The Pittsburg Unified School District is a K-12 district that serves the community of Pittsburg, California. The school system is committed to providing an excellent opportunity for all students to learn. Our district is approximately 50 minutes from Downtown San Francisco with a direct line on our Bay Area Transit System (BART). Our school community has a close relationship with Los Medanos Community College, which is located in the heart of Pittsburg. In addition, we have cooperative student teaching agreements with California State University East Bay and San Francisco State, UC Berkeley, JFK University, St. Mary’s College and Chapman College.
The school district serves over 9800 students in Kindergarten through twelfth grade. The district has also been able to provide our community with an outstanding public preschool program and award-winning adult education school.
The district is comprised of:
- 8 elementary schools
- 3 middle schools
- 1 comprehensive high school
- 1 continuation high school
- Adult Education
- Independent study and alternative learning experiences
- Early Childhood Education Services
Our community values the quality of their school system and the opportunities provided to all children. We are thankful to our community that has supported our school district in the passage of our most recent bond measures. In August 2010, the district opened a new facility at 1750 Harbor St. to serve the Pittsburg High School students.