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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Assembly OKs statewide schools bond for November ballot

The State Assembly unanimously passed a bill on May 29 that would place a statewide school facilities bond on the Nov. 4...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Jun 19, 2014 at 9:18 am | 22 comments | 31879 Views

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Guest opinion: Voters Should Flunk Measure C

Despite widespread layoffs, foreclosures and broken retirement nest-eggs, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District wants...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jayne, on May 6, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 144 comments | 30086 Views

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School Dress Code- Do you think kids dress appropriately?

School starts in less than a month, and along with warm weather go styles that are more appropriate for the beach instead...

Original post made by Lili L. on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Catherine, on Mar 14, 2014 at 3:27 pm | 32 comments | 26953 Views

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Residents voice displeasure with Common Core

A new set of learning standards is coming to California this school year, but a group of local residents told the San Ramon...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Jun 24, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 43 comments | 19074 Views

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Danville man arrested for child porn

A Danville resident and former substitute teacher for the San Ramon Valley school district was arrested Tuesday, April 8,...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2008
Last comment by barner, on Sep 16, 2008 at 6:40 am | 5 comments | 14518 Views

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Congratulations Class of 2011!

Whether going on to college, armed services, the work force or the trades, hundreds of Danville seniors will turn their tassels...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Tracy, on Jun 10, 2011 at 4:27 pm | 5 comments | 10293 Views

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Rotaries give dictionaries to Danville 3rd-graders

Third-graders in Danville and across the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are set to receive nearly 2,500 printed...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by thankful teacher, on Nov 19, 2013 at 9:17 pm | 6 comments | 9244 Views

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Monte Vista celebrates grand opening of student center

Monte Vista High School students now have new technology tools and a more modern meeting place. Students, staff and community...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2013
Last comment by parent, on Nov 7, 2013 at 9:06 am | 3 comments | 9130 Views

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SRVUSD hires four new principals

The San Ramon Valley school board named new principals at all three school levels and paved the way for two additional principal...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by Mom, on Jan 6, 2016 at 11:47 pm | 16 comments | 8830 Views

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Hats off to the class of 2013!

Congratulations to the class of 2013 from San Ramon Valley, Monte Vista and Del Amigo high schools. The Express wishes Danville's...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Jun 14, 2013 at 7:20 pm | 5 comments | 8394 Views

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DVHS students urge school board to reinstate coach

Roughly three-dozen Dougherty Valley High speech and debate team members crowded into the San Ramon Valley school board meeting...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by Lee, on Oct 22, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 4 comments | 7956 Views

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SRVUSD parts with John Baldwin teacher over parent objections

Nearly 20 parents turned out to the San Ramon Valley school board meeting Tuesday night to support a probationary teacher...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2015
Last comment by kd, on Mar 17, 2015 at 6:35 pm | 31 comments | 7809 Views

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Four candidates in San Ramon Valley school board race so far

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has three Board of Education seats up for election this fall and so far four...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Oct 3, 2014 at 4:03 pm | 30 comments | 7577 Views

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Alamo school principal stepping down

Stone Valley Middle School principal Shaun McElroy is resigning this month after 13-plus years leading the Alamo campus in...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2015
Last comment by IncomingMiddleSchoolParent, on Mar 8, 2015 at 3:00 pm | 35 comments | 7095 Views

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Subway franchise headed to high schools

In an effort to keep kids on campus and feed them more efficiently, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board unanimously...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Duke, on Jul 13, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 28 comments | 6910 Views

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Report: All 4 local high schools rank among top 10% in state

Each of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District's comprehensive high schools ranked among the 220 best in California,...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2016
Last comment by Meena, on May 1, 2016 at 11:03 pm | 2 comments | 6307 Views

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Escape to Mount Diablo

It's hard to believe peace and tranquility are only a stone's throw away. Even though we are at the foot of Mount Diablo,...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Sammy, on Jan 17, 2008 at 5:01 pm | 4 comments | 6271 Views

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Teachers again turn out to call for pay raise

More than 100 San Ramon Valley teachers packed into the district boardroom Tuesday night to implore the school board to agree...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2016
Last comment by Commonsenseparent, on Feb 3, 2016 at 11:03 am | 63 comments | 6226 Views

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School district employees get new contract, one-time bonus

San Ramon Valley Unified School District teachers obtained their first contract since 2008 Tuesday night, leaving the negotiating...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Elisabeth, on Jul 10, 2013 at 12:20 pm | 58 comments | 6183 Views

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SRVUSD board to debate Common Core implementation

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education is scheduled to host another discussion on the Common Core...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2013
Last comment by Greg Marvel, on Dec 13, 2013 at 11:49 am | 13 comments | 6057 Views
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