Yesterday on Tuesday, March 10, IUSD students from Creekside, Irvine, Portola, University and Woodbridge high schools traveled to Sacramento to discuss issues impacting education with state legislators and other influential policy makers. IUSD Board Members Lauren Brooks and Sharon Wallin, a handful of teachers, and PTA representatives accompanied the students.
IUSD started the month off right on Monday, March 2, 2020 by focusing on literacy and reading for Read Across America Day. To celebrate this day, each year several District schools invite special guests to read their favorite children’s books to elementary students.
IUSD Board of Education President Lauren Brooks was awarded the Orange County School Boards Association’s highest honor – the prestigious Marian Bergeson Award. Established in 1974, the Marian Bergeson Award is presented annually to trustees who promote and enhance public education through their governing board service and community efforts.
IUSD has been awarded the 2019 Innovations in Networking Award for Educational Applications. The District received this prestigious designation for leveraging the power of high-speed broadband to transform K-12 education.
Superintendent Terry L. Walker delivered his second annual State of the District address Jan. 18, focused on the future of education in the Irvine Unified School District and the District’s commitment to continuous improvement to prepare students for an ever-changing world.
The Speak Up, We Care campaign is districtwide and designed to increase student and parent awareness and access to mental health and wellness services and resources. We want our students to know that their voice matters, they are not alone, there is strength in speaking up, and we are here to help because we care.
The Irvine Unified Council PTA (IUCPTA) will host a candidates forum for the Irvine Unified School District (IUSD) Board of Education Trustee Area 2 on Wednesday, October 17 at 7 p.m. at the IUSD District Office.
Loma Ridge Elementary School will be the District’s 24th elementary school and is expected to open August 2019. This state-of-the-art education facility will serve the Portola Springs neighborhood in north Irvine.
Timothy Moeller has been named new Principal of Brywood Elementary School and Sam Joo has been named new Principal of Stonegate Elementary School.