SPECIAL REPORT: Putting Down Roots : The Times Poll : The Basics on 26 School Districts

Two-thirds of the adults in North County have confidence that children will get a good education in public schools. Half of the adults themselves attended or graduated from college; another 33% completed high school; 16% have less than a high school education.--The Times Poll

As the school year draws to a close--most North County school districts have about six weeks to go--the annual countdown of days left until graduation and summer vacation has begun.

Here's a quick overview of the 26 school districts in North County:

BONSALL UNION

Students: 1,112

Teachers: 51

Schools: 2

Superintendent: Terry K. Ryan

District Office: 31505 Old River Road, Bonsall 92003

Phone: 945-3188

School Board: Meets on the second Wednesday of the month in district office board room. Call for times.

School ends: June 14, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

BORREGO SPRINGS UNIFIED

Students: 368

Teachers: 20

Schools: 2

Superintendent: David H. West

District Office: 2281 Diegueno Road, Borrego Springs 92004

Phone: 767-5357

School Board: Meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Borrego Springs High School library.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

CARDIFF

Students: 851

Teachers: 40

Schools: 2

Superintendent: Joseph P. Fazio

District Office: 1888 Montgomery Ave., Cardiff-by-the-Sea 92007

Phone: 632-5890

School Board: Meets on the second Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Cardiff Elementary School.

School ends: June 18, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

CARLSBAD UNIFIED

Students: 6,129

Teachers: 280

Schools: 9

Superintendent: Thomas K. Brierley

District office: 801 Pine Ave.,

Carlsbad 92008

Phone: 729-9291

School board: Meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month in the Carlsbad City Council Chambers at 7:30 p.m.

School ends: June 20, 1991

School starts: First week in September, 1991

DEL MAR UNION

Students: 881

Teachers: 37

Schools: 2

Superintendent: Robert L. Harriman

District Office: 225 9th St., Del Mar 92014

Phone: 755-9301

School Board: Meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at the Del Mar Heights School.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

ENCINITAS UNION

Students: 4,781

Teachers: 154

Schools: 8

Superintendent: Donald E. Lindstrom

District Office: 189 Union St., Encinitas 92024

Phone: 944-4300

School Board: Meets on the first and third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Paul Ecke Central School.

Year-round Calendar

Track A: ends May 31

Track B: ends June 28

Track C: ends June 28

Track D: ends June 28

Track M: ends June 21

Track T: ends July 19

ESCONDIDO UNION

Students: 13,721

Teachers: 620

Schools: 20

Superintendent: Robert Fisher

District Office: 980 N. Ash St., Escondido 92027

Phone: 745-7000

School Board: Meets on the second and fourth Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. in district office board room.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Not available

ESCONDIDO UNION HIGH

Students: 6,385

Teachers: 290

Schools: 5

Superintendent: Jane Gawronski

District Office: 240 S. Maple St., Escondido 92025

Phone: 480-3000

School Board: Meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Mitchell Room at the Escondido City Hall Complex.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Not available

FALLBROOK UNION ELEMENTARY

Students: 5,652

Teachers: 263

Schools: 7

Superintendent: William E. Diedrich

District Office: 321 N. Iowa St., Fallbrook 92028

Phone: 723-7000

School Board: Meets on the first and third Monday of the month at Potter Jr. High School. Call for times.

School ends: June 14, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

FALLBROOK UNION HIGH

Students: 2,031

Teachers: 98

Schools: 2

Superintendent: Robert P. Thomas

District Office: South Mission Road and Stage Coach Lane, Fallbrook 92028

Phone: 723-6300

School Board: Meets on the second and fourth Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at Fallbrook High School.

School ends: June 14, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

JULIAN UNION

Students: 486

Teachers: 25

Schools: 2

Superintendent: Christopher W. Foster

District Office: 1704 Highway 78, Julian 92036

Phone: 765-0661

School Board: Meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at district office.

School ends: June 12, 1991

School starts: Not available

JULIAN UNION HIGH

Students: 205

Teachers: 12

Schools: 1

Superintendent: Chet Francisco

District Office: 1656 Highway 78, Julian 92036

Phone: 765-0606

School Board: Meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the school library.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Not available

OCEANSIDE UNIFIED

Students: 15,665

Teachers: 800

Schools: 21

Superintendent: Steven F. Speach

District Office: 2111 Mission Ave., Oceanside 92054

Phone: 757-2560

School Board: Meets the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the district office.

School ends: June 19, 1991

School starts: Not available

PAUMA

Students: 322

Teachers: 19

Schools: 2

Superintendent: Kim E. McLauglin

District Office: 33158 Cole Grade Road, Pauma Valley 92061

Phone: 742-3741

School Board: Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the district office.

School ends: June 14, 1991

School starts: Not available

POWAY UNIFIED

Students: 23,321

Teachers: 1,011

Schools: 24

Superintendent: Dr. Robert L. Reeves

District Office: 13626 Twin Peaks Road, Poway 92064-3098

Phone: 748-0010

School Board: Meets one Monday a month at 7 p.m. at Meadowbrook Middle School. For exact dates, call the district office.

School ends: June 20, 1991

School starts: Sept. 5, 1991

RAMONA UNIFIED

Students: 5,690

Teachers: 275

Schools: 7

Superintendent: Donald Haught

District Office: 720 9th St., Ramona 92065

Phone: 788-5000

School Board: Meets once a month at the district office. Call office for exact dates and times.

School ends: June 14, 1991

School starts: Sept. 4, 1991

RANCHO SANTA FE UNION

Students: 540

Teachers: 23

Schools: 2

Superintendent: R. Roger Rowe

District Office: 5927 La Granada, Rancho Santa Fe 92067

Phone: 756-1141

School Board: Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at the district office

School ends: June 18, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

SAN DIEGO UNIFIED

(Includes Mira Mesa)

Students: 116,739

Teachers: 5,168

Schools: 143

Superintendent: Thomas W. Payzant

District Office: 4100 Normal St., San Diego 92103

Phone: 293-8686

School Board: Meets every Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the district office.

School ends: June 11, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

SAN DIEGUITO UNION HIGH

Students: 7,032

Teachers: 360

Schools: 5

Superintendent: William A. Berrier

District Office: 710 Encinitas Blvd., Encinitas 92024

Phone: 753-6491

School Board: Meets on the first and third Thursday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the district office.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Not available

SAN MARCOS UNIFIED

Students: 8,143

Teachers: 395

Schools: 9

Superintendent: Cloyde M. (Mac) Bernd

District Office: 270 San Marcos Blvd., San Marcos 92069

Phone: 744-4776

School Board: Meets on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at 7 p.m. in the San Marcos Elementary School cafeteria. (If the Monday is a holiday, meeting is held on Tuesday).

School ends: June 20, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

SAN PASQUAL UNION

Students: 223

Teachers: 9

Schools: 1

Superintendent: J. Gordon Christensen

District Office: 16666 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido 92027

Phone: 745-4931

School Board: Meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at district office.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

SOLANA BEACH

Students: 1,635

Teachers: 95

Schools: 3

Superintendent: Raymond D. Edman

District Office: 309 N. Rios Ave., Solana Beach 92075

Phone: 755-8000

School Board : Meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at the district office.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

SPENCER VALLEY

Students: 31

Teachers: 2

Schools: 1

Superintendent: Jane Wingrove

District Office: 4414 Highways 78 and 79, Santa Ysabel 92070

Phone: 765-0336

School Board: Meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the school's creative arts room.

School ends: June 12, 1991

School starts: Not available

VALLECITOS

Students: 175

Teachers: 7

Schools: 1

Superintendent: Paul Cartas

District Office: 5211 5th St., Fallbrook 92028

Phone: 728-7092

School Board: Meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. at district office.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: First week in September, 1991

VALLEY CENTER UNION

Students: 2,206

Teachers: 92

Schools: 3

Superintendent: Harry C. Weinberg

District Office: 28751 Cole Grade Road, Valley Center 92082

Phone: 749-0464

School Board: Meets on the second Thursday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the staff lounge at the Valley Center Elementary School.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Sept. 3, 1991

VISTA UNIFIED

Students: 17,520

Teachers: 875

Schools: 18

Superintendent: Rene Townsend

District Office: 1234 Arcadia Ave., Vista 92084

Phone: 726-2170

School Board: Meets on the second and fourth Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. in the district office.

Year-round Calendar

Blue Track: ends May 30

Orange Track: ends June 28

Green Track: ends July 26

WARNER UNION

Students: 250

Teachers: 10

Schools: 1

Superintendent: Robbie L. Blackwood

District Office: 30951 Highway 79, Warner Springs 92086

Phone: 782-3517

School Board: Meets on the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the district office.

School ends: June 13, 1991

School starts: Not available

Enrollment statistics are for 1989/90 school year.

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