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SCEF Funds - Smaller Class Sizes

Small Class Size

San Carlos public schools offer smaller class sizes in grades K-3 than many surrounding school districts. This is made possible in large part by parent donations to SCEF. Last year over $380,000 was devoted to smaller class sizes for our youngest students.


Libraries are an integral part of any schools curriculum and with the shift towards 21st century learning and common core curriculum, they are more important than ever. Studies have shown that children who have access to a well stocked library staffed by library media specialists tend to perform better academically. One of the more important
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No matter what professions our children eventually pursue, science is a critical part of their future.

Music & Art

SCEF funds performing and fine arts programs for every child in San Carlos public schools.


SCEF funds programs that impact our children's physical and emotional health.

SCEF Presents


Join other friends at one of our popular Parent Parties. Tickets remain for upcoming events. Click “Learn More” for details.

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Educator Innovation Grants


SCEF is making grants directly to educators to support projects that promote Innovation, Creativity and Enrichment in the classroom. Please click "Learn More" to see your dollars at work.

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Fast Facts

In the 2016-2017 school year, the San Carlos School District will educate more than 3,500 children:

  • Arundel Elementary – 494 children
  • Brittan Acres Elementary – 348 children
  • Heather Elementary – 437 children
  • White Oaks Elementary – 290 children
  • Arroyo School – 333 Children
  • Central Middle School – 524 children
  • Tierra Linda Middle School – 713 children
  • Charter Learning Center – 370 children

Last year, SCEF raised more than $2.6 million between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.

This money supports programs in our classrooms during the 2016-2017 school year.

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