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Sulphur Springs Names New Elementary Schools Superintendent

Superintendent Catherine Kawaguchi

Sulphur Springs Union School District board members have chosen a replacement for longtime Superintendent Bob Nolet, officials said Monday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Board members are expected to approve a contract for Catherine Kawaguchi in open session at the board’s next meeting Dec. 10. She’ll begin her new duties Jan. 5. ...

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Hart Regiment Wins Championship At SCSBOA Marching Competition

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Hart High School’s marching band and colorguard unit, the Hart Regiment, was awarded the championship title at the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association (SCSBOA) Championships Saturday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. This victory marks the group’s 11th year earning the title under the direction of band teacher Anthony Bailey.  “The win ...

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SCVi Hosts Multicultural Day Ahead Of Thanksgiving

With everything from a highly praised vegan gazpacho to homemade hummus to apple strudel, SCVi students gave each other a taste of cultures from around the world, literally, on Friday.

With everything from a prized vegan gazpacho to apple strudel, SCVi students shared cultural tastes, literally, from around the world Friday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Their annual Multicultural Day began a few years back as a potluck celebrating diversity a few years back. But the charter school’s growth blossomed the event into a campuswide festival Santa ...

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98-Year-Old COC Student Shares Pros, Cons Of Going Back To School

98-Year-Old COC Student Shares Pros, Cons Of Going Back To Schoo

One Santa Clarita Valley woman has seen it all. From both World War I and World War II, to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and 9/11, 98-year-old Doreetha Daniels has lived through most of the 20th century. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “Everything we read about in our history books, you’ve ...

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Saugus Union Names Chris Trunkey To Board

Chris Trunkey was named to the Saugus Union School District governing board Tuesday

Saugus Union School District officials named Chris Trunkey as the newest member to their governing board Tuesday, filling a seat left vacant by Doug Bryce’s departure in September. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Trunkey, a film executive who was narrowly defeated by Bryce in last November’s school board election, was sworn in at ...

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Hart High School Officials Investigating Alleged Student Prank

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School officials are investigating a possible student prank that allegedly occurred at Hart High School on Friday and resulted in the need for “cleanup,” officials said. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “Whether it’s vandalism at this time is still under investigation,” said Gail Pinsker, a Hart district spokeswoman. Due to student privacy ...

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Saugus Union Names Applicants For Vacant Board Seat

Four potential candidates applied to fill the vacancy of the Saugus Union School District governing board, officials said Tuesday.

Four potential candidates applied to fill the vacancy of the Saugus Union School District governing board, officials said Tuesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Bruce Fox, Julie C. Coate, Mathew Clarke Ferguson and Christopher Trunkey applied for the vacancy created after former board member Doug Bryce announced his plans to resign and ...

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Santa Clarita Man Connects People Around The World With WEConnect

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For years, Sergio Ballesteros traveled the world and worked with inquisitive minds. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Now, the Santa Clarita native is trying to find a way to connect the two. Ballesteros grew up in the Santa Clarita Valley, attending Arroyo Seco Junior High, Canyon High School and Saugus High School. ...

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Engbrecht Now Superintendent-Elect For Hart District, Challinor Superintendent

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The Hart district now has a superintendent and a superintendent-elect until Rob Challinor’s Feb. 1 retirement, according to contracts obtained by KHTS AM-1220. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Starting Nov. 1, former Deputy Superintendent Vicki Engbrecht was elevated to Superintendent-Elect Engbrecht, leaving Challinor’s responsibilities within the district to “special projects” and his title as superintendent. ...

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Pico Canyon Elementary Sixth-Graders Creating Wax Museum

In Our Schools - Santa Clarita Education

Students from Pico Canyon Elementary School’s sixth grade classes are creating their own “wax museum” in November by posing as historical figures, officials announced Wednesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The students have each chosen to represent a historical figure who has made “a significant and positive contribution to mankind,” according to ...

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