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Administrative turnover comes into view at Pleasanton Unified

The Pleasanton Unified School District is undergoing several changes in its upper administration at the district office before...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2022
Last comment by Get the Facts, 22 hours ago | 3 comments | 2238 Views

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Livermore school board appoints Van Schaack as next superintendent

The Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District named deputy superintendent Chris Van Schaack the new superintendent of...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2022
Last comment by Livermore Taxpayer, on Jun 30, 2022 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 1212 Views

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Amador Valley High principal Butterfield stepping down for district-level position

Joshua Butterfield is resigning from his position as Amador Valley High School principal to take on the role of director...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2022
Last comment by P-Town, on Jun 27, 2022 at 9:50 pm | 1 comment | 3368 Views

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New PUSD student trustee aims to improve transparency between district, youth

Incoming Foothill senior Annabelle Kim is preparing for her role as the second Pleasanton Unified student trustee, a position...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2022
Last comment by Frustrated Voter, on Jun 27, 2022 at 10:17 am | 1 comment | 1667 Views

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Pleasanton Unified to consider approval of Facilities Master Plan, 2022-23 budget

The Pleasanton school board will be reviewing several key items for approval at Thursday's board meeting, including the final...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Jun 25, 2022 at 7:11 am | 4 comments | 1387 Views

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Pleasanton Unified moves forward with considering possible bond measure for November ballot

The Pleasanton school board has agreed to advance to the next phase of pursuing a potential bond measure this November, which...

Original post made on May. 25, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Jun 21, 2022 at 5:52 am | 8 comments | 2850 Views

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Pleasanton school board reviews learning programs for students with disabilities

Parents with children who have dyslexia pleaded with Pleasanton school board members last week to speed up the process of...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2022
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Jun 14, 2022 at 10:57 am | 3 comments | 3623 Views

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Pleasanton council to discuss budget update, funding for capital projects

The Pleasanton City Council will review the midterm budget update Tuesday which could help fund projects such as a new skate...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2022
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Jun 3, 2022 at 6:48 pm | 3 comments | 1729 Views

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Pleasanton school board to vote on purchasing Hacienda office building for $23.5 million

Pleasanton Unified School District trustees are set to discuss entering into a $23.5 million sales agreement to acquire the...

Original post made on May. 12, 2022
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 12, 2022 at 4:12 pm | 4 comments | 3710 Views

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Pleasanton Preps: Amador Valley diver Garman dominates field at sections

Amador Valley junior diver Scott Garman is making a mockery of both the East Bay Athletic League and North Coast Section...

Original post made on May. 11, 2022
Last comment by Kelly French, on May 11, 2022 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 2548 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers union rallies at Dublin High, district HQ in midst of negotiations

Dublin educators and community members rallied at district headquarters and Dublin High School this week, with the goal of...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2022
Last comment by Pton Resident, on Apr 29, 2022 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 2890 Views

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PUSD board to discuss more optimistic budget update

Trustees at the Pleasanton Unified School District are set to hear the latest news on the district's finances in a presentation...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2022
Last comment by Truth, on Mar 10, 2022 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1853 Views

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Livermore school district's parcel tax election to move forward following lawsuit

After facing a lawsuit filed by two local taxpayer groups, Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District's May 3 special...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2022
Last comment by Naveed Khan, on Mar 8, 2022 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 4306 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CPC Danville offers Four $3,000 College Scholarships to High School Seniors

CPC Danville, a community church in the San Ramon Valley, is offering college scholarships to four graduating high school...

Original post made by FOR the Valley Staff on Mar. 3, 2022
There are no comments yet. 630 Views

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PUSD to review additional trustee-boundary draft map

The Pleasanton Unified School District's Board of Trustees is set for a fourth public hearing on options for new map boundaries...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2022
Last comment by Done, on Feb 24, 2022 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 1981 Views

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Enrollment down 700 students at Pleasanton Unified over past five years

Pleasanton Unified School District has lost approximately 700 students over the past five years, particularly at the elementary...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2022
Last comment by Former PUSD Family, on Feb 17, 2022 at 10:22 am | 10 comments | 2857 Views

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Fee increases give Horizon and STEAM Preschool needed boost, but future still unclear

The long-running Horizon Early Education Center and STEAM Preschool raised attendance fees nearly six months ago, but it...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2022
Last comment by PUSD Citizen, on Feb 3, 2022 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 2839 Views

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Declining enrollment = declining revenue

Following a two-year stretch of leniency, Tri-Valley school districts face a potentially significant drop in revenue next...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2022
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jan 29, 2022 at 8:51 pm | 6 comments | 4210 Views

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Pleasanton Unified cabinet given crash course on interest-based bargaining

The Pleasanton Unified School District Board of Trustees recently received a crash course on a new approach to navigating...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2022
Last comment by KathleenRuegsegger, on Jan 27, 2022 at 11:21 am | 5 comments | 1452 Views

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PUSD reviews proposed trustee area boundaries

Three different maps proposed for use in future Pleasanton Unified School District trustee board elections were given an...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2022
Last comment by dknute, on Jan 12, 2022 at 12:28 pm | 2 comments | 4639 Views
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