Parent Information Nights on CAASPP
To help families better understand the 2015 results from the California Assessment of Student Performance & Progress (CAASPP), staff from the Educational Services Department are offering free, ...more
Alameda Police Alert
The Alameda Police Department (APD) released an alert on 9/23 about two separate reports of green vans in Berkeley and Alameda. On 9/18, Berkeley police received reports of ...more
New! Enrollment FAQ
Do you have questions about AUSD's enrollment practices? District staff have created a new FAQ detailing AUSD's policies in layperson-friendly language. This FAQ covers kindergarten roundup, enrollment for grades 1-12, interdistrict transfers, intradistrict transfers, diversions, and much more. Please take a look before you start the enrollment practice. You can find the FAQ here.
25th Annual College Fair
AUSD, St. Joseph Notre Dame High School, and College of Alameda are presenting the 25th Annual Citywide College Night on Monday, October 5, from 6:00-8:00 pm at the College of ...more
EHS Pool Project
Looking for updates on the new swim complex at EHS? Our "Pool News" website has site designs, timelines, and a jazzy new slideshow so you can track the course of construction.
Common Core Test News
Our "Common Core Assessments" web page offers a wealth of information on the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP), also known as the "Common Core Test" or "Smarter, Balanced Test." Please visit the page to find an FAQ about CAASPP, links to layperson-friendly websites about the assessment, and other resources. Families will also be receiving information about understanding the test results in the mail when the individual student reports are sent out. AUSD received those reports September 21. Families should receive them by September 28.
Teens looking for part-time work might want to drop in on a job fair aimed at helping major retailers from the South Shore and Alameda Landing shopping centers find both permanent and temporary help this coming holiday season. The fair will be held Wednesday, October 14, from 10 am to 3 pm at South Shore Shopping Center. Register at www.jobfair-ssc.eventbrite.com for updates.
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