Welcome to Corcoran Joint USD

Welcome to the official website of the Corcoran Unified School District. Located in the middle of California’s Central Valley in the small agricultural town of Corcoran, CUSD boasts a reputation for high-quality programs and student success.

We invite you to take a stroll through our website and get to know our district better. You will learn all about our commitment to technology in education, find information about registration, catch up on the latest district news, learn about our CUSD Learning Plan, and so much more! Please enjoy your visit with us, and be sure to contact us if you have any questions.

Safe Return Details

With our students returning to school, we know you have questions. Our plan meets recommended safety measures to help slow and reduce the spread of COVID-19. We are confident this plan provides a safe return for our students without limiting the quality education they deserve. Please read through the CUSD safe return plan for all the details.

Our Vision

CUSD - A Destination District where people are drawn to Corcoran due to the quality, reputation, and accomplishments of our students and schools.

Our Mission

We are improvement driven - Mind, Character, and Body

A Message from Our Superintendent

The Corcoran Joint Unified School District is pleased to announce that a tentative contract for the Superintendent has been offered to Mr. Eduardo Ochoa pending ratification at the school board meeting on November 23, 2021.

After graduating from Corcoran High School as a Boswell Scholar, Eduardo Ochoa attended Stanford University. He graduated with a Bachelor of arts degree in economics and a master’s degree in Education. As a product of Corcoran Joint Unified School District, Mr. Ochoa has a great desire to give back to the community in which he grew up. He previously served CJUSD as a high school math teacher, high school administrator, elementary principal, and district director. He was selected as the Kings County Administrator of the year for 2008–2009. Mr. Ochoa is currently serving the Lemoore Union Elementary School District as the assistant superintendent.

Board president Sammy J. Ramirez stated there were approximately 15 applicants for the position. The board interviewed two finalists for the position during the week of November 1, 2021. Upon ratification and official appointment of Mr. Ochoa as superintendent, it is anticipated he will assume the duties beginning December 15, 2021. Leadership associates served as consultants in the search process.

“I am honored to have been selected as the new superintendent for Corcoran Unified,” said Mr. Ochoa. “I’m grateful to serve in this capacity, and I look forward to this wonderful opportunity to work on behalf of the students, staff, families, and community of Corcoran. Together, working with our district stakeholders, we will make student-centered decisions to continue moving our district in a positive direction and improve the educational outcomes for all of our students.”Faculty posing with the new superintendent Guadalupe Solis