Press Releases 2015-2016

  • GUSD Seeking Community Members for SFAC

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    Glendale Unified School District is currently soliciting applications to fill five (5) open seats on the Superintendent's Facility Advisory Committee (SFAC). A maximum of nine (9) community members may be appointed by the Superintendent or designee to serve on the committee. It is a two-year commitment, with the possiblity of a renewal at the end of the two years. The committee meets twice a month on Mondays.

    PressRelease.2016-06-08.SFACOpenSeats.pdf 42.65 KB (Last Modified on June 8, 2016)
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  • Glendale District and Schools Recognized for High Achievement in Student Success

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    Glendale Unified School District has been selected by Educational Results Partnership (ERP) and the Campaign for Business and Education Excellence (CBEE) as one of 13 public school districts in California to receive the title of 2015 Honor Roll School District. In addition, 19 GUSD schools have been selected by ERP and CBEE to receive the title 2015 Honor Roll School.

    PressRelease.2016-05-19.GUSDHghAchvmntStdntSccss.pdf 45.48 KB (Last Modified on May 19, 2016)
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  • Franklin Elementary School Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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    A ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the new 2-story classroom building at Franklin Elementary School will be held on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at 4 p.m. at Franklin Elementary School located at 1610 Lake Street, Glendale, CA 91201.

    PressRelease.2016-04.06.FranklinRbbnCttng.pdf 42.77 KB (Last Modified on April 6, 2016)
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  • Dr. Armina Gharpetian Named Board President

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    Dr. Armina Gharpetian was selected President of the Board of Education succeeding Christine Walters at the April 5, 2016 Board Meeting.

    PressRelease.2016-04.06.GharpetianNamedBoardPres.pdf 42.92 KB (Last Modified on April 6, 2016)
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  • GUSD & CSEA Reach Tentative Agreement

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    On Thursday, January 21, 2016, the Glendale Unified School District and the California School Employees Association reached a tentative agreement for the 2015-2016 school year.

    PressRelease.2016-02.04.CSEATentativeAgreement.pdf 42.81 KB (Last Modified on February 4, 2016)
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  • GUSD Superintendent Search Update

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    After an extensive search and interview process, the Board unanimously approved extending an offer of employment to Winfred Roberson, Jr. to serve as the next superintendent of Glendale Unified School District.

    PressRelease.2016-01-27.SuptSearchUpdate2016.pdf 42.85 KB (Last Modified on January 27, 2016)
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  • Community Calendar Meetings

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    GUSD will be conducting three community meetings in February to gain input on the proposed students instructional calendar for the 2017-2018 school year and beyond.

    PressRelease.2016-01-26.CommunityCalendarMeetings.pdf 43.30 KB (Last Modified on January 26, 2016)
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  • Glendale Unified Prepares for El Niño

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    GUSD has been hard at work in anticipation of an El Niño winter storm season. Action plans have been developed and implemented to properly protect the district's students, staff and facilities.

    PressRelease.2015-12-21.GUSDPreparesforElNino2015.pdf 53.32 KB (Last Modified on December 21, 2015)
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  • CSBA Awards GUSD with 2015 Golden Bell

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    The California School Boards Association (CSBA) honors the Glendale Unified School District with two Golden Bell Awards. The awards are given to promote excellence in education and school board governance by recognizing outstanding programs that address the changing needs of students. The Golden Bell Awards, now in its 36th year, highlight best practices in education in the areas of operations, instruction and support services.

    PressRelease.2015-10-28.CSBAAwardsGUSDWithGBell.pdf 42.90 KB (Last Modified on October 28, 2015)
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  • GUSD Refinances Measure K, Measure S, Other Bonds

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    Glendale Unified School District refinances Measure K and Measure S bonds, including 2011 Series A bonds and 2009 General Obligation refunding bonds saving Glendale District taxpayers over $23.4 million.

    Press Release - GUSD Refinances Bonds 2015.pdf 49.49 KB (Last Modified on October 13, 2015)
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