To Provide a Learning Environment Where

Students Develop the Skills Needed for Success.

Excellence in Education

At an awards ceremony held Tuesday, September 29, 2015, Merced County Office of Education and Educational Employees Credit Union recognized outstanding teachers and employees of Merced County.  Atwater Elementary School District had one employee who was nominated as Teacher of the Year, and one employee who was selected as Merced County Employee of the Year. 

Congratulations to both of them!


Merced County Employee of the Year

 Anjelica Dillsaver  

Thomas Olaeta Elementary School


Merced County Teacher of the Year Nominee



Ernest “Jo” Fernandez

Bellevue Senior Elementary School



Atwater Elementary School District's Food Service Supervisor Lisa Ludwig and Sodexo Consultant Sandra Sanchez attended the annual Farm 2U Agriculture Day hosted at the Merced County Fairgrounds.  They presented the Rethink your Drink display and Nutritional label reading with students.  Students also pledged that they would make better decisions in drink choices and to add more drinking water to their day.





We believe that students are the focus of public education.


We believe that each student is unique and that our staff and programs provide for multiple opportunities for success.


We believe in developing academically competent, confident and considerate citizens.


We believe that learning occurs best in a safe and respectful environment.


We believe our students’ success depends upon a highly qualified staff who are valued and respected for their diverse backgrounds.


We believe that we serve students best through programs and practices that are responsive to changing needs.


We believe that our success depends upon the development of effective leaders,

staff and students who create a vision and translate that vision into reality.




GOAL ONE              

Align District Human and Fiscal Resources to Support Student Achievement from Classroom Outward


GOAL TWO               

Refine Instructional Programs to Improve Performance of ALL Students


GOAL THREE         

Ensure Fiscal Integrity of the District


GOAL FOUR           

Foster and Maintain Constructive Relationships Among Students,  Staff, Families, and Community Members


GOAL FIVE              

Ensure District Infrastructure Supports Student Learning:  Facilities, Technology, Food Service, Transportation, and Maintenance



PARENT NOTICE of Potential Release of Student Information

Parents and former students over 18 can object to the release of personally identifiable information by printing out, completing, and mailing to the court by April 1, 2016 the "Objection to Disclosure of Student Information and Records" form. This form is also located on the California Department of Education's website at: www.cde.ca.gov/morganhillcase

Deadline to submit an objection is April 1, 2016.


Aviso Importante para los Padres con Respecto a la Divulgación de los Expedientes de los Alumnos


Pero el CDE tiene la obligación de informar a los padres o alumnos que el tribunal le ha ordenado que presente documentos y/o datos que incluyen dicha información individual personalmente identificable y que dichas personas pueden objetar directamente al tribunal sobre esta revelación. El CDE le está solicitando a los Distritos Escolares que hagan público el siguiente enlace (link) al sitio Web del CDE http://www.cde.ca.gov/morganhillcase

 desde el 1ero de febrero de 2016 hasta el 1ero de abril de 2016. 

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