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Stanford GUP Info

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Now is the time to speak up or we might end up with overcrowded schools and less resources for staff and students. Please help PAUSD parents and staff know how the Stanford General Use Permit (GUP) could impact our schools. What we do now will have an impact for many years to come!
The Latest News…

The Santa Clara County Planning Commission recommended approval of Stanford University’s development application. You can read more here.  The next step in the process is for the Planning Commission’s recommendation to go to the Board of Supervisors for its consideration. This is expected to happen this fall, starting in late September with public hearings continuing through October and into November.  This is our next opportunity to make our case for full mitigation.

Earlier News Articles…

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Honorary Service Award Reception on Thursday April 25th

This year’s Honorary Service Award Reception will be held on Thursday, April 25th, 4-6pm at the Palo Alto Arts Center. NEW! Guest fees are waived. Event costs are covered by PTA units and the PTA Council. For more information on HSA and including previous events, go to the Honorary Service Awards page.
  • Please come meet and mingle with amazing volunteers that are being honored for their service to our PTAs, our schools and our community.
  • Read the posters that highlight the names and accomplishments of honorees.
  • Enjoy beverages and light refreshments provided by Tacolicious – generous supporter of public schools through their School Project.
  • Preview the Youth Art celebrating the imaginative spirit of the students from the Palo Alto Unified School District, featuring work from students in grades K-12.

Joe Simitian Advocacy Talk

Nov 8 (Thursday) 6:30 pm 
Palo Alto High School – Haymarket Theater
Here is more information and invitation – http://bit.ly/2018-Simitian-RSVP
Is there a cause or issue that you feel strongly about? Do you know how to go about advocating for it? The PTA Council of Palo Alto brings to you the only advocacy seminar you will ever need! Whether you are a new parent or experienced leader, Supervisor Simitian has some fabulous advocacy tips and will be available to answer your questions. Please join us in learning how to advocate for the education, health, safety and well being of all children in our schools and community.