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Hart School Board, Teachers Union Come to Terms

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Courtesy of SCVnews.com The Hart School board and the Teachers Union came to an agreement on terms Thursday night. The Hart District Governing Board approved a three-year agreement with the Hart District Teachers Association at a board meeting on Thursday night. “It was a positive experience working with the leadership of the Hart District Teachers Association and with the guidance ...

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Improved Budgets Help Santa Clarita Valley Schools Keep More Teachers

Improved Budgets Help Santa Clarita Valley Schools Keep More Teachers

For the most part, Santa Clarita Valley school districts are sending out fewer notices than in previous years, due in part to better budget projections; although at least one district notes officials aren’t quite out of the woods. School districts must send out preliminary layoff notices by March 15, according to state law, and officials must make the notification to lay off workers by May 15. Saugus Union School District staffers were most affected by the layoff notices. Castaic Union is cutting two position due to reduced enrollments, while the William S. Hart Union High School District, Newhall and Sulphur Springs school districts are retaining all of their full-time teachers. “I know that in the news, reports might indicate that with Proposition 30 taxes, education has been completely made whole, and that just isn’t the case,” said Marc Winger, Newhall School District superintendent. “But we’re not where we were in previous years -- we’re out of the downward spiral we were in.”

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Mormon Helping Hands Day Of Service To Support Santa Clarita Schools

Mormon Helping Hands Day Of Service To Support Santa Clarita Schools

More than 80,000 volunteers are expected to extend a helping hand to support West Coast communities on Saturday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Officials with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints are participating in service projects to clean up, paint and landscape 10 schools sites under the direction ...

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Newhall School District To Host Several Fall Events

Newhall School District To Host Several Fall Events

Newhall School District has several upcoming school events for students, parents and the community this month. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Newhall Elementary School is planning a fitness fundraising event for students, Tri-R-Athon, on Oct. 10, at the school’s playground, and also is hosting a Common Core Presentation for PTA ...

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SCV Education Foundation To Host Last Sip Of Summer Wine & Beer Tasting

SCV Education Foundation To Host Last Sip Of Summer Wine & Beer Tasting

NEWS RELEASESanta Clarita Valley community members are invited to a Wine and Beer Tasting event that will be hosted by the Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation.   Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The event will be at Robinson Ranch on August 11 to raise funds for Santa Clarita’s public schools.   ...

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Open House And Info For New “Emblem Academy” School Families

Open House And Info For New "Emblem Academy" School Families

BY: LEON WORDEN – SCVNEWS.COM STAFF An open house will be held Feb. 20 and several community meetings will start this week for families with children in the Saugus Union School District who will be attending – or might want to attend – Emblem Elementary School when it reopens as “Emblem Academy” in the fall. The open house will be ...

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