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SCHOOLS & KIDS

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 | 15458 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What is your opinion of our Danville schools?

Letís start some real conversations about our Danville schools. Students: Do you feel safe in your Danville school? ...

Original post made by Marie on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by has to be anonymous, on Sep 16, 2009 at 10:57 am | 78 comments | 3376 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School anxiety high as cuts loom

Class size increases are being considered along with eliminating some high school counselors and other staff reductions in...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Master, on Mar 4, 2010 at 7:57 pm | 75 comments | 1639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C debate done 'by the numbers'

Naming a clear winner in Tuesday's debate between opponents and proponents of the proposed Measure C parcel tax ballot initiative...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on May 5, 2009 at 9:06 pm | 63 comments | 2415 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shame on the Morgan Hill Principal

The hundreds of thousands men and women who have given their lives throughout the history of America to make sure our American...

Original post made by Gary on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by The Reverend, on May 21, 2010 at 9:46 am | 62 comments | 1880 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School libraries in the SRVUSD

As the San Ramon Valley Unified School District approaches another year of difficult decision making, I strongly urge the...

Original post made by Larissa Worth on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 2, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 59 comments | 2681 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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 | 2933 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Obama speech spurs concerns among parents

Plans by President Barack Obama to address students across the nation Tuesday met with protest from parents across the country...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by FlameHaze, on Oct 15, 2009 at 1:57 pm | 48 comments | 1954 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district will accept childcare changes, pending legal consultation

At its next meeting, SRVUSD's Board of Education will vote to determine whether or not to accept changes to on-site childcare...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Fern, on Mar 27, 2012 at 9:40 am | 47 comments | 1663 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State moves to revoke Kid's Country license

The state is taking steps to shut down four sites of San Ramon Valley's child-care program Kid's Country. The California...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Jennifer Allen, on Apr 5, 2012 at 11:51 pm | 44 comments | 2316 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville woman charged with leaving infants in car while shopping

A Danville woman who faces felony child endangerment in connection with leaving her two infant twins in a car last week at...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Poor People, on Feb 22, 2012 at 10:34 pm | 43 comments | 1769 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullying a priority for SRVUSD

For years, bullying was seen as no big deal, and for many, a rite of passage. Freshmen were hazed by seniors, and when they...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 22, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 42 comments | 2289 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 Get educated, on Nov 24, 2013 at 11:03 am | 42 comments | 9901 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen Wire: A student's take on bigger classes, school budget crisis

Teen columnist Daniel Morizono talks about the difference smaller classes make in the ninth grade, based on his personal...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Mar 9, 2010 at 8:18 am | 36 comments | 1323 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids' Country Crisis

What is going on at Kids' Country? I heard it lost half of its board of directors last week? Anybody have any information...

Original post made by Dave on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Jun 10, 2011 at 8:53 pm | 35 comments | 3482 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School District concerned with new state education funding proposal

A new funding formula proposed by Gov. Jerry Brown has San Ramon Valley educators worried about the future of the district,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Apr 23, 2013 at 10:54 pm | 34 comments | 1782 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Acceptance-related activities in local high schools?

My daughters attended MV and SRV high schools, and one of many reasons I'm proud of them is that both were involved with...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Dec 16, 2010 at 8:20 am | 33 comments | 2733 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 | 2469 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD gets aggressive with bullies

The San Ramon school district is getting tough on bullies. The district recently reviewed its policy and has established...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Robert, on Jan 4, 2011 at 8:43 am | 32 comments | 1738 Views

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Measure C passes with 72.56 percent

Measure C has passed by a landslide – with 72.56 percent Yes votes – it was reported shortly before 8:30 p.m....

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 6, 2009 at 9:56 pm | 29 comments | 1428 Views
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