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31st Annual Golf Tournament Honoring Craig Pitti

Event Details Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Indian Valley Golf Club 3035 Novato Boulevard Novato, CA 94947 Beneficiary Proceeds benefit the Novato Youth Partnership Program with Novato Unified School District. Novato Community Hospital (NCH) provides four registered nurses to elementary and middle schools in the Novato Unified School District. This enables children with mild to severe [...]

By |2018-08-30T16:49:43+00:00August 30th, 2018|Feature news, News, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on 31st Annual Golf Tournament Honoring Craig Pitti

San Marin Grad Earns Place at Cannes Film Festival

San Marin Grad Earns Place at Cannes Film Festival Novato, CA…San Marin High School Class of 2013, Nik Oczkus, had ‘an amazing time’ at the Cannes Film Festival for two weeks in May. Nik’s 4-minute film, “To the Writers,” was one of the top four films that won the San Francisco State University Campus Movie [...]

By |2018-06-05T17:48:33+00:00June 5th, 2018|Feature news, News, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on San Marin Grad Earns Place at Cannes Film Festival

Novato High Dreams Mural Inauguration – May 31, 12:50 pm

  Novato, CA… On May 31 at 12:50 pm, Novato High School is hosting an inauguration of their Dreamers Mural.  The Mural will be placed on the outside wall facing the parking lot at the Novato High Library for all to see and appreciate.  The Dreamers Mural came to life through a School Fuel Enrichment [...]

By |2018-05-16T09:22:02+00:00May 16th, 2018|Feature news, News, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on Novato High Dreams Mural Inauguration – May 31, 12:50 pm

Melissa Diaz Named Principal for New Dual Immersion School

Novato, CA… The Novato Unified School District announced that Melissa Diaz will become the Principal at Lynwood Elementary School effective July 1, 2018, leading the school in its transition to a Spanish/English dual immersion school beginning in the 2018/19 school year. Ms. Diaz has been serving as the District’s English Learner Coordinator for the past [...]

By |2018-05-09T09:38:59+00:00May 9th, 2018|News, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on Melissa Diaz Named Principal for New Dual Immersion School

San Jose Students Honor Children Who Perished in Holocaust

Eighth-grade students in their English classes at San Jose Middle School created a mural of butterflies for the school through their participation in The Butterfly Project. Students in Ms. Deborah Baraban, Ms. Anne Schaeffer and Mr. Michael DeNubila’s English classes read Elie Wiesel’s memoir, Night, and then learned about the Holocaust which included learning about [...]

By |2018-05-02T13:25:01+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Feature news, News, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on San Jose Students Honor Children Who Perished in Holocaust

NUSD Celebrates Earth Day by Saving 134 Trees!

NUSD is committed to environmental conservation and sustainable practices. In an effort to better serve the community while saving trees, all schools in the Novato Unified School District switched to digital flyer delivery with Peachjar in the summer of 2017. Since then, NUSD has saved 1,115,062 sheets of paper and 134 trees! This effort has [...]

By |2018-04-19T16:12:38+00:00April 19th, 2018|Feature news, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on NUSD Celebrates Earth Day by Saving 134 Trees!

Community Input Needed on NUSD Spending

Community Input Needed on Novato Unified’s Spending in LCAP                           Novato… The Novato Unified School District needs community input – parent, staff, student – on its spending plan in the Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP). NUSD is hosting a Community Meeting [...]

By |2018-03-30T16:41:07+00:00March 29th, 2018|News, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on Community Input Needed on NUSD Spending

Novato Teacher Inducted into UC Irvine Hall of Fame

Novato Teacher Inducted into UC Irvine Hall of Fame Howard Gersh brings college-level animation training to Marin School of the Arts at Novato High School Novato…Novato High School Digital Art & Animation Teacher Howard Gersh was honored by the UC Irvine Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences (ICS) on March 2 as the [...]

By |2018-03-21T10:27:41+00:00March 21st, 2018|News, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on Novato Teacher Inducted into UC Irvine Hall of Fame

San Jose Jazz Band takes first place at Folsom Jazz Festival

MSA Jazz combos take top honors, jazz bands and choirs deliver outstanding performances NUSD is celebrating its music programs this week after bands and choirs from Marin School of the Arts (MSA) at Novato High School and San Jose Middle School gave outstanding performances at the Folsom Jazz Festival, one of the largest music competitions in [...]

By |2018-01-30T17:42:05+00:00January 30th, 2018|Feature news, News, Press Releases, Slider|Comments Off on San Jose Jazz Band takes first place at Folsom Jazz Festival

Thank you Costco and Dollar Tree!

In September, the Novato Unified School District received a generous donation of 450 student backpacks from Costco and two large boxes of paper, pencils and highlights, etc. from the Dollar Tree. The supplies were distributed to NUSD schools by Karen Valentine, Coordinator of Student Services. " The donation of backpacks from Costco and the school [...]

By |2017-10-02T13:34:06+00:00October 2nd, 2017|Feature news, News, Press Releases, Student Services|Comments Off on Thank you Costco and Dollar Tree!
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