Two Newhall School District elementary schools’ faculty members are encouraging diversity and reading by holding an annual International Night and Book Fair Night, Newhall School District officials announced Monday.
Newhall School District's upcoming Parent Summit will give parents a chance to learn about and discuss significant education issues, such as the Local Control Funding Formula, Common Core and the district's mission statement.
Santa Clarita Valley's local school districts will test a new type of state assessment this semester. The Smarter Balanced Assessment is a computer based test that allows students to better interact with what they're learning than on a multiple choice test.
For parents of preschoolers, kindergarten will be here before you know it. The Newhall School District is holding registration in March for kindergarten and transitional kindergarten students. TK is for children who will turn 5 after Sept. 2, 2014.
The Newhall School District will be able to purchase about 90 new student instruments with the $22,690 they raised through donations and a Henry Mayo Foundation matching grant. The district is committed to offering music education for all students.
Valencia Valley and Meadows Elementary Schools are updating their campuses, using Measure E bond funds. Portable classrooms have been taken down to make room for new permanent classrooms, equipped with education technology.
As of Jan. 1, K-12 students who identify as transgender will be allowed to use the gender-specific bathrooms and play on the gender-specific sports teams of their choice. Local school district officials and parents sound off on the effects of the new law.