Coastal Community Foundation recently awarded $25,632 in grants via the EdVentures Fund to San Dieguito Union High School District (SDUHSD) to support its Career Technical Education (CTE) programs, as well as $20,179 in grants to Carlsbad Educational Foundation.

Teachers from SDUHSD and Carlsbad applied for up to $1,500 for use in their classrooms. A total of 38 grants were awarded to CTE and Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) teachers at Oak Crest Middle School, Pacific Trails Middle School, San Dieguito Academy, Canyon Crest Academy, Torrey Pines High School, La Costa Canyon High School, Carlsbad High School, and Sage Creek High School.

The CTE programs offered at SDUHSD high schools encompass a series of coursework that educates, inspires, and prepares students for careers in the local labor industry, ranging from manufacturing, business management, automotive technology, and biomedical engineering to theater arts, ceramics, choir, and broadcast journalism. Learn more at