Your PTA dollars hard at work! We are currently in the process of installing awnings over every 2nd grade classroom to reduce glare and heat in those very sunny rooms. Thanks to your hard work fundraising and your generous donations, we were able to fund this $30,000 project. It will dramatically improve the learning environment for our kids today, and for many years to come!
Drop your electronic waste (E-Waste) off in Grand View’s PTA room, and earn money for Grand View. Grand View is participating in Waste Management’s Cartridges for Kids program all year. Please click here for more details on what is acceptable to donate.
California State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today announced that the California Department of Education (CDE) will co-host the West Coast Tour Leg of the Education Built to Last best practices tour, the national U.S. Department of Education tour of Green Ribbon School facilities. Click here to read the full press release.
API SCORES A SOURCE OF PRIDE AT GV
I am VERY proud to announce that Grand View’s 2013 Growth API (Academic Performance Index) scores are once again dazzling compared to other schools in California. We currently have an amazing score of 966. Because we had jumped an unprecedented amount last year of 13 points, I’m going to simply say we’re 9 points ahead of our 2011 Growth API score of 957. For those of you unfamiliar with API, Continue reading
Thanks to everyone who came out Saturday! Our school is looking better than ever!