About Us

The Torrance Unified School District consists of 17 elementary, 8 middle, 4 high schools, and 1 continuation and 1 alternative high school.  The District also has 3 adult school campuses.

TUSD was established in 1947 and unified in 1948.  Torrance Unified School District is nestled in the heart of the South Bay, in the south-western part of Los Angeles County.  TUSD is bordered by the Palos Verdes Peninsula on the south, the beach cities - Redondo, Hermosa, and Manhattan Beach - to the west, and cities of Lawndale and Hawthorne to the north.  The District serves the entire City of Torrance and is governed by five school board members. 

Mission Statement:
The Torrance Unified School District strives to ensure that each and every student is educated and prepared to succeed in life. We are dedicated to maximizing individual potential and developing lifelong learner who will be contributing members in a global society. 

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District Events

MAY 29

Memorial Day (holiday)

May 29, 2017 - May 29, 2017
JUN 15

Adult School Graduation

June 15, 2017 - June 15, 2017
JUN 21

High School Graduation

June 21, 2017 - June 21, 2017
JUN 22

Middle School Promotion

June 22, 2017 - June 22, 2017
JUN 22

End of Quarter (Middle/High School)

June 22, 2017 - June 22, 2017
JUN 22

Last Day of School

June 22, 2017 - June 22, 2017
JUN 23

SBCP Staff Development

June 23, 2017 - June 23, 2017
JUL 4

Independence Day (holiday)

July 4, 2017 - July 4, 2017

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