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The Chino Valley school board will meet at 6 p.m. starting Thursday, Sept. 5.  The board voted last month to move meetings up one hour earlier from the previous start time of 7 p.m.  School board meetings are held on the first and third Thursdays, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino. 

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School board member Christina Gagnier has announced the dates, but not the locations, of her next three informal meetings with community members. Community Coffees with Christina will be held Saturdays from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. on Sept. 21, 10:30 a.m. to noon on Oct. 12 and 10:30 to noon on Nov. 16. 

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The Measure G Citizens Oversight Committee will receive a report from district staff on school facilities projects at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11. The meeting at 5130 Riverside Drive in Chino is open to the public.

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Many parents of Chino Valley district students complained on social media last week after they had received multiple notifications from the district about the same event. 

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The Chino Valley school board on Aug. 15 awarded an $83,000 bid to Moreno Brothers Distributing for bread products for the school district. Three bids had been received. The board also awarded a bid for fresh produce products in the amount of $83,000 to Loewy Enterprises dba Sunrise Produce.…

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The following items have been named as obsolete or surplus property for sale or disposal by the district. 

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The Chino Valley school board on Aug. 15 approved four “piggyback” contracts, allowing it to take advantage of lower priced contracts enacted by other agencies. 

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School resource officers and district staff will present information on drug abuse trends, social media, technology and mental health at a Parent Information Forum, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 28) at Chino High, 5472 Park Place. A light dinner will be served at 5:45 p.m. and free childcar…

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The Chino Valley school board on Aug. 15 approved the appointments of Gabriel Ramirez as assistant principal of Don Lugo High in Chino, Vanessa Freedman as assistant principal of Butterfield Ranch Elementary in Chino Hills, Linda Mackessy as assistant principal of Ayala High in Chino Hills a…

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The Chino Valley school district is offering a free, six-week education program for parents and caregivers of children and teens who have symptoms of or have been diagnosed with a mental illness such as ADD, ADHD, anxiety, depression and bipolar disorder. 

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The school district is seeking applications from qualified volunteers for a new Committee for the Arts intended to expand the arts for all students.

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Woodcrest Junior High in Ontario has been designated a Microsoft Showcase School for the second year in a row and is one of five school sites in California to receive this distinction. 

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The district has amended several items in its long-term contract with Tesla Energy Operations, Inc., formerly known as Solar City Corporation.

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The school district will pay $20,000 as part of a contract with Leading Edge Learning Center to provide tutoring services to foster youth this school year.  

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The district will pay $25,200 to Emergency Management Safety Partners for consulting services to assist with the school district’s Comprehensive School Safety Plans and Emergency Management programs. 

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Claire Burris, a teacher at Rolling Ridge Elementary in Chino Hills, retired this month after 29 years of service to the Chino Valley Unified School District. Deborah Prough, a special education teacher at E.J. Marshall Elementary in Chino, retired in June after 15 years with the district.

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The Chino Valley school district’s first Parent Information Forum of the 2019-20 school year will include information about drug abuse trends, social media, technology issues and mental health resources at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28 in the multipurpose room at Chino High, 5472 Park Place. 

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The school year ends on Thursday, May 30 for all Chino Valley schools on traditional school calendar and at Cal Aero Preserve Academy for junior high students only.  

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Tickets are required for entry to the Chino Valley district high school graduation ceremonies to be held at Citizens Bank Arena in Ontario.

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The school board awarded on May 2 a low bid contract of $187,400 to TSR Construction to expand the parking lot at Walnut Avenue Elementary in Chino. The work will begin in the next few weeks and is expected to be completed before school starts in mid-August.

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Ayala High is hosting a Latin Jazz Dinner at 6 p.m. today (Saturday, May 18) with jazz ensembles from Ayala, Chino Hills and Rowland high schools, professional trumpet player Serafin Aguilar and a Latin dance instructor. 

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The school board approved on May 16 a textbook for Advanced Placement English 11 for language and composition, Language of Composition. Bedford/Saint Martin’s, 2018.  

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Chino Valley school board will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 18 at 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino.

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Students who represented Chino High on the San Bernardino County Student Advisory Panel during a recent presentation to county school board members and politicians on solutions to problems that affect local teens are shown, not in order, Vincent Hamby, Joselyn Ayala, Christina Gurule, Noah N…

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Chino Valley district schools will be closed next week for spring break and will also close on Monday, April 19. 

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Don Lugo High is seeking United States veterans of all military branches to be interviewed by junior year students at the school’s annual “We Remember Veterans” event on Wednesday, April 17.  

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The Chino Valley school district reported successful completion of a $38,470 contract by Premier Paving Inc. to fill cracks and resurface asphalt at the Chino Valley Adult School in Chino. 

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A $175,000 grant from the California Department of Education will fund education programs for the district’s homeless children and youth. 

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A Magnolia Junior High team placed second in the middle school division at the March 9 Odyssey of the Mind competition. Shown are Mia Mijares, Bella Navares, Dominic Alameda, Elena Rossen, Lily Monk, Joaquin Gaston, Coach Christina Rossen and Principal Matt McCain. The team will compete in t…

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Carolyn Miller, a teacher at Litel Elementary retired this month with 31 years of service in the school district.  

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The Chino Valley school board will meet next at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 7 at the school district board room, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino.

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The Chino Valley school board will meet next at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 7 at the school district board room, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino.

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The school board was asked this month to review proposed student attendance calendars for the next three school years. For the 2020-21 school year the proposed start date is Aug. 10 and last day of school is May 27; for the 2021-22 school year, Aug. 9 is the proposed first day and May 26 is …

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The school board approved the appointment of Doris Dickson Elementary principal Randal Buoncristiani as principal at Chino Hills High, effective Feb. 22. Current Chino Hills High principal Isabel Brenes was named director of human resources for the school district in November. Mrs. Brenes ha…

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Sally Wachtel, a teacher at Cal Aero K-8 Preserve Academy, will retire on March 14 and Don Lugo science teacher Thomas Ciccone retired in February.  Each  had been employed for 16 years with the school district. 

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The Chino Valley school board will hold its next public meeting 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 at the district office, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino. 

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Katherine Jeanal was approved by the Chino Valley school board last month as an assistant principal of Cal Aero K-8 Preserve Academy in Chino. 

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A parent workshop designed to improve collaboration during individual education plan (IEP) meetings for special education students will be held in two sessions from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 5.

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Chino Valley school district nurse Jenny Mott will lead a six-week series of classes, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Feb. 7 through March 14 for parents and guardians whose children exhibit behaviors that may interrupt learning.