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Prioritizing choice programs. No new elementary school.

The PAUSD Board of Education will receive an Enrollment Management Advisory Committee (EMAC) Update at a study session tonight,...

Original post made by South PA Parent on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by neighbors, 18 minutes ago | 35 comments | 839 Views


What's this about?

So we are opposed to read something in the newspapers I guess .. ============================================ Good...

Original post made by MidtownMom on Oct. 8, 2015
There are no comments yet. 58 Views


Will China stop capital flight to our real estate

As a new arrival to Stanford we are trying to buy a house but cannot compete with the tidal wave of Chinese capital. Is...

Original post made by Sandra on Oct. 8, 2015
Last comment by bigotry, 44 minutes ago | 3 comments | 165 Views


Committee: Elementary enrollment in Palo Alto is stable, not growing

The chair of a school district subcommittee on elementary enrollment urged the school board and community members at a board...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by PAmoderate, 2 hours ago | 20 comments | 2523 Views


School district launches special-education review

A longtime special-education advocate and Harvard University Graduate School of Education professor is visiting Palo Alto...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2015
Last comment by sped parent, 5 hours ago | 16 comments | 2331 Views


Palo Alto school district eyes new gender-identity policy

The Palo Alto school district is considering a new comprehensive policy that would take a more intentional, inclusive approach...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Leslie, 6 hours ago | 25 comments | 3609 Views


Transcription of missing Board of Education audio, Sept. 28

The video recorded by the Midpeninsula Media Center of the Palo Alto Unified School District board meeting on Tuesday, Sept....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 7, 2015
There are no comments yet. 93 Views


PAUSD committee recommends more traffic in Barron Park

I just heard about a special school board meeting tonight where a committee is apparently recommending moving all Los Altos...

Original post made by Barron Parker on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Please try harder, on Oct 6, 2015 at 10:37 am | 41 comments | 823 Views


Achievement gap persists in new state test scores

While school district staff celebrated at Tuesday's school board meeting the high achievement of most Palo Alto Unified students...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by @tension, on Oct 5, 2015 at 10:52 pm | 46 comments | 4580 Views


Castilleja proposes underground garage

Castilleja School has a new solution to a years-long battle over increasing enrollment and thus traffic in the surrounding...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2015
Last comment by Barron Park Dad, on Oct 5, 2015 at 10:27 pm | 29 comments | 7127 Views


Student pushes Stanford to address the 'Scary Path'

On the east side of Stanford University's campus, tucked between several fraternity houses and student residences, is a short,...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by what?, on Oct 3, 2015 at 10:34 am | 11 comments | 3391 Views


Palo Alto school board to discuss enrollment

As a committee continues its work to assess and creatively address the Palo Alto school district's enrollment challenges,...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 2, 2015 at 3:15 pm | 15 comments | 2329 Views


Community Notebook: Palo Alto event encourages residents to get on their bikes

Organizers of the 6th annual Bike Palo Alto!, an event to get residents to ride their bikes, hope for a good turnout this...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Helene, on Sep 30, 2015 at 8:12 pm | 8 comments | 2337 Views


District's special ed department gets new director

When Superintendent Max McGee began his new post in the Palo Alto Unified School District last fall, one of the first changes...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Reorganization, on Sep 28, 2015 at 2:53 pm | 20 comments | 7080 Views


Kids' day of dance

Take the kids to Palo Alto's Cubberley Community Center on Friday, Sept. 11 for a free ballet class and a chance to watch...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Elizabeth Schwyzer, on Sep 28, 2015 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 261 Views


Fashion forward

At Artistry in Fashion, regional designers and students show their stuff. Read the full story here

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Weekend Activity, on Sep 25, 2015 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 268 Views


Letters to the editor

Editor, We are the parents of the student in the Terman case. We filed the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) complaint against...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Paly Mom 2, on Sep 25, 2015 at 2:30 pm | 8 comments | 466 Views


Laurene Powell Jobs announces campaign to design new schools

Palo Alto resident Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of technology pioneer Steve Jobs, is investing $50 million in an open-source...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2015
Last comment by Conundrumic, on Sep 24, 2015 at 1:44 pm | 18 comments | 2439 Views


Berkeley High School Under OCR Investigation -- Whistleblowers Celebrated Not Attacked

This article describes a student and parent group, Stop Harassing in Berkeley in which the entire community (other than the...

Original post made by A Tale of Two Cities on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by Angie Baker, on Sep 23, 2015 at 4:50 pm | 25 comments | 1085 Views


Why was the thread on Berkeley/Whistle blowers/Campanile closed?

Would the moderator/editor speak to why the thread on the Berkeley/Palo Alto whistle blowers, and the Campanile editorial...

Original post made by Curious on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by Town Square Moderator, on Sep 23, 2015 at 11:34 am | 1 comment | 180 Views
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