In this site, you will find valuable information about the philosophy, activities and people who make Sunset an exciting learning community. This site is created to serve students, parents, and our community. These pages show the daily activities and expectations at Sunset, including special events, career days and clubs. We also know Sunset students will find their interests, work and effort well represented here. Sunset High School is a fantastic place to be. It provides space, support and structure to really assist students who have a desire to direct their own development. We are sure you will find this site a valuable tool and a reflection of the multifaceted and talented students and staff who make Sunset High School such a great place to learn. 

Mission Statement

Sunset High School develops respectful, responsible, self-directed learners by fostering a safe, supportive, and flexible learning environment in which students can experience academic success and personal growth.

Vision Statement

We inspire students to strive, learn and succeed, thus encouraging students to manifest their potential.

Sunset Motto

Respect and Responsibility

Click on SARC for the School Accountability Report Card.

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Around Campus

Several photos have been added to the "Around Campus" photo album...so check 'em out.  


Remember that there is a fee for Parchment transcript services, but students can obtain a FREE transcript by requesting one from Victoria Long at victoria.long@sduhsd.net.  For more information about ordering your transcripts directly from Sunset HS, click here.

Sunset High School 
684 Requeza Street
Encinitas, CA 92024

 For Enrollment Packets & Appointments, 
please contact:
Victoria Long, Admin. Assistant
call 760-753-3860, ext. 5534


The San Dieguito Adult School is now under the auspices 
of MiraCosta College.  Adult High School classes are
being offered on the Sunset HS campus in Room F-2! 
For more information, click here
or contact:  
Community Learning Center
1831 Mission Avenue
Oceanside, CA 92058
760-795-8710 or miracosta.edu/ahsdp 


Adult High School Classes


at Sunset HS, Room F-2

      SCHOOL BEGANs ON TUESDAY, March 28, 2016:

Geometry Essentials and English 3

Registration at Sunset HS will be on March 9th & March 10th,

both days at 1:30.  Plan to stay for about 2 hours for testing, etc.

Registration Procedure

Prospective students should submit an application for admission online at miracosta.edu/ahsdp prior to attending a registration session.  The Application Confirmation page should be printed and presented at the time of registration.


Plan to arrive on time.  A timed reading assessment test will be given as part of the registration process.  Once the test has started students will no longer be admitted into the testing room.  The registration process lasts approximately two and a half hours. 

Bring your transcripts if you have them.  The transcripts will be evaluated and used by the counselor to enroll you in appropriate classes.  

After the test a counselor will provide a short orientation for the Adult High School and GED Preparation. You will meet with a counselor individually to enroll in courses.

Please do not bring children.  Children are not allowed in the testing room and may not be left unsupervised in the lobby.



News & Events

 The March 2016 Superintendent's Update focusing on high school enrollment, middle school transfers and class size can be viewed by 

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