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Architects reveal design for new high school

Architects reveal design for new high school

by | October 17, 2017

Almost a year ago, PUSD authorized a $66 million bond to be poured into Piedmont schools, and after much planning, HKIT Architects released the final designs on Sept. 27. The district is renovating the... Read More

Schoology digitizes education

Schoology digitizes education

by | October 17, 2017

Schoology, a learning management system, simplifies the relationship between school and technology so that students can get the most out of the online classroom experience, said English teacher and Technology and Learning Coach Debbi... Read More

Social justice training marks start of awareness initiatives

Social justice training marks start of awareness initiatives

by | October 17, 2017

Over 175 people participated in Piedmont’s first social justice training the week of Aug. 7. Attendants included administrators, city staff, teachers, other school staff, law enforcement, peer educators, and three students. Director of... Read More

Computer classes close to goal of gender balance

by | October 17, 2017

The gender balance in computers courses at PHS reached a 45 percent female to 55 percent male ratio this year, the closest yet to the goal of equilibrium. Computers teacher Nathan Mattix and computers... Read More

Q&A with Athletic Director Joe Welsh

Q&A with Athletic Director Joe Welsh

by | October 17, 2017

Why did you want the Athletic Director job? I had a bunch of other parents and people in the community say “Hey, you should look at the Athletic Director job, you’d be a great... Read More

Exiting faculty necessitates extensive hiring process

Exiting faculty necessitates extensive hiring process

by | May 23, 2017

The PUSD administration has begun the process of hiring new teachers to fill the positions of the nine teachers at PHS and MHS who will leave their positions at the end of the school... Read More

School Board introduces new PHS Principal Adam Littlefield

School Board introduces new PHS Principal Adam Littlefield

by | May 23, 2017

On Wednesday, April 26, the Board of Education of the Piedmont Unified School District voted unanimously to appoint Adam Littlefield as the new Principal for Piedmont High School, effective July 1. Q: What do... Read More

Students and staff seek positive steps forward

Students and staff seek positive steps forward

by and | May 23, 2017

In response to the May 8 assembly addressing the anti-semitic behavior and hateful aftermath, the Share Y(our) Voice club hosted an event in the Alan Harvey Theatre to allow any students to share their... Read More

Wall of Honor committee plans ceremony in May

Wall of Honor committee plans ceremony in May

by | May 2, 2017

PUSD has announced a groundbreaking ceremony on May 18 for the Wall of Honor at the Chris Stevens Memorial library, which will house a database recognizing past and current service members from Piedmont. The... Read More

Forums allow discussion for three H1 design proposals

Forums allow discussion for three H1 design proposals

by | May 1, 2017

On three separate occasions in the month of April, the Piedmont community gathered for community town hall meetings to discuss school renovations with Measure H1 bond measure money. The district-organized meetings were open to... Read More