Open Enrollment Has Begun!
Enrollment for Bay Farm School's 6-8 program, Wood Middle School, and Encinal Jr. & Sr. High School (all "open enrollment" schools) is now open. You can learn how to enroll on our Enrollment page. Online enrollment for Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten opens January 20, 2017. Online enrollment for new 1st-12th graders begins February 28, 2017.
December 6: Legal Assistance for Renters
Legal assistance from the City Attorney’s Office and Housing Authority will be offered to Alameda renters on December 6, from 5-8 pm in room 360 at City. If possible, bring lease agreement, rent increase and/or eviction notices, and any other relevant documentation More information is available here.
November 15: Summary of Board of Education Meeting
At its November 15 meeting, the Board of Education thanked Phil Hu and Barbara Kahn for their service to our schools and our community, voted to approve the plans for modernizing Paden Elementary School, and heard presentations both on enrollment and the district's equity roundtables. The agenda is here: http://tinyurl.com/AUSD-BoE-11152016; video of the meeting is posted on the agenda. The next Board of Education meeting is on December 13.
November 14: Information About Alleged Incident on Bay Farm Island
This morning two students at Earhart Elementary School reported a suspicious encounter with a man on Bay Farm. Alameda Police ...more
November 13: Superintendent's Message on Hate Speech Incidents
Superintendent McPhetridge sent the following robocall to all AUSD families on Sunday, November 13:
Over the last few days, we heard ...more
Information About Measure B1
On November 8, 2016, Alameda voters approved Measure B1, an extension of the Measure A parcel tax that raises $12 million per year for AUSD. For information on Measure B1, please see this FAQ, as well as the Resolution Calling an Election for Voter Approval of an Education Parcel Tax, which the Board approved on June 28, 2016.
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ASTI Teacher Nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award
June 30, 2016 – Alameda, CA – Todd Higashi, a science and physical education teacher at Alameda Science and Technology Institute ...more
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