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2018-2019 AUSD Newsletters

2017-2018 AUSD Newsletters

All of our newsletters from 2017-18 are available here.

2018-2019 Articles

 

February 2019

Superintendent's February Letter (February 12, 2019)

Board Approves Salary Increase for Alameda Education Association (February 12, 2019)

WMS Students Develop Beneficial Uses for Plot of Land (February 12, 2019)

Season for Nonviolence Activities Begin (February 12, 2019)

Mills College Joins Alameda Promise (February 1, 2019)

Students Invited to Write Valentines to Planet Earth (February 1, 2019)

 

January 2019

Comment Period Open for Proposed Haight Renaming (January 25, 2019)

 

December 2018

AEA and AUSD Sign Tentative Agreement (December 21, 2018)

Superintendent' s Letter to the Community (December 21, 2018)

State Releases Updated Accountability "Dashboard" for Districts and Schools" (December 14, 2018)

AUSD Teachers and Students Send Books, Art, Hope to Paradise (December 5, 2018)

Haight Elementary Chooses "Love" (December 5, 2018)

 

November 2018

AHS Student's PSA Produced by Professional Filmmakers (November 30, 2018)

Wood Middle School Students Star in National Ad (November 30, 2018)

Teacher of the Year Nominations Available (November 16, 20180

Superintendent's Message: "This is a Time to Be Kind" (November 16, 2018)

Gary Lym and Mia Bonta Win Board of Education Election (November 9, 2018)

Superintendent's November Letter (November 2, 2018)

Enrollment Season is Beginning! (November 2, 2018)

Office Manager Costumes for Charity (November 2, 2018)

Fall Sports Round Up (November 2, 2018)

 

October 2018

AEA Declares Impasse in Negotiations with AUSD (10/29/2018)

Haight and LMS to Hold Mock Elections (10/23/2018)

Maya Lin Students Meet Yo-Yo Ma (10/23/2018)

Kindergarten Students Visit Safety Town (10/23/2018)

Board Loosens Restrictions on Halloween (10/12/2018)

 

September 2018

ASTI Senior Now NMS Semi-Finalist (09/25/2018)

Franklin Fifth Graders Host Arcade Day (09/25/2018)

Haight Renaming Committee Seeks Suggestions (09/14/2018)

Board Approves New Principal for Edison (09/14/2018)

Superintendent's Letter: The Goal of Social Justice (09/04/2018)

 

August 2018

Applications for Measures B1 and I Oversight Committees Available (08/23/2018)

AHS Graduate Playing in Ultimate World Championships (08/23/2018)

Board of Education Approves Salary Increases for CSEA 27 and 860 (August 23, 2018)

An Introduction to AUSD's Revised Dress Code (August 9, 2018)

 

July 2018

New Principals Hired for Bay Farm, Haight Elementary Schools-   July 12, 2018

Board of Education Refers Lum Elementary to District Advisory Committee - July 12, 2018

2017-2018 Articles

June 2018

Board Approves Consolidation Committee Members (06/26/2018)

Everyone Belongs Here Winners Announced (06/26/2018)

First Group of Genomics Scholars Celebrated (June 26, 2018)

Board to Vote on Consolidation Committee Members (June 19, 2018)

Board of Education, AEA Ratify Contract for 2017-18 Salary Increases (June 14, 2018)

Superintendent's Letter to the Community: The Year in Review (June 6, 2018)

Three AUSD Schools Named to Statewide Honor Roll (June 6, 2018)

So Long, Farewell, to the Class of 2018! (June 6, 2018)

 

May 2018

Applications Available for Committee to Consider High School Consolidation (May 23, 2018)

Alameda County Superintendents Call for Education Funding that Matches State's Economic Power (May 23, 2018)

Free Bus Pass Program Eases Students' Commute to School (May 17, 2018)

District, City Introduce Jewish American and Asian Pacific American Banners (May 18, 2018)

10 Ways to Appreciate Your Teacher (May 10, 2018)

AUSD Announces 2018 Teacher of the Year (May 9, 2018)

Measure B1 Found to be Valid After Court Challenge (May 4, 2018)

AEF Salutes Alameda Education Stars (May 4, 2018)

 

April 2018

ASTI and LMS Designated "Green Ribbon Schools" (April 25, 2018)

CSEA 27 and 860 Sign TAs with AUSD (April 25, 2018)

Edison Otters Honored for Straw Ordinance Efforts (April 19, 2018)

Student Walkouts Anticipated on April 20 (April 19, 2018)

Update on Historic Alameda High School Modernization (April 13, 2018)

Board of Education Approves Budget Realignment Strategies (April 13, 2018)

ACOE Names Cindy Zecher "Classified School Employee of the Year" (April 13, 2018)

Earhart, BayFarm Designated as Distinguished Schools (April 13, 2018)

 

March 2018

LMS Student to Compete in State Basketball Championship (March 22, 2018)

Superintendent's Note: Community Spirit and a Team's "A" Game (March 22, 2018)

AHS Men's Basketball Heads to State Championship (March 22, 2018)

Superintendent's Letter to the Community about School Threats (March 16, 2018)

10 Things to Know About Next Week's Walkout (March 9, 2018)

ASTI Senior Wins Community Service Award (March 9, 2018)

ASTI Students Embark on Civil Rights Tour with Congressional Delegation (March 2, 2018)

 

February 2018

Joint Statement Clarifying Lack of Threat at LMS (February 26, 2018)

Superintendent's Letter to the Community about School Safety (February 23, 2018)

Tips for Managing This Year's Flu (February 14, 2018)

Applications Available for Haight Renaming Committee (February 5, 2018)

AUSD Accepting Nominations for Classified Employee of Year (February 5, 2018)

 

January 2018

Superintendent's Letter to the Community about Budget Concerns (January 30, 2018)

Superintendent's Letter to Families About Immigration Concerns (January 19, 2018)

Alameda Spelling Bee Registration Open (January 19, 2018)

Nominate a Teacher for AUSD's Teacher of the Year! (January 12, 2018)

 

December 2017

AEF's "Art Across the Island" Showcases Student Creativity (December 15, 2017)

Teacher Audrey Hyman Receives Award from CTA (December 14, 2017)

ASTI Seniors Receive Congressional Recognition (December 13, 2017)

State Releases Updated Accountability "Dashboard" for Districts and Schools (December 12, 2017)

AHS Students Learn From Holocaust Survivor (December 1, 2017)

Former Edison Students Complete Eagle Projects on Campus (December 1, 2017)

 

November 2017

Wood Principal and Two Students Named "Women Who Dare" (November 17, 2017)

Two AUSD Teachers Win STEM Awards (November 17, 2017)

Students, Staff Continue Fire Relief Efforts (November 16, 2017)

LMS Intruder Posed No Threat, APD Says (November 13, 2017)

Tips for Driving More Safely in the Dark

AUSD Statement on Black Lives Matter (November 3, 2017)

Budget Update (November 2, 2017)

Two Adult School Teachers Win Awards (November 2, 2017)

 

October 2017

Board of Education Approves District Advisory Committee Members (October 27, 2017)

Ruby Bridges STEAM Studio Opens (October 27, 2017)

District Considers Potential Budget Cuts (October 26, 2017)

AUSD Retiree, Youth Win Community Service Awards (October 20, 2017)

63rd Annual Island Bowl Coming Up! (October 20, 2017)

AUSD CAASPP Scores Stay Steady - October 13, 2017

Kevin Gorham Wins County Teacher of the Year - October 6, 2017

 

September 2017

Applications for District Advisory Committee Now Available (September 22, 2017)

New Principal Hired for Franklin Elementary School - September 13, 2017

 

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510-337-7175

sdavis@alameda.k12.ca.us

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2017-2018 Annual Report

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