Final Steel Beam Marks Another Historic Milestone for Community of City Heights

Posted: Friday, December 13th 2019

SAN DIEGO - Two school construction projects are changing the physical landscape - and the learning climate - for students, staff, and community members in City Heights. 

On Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, Wilson Middle School students joined Central Elementary fifth-graders to watch as the final steel beam was hoisted into its final resting place, for what is an entire site transformation at Wilson Middle School. 

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Gage Gators Hold Ribbon-Cutting for New Playfield Dedicated to Beloved P.E. Teacher

Posted: Monday, November 25th 2019

November 25, 2019

SAN DIEGO –  Gage Elementary School Gators joined Superintendent Cindy Marten and City Councilmember Scott Sherman in a celebration and dedication of their new 163,000 square-foot joint-use field on Thursday, Nov. 14.

Staff, along with the help of District and City leaders, former students, and the community, worked to name the field “The Cindi Elrod Joint-Use Field” after former Teacher-of-the-Year, Cindi Elrod.

WATCH: KUSI News Coverage of the Event 

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San Diego Unified Passes First-of-its-Kind Youth Climate Action Resolution

Posted: Wednesday, September 11th 2019

September 11, 2019 

SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Unified Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday to pass an historic Youth Climate Action resolution, in support of students participating in the Sept. 20-27 Global Climate Strike.

Board Vice President John Lee Evans joined Board Trustee Richard Barrera in supporting students during a rally with students and SanDiego350* held at the Eugene Brucker Education Center.

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District Teachers Named San Diego County Teacher of the Year, Finalist

Posted: Monday, September 9th 2019

San Diego Unified’s Hilda Martinez Honored as a County Teacher of the Year

Zamorano Fine Arts Academy's Hilda Martinez was named one of five San Diego County Teachers of the Year, and Jenny Lieu of Lincoln High School was recognized as a finalist at the 29th Annual Salute to Teachers event hosted by the San Diego County Office of Education and Cox Communications.  

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