Several people gathered at the ribbon cutting of the new Family Resource Center.

GGUSD Opens New Family Resource Center

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
GGUSD hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony today to celebrate the opening of the district’s new Family Resource Center which will connect families to important community resources.
Garden Grove High School student sporting her Harvard sweater.

Garden Grove High School Graduate Marissa Garcia to Attend Harvard University

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Garden Grove High School Class of 2017 graduate Marissa Garcia will move to Cambridge, Massachusetts to attend Harvard University in the fall.
Lincoln Education Center

Registration Set to Open for GGUSD’s Adult Career Pathway Program

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
GGUSD's Career & Technical Education will open registration on August 30 for a number of its adult education classes
Notice of Public Hearing

Public Hearing - Sufficient Textbooks and Instructional Materials

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT on the 15th day of August, 2017, the Board of Education of the Garden Grove Unified School District will hold a public hearing...
Directors of Student Services, Arthur Cummins

GGUSD Student Services Director Receives Leadership Award

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
GGUSD Director of Student Services Dr. Arthur Cummins was honored last week as a recipient of the 2017 Distinguished Safe School Educator award...
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GGUSD Expands School-Based Mental Health Resources

Saturday, July 8, 2017
As part of its ongoing efforts to expand school-based mental health services, GGUSD has hired Social Worker Clara D'Agostino to offer on-site support to high-need schools.
New Assistant Superintendent of Special Education, Valerie Shedd and new Director of Student Services, Matthew Lambert.

GGUSD Selects Valerie Shedd for Asst. Supt. of Special Education & Student Services

Friday, July 7, 2017
The Garden Grove Unified School District (GGUSD) Board of Education approved Valerie Shedd as the new Assistant Superintendent of Special Education and Student Services, effective July 1. Shedd replaces Lorraine Rae who retired after 17 years of service to the district.
Four students performing in traditional Vietnamese attire.

GGUSD Announces Launch of New Vietnamese Dual Language Program at Murdy

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
At its June 27 Board of Education meeting, Garden Grove Unified School District (GGUSD) highlighted its plans to launch a Vietnamese dual language immersion program beginning in the fall of the 2017-2018 school year. The program will be offered to all transitional kindergarten (TK) students at Murdy Elementary School, which has the highest percentage of native Vietnamese speakers.
High School student receiving diploma at graduation.

GGUSD Students Graduate with a Bright Future

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
At Garden Grove Unified School District (GGUSD) schools, students receive a high quality education which equips them with the academic and personal skills needed for lifelong success. On June 19-20, the district graduated the Class of 2017 with more than 3,300 seniors who leave GGUSD’s eight high schools with plans for a bright future.
Board members prepping and serving lunch.

GGUSD Expands Free Summer Lunch Program

Monday, June 19, 2017
GGUSD is expanding its free Summer Meal program to better serve families in need and help ensure that children do not go hungry when school is not in session.
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GGUSD Initiates Plan to Develop Vietnamese Dual Language Program

Thursday, June 15, 2017
GGUSD is developing a dual language program in Vietnamese. The school district is in the process of hiring a K-6 Vietnamese Dual Language Development Preparation TOSA (Teacher on Special Assignment) and a K-6 Vietnamese Language Teacher.
Crowd encouraging special needs kids in special games.

GGUSD Special Needs Students Performed Olympic Feats at Special Games

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Approximately 600 GGUSD students with special needs competed in Olympic-style events at the 48th annual Special Games on June 9 at Bolsa Grande High School.
Simon scholars receiving recognition.

Garden Grove Unified Board of Education Recognizes Simon Scholars

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
GGUSD's Board of Education recognized 26 students from Garden Grove, Los Amigos, and Rancho Alamitos high schools who were named Class of 2019 Simon Scholars for their commitment to academic success and community service.
Two GGUSD member hold up 2017 School Employee Appreciation Night Banner at Angels Stadium.

GGUSD Employees Receive Grand Slam Recognition at Angel Stadium

Monday, June 12, 2017
GGUSD's six Classified Employees of the Year and three Teachers of the Year were honored at Angel Stadium for the 2017 School Employee Appreciation Night hosted by SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union last month
GGUSD pentathlon team.

Garden Grove Unified School District had a Strong Showing at the 2017 Pentathlon

Monday, June 12, 2017
GGUSD students competed in the 2017 Academic Pentathlon, held at the Orange County Department of Education earlier this year, with five teams taking first place overall in their division.
Several high school students with duffel bags full up supplies ready to donate to foster kids.

GGUSD Students Spearhead Project to Offer Hope to Foster Youth

Friday, June 9, 2017
GGUSD students from Alamitos Intermediate School wanted to offer hope to children in the foster system.
Notice of Public Hearing

Public Hearing for an Easement at Santiago High School

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Please take notice that pursuant to Education Code section 17558, the Garden Grove Unified School District ("District") will hold a public hearing to determine if it is in the best interest of the District to convey an easement to Southern California Edison Company at the Santiago High School, located at 12342 Trask Ave., Garden Grove, CA 92843, Assessor Parcel Number 101-080-77.
La Quinta students displaying their newly released book.

La Quinta High School Students Announce Worldwide Release of Third Book

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
GGUSD creative writing students from La Quinta High School announced the worldwide release of the young authors’ third book.
Graduation caps in the air.

GGUSD Announces High School Graduation Schedule and Tips for Parking

Monday, June 5, 2017
GGUSD is pleased to announce the graduation schedule for the Class of 2017.
Murdy student giving a speech.

Murdy Elementary School Honors Heroes with “The Gratitude Project”

Monday, June 5, 2017
Sixth grade students from Murdy Elementary School concluded a yearlong study about the power of gratitude with a special celebration last week that honored a group of heroes who have overcome life’s greatest challenges.
Notice of Public Hearing

Public Hearing on Special Education Annual Service Plan and Special Education Budget Plan

Friday, June 2, 2017
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 Special Education Annual Service Plan and Special Education Budget Plan.
Several students and teachers with Anaheim Angels gear and Adopt a School banner.

Angels Baseball Pro Pitches Message of Hard Work to GGUSD Students

Friday, June 2, 2017
GGUSD's Peters K-3 and Peters 4-6 elementary schools received a special visit this week from Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Pitcher Andrew Heaney and Angels pre-game Radio Host Roger Lodge.
Winners of the Robotics Competition

Freshmen Take Top Spot in Statewide Robotics Competition

Thursday, June 1, 2017
A team of GGUSD freshman students from Pacifica High School took home first place in their division at a statewide competition where students program robots to solve a series of problems.
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GGUSD Celebrates College-Bound Students

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
GGUSD celebrated its college-bound students this week with a new website that highlights photos of graduating seniors along with their college and career plans.
Two La Quinta students displaying their innovation.

GGUSD Students Earn Highest Honors in Countywide Innovation Contest

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
GGUSD student teams from La Quinta High School took home first and second place in their division, which included 94 total teams, at the 2017 ocMaker Challenge.
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