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
OUSD 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.
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
TK (Transitional Kindergarten) 8:15 am-11:35 am (M-F)
MEASLES IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY
Measles Information for Parents
The San Diego County Office of Health and Human Services has verified several reported cases of measles throughout the county. Please know that NO cases of this highly ...more
Online Meal Registration
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
Common Core Parent Information
California is one of 45 states nationwide to adopt the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English/Language Arts and mathematics. This shift in teaching has been characterized by some as “the ...more
Extended Day Kindergarten and Transitional K Programs for 2015-16 School Year
The Oceanside Unified School District will offer several options for students to enroll in kindergarten and transitional kindergarten programs for the 2015-16 school year.
Eleven sites will offer ...more
HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!
Nichols Elementary had a great year in 2014-15! The front office is currently open until June 18th. We will be closed from June 19 - August 2, and will re-open for you on August 3rd. We look forward to working with our students and families again beginning in August.
In the meantime, please visit our Parent Information page for online activities for your children. Have a great summer!
Kindergarten registration for the 2015-2016 school year will be open May 4 - May 22, 2015. Parents can log in to https://registration.oside.us/ Upon completion of the online registration process, the parent or legal guardian will need to visit the school to provide Birth Certificate, Shot Records, two current bills for Proof of Residence, and a printed copy of your Enrollment Verification.
Parents are also welcome to come to Nichols to register between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. each day. We will provide computer access and assistance here at school for you to register your incoming Kindergarten children.
ParentLink App Available for OUSD Parents
A new ParentLink App for smart phones is now available to OUSD parents. The App aims to provide and improve all avenues of district and student communication and information for parents. Watch the ...more
ParentLink App Demonstration Video
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The Oceanside Unified School District is offering a new and convenient option for student registration. Student registration may be completed online. The goal of this new option is to make the ...more
A.S.A.P. (After School Achievement Program) before and after school
The before and after school program, (ASAP) for Nichols Elementary will again be operating each day. While they are currently off site for the summer, they will return in August. If you are interested in having your child attend, please email the before and after school program, ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 760-207-8611.
Mandatory Student Uniform Board Policy
Mandatory Student Uniforms
Policy OCEANSIDE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
Adopted: October 12, 2010 Oceanside, California
Oceanside USC / 5000 / BP 5132.5 Students
Parents - This school year, students are expected to attend with proper school uniforms. Please remember that school uniforms are mandatory per district policy - Oceanside USC / 5000 / BP 5132.5 Students. Thank you for supporting this and doing your part to ensure your child is part of our Nichols School community.
Our school uniforms include navy and khaki for bottoms (i.e., pants, shorts, skirts, skorts, capris) and white, light blue and navy blue for tops. We DO enforce the uniform policy here at Nichols. Please remember to wear your COLLEGE T-SHIRT or SERVICE T-SHIRT every Friday. This includes all staff. Parents, we want you to wear your college t-shirt, too. Remember, after high school comes college, career, and being a responsible citizen!
OUSD Policy on Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination
The 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
The 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.
2014-15 OUSD Student/Parent Handbook Available Online
The OUSD 2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook is now available for viewing online. The handbook is available in both English and Spanish. Parents can also download a PDF version of this guide. Click Eng ...more
School Office Hours / Horas de Oficina
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.
The OUSD Student Wellness Policy focuses on nutrition and physical education.
Foods and beverages sold to students through the district’s child nutrition program, student stores, vending machines ...more