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Getting to the Core of the Matter – Volume 4

Post Body Copy The Elk Grove Unified School District is committed to ensuring that our staff, parents and students understand the changes taking place with the Common Core State Standards. To further these efforts, the District has developed the newsletter “Getting to the Core of the Matter.” Please click on the links below to read […]

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EGUSD’s Upcoming Common Core State Standards Night

The Elk Grove Unified School District will host an informational evening on the Common Core State Standards for parents and staff on April 23. Translators for Hmong, Spanish and Vietnamese will be available at the meeting. April 23, 2014 – Supporting Students through the CCSS Transition This meeting will address the following questions: How will […]

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Uncle Jer’s Bee Show

Tomorrow evening, Thursday, April 10th, you are invited to attend an educational Family Science Night from 6:30-7:30 PM in the Sunrise Multipurpose Room.  The evening will feature a puppet show telling the life of worker bees, two observation hives with live bees, a multi-media presentation, and free honey samples.  There will be new learning for […]

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School Site Council Meeting to Discuss LCAP- please read

 March 29, 2014 Sunrise Parents: In June of 2013, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law one of the most significant changes to the way California’s school districts are funded. The new system – the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) – changes the way the State of California allocates funds to school districts. The LCFF provides […]

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Reminder: EGUSD’s Upcoming Common Core State Standards Nights

Dear Parent/Guardian The Elk Grove Unified School District will host two additional informational evenings on the Common Core State Standards for parents and staff in March and April. Translators for Hmong, Spanish and Vietnamese will be available at both meetings. March 26, 2014 – Getting to Know the Common Core State Standards (Note: this is repeat session of […]

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Survey – EGUSD Engaging Parents in the Local Control Accountability Plan

In June of 2013, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law one of the most significant changes to the way California’s school districts are funded. This new system – the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) – changes the way the State of California allocates funds to school districts. The LCFF provides base funding for all students […]

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Getting to the Core of the Matter – Volume 3

The Elk Grove Unified School District is committed to ensuring that our staff, parents and students understand the changes taking place with the Common Core State Standards. To further these efforts, the District has developed a new newsletter “Getting to the Core of the Matter” that will be distributed monthly through April. Please click on […]

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Please join us for a PFO GENERAL MEMBER MEETING!

When: Thursday, March 6 at 6:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room, just prior to the Common Core Math Night.   This meeting is a great opportunity to find out more about the PFO and share your feedback about the school year fundraisers and activities. We are also seeking PFO Board Members for the 2014-15 school year.  Elections […]

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Dr. Seuss’s Read Across America Day

 Monday, March 3rd is “Read Across America Day” – to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday! This day is sponsored by the National Education Association. Why celebrate? Motivating children to read is an important factor in student achievement and creating lifelong successful readers. Research has shown that children who are motivated and spend more time reading do better […]

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School Accountability Report Cards Available

Our current School Accountability Report Card (SARC) is available online at the Elk Grove Unified School District website at http://www.egusd.net/schools/sarcs/index.cfm. Both a long detailed format and a short executive summary are posted for parents to learn more about the schools in our community. Each school’s SARC summarizes the school’s mission, goals, accomplishments, and highlights the […]

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EGUSD Board of Education seeks Finance Committee

The Elk Grove Unified Board of Education (EGUSD) would like to invite interested applicants to serve in one of three open positions on the Board’s advisory Finance Committee. “We welcome community involvement in our District and appreciate the dedication of those individuals who take an opportunity to serve in this area of public education,” said […]

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EGUSD Parent Survey

Sunrise Parents: Every two years the EGUSD conducts a parent survey.  The Parent Survey is one of the important tools that we use to evaluate our success in achieving our mission of providing the best education possible for all children. The information that parents provide through this survey will be used to make further improvements to […]

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