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 […]

SJUSD promotes computer science with Hour of Code

SJUSD promotes computer science with Hour of Code

SAN JACINTO – San Jacinto Unified School District promoted computer programming at all school sites Dec. 5-9 during Computer Science Education Week. Hour of Code is a global initiative to introduce coding to students across the country. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, by 2020, there will be 9.2 million jobs in science, technology, […]

San Jacinto High School’s new culinary arts classrooms closer to reality

SAN JACINTO – San Jacinto Unified School District’s traditional high school is about to be anything but traditional when it comes to teaching students about cooking! San Jacinto High School’s Culinary Arts program received a three-year Career Technical Education incentive grant by California Department of Education to significantly upgrade the learning environment. The proposed changes […]

Hemet San Jacinto Valley Chamber endorses Measure Y

HEMET – Hemet San Jacinto Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted to support the San Jacinto Unified School District’s Facilities bond identified on the November ballot as Measure Y. The Chamber recognizes that Measure Y is a responsible plan that will address the following urgently needed areas: renovate career training facilities for science, […]

San Jacinto Unified School District’s WorkAbility I Program celebrates 5th year

San Jacinto Unified School District’s WorkAbility I Program celebrates 5th year

SAN JACINTO – The San Jacinto Unified School District is excited to be starting the fifth year of its WorkAbility I program this fall, which introduces students with special needs into competitive integrated employment opportunities within the community. The mission of WAI is to promote the involvement of students, families, educators, employers and other agencies […]

SJUSD’s Jordan Reeves hired as Superintendent for Gridley Unified School District

SJUSD’s Jordan Reeves hired as Superintendent for Gridley Unified School District

SAN JACINTO – San Jacinto Unified School District’s Executive Director, Business Services Jordan Reeves was introduced by the Gridley Unified School District Board of Trustees as their new superintendent during their regular meeting June 29. Gridley Unified serves the City of Gridley in Butte County, Calif., approximately 30 miles south of Chico. Effective Aug. 1, […]