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School Board Approves New Name for San Ramon's Fifth Elementary School

School Board Approves New Name for San Ramon's Fifth Elementary School

Bella Vista Elementary School is scheduled to open in 2016.
Introducing the Monte Vista High School Graduating Class of 2014

Introducing the Monte Vista High School Graduating Class of 2014

Do you recognize any of the names on this list?
Introducing the San Ramon Valley High School Graduating Class of 2014

Introducing the San Ramon Valley High School Graduating Class of 2014

Do you recognize any of the names on this list?
Introducing the Del Amigo High School Graduating Class of 2014

Introducing the Del Amigo High School Graduating Class of 2014

Do you recognize any of the names on this list?
Help Monte Vista High School Teacher Win $2,500 Grant

Help Monte Vista High School Teacher Win $2,500 Grant

Read on to see how to vote for physics teacher Scott Getty in the 'Thank a Million Teachers' campaign.
12 San Ramon Valley Unified Schools Named 'California Distinguished Schools'

12 San Ramon Valley Unified Schools Named 'California Distinguished Schools'

Of the 24 schools selected in Contra Costa County, 12 belong to San Ramon Valley Unified School District,
Which San Ramon Valley USD Teacher is a Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year Finalist?

Which San Ramon Valley USD Teacher is a Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year Finalist?

County’s school districts announce their 2014-2015 Teachers of the Year
Monte Vista Students Learn About Dangers of Drunken Driving & Texting While Behind the Wheel

Monte Vista Students Learn About Dangers of Drunken Driving & Texting While Behind the Wheel

The powerful program was held on April 7 & 8 in Danville
Will Ferrell Answers Danville Teacher's Video Prom Proposals

Will Ferrell Answers Danville Teacher's Video Prom Proposals

Chad Cochran, a teacher at San Ramon Valley High School, learned comedian Will Ferrell will not go to the prom
Community Invited to Student Recognition Project Open House

Community Invited to Student Recognition Project Open House

The event is on March 17 between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. There is no cost to attend and refreshments will be provided.
Teachers and District Reach Tentative Agreement on Salary Increase

Teachers and District Reach Tentative Agreement on Salary Increase

The salary increase of 4% would be effective in Jan. 2014
Remembering Tony Grosso

Remembering Tony Grosso

Use the scroll bar to read online posts about the 17-year-old from Danville who died in a collision in Lafayette on March 6.
Monte Vista High School Teacher Earns Prestigious Award, Check for $25,000

Monte Vista High School Teacher Earns Prestigious Award, Check for $25,000

Kimberley Gilles was honored at a gala on Feb. 7 hosted by Tony Award-winning actress Phylicia Rashad.
School District Wants Help Setting Goals for Next School Year

School District Wants Help Setting Goals for Next School Year

Several community forums for parents, educators, employees and the community have been scheduled throughout February.
Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.