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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local high schoolers to be required to take class for on-campus parking

Teen drivers in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District will now be required to attend a free two-hour "CHP Start Smart"...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 15, 2017 at 10:38 pm | 5 comments | 1381 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD expected to see declining enrollment in years to come

After years of a rising student population, it looks like the San Ramon Valley Unified School District will see declining...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2017
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Oct 13, 2017 at 12:24 pm | 23 comments | 3131 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD rolls out 10 proposals for more student, staff, parent flexibility

The San Ramon Valley school board is considering a variety of changes to implement in coming years that would offer more...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2017
Last comment by Parent/Former SRVUSD Employee, on Oct 5, 2017 at 10:14 pm | 25 comments | 7201 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville teacher wins county Teacher of the Year award

Danville elementary school teacher Marissa Ware has been chosen as one of two Teachers of the Year by the Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2017
Last comment by John Willford, on Sep 30, 2017 at 6:01 am | 1 comment | 5187 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD sets town halls on special education department changes

San Ramon Valley school district officials are seeking parent feedback at two town hall meetings in Danville on Wednesday...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1624 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Glazer named chair of Governmental Organization Committee

Local State Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda) has been nominated to chair the Governmental Organization Committee just more than...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 728 Views

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Danville officials seek feedback on alternative electricity program

Danville town officials are looking for public input about whether the town should join a community choice energy program. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 658 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to consider tentative agreement with teachers union

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to vote on a collective bargaining agreement with the teachers union Tuesday night. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2017
Last comment by Danville, on Aug 15, 2017 at 4:37 pm | 6 comments | 962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CHP: Driver arrested after hitting two cyclists on Blackhawk Road

A Danville man was arrested on suspicion of DUI after authorities allege he hit two bicyclists with his car on Blackhawk...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2017
Last comment by Dave Wallace, on Jul 2, 2017 at 10:10 pm | 1 comment | 2627 Views

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Parents' open letter continues debate over SRVHS student campaign video

Students and parents showed up at Tuesday night’s school board meeting to speak out in support of the leadership program...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Jul 1, 2017 at 5:26 pm | 24 comments | 5210 Views

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SRVUSD: Restructuring Educational Services Dept. will save money, enhance efficiency

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District is in the midst of reorganizing the Educational Services Department, a move...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2017
Last comment by Stella, on Jul 1, 2017 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 2100 Views

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School board looking at reorganizing Educational Services Department

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to talk about restructuring the district's Educational Services Department on Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Jun 30, 2017 at 9:45 am | 11 comments | 3895 Views

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Board talks school climate in wake of SRVHS campaign video backlash

School climate took center stage at Tuesday night's school board meeting, among board members and audience members alike. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by Lone Ranger of Danville, on Jun 25, 2017 at 5:39 pm | 21 comments | 5430 Views

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School board to review superintendent's performance

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to conduct a public employee performance evaluation of the superintendent at a special...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Jun 23, 2017 at 10:03 am | 7 comments | 1667 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVHS special education teacher receives Lifetime Excellence in Service award

John Blake, a longtime special education teacher at San Ramon Valley High School, was recognized with the 2017 Lifetime Excellence...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Sharon Castellanos, on Jun 9, 2017 at 8:23 am | 1 comment | 1115 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon commission to again discuss apartments at Golden Skate site

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set to hold a workshop on a proposed 227-unit apartment project at the site of the Golden...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by M, on Jun 7, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 11 comments | 2963 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVHS parents criticize district for punishment in bullying case

A recent case of bullying in Danville has gained national attention, as parents of a San Ramon Valley High School sophomore...

Original post made on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Unveil, on Jun 2, 2017 at 5:52 pm | 29 comments | 5369 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to hold special closed session Thursday morning

The San Ramon Valley school board will be holding a closed-session special meeting Thursday morning to discuss unidentified...

Original post made on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Do your job!, on Jun 1, 2017 at 10:48 am | 6 comments | 1236 Views

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San Ramon council reviewing student commissioner applicants

The San Ramon City Council is set to hold a special meeting Tuesday evening to interview applicants and consider making an...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by , on May 30, 2017 at 10:51 pm | 1 comment | 512 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD schools get ready for graduations

It's graduation season, and San Ramon Valley Unified School District middle and high schools are preparing for their ceremonies,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Elizabeth Werhel, on May 30, 2017 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 1623 Views
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Please give us a hand while we flout federal law
By Tim Hunt | 12 comments | 705 views