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SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD may switch course on temporary grading policy

Pleasanton Unified School District may extend its Credit/No Credit temporary grading policy for middle and high school students...

Original post made on May. 6, 2021
Last comment by Michael Austin , on May 10, 2021 at 1:34 pm | 9 comments | 3251 Views

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Dublin school board picks San Jose leader Funk as finalist for superintendent

The Dublin Unified School District trustees on Thursday publicly identified Chris Funk, a school leader in the San Jose area,...

Original post made on May. 7, 2021
Last comment by Mary Durst, on May 7, 2021 at 10:49 am | 1 comment | 2370 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enrollment boundary changes contemplated for Pleasanton Unified School District

Looking toward a future with lower projected growth than originally predicted, the Pleasanton Unified School District Board...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by Fifty Years Here, on Apr 29, 2021 at 9:11 am | 4 comments | 4701 Views

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Go Green Initiative - 2021 Summer Internship Opportunity

The Go Green Initiative (GGI) is recruiting high school and college students to participate in a virtual summer internship....

Original post made by Casi Herrera on Apr. 15, 2021
There are no comments yet. 369 Views

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Alameda County advances into state's red tier

Alameda County is moving into state's COVID-19 red tier, clearing the way for indoor dining, movie theaters, gyms to reopen...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2021
Last comment by Gina Channell, Publisher, on Mar 17, 2021 at 10:46 am | 16 comments | 6367 Views

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Pleasanton Unified cites pandemic for enrollment drop

Enrollment trends and changes in Pleasanton Unified School District will be a main topic of discussion at the Board of Trustees...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2021
Last comment by DKHSK, on Mar 15, 2021 at 5:06 am | 3 comments | 3380 Views

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Pleasanton Unified proposes new temporary grading policy

The Pleasanton school board is set to consider another proposed temporary grading policy for middle and high school students...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2021
Last comment by Michael Austin , on Feb 28, 2021 at 7:10 pm | 2 comments | 2455 Views

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Foothill DECA team earns 167 awards at regional conference

Foothill High School students swept a total of 167 awards and took home the prestigious glass at the DECA Northern California...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2021
Last comment by Jtjh, on Feb 12, 2021 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 370 Views

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Amador Valley student wins Congressional App Challenge for District 15

While creating a smartphone app that provides real-time information on the quality of local tap water, Amador Valley High...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2021
Last comment by Jill Buck, on Feb 11, 2021 at 9:31 am | 2 comments | 3537 Views

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Pleasanton Unified students can return after Alameda County reaches red tier

As case rates of COVID-19 continue to slow in Alameda County, the Pleasanton Unified School District Board of Trustees voted...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Feb 2, 2021 at 12:27 pm | 8 comments | 6707 Views

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Pleasanton Unified aligns reopening plans with new state criteria

Plans for Pleasanton Unified School District students to resume in-person learning while Alameda County is in the purple...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2021
Last comment by fatherof4husbandof1, on Jan 28, 2021 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 3879 Views

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Pleasanton school board approves temporary grading policy

The Pleasanton school board unanimously adopted a temporary grading policy at a special online meeting Thursday, allowing...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2021
Last comment by Real World, on Jan 18, 2021 at 11:25 am | 5 comments | 3716 Views

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'Safety is key' -- State unveils plan to resume in-person classes statewide in February

California launched a $2 billion initiative Wednesday to support safely resuming in-person classes in the state's public...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2021
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jan 4, 2021 at 8:37 pm | 2 comments | 2891 Views

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Parents plan rally calling for Pleasanton schools to reopen

A group of Pleasanton parents urging the Pleasanton Unified School District to reopen local middle and high schools for in-person...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2020
Last comment by James Michael, on Dec 15, 2020 at 3:48 pm | 1 comment | 4839 Views

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PUSD may scrap plans for 'E-10' school at Donlon site

Pleasanton Unified School District is considering scrapping plans for the planned school for grades 4 and 5 at the Donlon...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2020
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Dec 8, 2020 at 11:03 am | 9 comments | 4178 Views

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DId you move to Pleasanton for the good schools?

If among your factors for choosing to move to Pleasanton included the very good, highly rated schools here, you may have...

Original post made by Nicki on Nov. 19, 2020
Last comment by Flightops, on Nov 23, 2020 at 2:38 pm | 2 comments | 646 Views

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Editorial -- David Haubert: The best experience, knowledge, temperament for County Supervisor

In other words, voters should take care in who they elect to this position. David Haubert is the best candidate to replace...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2020
Last comment by Dublin Resident In the Know, on Oct 19, 2020 at 7:14 pm | 12 comments | 6239 Views

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Pleasanton Unified School Board Meeting- opening plan

I'm interested to hear what people thought about hte school board meeting and the paln, or lack of, for reopening... To...

Original post made by DC on Oct. 9, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Oct 9, 2020 at 2:19 pm | 1 comment | 452 Views

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Pleasanton, Livermore officials aim for 'cooperative approach' to annexation of gravel company's land

The Pleasanton City Council may strike an agreement with Livermore city officials as part of a "cooperative approach" to...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2020
There are no comments yet. 4751 Views

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PUSD planning pilot program to reopen schools for students with specific needs

Pleasanton Unified School District is planning a small cohort supervision pilot program for priority groups of students,...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2020
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 29, 2020 at 3:02 pm | 3 comments | 7178 Views
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