification code you have used in past years. For registration assistance, you may call or visit the Nichols office. Please remember you need forms to verify address, such as utility bills or lease agreements.

Thank you, and we look forward to seeing you soon!


Welcome to Nichols Elementary School

4250 Old Grove Road
Oceanside, CA  92057

(760) 435-7400  Office

(760) 722-0472  Fax

(760) 435-7401 Absence Reporting attend.nichols@oside.us


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OUSD Policy on Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination

no bullying.jpgThe local educational agency (LEA) adopted a policy that prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.

Kids First Initiative and the 8 Keys of Excellence

Copy of Kids First.jpgThe OUSD Kids First initiative is off and running.  Click Kids First to view the 8 Keys of Excellence, watch student videos and to learn more about this life-changing project and how you can get involved as a partner with the district.