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District parent Laura Bratt declares candidacy for SRVUSD board

The race to represent Area 3 on the SRVUSD Board of Education officially has its first candidate to throw their hat into...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Aug 6, 2020 at 9:16 pm | 1 comment | 1227 Views

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SRVUSD board to review reopening plan ahead of first day of school

The SRVUSD is gearing up for its first day of school, and to help make sure that everyone is on the same page, district officials...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Aug 4, 2020 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 2180 Views

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Palmer School, 81-year-old private campus, closes abruptly in Walnut Creek

The Palmer School for Boys and Girls, a Walnut Creek-based private school that has served students in Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2020
Last comment by Laura Blessing, on Jul 29, 2020 at 6:32 pm | 4 comments | 7322 Views

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SRVUSD tweaks reopening plan, pushes first day of school out to Aug. 13

SRVUSD officials have agreed to minor revisions to the reopening plan with representatives from the district's various unions...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2020
Last comment by Ryan J. Degan, on Jul 28, 2020 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 3950 Views

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Local businesswoman Shelley Clark announces candidacy for SRVUSD board

Local businesswoman and community leader Shelley Clark has announced her candidacy for the SRVUSD Board of Education, campaigning...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2020
Last comment by Becky Bhatt, on Jul 26, 2020 at 7:22 pm | 3 comments | 2044 Views

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Dougherty Valley wins National Science Bowl

Dougherty Valley’s Science Bowl team took first place in this year’s National Science Bowl, hosted by the U.S. Department...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2020
Last comment by Becky Bhatt, on Jul 26, 2020 at 7:19 pm | 1 comment | 2227 Views

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SRVUSD 'Reopening Together' plan shifts to full-time remote learning for schools

The SRVUSD Board of Education has decided to pivot away from offering partial in-person instruction when schools return in...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2020
Last comment by Rachel H, on Jul 22, 2020 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 3486 Views

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SRVUSD approves hybrid model for reopening schools

Students in the SRVUSD are set to return to the classroom for at least part of the time come fall, after the Board of Education...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2020
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jul 18, 2020 at 3:37 pm | 11 comments | 17271 Views

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SRVUSD to consider classified personnel layoffs due to local financial instability

The SRVUSD Board of Education is planning to discuss staff reductions during a special meeting on Monday, a move district...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2020
Last comment by Parent, on Jul 2, 2020 at 8:54 am | 5 comments | 5177 Views

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SRVUSD board to consider confirming contract for new superintendent

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to discuss appointing John Malloy, Ed.D., as the next superintendent to lead the...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2020
Last comment by Parent , on Jun 14, 2020 at 4:38 pm | 1 comment | 2101 Views

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Mt. Diablo school board fires superintendent, rejects deal with teachers

Mt. Diablo Unified School District's Board of Education at its meeting on Thursday voted unanimously to fire Superintendent...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Jun 3, 2020 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 2573 Views

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School board OKs 2.56% raises for executive cabinet, management staff

The SRVUSD Board of Education approved plans to award its executive cabinet, management staff and confidential employees...

Original post made on May. 27, 2020
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 1, 2020 at 9:46 am | 16 comments | 4555 Views

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Enough is Enough

As a proud parent of 3 children in or through the San Ramon Valley school district, I have always felt blessed with how great...

Original post made by Steve Wilcox on May. 28, 2020
Last comment by SRVUSD parent, on May 30, 2020 at 7:04 am | 2 comments | 687 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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 | 6132 Views

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SRVUSD selects Toronto's top administrator as superintendent finalist

The SRVUSD Board of Education has identified Toronto director of education John Malloy, Ed.D., as its preferred candidate...

Original post made on May. 22, 2020
Last comment by Tim, on May 22, 2020 at 7:28 pm | 8 comments | 4868 Views

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SRVUSD releases plan for summer school

Summer school will be back in session in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District this year, but it will be held remotely. Read...

Original post made on May. 12, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on May 13, 2020 at 7:53 am | 2 comments | 4165 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 | 6190 Views

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SRVUSD campuses to remain closed through remainder of 2019-2020 school year

The SRVUSD has announced that due to the ongoing spread of the novel coronavirus, all school campuses will remain closed...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2020
Last comment by Ryan J. Degan, on Apr 9, 2020 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 3306 Views

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School campuses may remain closed through end of school year

SRVUSD officials are preparing for a potential elongated absence of students from the classroom after State Superintendent...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2020
Last comment by Danville Parent, on Apr 1, 2020 at 9:08 pm | 2 comments | 5356 Views

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SRVUSD to hold closed board meeting on response to COVID-19

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education is scheduled to take part in a special meeting via teleconference...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2020
Last comment by Tony, on Mar 25, 2020 at 11:48 pm | 6 comments | 2319 Views
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