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Welcome J Hawks

Welcome to the 2023-24 School Year: Karen Acres First Day July 27; All Other UCSD Schools First Day August 23

We’re looking forward to welcoming you and your family for the 2023–24 school year! Go J-Hawks!

First Day of School: 2023–24 School Year

Karen Acres (year-round calendar)

UCSD (except Karen Acres)

  • The first day of school for UCSD K-12 students (except Karen Acres) is Wednesday, August 23, 2023
  • All UCSD schools, preschool–12th grades, will have a late start every Monday.)
  • The first day of school for Olmsted, Valerius, and Webster preschool students is Friday, August 25, 2023
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Updated Elementary Start and Dismissal Times

Beginning in the 2023–24 school year, all elementary schools will have the same start and dismissal times. Every Monday will continue to be a “Late Start” as our staff utilize this time for professional learning and collaboration. 

Elementary Start & Dismissal Times
Monday (Late Start) = 9:55 a.m. – 3:40 p.m.
Tuesday – Friday = 8:50 a.m. – 3:40 p.m.

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