Our District


    Pittsburg Unified School District (PUSD) 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 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.

    PUSD has Student Teaching relationships with Alliant University, Cal State Teach, California State University, East Bay, St. Mary's College of California, University of Phoenix, and Western Governor's University. Intern teachers are also hired as our employee while they are completing their credential program. Participating universities for Intern Teachers include: Alliant University, Brandman University. Cal State Teach, California State University, East Bay, Dominican University, Fortune School of Education, National University, St. Mary's College of California, and University of Phoenix.

    The school district serves over 11,000 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 Comprises:
    8 Elementary Schools
    3 Junior High Schools
    1 Comprehensive High School
    1 Alternative Education High School
    Adult Education
    Independent study
    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.