AUSD is a diverse and accepting school district. Yet recent policy changes implemented at the federal level have left some families feeling uncertain of their status in our school district and community. We created this page to better provide information to our immigrant families.
AUSD is a Safe Haven District
On January 24, 2017 Board of Education voted 5-0 to approve a resolution declaring AUSD a "safe haven" district. The resolution is below, along with Superintendent McPhetridge's letter home to families about his commitment to accepting and protecting all students.
Safe Haven Resolution
Superintendent's Message on Providing Safe Haven