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SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley schools go green in new way

Taking a sustainable approach to circulating information, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District (SRVUSD) plans to...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Jul 9, 2014 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 846 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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 | 15491 Views

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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 | 1247 Views

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Bay Area nonprofit wins state teacher tenure lawsuit

California's teacher tenure laws were declared unconstitutional Tuesday by a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge, ruling...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 14, 2014 at 6:21 pm | 11 comments | 825 Views

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Local teens talk about mental health

Adults may remember high school as the best years of their lives, but this isn't the case for many teens. One wrote in this...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by DanvilleDad, on Jun 6, 2014 at 5:37 pm | 5 comments | 975 Views

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Alamo man among injured in Isla Vista killing spree

An Alamo resident and college freshman is recovering in a hospital after being struck and seriously injured in a violent...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by Kerri (Bock-Willmes) Heusler, on May 28, 2014 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 1147 Views

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Name that school

The San Ramon Valley community is being asked to submit suggestions for the new elementary school's name. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Debora, on May 26, 2014 at 6:55 pm | 22 comments | 1457 Views

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Monte Vista Choir Wins Golden State

Congrats Monte Vista for winning 1st place for Large Choir Division at Golden State. Way to go!!!!!!...

Original post made by Catherine on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Douglas, on May 21, 2014 at 2:39 pm | 1 comment | 203 Views

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CHEMICAL FIRE IN OUR PARK

VILLAGE GREEN PARK BLUE DYE ON WALKWAYS Original post made by steve on May 16, 2014 I CALLED KTVU 2 NEWS ROOM AT 9;30...

Original post made by steve on May. 16, 2014
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CHEMICAL FIRE IN OUR PARK

GO LOOK..... COUNTY AG CANT HANDLE IT ...

Original post made by steve on May. 16, 2014
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VILLAGE GREEN PARK BLUE DYE ON WALKWAYS

I CALLED KTVU 2 NEWS ROOM AT 9;30 TONIGHT AND MAY COME OUT TO OUR PARK TO SEE DAMAGE.. 510-874-0242 CALL THEM ASK TO COME...

Original post made by steve on May. 16, 2014
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DID YOUR SCHOOL GET THIS MAX RATE LIKE OURS

MAX RATE when there was very very little BROAD LEAF IN THE LAWN..WITH BLUE DYE ALL around. Village green PARK in san ramon...

Original post made by steve on May. 16, 2014
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Danville PD to increase school presence after graffiti threats

Danville Police will have an increased presence around town schools on Thursday after graffiti found at or near a pair of...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on May 15, 2014 at 3:35 pm | 21 comments | 2615 Views

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San Ramon teacher named county Teacher of the Year finalist

Coyote Creek Elementary School transitional kindergarten teacher Karen Young has been named one of four finalists for 2014-15...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2014
Last comment by Nadia, on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 987 Views

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Monte Vista boys basketball wins state championship

The Monte Vista High boys basketball team has brought home the school's first ever state championship crown, controlling...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 1, 2014 at 6:06 pm | 2 comments | 1324 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 | 2599 Views

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Exchange Club of SRV's 2014 $5000 Scholarship Essay Contest

This year's essay contest eligibility includes all 9,10,11 and 12th grade students living in the SRVUSD including all the...

Original post made by Phil Lindner on Feb. 23, 2014
Last comment by Phil Lindner, on Mar 3, 2014 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 233 Views

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School board to debate new policies for employee breastfeeding, pregnant students

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday (Feb. 25) is set to consider new policies pertaining specifically to employee breastfeeding...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2014
Last comment by Beth, on Feb 26, 2014 at 6:10 am | 2 comments | 1536 Views

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SRVUSD recognizes No Name-Calling Awareness Week

The San Ramon Valley school district is observing its first-ever No Name-Calling Awareness Week, with students and staff...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
Last comment by Tracy, on Feb 14, 2014 at 1:30 pm | 5 comments | 1625 Views

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SRVUSD board to discuss new Dougherty Valley school

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education is set to consider site agreements and joint escrow instructions...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2014
Last comment by Linda, on Jan 14, 2014 at 2:01 pm | 3 comments | 1343 Views
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