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Visalia Unified sets aside time to visit with parents

‘Visit with VUSD’ listening sessions continue today, Wednesday, Aug. 21 through Friday, Aug. 30 @TheSunGazette VISALIA – Communication between school districts and parents is less conversation than direction. Parents attend school board meetings to weigh in on key issues facing their school but board members and staff are not allowed to respond unless the item […]

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COS to offer bachelor’s in nursing

College of the Sequoias, Fresno State Visalia campus announce first bachelor of science in nursing degree in South Valley @TheSunGazette VISALIA – South Valley residents looking to move up the charts in health care will now be able to earn their bachelor of science in nursing without leaving Tulare County.  After two years of working […]

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No parking near these rural schools

Tulare County OKs no parking zones for pedestrian safety near Strathmore High, Pixley Middle School @TheSunGazette TULARE COUNTY – Tulare County continued its effort to make school zones in rural communities safer for kids walking to school.  At its Aug. 13 meeting, the Tulare County Board of Supervisors approved two “no parking” zones on streets […]

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Tulare County among top 10 places for teachers to work and live

Visalia-Porterville metro area tied for fifth with Silicon Valley in terms of teacher income versus cost of living study @TheSunGazette TULARE COUNTY – As reports continue to come out ranking Tulare County last in education, another report shows that the Visalia-Porterville area is right where teachers want to be.  SmartAsset, a personal finance website, released […]

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Farmersville Unified welcomes new superintendent, changes in administration

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN FARMERSVILLE – Farmersville’s new superintendent has some big, albeit familiar shoes to fill. Farmersville Unified is under new direction now that superintendent Randy Degraw has left the district. Filling in the seat now is the former Assistant Superintendent Dr. Paul Sevillano. His goal is to keep doing what is working. And […]

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STEM-ing the tide of poor math scores

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN WOODLAKE – Less than 10% of Woodlake High School graduates have met California university requirements, one third of the countywide average. According to the California Department of Education, just 9.6% of Woodlake graduates met requirements to attend a University of California or a California State University compared with 35.6% for Tulare […]

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Visalia Unified enters 19-20 school year with an eye on seven of the state’s lowest performing schools

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Six months after discovering that seven of its schools made the state’s first-ever lowest performing schools list, Visalia Unified School District enters the 2019-20 school year with a watchful eye on those sites. The seven schools included every grade level from five elementary schools, one middle school and a […]

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Lindsay High School launches program goal for learners to graduate with one year of college complete

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN LINDSAY– Lindsay High School has long provided its students with the means to pay for some of their college classes with scholarships. But now the school is hoping students will be able to lower the cost of college by completing a full year’s worth of units before graduating from high school. […]

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County makes smarter CHOICES for school safety

Tulare County Office of Education’s CHOICES program pilots emergency response system for active shooters at Kings River Union School @TheSunGazette TULARE COUNTY – Sitting in the multipurpose room at Kings River Union School last week, dozens of Tulare County school district administrators, law enforcement officers and representatives from state and federal legislators watched live images […]

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Fresno State admissions to rise this fall

State budget allocated more funding for higher education, allowing impacted California universities to admit more students @TheSunGazette FRESNO – A few hundred local students may receive an acceptance letter for college this month.  In a statement last week, Fresno State University said it will be able to admit another 600 students this semester thanks to […]

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