GLC will be once again participating in the Great Kindness Challenge during the week of January 28th to February 1st. Students will be engaging in acts of kindness throughout the week, and reflecting on the impact of kindness on ourselves, other people, and our communities. Join us by participating in the Great Kindness Challenge Family Edition. Click here for more information and access to videos, checklists, and more!
Attend our information night for prospective parents to learn more about GLC and what makes it special! Features include a small school setting, 21st century skills, technology integration, and global competencies. See you on Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 5:00-5:45 PM at the GLC Multi-purpose Room!
GLC students in grades 5-7 are encouraged to attend VUSD's very own Career Night on Monday, 11/15, from 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Redwood High School Cafeteria. Students can attend up to three panels featuring industry representatives and experts from the following fields: Health Sciences, Animal Sciences, Law and Justice; Culinary Arts; Business and Finance; Education; Transporation; Engineering; Computer Science; Arts; and Agriculture. Attending this event with your child is a great way to start conversations about future career options, finding your passion, and how students can begin preparing now for a successful career later!
Measure A is a General Obligation bond that was on the November 2018 ballot asking Visalians to support a property tax so Visalia Unified School District can improve schools, enhance safety and provide upgraded technology. Measure A passed with more than 60% of the vote.
At the January 29, 2019, Board meeting, the Board of Education and Visalia Unified School District recognized Mr. Ray Miller as an outstanding partner in education. The District is very fortunate to have a number of community partners whose efforts have a positive impact on our students and our schools. Mr. Ray Miller is an example of an individual who has generously contributed his time, support, and services to positively benefit our students.
At the Tuesday, January 15, Board meeting, the VUSD Board of Education recognized VUSD students and staff for a variety of achievements. The primary focus of Board recognition is to acknowledge accomplishments of District students, staff, and departments; and on January 15, the Board had the pleasure of recognizing the following VUSD students and staff:
Visalia Unified School District formed an Attendance Area Boundary Committee in May 2018 to bring recommendations to the Board of Trustees for the elementary school boundaries in the northwest quadrant of the District in anticipation of the newest elementary school opening in August 2019.
The Visalia Unified School District Board of Trustees held its Annual Organizational Meeting on Tuesday, December 11, 2018. The oath of office was given to new and returning Board members, Board officers were elected for 2019, and 2018 Board officers were honored and thanked for their service and leadership.
Visalia is proud of its quality K-12 education, with a foundation of 38 traditional elementary, middle and high school campuses. Visalia Unified School District stays abreast of technological changes and secures funding necessary to build new campuses to keep up with Visalia’s strong population growth.