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Welcome Back!!

We hope that you all had a great summer vacation and are refreshed and ready to start the 2018-19 school year!

Here are some new changes for 2018-19:

  1. We have a new Superintendent Dr. Don Austin. Welcome Don!
  2. We have a new Chief Business Officer Dr. James Novak
  3. We have new principals at Paly, Escondido, Fairmeadow, and Hoover.
  4. We have a new PTA Council President Jade Chao and Executive Board
  5. We have two (2) newly re-named middle schools

Fletcher Middle School PTA Website
Greene Middle School PTA Website

PAUSD Parent Survey: Your Feedback Needed!

The annual PAUSD Strategic Plan Survey has been underway for two weeks. If you have not completed the survey, we invite you to provide your input by following the link below.  The survey will close Sunday evening May 8 at 10 p.m.
http://bit.ly/PAUSD2016LCAP

The Strategic Plan Survey is conducted annually; it is an important way for district administrators and the Board of Education to understand community sentiment.  Thank you for participating.

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Estimados padres y tutores legales:

La encuesta anual del Plan Estratégico del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Palo Alto (PAUSD) ha estado en marcha durante dos semanas. Si usted no ha completado la encuesta, lo invitamos a que participe usando el siguiente enlace. La encuesta se cerrará domingo 8 de mayo a las 10 p.m.
http://bit.ly/PAUSD2016LCAP

La Encuesta del Plan estratégico se lleva a cabo anualmente; es una manera importante para los administradores del distrito y la Mesa Directiva del Distrito Escolar de escuchar las opiniones de los miembros de la comunidad. Gracias por participar.

Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of High Performing Students

Wednesday, Feb 10, 6 – 8 PM
25 Churchill (District Board Room), Palo Alto 
Social and emotional learning is critical to the success of youth. It a process through which youth acquire and effectively apply knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to understand and handle emotions, set and accomplish goals, feel and demonstrate empathy for others, and develop and maintain positive relationships. This discussion will be led by nationally renowned Dr. Tracy L. Cross and will help parents deepen their understanding of: How to communicate with their youth, How to develop home environment in which youth feel genuinely supported and accepted, How to help students develop a healthy work/life balance.  Light refreshments and childcare (5 yr and older) available. Sponsored by PAUSD Student Service Office. Info: gdasilva@pausd.org or 650-833-4208