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Transitional Kindergarten Information - August 7, 2015
This past spring, the district submitted a general waiver request to the California Department of Education to waive Education Code section 37202(a), Equity Length of Time.  According to EC 37202(a), Transitional Kindergarten (TK) progra... Continue
Posted by: Kathy Frenklach
Published: 8/7/15

Superintendent News, June 2015 - New Residency Verification Requirements, New Wagner Ranch Principal, Teacher of the Year, Awards, Retirees, CBEE Honor Roll
New Residency Verification Requirement for Students Entering Grades K, 3, & 6

The school board revised the district requirements for proof of residency (Administrative Regulation 5111.1—Criteria for Residency) at the April 13, 2015 bo... Continue
Posted by: Kathy Frenklach
Published: 6/11/15

Superintendent News, May 2015 - OIS Recognized as Gold Ribbon School, LCAP, Extended Day Kindergarten, K-8 Math Textbook Adoption
As we approach the conclusion of a successful school year, I would like to share some information that highlights examples of collaboration.  Teachers, parents, administrators; working together, supported by our partners—EFO and Parent ... Continue
Posted by: Kathy Frenklach
Published: 5/26/15

Superintendent News, March 6, 2015 - Del Rey Lockdown, Improving Compensation for District Employees, Local Control Accountability Plan, CA Assessment of Student Performance & Progress
Del Rey School Lock Down Incident

I was visiting the school on the morning of March 4, when a student reported to a teacher that a man walking down the west side creek, near the school, was holding a gun. A school "lock down" was init... Continue
Posted by: Kathy Frenklach
Published: 3/11/15

Message from Outgoing Board President Christopher Severson
For the past four years, I have volunteered for the Orinda Union School District (OUSD) as a member of its Board of Trustees, most recently as President.  As I reflect during my final week as a member of the board, I am pleased with our succe... Continue
Posted by: Kathy Frenklach
Published: 12/5/14

District Statement on Student Residency Issue

A recent issue concerning a student’s residency status in the Orinda Union School District has triggered a great deal of public and media discussion. The district itself remains limited in its ability to discuss this matter publicl... Continue
Posted by: Kathy Frenklach
Published: 12/4/14

Superintendent News, November 2014 - District Goals, Safe Storage of Firearms, Local Control Accountability Plan Progress Report

           The school board approved the District Goals for this year during its November meeting. The adoption of the goal... Continue
Posted by: Kathy Frenklach
Published: 12/2/14