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SCHOOLS & KIDS

PPIE funding Outdoor Ed buses

Last week, Valley View Elementary students kicked off Pleasanton Unified's annual Outdoor Education tradition by heading...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 27, 2018 at 1:37 pm | 11 comments | 2495 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Standardized testing in the fall?

My kid told me that he spent a number of days in his English class in middle school doing an online state test. I have asked...

Original post made by Ptown mom on Sep. 3, 2018
Last comment by What's the point?, on Sep 21, 2018 at 8:44 pm | 7 comments | 724 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD mulls school climate assessments

School climate talk took center stage at the Pleasanton Unified board meeting Tuesday night, the second one of the 2018-19...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2018
Last comment by Mary M, on Aug 29, 2018 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 1961 Views

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School overcrowding an urgent issue, PUSD staff say

Enrollment talk featured prominently at the over-three-hour-long Pleasanton Unified school board meeting Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2018
Last comment by Norbert, on Aug 21, 2018 at 9:59 am | 34 comments | 4770 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Packed schedule for first PUSD board meeting of school year

The Pleasanton school board is set for a busy meeting Tuesday night, with enrollment, Measure I1 bond updates, the district...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by Rich Bond Investors, on Aug 15, 2018 at 10:20 pm | 13 comments | 2206 Views

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New principal appointments at Amador, Harvest Park

The Pleasanton school board unanimously appointed new principals at both Amador Valley High School and Harvest Park Middle...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Creekside, on Aug 10, 2018 at 1:32 pm | 13 comments | 5201 Views

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PUSD vice principal taking helm at Livermore elementary school

A middle and elementary school in the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District will both see new principals this upcoming...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2018
Last comment by Hart Parent, on Aug 3, 2018 at 4:59 pm | 7 comments | 4011 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City library agrees to accept high school student IDs at check-out

The Pleasanton City Council has agreed to expand a pilot program to allow all high school students to use their identification...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2018
Last comment by Margaret Watkins, on Jul 31, 2018 at 12:41 am | 1 comment | 3788 Views

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YMCA school daycare contracts canceled months after citation at Fairlands

Five months after the Tri-Valley YMCA daycare program at Fairlands Elementary was cited for a Type A violation by state regulators,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2018
Last comment by RLL, on Jul 24, 2018 at 7:35 pm | 13 comments | 5271 Views

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Chabot-Las Positas chancellor's contract not renewed

The Board of Trustees for the Chabot-Las Positas Community College District voted last month not to renew the current chancellor's...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2018
There are no comments yet. 770 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board considers principal appointments for Amador, Harvest Park

The Pleasanton school board is set to consider a series of appointments at the Tuesday night meeting. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 26, 2018 at 8:00 pm | 12 comments | 3514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD seeks community feedback on addressing capacity issues

The Pleasanton Unified School District has released a survey open to all community members to share input on how the district...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 19, 2018 at 11:26 am | 13 comments | 5260 Views

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Workforce Week at Workday

The Workday Foundation recently held its annual Workforce Week, the Pleasanton-based company's largest global volunteer initiative...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2018
Last comment by Ben Stewart, on Jun 18, 2018 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 1700 Views

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Pleasanton grads among Swalwell's nominees to U.S. service academies

Two recent Pleasanton high school graduates were among six students nominated this year by Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin)...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 12, 2018 at 7:43 pm | 3 comments | 2226 Views

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News digest: Landscaping workshop, Student board members & Senior health fair

The city of Pleasanton and Zone 7 Water Agency are partnering on a free landscaping workshop this Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2018
Last comment by Ashwin, on Jun 5, 2018 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 1954 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PPIE raises record-high funding for local schools

This year, the Pleasanton Partnerships in Education Foundation (PPIE) raised a record-high $644,000 for local schools. Read...

Original post made on May. 31, 2018
Last comment by Agree With Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 2, 2018 at 11:44 am | 8 comments | 2289 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Principal, VP departing Amador Valley High

Amador Valley High School will see some leadership changes next year. Principal Michael Williams was promoted to the district...

Original post made on May. 24, 2018
Last comment by Ptown parent, on May 28, 2018 at 11:38 am | 11 comments | 5787 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD highlights students, programs at final 2017-18 board meeting

The Pleasanton school board wrapped up its last regular meeting of the school year with a flurry of recognitions and presentations...

Original post made on May. 23, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 24, 2018 at 5:09 pm | 9 comments | 2580 Views

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Another Facilities Master Plan update for school board

The Pleasanton school board is set to consider another update to the Measure I1 Facilities Master Plan on Tuesday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 22, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 22, 2018 at 7:08 pm | 4 comments | 4464 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tim Talk: Dublin agencies partner for new school site

The Dublin City Council has partnered with the Dublin Unified School District to start to address school overcrowding on...

Original post made on May. 21, 2018
Last comment by Michael Austin, on May 21, 2018 at 6:42 pm | 8 comments | 6928 Views
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