San Ysidro School District (SYSD) joined Live Well San Diego as a recognized partner on August 5, 2015. SYSD became a Live Well San Diego partner because of their efforts to support overall health and wellness for students, staff and families in their district. SYSD provides services for 7 schools and more than 5,200 students in grades preschool through eighth, aiming to provide an educational environment in which all students succeed.
A vital asset in the South Region of San Diego County, SYSD continues to do outstanding work in the areas of school health and safety. Some priorities include:
For more than four years, SYSD has been an active partner collaborating with HHSA South Region, and actively serves on the Live Well San Diego South Region School Wellness Subcommittee, identifying ways to help make the school environment healthier and safer. SYSD wholly supports Live San Diego and is committed to upholding the goals of Live Well San Diego by providing safe, healthy and thriving school environments for students, staff and families.