Back to School Nights

Each school will host an important evening for parents to learn about Common Core State Standards.  This is an opportunity to visit your children’s classrooms, and hear about the 2014-15 school year.  Check with your school for the date.

Project Based Learning (PBL)

On August 5-7, forty teachers in grades 4-8 developed PBL units aligned to CCSS and using technology with students.  During 2014-15, all teachers in grades 4-6 will participate in the three-day training. The photo is of the trainers from Napa New Tech High School with Superintendent Manzo.  

Google Apps for Education

Google apps training 6-16-14 On June 16, 2014, school principals, teachers and students worked together to learn about using Google Apps for Education with the new Chromebooks purchased this year.  Every class will have access to the Chromebooks and Google applications next year.    

Dates:

back-to-school-2 Monday, August 18 – First Day of School Friday, August 29 – Non-student day: staff professional development day Monday, September 1 – Non-student day: Labor Day