Common Questions

  • COMMON QUESTIONS

    GENERAL

    What is Common Core and how does it relate to the design of Curriculum?

    Visit the California Department of Education Curriculum & Instruction website.

    I want to speak to the person who decides what course content is taught in the classroom?

    Course content is determined by a number of individuals and State Standards. It is best to speak with the Curriculum Director overseeing the grade of concern for specific answers. Please visit our Contact Us page.

    Where is the Curriculum Department main office?

    5000 W. Cypress Ave, Visalia, CA 93277. Due to our extensive hours spent visiting sites, it is advisable to schedule a meeting by calling 559.730.7555.

    I'm a parent, where can I find more general information?

    Look at the links under the "For Parents" section from the navigation menu above. If you're unable to find an answer, please see our Contact Us page to direct you inquiry to the right party.

    EMPLOYMENT

    How do I search for teaching positions with VUSD?

    Visit: http://www.edjoin.org/ and search "Visalia Unified."

    ASSESSMENT / TESTING

    Who do I talk to about State testing in the classroom?

    Please visit the Assessment Department page.

    SCHOOL RECORDS

    Who should I contact for my K-12 or GED transcript or a copy of my diploma?

    Please visit the Student Services page.

    PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

    Where do I find Curriculum & Instruction content for teachers?

    See our Curriculum Support and Academic Support pages under the "For Staff" section of the navigation bar above.

    Where can I find conference info?

    Please contact the Curriculum Office Secretary.

    MISCELLANEOUS

    I am new to the district and I want to learn the structure and organization of VUSD?

    From the Navigation bar at the top of the screen, browse "About VUSD."

    I can't find the answer to my question. Who should I contact?

    See our Contact Us page -or- call the District Office receptionist at 559.730.7300.

     

    Updated 01/31/18