SAUSD’s top scholars were honored Thursday, May 21, 2015, at the 56th Annual 100 Top Scholars Recognition Program that was held in the showroom of Guaranty Chevrolet. Students were honored for their academic accomplishments throughout high school and congratulated on their acceptances to some of the top universities and college in the nation. An electronic version of the program that includes photos and the colleges students plan to attend can be accessed by clicking on the headline.
Congratulations to all the SAUSD students who have been admitted to the UC system and plan to attend in the fall. UC President Janet Napolitano visited SAUSD this week to congratulate and share words of encouragement to UC bound students.
Congratulations to SAUSD’s Sharon Romeo, who is a teacher at Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School and the 2016 SAUSD Teacher of the Year (Intermediate), for being selected Orange County Teacher of the Year for 2016! Sharon was informed of the honor Wednesday morning during a surprise visit from our County Superintendent Dr. Al Mijares and our Superintendent Dr. Rick Miller and a host of sponsors and staff from the County, District Office, and Mendez. As Orange County Teacher of the Year, Sharon will be entered into the California Teacher of the Year Competition sponsored by the California Department of Education. Way to go Sharon and the entire Mendez community! This is a reflection of the outstanding teachers and staff of SAUSD. Sharon is #IamSAUSD!
The Santa Ana Unified School District invites parents to voice their choice on possible new food items that may be added to next school year’s breakfast and lunch menus. The food tasting event will be Saturday, May 30, 2015, from 10:00 am to 2:00 p.m. at Godinez Fundamental High School, located at 3002 Centennial Road in Santa Ana. Admission is free.
Congratulations to all of the students who submitted artwork to be judged in the Santa Ana Public Schools Foundation Annual Artspiration, a benefit showcasing the artistic talents of Santa Ana Unified School District students. To view the masterpiece of the top winner and listing of all the winners, click the headline.
SAUSD has named Claudia Alvarez (Diamond Elementary), Maria Eufemia Sanchez (Carr Intermediate), and Veronica Plascencia (Santa Ana H.S.), Parents of the Year for the 2014-15 school year for their many hours of hard work and support to their school community.