Oceanside Turkey Trot
Put on your running shoes and come to the 10th Annual Pacific Marine Credit Union O’side Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 26. Activities begin early Thanksgiving morning in downtown Oceanside. The races are designed to satisfy everybody’s running or walking appetite, on a fast, scenic, beachside course.
Register online at www.osideturkeytrot.com. When you register under the OUSD school of your choice, $5 of your entry fee goes back to the school!
This is a great chance to move your feet before you eat on Thanksgiving morning while giving back to schools!
Zero Waste Initiative
Oceanside Unified School District in partnership with the City of Oceanside has been on the Road to Zero Waste since 2012. In fact, OUSD became the first school district in the nation to formally commit to a goal of Zero Waste with the adoption of the OUSD Zero Waste Resolution in 2014.
- Del Rio Elementary: Incorporated Zero Waste behaviors throughout school culture, which is demonstrated through their extensive recycling education and promotion, extending from the classroom to school events and to the surrounding community.
- South Oceanside Elementary: Included all grades (K-5) in the Zero Waste Leadership Team to engage all students in taking responsibility for reducing and properly disposing of their waste.
- Laurel Elementary:Continues to demonstrate their ongoing commitment to Zero Waste through administrative and staff support and provides on campus daily encouragement to reduce, reuse and recycle for their school, their community and their future.