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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jon Vranesh back again at last night's school board meeting

Former Walnut Grove Elementary principal Jon Vranesh addressed the Pleasanton school board during the community comment session...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by curious, 10 hours ago | 65 comments | 7962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park Cheer Holiday Boutique

We are currently looking for local vendors, artisans, and crafters to make this years event a success! Should you be interested...

Original post made by Sherri Jacob on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by sherri jacob, on Oct 19, 2014 at 10:00 am | 2 comments | 321 Views

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Hundreds, Perhaps Thousands of Pleasanton Pupils Lacking Mathematics Textbooks

Even though the state adopted Math programs in January 2014, Pleasanton students throughout most schools have yet to receive...

Original post made by parent on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Laura, on Oct 18, 2014 at 3:10 pm | 7 comments | 1193 Views

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Chamber endorses Laursen, Wright for election to Pleasanton school board

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce's Business and Community Political Action Committee has voted to endorse incumbent board...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by Parent, on Oct 17, 2014 at 11:31 am | 19 comments | 3240 Views

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Harvest Park Middle School Cheer Team Rummage Sale - Tomorrow

The Harvest Park Middle School Cheer Team will be holding a fundraising rummage sale tomorrow, Saturday, Oct. 18th, from...

Original post made by Jon Bice on Oct. 17, 2014
There are no comments yet. 62 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill football player named U.S. Army All-American

A Foothill High School senior has been selected to join the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl team to represent the West. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Josh, on Oct 15, 2014 at 2:43 pm | 7 comments | 3934 Views

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Juanita Haugen Scholarship Applications Now Available

Community of Character Collaborative Announces Application Deadline Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship The Community...

Original post made by Ken mano on Oct. 15, 2014
There are no comments yet. 275 Views

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Did Pleasanton weekly get threatened

There are several rumors that The Pleasanton Weekly was threatened by one of their largest advertisers to stop reporting...

Original post made by Here\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Jonny on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Oct 14, 2014 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 462 Views

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Pleasanton PTA, League of Women Voters to host school board candidates forum tonight

Candidates for the Pleasanton school board will participate in a candidates forum Monday night, an event co-sponsored by...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2014
Last comment by Here's the website, on Oct 14, 2014 at 10:55 am | 20 comments | 1137 Views

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Student enrollment, textbooks on Tuesday' school board agenda

The Pleasanton school board is scheduled to hear a report Tuesday night on the school district's 2014-15 student enrollment. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Tablets???, on Oct 13, 2014 at 7:29 pm | 5 comments | 1706 Views

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Congratulations to Pleasanton School District

I see the Pleasanton Unified School District were awarded a $2.3 million Federal grant be paid over a 5 year period. Only...

Original post made by highdiver on Oct. 4, 2014
Last comment by Bollo, on Oct 11, 2014 at 9:12 pm | 10 comments | 1767 Views

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Where Bowser gets his campaign funds from...

I've been looking around the internet, something I like to do. When checking out www.netfile.com/agency/coa I found some...

Original post made by JustlookingAround on Oct. 5, 2014
Last comment by Housa Guboi, on Oct 11, 2014 at 8:21 am | 38 comments | 2773 Views

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How can we support Mr. Vranish?

Of course, we are al upset about him being ousted. What more can we, as a community, do to get our principal reinstalled?...

Original post made by WGMOM on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by StopWithTheLies, on Oct 10, 2014 at 1:04 pm | 9 comments | 517 Views

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Pleasanton's school board candidates

Voter information pamphlets have been mailed out to Pleasanton's 41,152 registered voters, followed by mail-in ballots on...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by ???, on Oct 10, 2014 at 6:21 am | 6 comments | 692 Views

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Bicyclist hit on Santa Rita after school - where hedge obstructs view

At a little after 3, two fire trucks, an ambulance with a stretcher and the police were at the driveway entrance to Noah's/Safeway...

Original post made by update? on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by Don Key, on Oct 8, 2014 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 355 Views

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Pleasanton school district awarded $2.3 million grant

Pleasanton Unified School District is one of 71 schools in the nation whose School Climate Transformation Grant has been...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 8, 2014 at 11:35 am | 5 comments | 2887 Views

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Harvest Park Middle School Cheer Team Rummage Sale - Oct. 18th

The Harvest Park Middle School Cheer Team will be holding a fundraising rummage sale on Saturday, Oct. 18th, from 8AM-4PM....

Original post made by Jon Bice on Oct. 7, 2014
There are no comments yet. 116 Views

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Walnut Grove-Cash Payments Solicited for Teacher Instruction and Time with Principal Jan Steed Violates State Law/PUSD Tutoring Policy

An auction where students are required to pay money to spend time with Walnut Grove teachers and staff after school for classes...

Original post made by WG pay to play on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by Claire, on Oct 3, 2014 at 4:13 pm | 5 comments | 524 Views

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Jerry Brown bans expulsions for "willful defiance" and vetos compulsory kindergarten

It looks like Jerry Brown has taken steps to curtail school administration abuses. On Saturday, he signed a bill to eliminate...

Original post made by Common sense on Sep. 29, 2014
Last comment by Damon, on Sep 29, 2014 at 10:01 am | 7 comments | 969 Views

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We need to improve how we address the school board!!

Whenever someone goes up to the podium to speak, they never seem to have a lot of vigor (exception: this one man who speaks...

Original post made by MyRoleModel on Sep. 28, 2014
There are no comments yet. 356 Views
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