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AUSD master planning meeting tonight at Haight School

Tonight is the first of three Alameda Unified School District community meetings about the future of Alameda schools. The idea, as I understand it, is to create a master plan for the public school system in Alameda. The meeting starts at 6:30 and Superintendent Kirsten Vital as well as members of the school board will be discussing three possible scenarios for addressing the long term fiscal sustainability of public education in Alameda. They’ll be discussing how dwindling state funding impacts the district, the possibility of chartering the district as on whole, as well as the possibility of generating more funds for Alameda schools at the local level. The meeting is at Haight Elementary.

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  • Julie Norris

    i attended this meeting tonight and was surprised it was so poorly attended. it seems that the district is really amping up to propose some very significant changes to school as we know it in alameda. this was the first of a series of meetings to decide the new direction for AUSD and i really hope more people get involved.