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Pico Canyon Elementary Sixth-Graders Creating Wax Museum

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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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Santa Clarita Denies Einstein Academy Valencia Site

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Santa Clarita City Council members denied an appeal Tuesday by Einstein Academy to open another charter school location, amid concerns about the site and the school’s application process. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Council members voted 3-1 Tuesday, with one abstention from Mayor Laurene Weste, and Councilwoman Marsha McLean voting in favor ...

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City Council To Look At Einstein Academy Charter School

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Santa Clarita City Council members are set to look at another potential Einstein Academy location Tuesday, and this time with city staffers recommending city approval. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Santa Clarita officials staffers are recommending City Council OK a site for 250 students on site off Rye Canyon Road in Valencia. ...

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Measure EE Gains Local And State Support

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Measure EE is on the November ballot and intended to maintain excellent elementary schools in Saugus Union School District by providing safe, modern classrooms for local students, according to the measure’s website. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “Our schools are the most valuable resource in our valley. Maintaining their facilities and investing ...

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Hart District, Sheriff Investigating Valencia High Fight

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies are investigating a reported assault after an online video showed a group of alleged Hart district students beating up another student on the Valencia High campus Friday.

More video regarding a Valencia High fight circulated online was followed by disciplinary action for several of the students involved in “a complex altercation” that began 11 days ago, Hart district officials said Thursday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “Disciplinary action has been taken against seven students based on the evidence of ...

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Castaic Union School District Moves To Cumulative Voting

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Castaic Union School District board members voted Thursday to use cumulative voting in their next election. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “We believe that we’re currently in compliance with the (California Voting Right Act), but because of the past schools’ litigation the best way to move forward is with cumulative voting,” said ...

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Hart District Mapping Out Potential For Future Elections

Hart District Mapping Out Potential For Future Elections

Hart district officials released maps for what the junior high and high school district might look like in future elections, if they abandon at-large votes in favor of trustee areas. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. District maps were drawn by a firm selected by attorneys for the William S. Hart Union High School District, ...

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SCVRC Hosting Fundraiser Race For Boy Hurt In Crash

A Santa Clarita remote control hobby shop is hosting a benefit race Oct. 25 to help the family of a boy recovering from major injuries sustained in a motocross crash.

A Santa Clarita remote control hobby shop and raceway is hosting a fundraiser race Oct. 25 to help the family of a boy recovering from major injuries sustained in a motocross crash. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The SCVRC Raceway is donating the proceeds from races that Saturday to the Covarrubias family, ...

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Santa Clarita Hosts DFYiT Talk With Hart District

About 350 Hart district junior high students Tuesday were at Santa Clarita Activities Center for a Drug Free Youth in Town, or DFYiT, presentation on the dangers of alcohol and drug abuse.

About 350 Hart district junior high students Tuesday were at Santa Clarita Activities Center for a Drug Free Youth in Town, or DFYiT, presentation on the dangers of alcohol and drug abuse. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The program gave about 50 students from each of the seven public Santa Clarita Valley ...

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Auditors Continue Probe Of Einstein Academy Charter School Finances

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Almost one year after county officials requested an audit for Einstein Academy charter school, experts are still investigating “complaints alleging fiscal mismanagement,” officials said. In a letter dated Oct. 28, 2013, Los Angeles County Superintendent Arturo Delgado stated that a Fiscal Crisis and Management Assistance Team would be requested to investigate the “extraordinary request.” “We consider this to be an extraordinary ...

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