Charter Stars

Charter Stars

The North County Education Foundation invites San Diego’s best and brightest educators to an evening of recognition at Charter Stars! Celebrate those impacting education, creating regional awareness, and encouraging solidarity. Charter Stars will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2023, at the University of San Diego, Hahn University Center, from 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm.


Charter Stars Nominations are now closed. We look forward to honoring and celebrating all finalists in the following categories on Thursday, May 11, 2023.

1. Emerging Leader

2. Community Impact

3. Legacy Award

4. Outstanding Coach/Counselor

5. Outstanding Innovator

6. Outstanding Special Education Professional

7. Outstanding Teacher

8. Outstanding Volunteer Award

The North County Education Foundation is a charitable, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization, tax ID# 04-3694280. For more information, email us at

Venue and Directions


Enter at the Main USD Entrance onto Alcala Park Way. Please park in the Main Parking Structure on the right.

Pay by Plate

All paid parking areas at USD operate as pay-by-plate: a license plate number is required when making a payment at the pay station. It may be helpful to take a picture of your license plate after you park your vehicle. Once you have made your payment, there is no need to display your receipt on your dashboard. Select 2-Hour Parking for $5.00. After 7:00 pm is free.

Payment may also be made from your smart phone. Simply download the Parkmobile App on the Apple Store or Google Play Store.

The Hahn Center is connected to the Student Life Pavilion, which will be the set of buildings on the right hand side of the road as you exit the Main Parking Structure. You can view additional parking instructions here.

View an interactive campus map here


Charter Stars Program
Awards ceremony recognizing san diego's top charter school influencers

Thursday, May 11, 2023
at the university of san diego,
Hahn University Center
5998 Alacala park way, san diego, CA 92110
from 5:30-9:00pm

featuring cocktail reception, live music, and three course dinner

Award Ceremony Recognizing
San Diego's Top Charter School Influencers

Thursday, May 11, 2023
At the University of San Diego,
Hahn University Center,
5998 Alacala Park Way, San Diego, CA 92110
From 5:30 - 9:00pm
Featuring Cocktail Reception, Live Music,
and Three Course Dinner

Sponsorship Level and Benefits

Please view the sponsorship levels below and contact for more information.

Ad Specifications: All artwork must be supplied at 300 dpi. High-res PDF, EPS, TIFF and JPEG files are accepted. Images from the Web are not suitable for printing. All color artwork must be in CMYK mode; black-and-white artwork must be in either greyscale or bitmap mode. RGB mode artwork is not accepted and if supplied will be converted to CMYK mode, which will result in a color shift.

Supporter: 2.25"h x 3.75"w

Partner: 4.75"h x 3.75"w

Advocate: 4.75"h x 3.75"w

Presenting: 7.75"h x 4.75"w