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Diving Deeper: Nurturing Hearts in Hard Places with Darron Harley

With the Nurtured Heart Approach, this presentation will detail how anyone can promote change anywhere, even in areas where change appears most challenging. Join us on Zoom on Thursday, May 26th, 5:30 - 7:30 PM! Register and learn more about this free event by viewing the flyer below.

NHA Information & Flyers

CTE Highlight

Students in Mr. Zamudio's Construction Trades class and Mr. Smith's Ag/Horticulture class at Sequoia High are collaborating once again, this time on building a chicken coop.

National Mental Health Awareness Month

Atwater High School held a mental health fair during lunch that featured local organizations displaying info about services offered. There were also activities that demonstrated coping strategies.

May Board Meeting Highlight

At yesterday's board meeting, members of the Merced High FCCLA provided an overview of their program and some of their achievements during the 2021-22 school year.

AHS's New Principal

Alexie Parle was announced as the new Principal for Atwater High School. Mrs. Parle is an AHS alum and is looking forward to her new leadership role at her alma mater. Congratulations, Mrs. Parlie!

Celebrating Black Student Excellence

The Merced High Black Student Union capped off the school year this afternoon with a Black Excellence Recognition Luncheon that featured activities and guest speakers.

New Podcast Episode is Out!

In the latest episode of "Impact," we are joined by the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tony Thurmond. He talked about the vitalrole that schools play in student mental health. In addition, he discusses how his office and the state are planning to provide California schools with more resources.

Listen on Spotify

Flip the Switch

The "Flip the Switch" event was held at El Capitan High to mark the district's switch to solar. The arrays installed at all MUHSD sites will generate 90% of the district's energy needs—special thanks to ENGIE for their partnership on this "green" milestone.

Merced County CTE Training and Hiring Event

MUHSD students had the opportunity to talk to people currently working in various industries and received valuable interview tips from hiring managers.

MHS Bears Stadium

Finishing touches are being added to Merced High's new stadium, including this digital scoreboard.


Every year, MUHSD updates its Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) and stakeholder input is vital. Please take a few moments to add your thoughts and rate the thoughts of others to let us know which ones people feel strongly about.


Mental Health Fair

Merced High held a Mental Health Fair this spring. Local organizations were invited to share information about resources available for anyone struggling with their mental health.

Folklorico Performance for Seniors

Livingston High School lunchtime was fun with an exceptional Folklorico performance for the upcoming graduating Class of 2022.

MUHSD Battle of the Books 2022

Thank you to all the students, librarians, and staff that participated in this competition. We cannot wait for next year's Battle of the Books!

SHS Report Card and Award Night!

Sequoia High held a Report Card and Award Night event where students who have excelled in the classroom were recognized. For the first time in two years, families in attendance had the opportunity to visit classrooms and meet their student's teachers

1,300 Students CPR Trained

Atwater High's Future Health Occupations Students of America class held a school-wide Hands-Only CPR event in partnership with Riggs Ambulance. AHS successfully trained over 1300 students! 

YHS's Green Technology CTE Class

Mr. Boykin's Green Technology class at Yosemite High put a button on their lesson on the effect solar energy has on altitude angles by firing off model rockets and monitoring their trajectory

MCOE's LGBTQ+ Success Network

MUHSD is a proud member of the MCOE's LGBTQ+ Success Network. The group includes local educators, advocates & community members whose goal is to provide support for LGBTQ+ youth. Visit the link below to find resources for students, educators, and families.

MCOE's LGBTQ+ Success Network

UC Merced Leadership Series

Over President's Week break, UC Merced Extension held a Leadership event for MUHSD students. During the week-long event, junior and senior Leadership students participated in workshops and activities with UC Merced students aimed at enhancing their leadership abilities.

YouTube Video

CTE Highlight

El Capitan's Floral Class proudly displays their flower arrangements for MUHSD.

 MUHSD CTE Pathways

MHS Decathlon Team

Members of the Merced High Decathlon Team were featured on ABC30 News to talk about winning the Merced County Academic Decathlon and how they're preparing for next month's state meet.

ABC30 Spotlight Video

MAS Early Childhood Education Course

We are excited to offer a new Early Childhood Education course at Merced Adult School. Thanks to a partnership between MUHSD, UC Merced Extension, and First 5 Merced County, the program is free for students (Must be a resident of Merced County).


The Merced Promise

Merced educational leaders presented at Gracey Elementary School during their 3rd Grade College and Career Day Assembly. They highlighted the many opportunities for our local students to pursue their college or career goals right here in Merced and how our educational community works collaboratively to help them succeed. 

MHS Bear News Podcast

Listen in as senior reporter and Journalism Club President Isabel Perez-Zoghbi hosts Erin Tassey and Robert Benoy, Director and Assistant Director of Nutrition Services for the Merced Union High School District.

Listen to Episode 1

The Merced High School Stadium Project

A lot of progress has been made! We cannot wait to see students, parents, and our community attend athletic games at the new stadium.

Merced Union High School District COVID-19 Dashboard

To ensure transparent and accurate information regarding COVID-19 cases within our school district, we are providing a Merced Union High School District COVID-19 Dashboard. 

MUHSD Full In-Person Learning & COVID Resources

Free Rapid Antigen and PCR Testing 

In our continuing efforts to keep students safe and in school, MUHSD has partnered with the California Department of Public Health to offer rapid antigen and PCR testing for students. Visit the webpage below for more information:

MUHSD Full In-Person Learning & COVID Resources

BCHS Hispanic Heritage

Every Student, Every Day

The 2021-22 school year has started! MUHSD is excited to welcome all students and staff back to school!

AB 104 Notice & Grade Change Application

A component of AB 104 (new Education Code section §49066.5) is the ability of parents/guardians and adult students to request that high school grades earned during the 20-21 school year be changed from a letter grade to Pass or No Pass. Parents of students shall complete the form below to request a grade change for the 2020–21 school year. Fill in all fields, sign the form, and submit to your child's school.

Grade Change Letter/Notice

Grade Change Application

Grade Change Letter/Notice (Spanish)

Grade Change Application (Spanish)

AHS CTE Medtech

Full In-Person Learning! 

Discover your passion! Fuel your future! MUHSD cannot wait to see students become both college and career ready this new school year. Your school holds the key to your future!

Nutritional Services MUHSD

MUHSD Nutrition Services

Lunch and breakfast are available every day at all of our schools at no cost. This school year FREE meals are available for ALL students through the Community Eligibility Provision program. For more information, visit the MUHSD Nutrition Services webpage.




MUHSD Instruction & Intervention

All MUHSD students prepare for college and careers through rigorous, relevant instruction.


Career Technical Education is a course of study that provides academic and technical knowledge and skills.


The LCAP is a three-year plan to address state and local priorities in an effort to improve student outcomes.

Parents & Community

MUHSD will involve all stakeholders to ensure the success of all aspects of the district.

Employment Opportunities

MUHSD is committed to recruiting and retaining highly-qualified staff.

School Board

Explore agendas and minutes, board policies, meeting dates, and board of trustee information