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Councilmember Raul Campillo (District 7)

San Carlos

Photo of San Carlos

San Carlos is a neighborhood in the eastern area of San Diego, California. It borders the neighborhoods of Del Cerro, Tierrasanta, and Allied Gardens, the city of La Mesa, Lake Murray, and Mission Trails Regional Park. The "jewel" of San Carlos is Cowles Mountain.

The neighborhood is served by the San Diego Unified School District. It contains Daillard Elementary School, Gage Elementary School, Green Elementary School, Benchley/Weinberger Elementary School, Lewis Middle School, Pershing Middle School, and Patrick Henry High School, which serves all three neighboring communities of San Carlos, Allied Gardens, and Del Cerro.

For questions regarding the San Carlos community, please contact Anthony Hackett at

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