Teach Elementary was recently awarded the prestigious 2018 National Blue Ribbon Schools Award as an Exemplary High Performing School. Teach Elementary is one of 349 schools in the United States receiving this honor and one of twelve schools in the state of California. Teach Elementary is the only school in SLO County receiving the honor this year, and is possibly the only school in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Monterey, Santa Cruz and Ventura counties to have received the award three times: in 1992, 2012, and 2018.
In 2018, San Luis Coastal was honored with the prestigious California District of Excellence award for its innovative and effective school programs. Additionally, Los Osos Middle School was acknowledged by the California Schools to Watch program as a top middle school in the state and nation, while Del Mar and Teach Elementary schools were identified as California Distinguished Schools. Students thrive in San Luis Coastal because of a common commitment to student success.