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Newhall School District

Newhall School District News

Newhall School District news and information. The Newhall School District serves preschool and Kindergarten through sixth grade children who reside in the Newhall, Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, and Westridge areas of the Santa Clarita Valley. 

    Newhall School Superintendent Marc Winger Announces Retirement Plans

    Longtime Newhall School District Superintendent Marc Winger announced Friday his plan to retire in February, according to school district officials. Marc Winger told administrators, teachers and staff of his plans today in meetings, Winger said, of his plans to wrap up a 41-year career in education. Winger was named superintendent in 1997, it was a homecoming of sorts -- Winger was an elementary school teacher in the district for 10 years, starting in 1974.

    Newhall School District Officials To Host Literacy Fair 2014

    Officials of the Newhall School District are planning to host Literacy Fair 2014 with several activities planned for the students.

    Marc Winger: California Needs A School Bond For Construction, Modernization

    For years California has had a model school facility program that is a partnership between the state, local school districts and developers to share funding for new school construction and classroom renovation.

    Newhall School District Looking At Moving Elections, Cumulative Voting

    Newhall School District governing board members directed Superintendent Marc Winger to “investigate the process of initiating a change to cumulative voting and even-year elections in order to address potential concerns under the California Voting Rights Act,” an official said Tuesday. The election change was approved at the governing board’s meeting in response to the district’s monitoring of recent CVRA lawsuits in the area, according to district officials. The Newhall School District will change its elections “assuming recent settlement agreements initiating the transition to cumulative voting and even year elections are held to be legally valid,” according to officials.

    Newhall School District Files Lawsuit Over AADUSD Einstein Academy Approvals

    The Newhall School District filed a lawsuit Friday against the Acton Agua Dulce Unified School District seeking to overturn the school district's approval of a charter school for Einstein Academy

    County Board Approves New Crosswalk For Pico Canyon Elementary

    A motion by Supervisor Michael Antonovich to install a new crosswalk on Chase Avenue for Pico Canyon Elementary was approved by the Los Angeles County Board Tuesday. The school will also receive a crossing guard at Stevenson Ranch Parkway and Chase Ave.

    Peachland, Wiley Canyon Students Experience Hip Hop Dancing

    For nine weeks, Tiffany Bong of Universoul Hip Hop has been working with 6th grade students at Peachland and Wiley Canyon Elementary Schools. On Friday, several dance crews from each school performed in front of professional hip hop dancers.

    Peachland Elementary Teacher Publishes In AppleSeeds Magazine

    Karen Jameson, a third grade teacher at Peachland Elementary School, had her first article published in the April issue of AppleSeeds, a social studies magazine for children ages 6- to 10-years old. Her class also contributed to the magazine.

    Oak Hills Elementary Second Graders To Perform American History Play

    Oak Hills Elementary second graders are learning about American history and public speaking through the play "Great Americans of the 20th Century." Each year, students put on a play for parents that incorporates what they're learning in class.

    Renowned Musician To Visit Peachland Elementary School Classroom

    Randy Ellis, a renowned jazz artist, is scheduled to visit a third grade classroom at Peachland Avenue Elementary School Tuesday, Newhall School District officials announced Friday.

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