Schools

Community Discussion on Future of Sylvan School

In light of a potential closure of Sylvan Middle School, those interested in the future of school facilities in Citrus Heights are being invited by the San Juan Unified School District to a community discussion tonight.

Consideration of a proposal to close the school came after a recent facilities assessment report gave the school an overall grade of “D-,” despite several million dollars in upgrades having been allocated to the school from bond measures in the past decade.

Citing issues with the exterior, interior, electrical, and ADA compliance, DLR Group’s assessment estimated that a modernization project of the school would run $18.4 million, while a complete replacement of the 57,600 square foot facility would run about $6 million more.

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SJUSD Names New School Superintendent

Kent Kern was selected as the next Superintendent on Tuesday night by the governing board of the San Juan Unified School District, after former Superintendent Glynn Thompson resigned amidst allegations of misconduct last year. “As a proud San Juan Unified alum, this District has always been a family to me,[Read More…]

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Your input sought - San Juan Unified School District

San Juan Seeks Input on Choosing New Superintendent

Community input on selecting a replacement for the top administrative position is being sought by San Juan Unified Board of Education, following the removal of Superintendent Glynn Thompson. Deadline to submit input is March 3. The Board has specified that input is not limited to students and parents, and invites[Read More…]

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