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SCHOOLS & KIDS

"just another suburb with small minded people in a (soon to be) mediocre school district"

"Pleasanton becomes just another suburb with small minded people in a (soon to be) mediocre school district." Already...

Original post made by Good Feela on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Abby, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:15 pm | 13 comments | 1182 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

WAS THE CAMPAIGN ABOUT WINNING OR ABOUT GETTTING THINGS RIGHT AT PUSD?

PLEASE STOP THE FORUM ATTACKS! You are feeding into a mob-mentality on both sides. I just cannot believe...

Original post made by STOP ALREADY on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jesus H. Christ, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 6 comments | 1061 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD board meets Wednesday and Friday this week, Tuesday next week

Special board meetings are scheduled for June 3, at 6 pm, and June 5, at 5 pm. (There's also a meeting next week, June 9,...

Original post made by Sandy on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 1 comment | 991 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

VOUCHERS NOW

Now that the results are in, it is time for Pleasanton to face the music. This cannot go on and enough is enough. The public...

Original post made by Privatize on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Wow, on Jun 3, 2009 at 2:10 pm | 4 comments | 1023 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Please keep in mind - nearly 62% of voters voted in favor of Measure G!

While this is not the 2/3 majority needed to pass the measure, it does reflect the majority of Pleasanton voters' inclination...

Original post made by KGM on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by alison, on Jun 3, 2009 at 12:40 pm | 6 comments | 1085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

9MM NEW FUNDING SOURCE FOR OUSD JUST LOCATED TODAY!

I just located $8,994,732.00 of NEW FUNDING for PUSD!!!! There were 9,651 Yes votes for Measure G 9,651 times $233...

Original post made by GREAT NEWS! on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Another Good Idea, on Jun 3, 2009 at 12:36 pm | 9 comments | 1051 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PLEASE KEEP IN MIND - THE ELECTION IS OVER!

The election is over folks! Time for everyone - the Yes and the No people to start working together. Rehashing the voting...

Original post made by It\'s Over on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 3, 2009 at 12:07 pm | 13 comments | 1134 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Deficits at all levels must stop now!

It's not only the Pleasanton Schools... it's all levels of taxing authority. This just crossed the wire.... http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=agmj05AcqWHo&refer=...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1077 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Boot Camp Dance at Marriot Incident?

Does anyone know what really happended on the 23rd at the Marriot when the police shut down the Boot Camp teen dance? I saw...

Original post made by RaisingTeenagers on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Jun 3, 2009 at 10:28 am | 3 comments | 1493 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Will PUSD Cut CSR?

The ball is in the School Board Trustees' court now. The State has given them flexibility in CSR rules and other categorical...

Original post made by Stacey on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Agree with Chatty Chad, on Jun 3, 2009 at 10:06 am | 2 comments | 1089 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G and Monsanto

I noticed that Measure G states the money will go towards ensuring 'safe', 'clean' schools. That means the money will...

Original post made by Laura on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by shaking my head, on Jun 3, 2009 at 8:43 am | 9 comments | 1408 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MEASURE G FAILS

Measure G - Pleasanton USD Completed Precincts: 42 of 42 YES 9,651 61.71% NO 5,988 38.29% ...

Original post made by It\'s done on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 3, 2009 at 8:28 am | 15 comments | 1164 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where to get the most immediate and accurate results on Measure G?

OK, I voted, and did it the old fashioned way at Walnut Grove. Now I want the results as soon as possible and accurately...

Original post made by Frank Trigg on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Not the end of the world, on Jun 3, 2009 at 7:38 am | 11 comments | 2336 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sept. cut off date

I think incoming kindergarteners need to be 5 years old BEFORE they start school. That would help alot in all subjects taught....

Original post made by bobbi on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by julie, on Jun 3, 2009 at 7:29 am | 1 comment | 1065 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

9MM NEW FUNDING SOURCE FOR PUSD JUST LOCATED TODAY!

I just located $8,994,732.00 of NEW FUNDING for PUSD!!!! There were 9,651 Yes votes for Measure G 9,651 times $233...

Original post made by GREAT NEWS! on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by KGM, on Jun 3, 2009 at 7:05 am | 1 comment | 1039 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

OPINION: 'Vote No on Measure G'

Proponents of Measure G cite Class Size Reduction (CSR) as the most significant argument for implementation of a parcel tax....

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Chatty Chad, on Jun 3, 2009 at 1:05 am | 99 comments | 2138 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police say residents helped stop mail thefts in Pleasanton

Nice save (read below) from some fellow Pleasanton citizens. This points out (again) why everyone should have a mail slot...

Original post made by Grace on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by MailTheftVictim, on Jun 2, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 4 comments | 1460 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Now what?

I voted NO today, but I am actually quite willing to spend more money on our schools...if we had a different contract with...

Original post made by Dreamin on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Rosemarie, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 18 comments | 1308 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Breaking News: Pleasanton defeats measure G

Whoops...might have jumped the gun a little. Never the less, it will be interesting to see the break down of the percentage...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Max, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:56 pm | 10 comments | 1243 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8:09 results so far on G

Measure G - Pleasanton USD Completed Precincts: 23 of 42 YES 6,199 58.42% NO 4,412 41.58%...

Original post made by so far... on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by So Far...it's over!, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:48 pm | 43 comments | 1627 Views
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