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Centralia Elementary School District

District Achievements

The Gold Ribbon Awards recognize California schools that have made gains in implementing the academic content and performance standards adopted by the State Board of Education. These include the California Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics, California English Language Development Standards, and Next Generation Science Standards.
  • San Marino - 2016
  • Los Coyotes - 2016
A California Distinguished School is an award given by the California State Board of Education to public schools within the state that best represent exemplary and quality educational programs. Approximately five percent of California schools are awarded this honor each year following a selection process.
  • San Marino - 2010 and 2014
  • GB Miller - 2006 and 2010
  • Los Coyotes - 2013 and 2014
2016: All CESD State Preschool programs are given a 5-Star Rating, the highest possible rating for preschool programs
Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) Medal Recipient
This program is aimed at achieving a positive and safe behavioral climate in schools. One of the most important ways to improve behavior is to have clear, specific behavioral and academic expectations that are consistently demonstrated by everyone at the school.
  • 2016: Los Coyotes, Silver Medal
Through the Honor Roll School program, The Campaign for Business Excellence and Education (CBEE) identifies and recognizes higher performing schools in the state, particularly higher poverty schools that are closing achievement gaps and those with a focus on STEM proficiency. The CBEE Honor Roll is the only school recognition program in the state using only student achievement outcomes as the criteria and is a growing resource for all schools to learn about best practices that increase student achievement.
  • NEW STAR Honor Roll Schools 2016: Buena Terra, Dysinger, GB Miller, Los Coyotes, Raymond Temple and San Marino
  • STAR Honor Roll Schools 2015: Buena Terra, Dysinger, GB Miller, Los Coyotes and San Marino
  • STAR Honor Roll Schools 2014: Buena Terra, Centralia, Danbrook, Dysinger, GB Miller, Raymond Temple and San Marino
  • Scholar School: Los Coyotes
  • STEM School: Dysinger
The Title I Academic Achievement Award honors Title I schools that have demonstrated success in significantly closing the achievement gap between high and low-performing students.
  • Centralia - 2013
  • San Marino - 2011


Employees of the Year




Certificated: Lori Marcoly, G.B. Miller 
Classified: Martha Young, Centralia School



Certificated: Amanda Ocampo, G.H. Dysinger
Classified: Patty Jansen, Student Services


Certificated: Jennifer Faulhaber, G.H. Dysinger
Classified: Stephen Powers, Technology


Certificated: Jennifer Lee, Danbrook
Classified: Cecilia De Hinojosa, NRC


Certificated: Kelli Troescher, Raymond Temple
Classified: Sheri Evans,
G.H. Dysinger