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SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD: Personalized learning initiatives met with opposition by parents, staff

The much-discussed personalized learning initiatives took center stage at a heavily attended San Ramon Valley school board...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Nov 20, 2017 at 6:31 am | 12 comments | 1961 Views

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School board to receive reports on personalized learning, district facilities

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to hear a variety of presentations and informational reports Tuesday night, including...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Nov 16, 2017 at 10:34 am | 5 comments | 1162 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 Betty, on Nov 11, 2017 at 3:29 pm | 29 comments | 7678 Views

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Danville council to vote on new 'friendship city' policy

After several months of discussion, the Danville Town Council is set to consider adopting a policy for establishing "friendship...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Rslph Hoffmann, on Nov 7, 2017 at 6:32 am | 1 comment | 1131 Views

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Officials: Twin Creeks third-grader brings gun to school

San Ramon police are investigating after a third-grade boy at Twin Creeks Elementary brought a firearm to school on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Oct 26, 2017 at 7:50 pm | 11 comments | 4010 Views

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Five inducted into San Ramon Valley High's Athletic Hall of Fame

The San Ramon Valley High School Alumni Association inducted four alums and one coach into its Athletic Hall of Fame, at...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2017
Last comment by Dan Davis, on Oct 20, 2017 at 6:13 am | 5 comments | 2432 Views

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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 Scott Hale, on Oct 18, 2017 at 9:50 am | 8 comments | 1653 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 | 3522 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 | 5322 Views

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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. 1680 Views

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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. 757 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. 689 Views

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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 | 1039 Views

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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 | 2772 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 | 5319 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 | 2228 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 | 4024 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 | 5546 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 | 1745 Views

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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 | 1171 Views
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