Student newsSuperintendent Catherine Kawaguchi mentioned at the district’s previous meeting that there will be a recognition of 52 fourth- to sixth-grade students who earned a perfect score on the 2017 Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) in English Language Arts and/or mathematics. The district is also hosting its annual GATE Night on April 26, at Golden Oak and Mitchell Community School from 6-7 p.m. GATE students from Canyon Springs, Fair Oaks Ranch, Golden Oak, Leona Cox and Valley View Community Schools will present their learning portfolios at Golden Oak Community School. GATE students from Mint Canyon, Mitchell, Pinetree and Sulphur Springs Community Schools will present their learning portfolios at Mitchell Community School.
Teacher recognitionThe school district also is taking part in the 34th annual teacher-recognition event in local education, which is happening at the Canyon Club on Tuesday, April 24. Doors open for the Teacher Tribute at 6:15 p.m. The following educators were listed as the honorees for their respective schools: Alison Bertola, Fair Oaks Ranch Community School Jennifer Borges, Mint Canyon Community School Teri Bosh, Golden Oak Community School Donna Burkman, Pinetree Community School Laura Hawkins, Valley View Community School Barbara Lewin, Mitchell Community School Hayley Perez, Leona Cox Community School Beatriz Vargas, Sulphur Springs Community School Lynette Vermeulen, Canyon Springs Community School Tickets can be purchased online at SCVEducationFoundation.org.