Family and Community Engagement Team to hold Parent Expo December 2nd

Posted: Monday, November 27th 2017

The Family and Community Engagement Team is excited to announce the Parent Expo, which will be held at the Harold J. Ballard Parent Center (2375 Congress Street, SD, CA. 92110) on Saturday, December 2, from 9:00am to 2:00pm.

Families will have the option to stay for a special movie screening of "Resilience" hosted by the Urban Collaborative Project from 2:00pm-3:00pm.

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Zamorano Elementary student artwork on display in Skyline

Posted: Thursday, November 16th 2017

Zamorano Fine Arts Academy students like to make a mark on the world around them.

They've already claimed their own campus through vibrant and visually stunning murals which adorn many of the school's walls and common areas. Now, they're bringing their artistic flair to the Skyline Hills Library in southeastern San Diego.

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SDUSD educator selected as 2017 Regional Outstanding School Psychologist

Posted: Wednesday, October 18th 2017

The California Association of School Psychologists (CASP) awarded Dr. Hoaihuong “Orletta” Nguyen, SDUSD School Psychologist, with the Nadine M. Lambert Outstanding School Psychologist award for Region VII (San Diego and Imperial Counties).  CASP has 10 regions as part of their organizational structure across California and selects only one recipient per region.  Dr. Nguyen accepted her award at the CASP Annual Convention in Garden Grove, CA on October 6, 2017.

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SDUSD Stories: Hoover High students making a difference through reading

Posted: Tuesday, October 10th 2017

Reading is often associated as an early indicator of academic success, and can be the make-or-break factor for a child's ability to learn and comprehend other subjects. In the critical early learning years of 0-5, parents and caregivers are typically a child's only education providers - and frequently, they need a little help.

In City Heights, that help has been coming in the form of student volunteers from Hoover High School.

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Barnard Mandarin Immersion students showcase talents at International Moon Festival

Posted: Thursday, October 5th 2017

In China, the Moon Festival is one of the oldest and most important holidays of the year, a time when family and friends celebrate the autumn harvest together.  Students from Barnard, a Mandarin immersion magnet school in Pacific Beach, showcased their Chinese cultural talents to thousands of people on September 23 at the 2017 Moon Festival in Balboa Park. Third through fifth graders performed a traditional Tibetan dance in bright colorful costumes. First through third graders demonstrated their skills with the ancient Chinese calculator known as the abacus.

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