Saddleback Valley Unified School District

Saddleback Mountains overlooking RSM Lake

Educational Services

SVUSD educators strive to ensure that every student has the opportunity and access to achieve academically, socially and emotionally, as well as be prepared for college and career beyond graduation. Our educational programs emphasize research-based instructional strategies that promote responsive, equitable and innovative learning environments for all students. Schools offer unique curricular emphasis in all grade levels and in various content areas including, science, mathematics, language arts, gifted and advanced placement classes, International Baccalaureate, second language support or immersion, and career technical education. In addition, the academic environment at schools is enhanced by a variety of athletic opportunities, fine and performing arts programs and other student activities.

Thank you for entrusting us to educate your children; it is a great privilege.

Liza Zielasko
Assistant Superintendent



Excellence and innovation in teaching and learning.


Preparing all SVUSD students for college and career success through intentionally designed, innovative, and highly effective instruction.

Instructional Learning Goal

Implement research-based instructional strategies and highly effective professional development that promotes responsive, equitable, and innovative learning environments for all students.

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