October Issue of GGUSD Connection

Attached is the first edition of the quarterly district newsletter, GGUSD Connection.
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GGUSD to Host Free Parenting Seminar for Parents of Preschoolers and Kindergarteners

The Garden Grove Unified School District is hosting a Community Outreach Meeting for parents of preschoolers and kindergarteners on Monday, October 28 at 6:00 p.m. in the gymnasium at Los Amigos High School (16566 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley).
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Garden Grove Unified School District to Host 70 Colleges and Universities at Annual College Fair

Garden Grove Unified School District will host its annual College Fair on Monday, October 14, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Bolsa Grande High School (9401 Westminster Ave., Garden Grove).
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Garden Grove Unified School District Successfully Sells $120 Million of Tax Exempt Bonds

On Wednesday, September 25, Garden Grove Unified School District sold $119.995 million of tax exempt bonds, the final issuance of the $250 million bond authorized by voters in 2010 as part of Measure A.
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Orange County Board of Supervisors Approves Sale of Garden Grove Unified School District Bonds

At their meeting on September 17, the Orange County Board of Supervisors approved the sale of Garden Grove Unified School District’s bonds that will fund the modernization of school sites, most of which have not been renovated in more than 50 years.

Statement from the Superintendent Regarding the Heat

The health and safety of students, teachers and staff is a top priority; district administration is working closely with school principals to ensure that schools and classrooms are as comfortable as possible.
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Garden Grove Unified School District Names New Public Information Officer

Garden Grove Unified School District is pleased to welcome Amy Stevens as their new public information officer.

Notice of Public Hearing on 08/20/2013 at 7:00 p.m.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on the 20th day of August, 2013, the Board of Education of the Garden Grove Unified School District will hold a public hearing, pursuant to Education Code Sections 60119, as amended, 60422 (b), 60605 and 33126...

Notice of Public Hearing on 09/03/2013 at 7:00 p.m.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the intention of the Board of Education of the Garden Grove Unified School District to hold a public hearing on the subject of the district's proposed Annual Budget Report.
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Supt. Laura Schwalm Honored on Eve of Retirement

At the meeting of the Garden Grove Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday, June 4, two visiting school district superintendents paid personal tribute to GGUSD Supt. Laura Schwalm on the eve of her retirement later this month.
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GGUSD Awarded $6.2-Million Common Core Grant

The Garden Grove Unified School District is the recipient of a five-year, $6.2-million grant from the S.D. Bechtel Jr. Foundation to support the implementation of the Common Core State Standards in mathematics for grades K-8.
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Valedictorians and Salutatorians Named

Garden Grove Unified School District high schools have selected their best and brightest of the 2013 senior class to be honored as valedictorians and salutatorians for upcoming graduation exercises.

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