San Jacinto Unified School District showcases computer science students at summit

San Jacinto Unified School District showcases computer science students at summit

SAN JACINTO – Educators, business people and government officials discussed the need for teaching computer science to students in kindergarten through 12th grade at the second annual Inland CSforALL Summit Nov. 2, in Riverside. Mountain Heights Academy, San Jacinto Unified School District’s blended learning magnet program for grades 6-12, was prominent at the summit with […]

New emblem unveiled for updated name of Juan Bautista De Anza Elementary

New emblem unveiled for updated name of Juan Bautista De Anza Elementary

SAN JACINTO – Fourth and fifth-grade students, school staff, descendants of Juan Bautisa de Anza and guests gathered on the front lawn at San Jacinto Unified School District’s De Anza Elementary, Tuesday, Oct. 24, to see the unveiling of a new emblem on the wall near the front entrance, commemorating the school’s namesake during the […]

San Jacinto Unified School District celebrated countywide College Kickoff event district wide, Oct. 11

San Jacinto Unified School District celebrated countywide College Kickoff event district wide, Oct. 11

SAN JACINTO – The San Jacinto Unified School District held its annual College Kickoff, Oct. 11, as part of the Riverside County College Kickoff Day events. College Kickoff is an opportunity to promote the college application season and help students throughout Riverside County recognize the importance of planning for their college and career endeavors. San […]

Inaugural San Jacinto Heritage Festival kicks off Saturday, Oct. 21

SAN JACINTO – The San Jacinto Unified School District, in partnership with the city of San Jacinto, the Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians, the Hemet San Jacinto Valley Chamber of Commerce and the San Jacinto Education Foundation, invites the community to attend the inaugural San Jacinto Heritage Festival, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. […]

San Jacinto Unified School District hosts second annual Principal for a Day event

San Jacinto Unified School District hosts second annual Principal for a Day event

SAN JACINTO – During San Jacinto Unified School District’s second annual Principal for a Day event, 16 community members, elected officials and supporters ‘walked the walk’ with school principals, Friday, Sept. 1. Each of the seven elementary, three middle school and two high school principals were shadowed by an invited guest or two and shared […]

San Jacinto Unified School District installs solar systems

San Jacinto Unified School District installs solar systems

SAN JACINTO – San Jacinto Unified School District has announced the solar panel installation project, featuring carports and solar canopy structures, is now complete at all nine designated school sites. Two school sites feature battery storage. Over the lifetime of the solar Power Purchase Agreement, SJUSD is expected to save more than $9 million with […]

Col. Francis W. Sick honored as ‘Patriot of the Present-Education’

Col. Francis W. Sick honored as ‘Patriot of the Present-Education’

SAN JACINTO – San Jacinto Unified School District’s San Jacinto Leadership Academy commandant retired Col. Francis W. Sick received honors from 23rd District Sen. Mike Morrell as “2017 Patriot of the Present-Education” during the senator’s fourth annual Patriots of the Past, Present and Future Recognition Ceremony and Dinner. This annual event to honor servicemen and […]

San Jacinto Unified School District’s North Mountain Middle School was selected as an Advancement Via Individual Determination Site of Distinction

San Jacinto Unified School District’s North Mountain Middle School was selected as an Advancement Via Individual Determination Site of Distinction

SAN JACINTO –North Mountain Middle School in San Jacinto Unified School District was selected as an Advancement Via Individual Determination Site of Distinction for the 2016-17 school year by the AVID Center, a global nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the achievement gap by preparing all students for college and other after- graduation opportunities. North Mountain […]

Voters in San Jacinto Unified School District approved Measure Y to improve local school facilities

Voters in San Jacinto Unified School District approved Measure Y to improve local school facilities

SAN JACINTO – Voters in the San Jacinto Unified School District boundary approved Measure Y, a local Proposition 39 general obligation school bond measure for SJUSD facilities and technology upgrades to improve student safety, instruction and learning On Nov. 8. The bond measure required 55 percent voter support, and final official election results for Riverside […]