Important Update: The IUSD Board of Education approved academic models for the 2020-21 school year and voted to require face coverings/masks. Families have until Sunday, July 19 to make academic model selections. Information and process described here.
This latest module, Being Adaptive in the Midst of Uncertainty and Change, provides tools and activities to help families adapt to change, while staying on track and managing goals.
A critical component of IUSD's 2020-21 planning is feedback and input from our families. Click on this article to view a list of FAQs submitted by our community and to submit additional questions through our online form.
The IUSD Board of Education has not formally considered the wearing of masks in classrooms by students and therefore has not made a decision. The Board and District leadership will continue to examine the guidelines for Orange County schools, which are evolving, while monitoring health conditions in our county and state before making final decisions.
Natalie Miller of Lakeside MS won third place in the 2020 National History Day competition with Jihyun Won of Portola HS and Louise Macatula and Riya Gupta from Sierra Vista MS honored as finalists.
The IUSD Board of Education adopted Resolution No. 19-20-48, proclaiming that Black Lives Matter and calling for a commitment to creating an unbiased and inclusive society through education.
IUSD's Family Survey No. 2 is now open. Click here to take the survey and to read Superintendent Walker's message, which outlines the academic models aligned to state and county health guidelines and designed to meet the diverse interests of our students, staff and families. The survey is open until Monday, June 29 at 5 p.m.
Message from Superintendent Walker: IUSD Family Survey results and update, including next steps and new guidelines from the Orange County Department of Education for the 2020-21 school year.
This latest module, Inoculating Your Brain from Anxiety and Stress, provides tools and activities to help reduce and manage stress, including examples of how some types of stress can help us rise to meet challenges.
During the June 9, 2020 IUSD Board of Education Meeting, the Board called for a resolution proclaiming support for Black lives matter and reaffirming IUSD’s commitment to racial justice.