Parents in the community are invited to two informational events this December for Double Peak School. Located right here in 92078, Double Peak School is the newly named K-8 school planned to open for students in August. A parent informational meeting is scheduled for Monday, Dec. 1 at the San Marcos Unified School District (SMUSD) office from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The topic of the meeting is “Vision and Core Values” and is designed to give parents input into the school’s driving focus. Principal Steve Baum also invites parents and community members for a cup of coffee and a more informal meeting at Café Stoked on Dec. 12 from 9:15 to 10:30 a.m. He will be able to share updates on Double Peak School’s progress as well as answer questions. Double Peak School will be the first K-8 school in the SMUSD and is being built to serve 1,200 students, offering special opportunities in instrumental music, art, engineering, design, and coding. To learn more visit or email Principal Baum at