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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 | 8325 Views

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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 | 8211 Views

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SRVUSD Superintendent Schmitt retiring at end of school year

Superintendent Rick Schmitt announced publicly Thursday that he will retire at the end of the school year in June after four...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2020
Last comment by Amy, on May 2, 2020 at 2:22 pm | 19 comments | 8204 Views

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Diablo Vista Middle School students are top mathletes

A group of four students from Diablo Vista Middle School -- three eighth graders and one sixth grader -- ranked among the...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Jianqin Wang, on Mar 5, 2011 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 8108 Views

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SRVUSD enrollment projected to drop by 4,100-5,400 students over next seven years

SRVUSD is currently projecting a significant decline in student enrollment over the next several years, with district officials...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2021
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jan 28, 2021 at 3:09 pm | 2 comments | 8105 Views

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What is your opinion of our Danville schools?

Let’s 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 | 8101 Views

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Around Pleasanton: July 4 fireworks halted at fair, this time for good

The popular and long-traditional Independence Day fireworks show at the Alameda County Fair has been canceled, and this time...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Louie, on Jun 27, 2018 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 8098 Views

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Coroner determines SRVHS student's drowning was accidental

Contra Costa County coroner's officials have ruled the drowning death of freshman Benjamin Curry in the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2018
Last comment by Danville Mom , on Jun 20, 2018 at 9:08 am | 12 comments | 8094 Views

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SRVUSD teachers push for new raise

Dozens of San Ramon Valley teachers packed the school board meeting Tuesday night to show support for their union amid contract...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2015
Last comment by Sharon , on Dec 22, 2015 at 2:41 pm | 9 comments | 7946 Views

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School district denies former principal's lawsuit claims

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has responded to a lawsuit filed by a former principal at Monte Vista High School,...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by MV2011, on Jun 23, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 16 comments | 7944 Views

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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 | 7916 Views

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School board talks calendar change

The San Ramon Valley school board learned new details Tuesday about an early draft calendar for the 2016-17 school year that...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Jake, on Jun 12, 2015 at 7:19 am | 58 comments | 7890 Views

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School board adopts calendar change

San Ramon Valley schools will end their first semester before winter break starting next school year after the school board...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2015
Last comment by Louie, on Dec 24, 2015 at 10:14 am | 13 comments | 7878 Views

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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 | 7855 Views

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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 | 7851 Views

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SRVUSD board to consider raises for executive cabinet, management

The SRVUSD board is set to give retiring Superintendent Rick Schmitt, his executive cabinet and management staff 2.56% retroactive...

Original post made on May. 26, 2020
Last comment by Disgusted SRVUSD parent, on May 28, 2020 at 9:41 am | 16 comments | 7816 Views

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After student drowning, SRVUSD posting lifeguards at school pools, halting PE swimming

In the first action announced since the drowning of 15-year-old freshman Benjamin Curry in the San Ramon Valley High School...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2018
Last comment by Grandparent , on Oct 7, 2018 at 1:52 pm | 12 comments | 7670 Views

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Athenian School recognized for cutting energy use

The use of gas, water and electricity has gone down, down, down at Athenian School in Danville as has its garbage headed...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bob Oxenburgh, on Dec 29, 2009 at 9:47 am | 2 comments | 7647 Views

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San Ramon: Council to review proposed Russian School of Mathematics after appeal

The San Ramon City Council is set Tuesday to debate an appeal filed by a resident challenging the city's approval of the...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2020
Last comment by Concerned CItizen, on Aug 26, 2020 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 7531 Views

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Nonprofit believes every child deserves a birthday cake

The foster mom did what came naturally when her new child had a birthday: She baked her a chocolate cake. When the girl came...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by Arnie Lopez, on Jul 15, 2016 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 7484 Views
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