HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL!
We wish everyone a happy, healthy, safe and joyous holiday season.

NUSD's schools and Ed Center will be closed to the public from Friday, Dec. 20, through Friday, Jan. 3.

Emergency and urgent calls can be made during Winter Recess to our after-hours line, (916) 561-5253. Classes and business, as usual, will resume on Monday, Jan. 6.
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Know someone who wants to attend NUSD?
Do you know a family member, friend, or acquaintance who wants to attend an NUSD school next year?
 
Enrollment is now open for any NUSD school for the 2020-21 school year. Parents and guardians can enroll their students online at www.natomasunified.org/enrollment. Requests to transfer from one NUSD school to another next year also are being accepted. Charter schools within NUSD boundaries oversee their own enrollment.

For details on how to enroll, visit the NUSD Enrollment web page.
Trustees Elect New Positions for 2020
Lisa Kaplan was elected President of the NUSD Board of Trustees on December 11 by  Trustees. Scott Dosick was named vice president and Micah Grant, was named clerk. Please join us in wishing them well in their new positions. 
Trustees attend CSBA Conference Heredia elected CSBA vice president
Congratulations to Natomas Unified School District School Board Trustee Dr. Susan Heredia for being elected Vice President of the California School Board Association (CSBA), an organization representing more than 1,000 school districts and county offices of education throughout the state. "I am honored to represent CSBA and to have the opportunity to showcase the great things we are doing in Natomas Unified to support student achievement," said Heredia. "As the new vice president, I look forward to bringing home to Natomas what I will learn from my interactions throughout the state and with other districts."  

Heredia was officially installed as vice president at the 2019 CSBA Annual Education Conference earlier this month where all members of the NUSD Board of Trustees were in attendance. While there, Trustees participated in a variety of professional development to support their local work as Trustees in Natomas. They attended workshops and sessions that ranged from advocacy, engagement, and community relations to teaching and learning and governance and leadership. Another area of focus at the CSBA conference was equity, opportunity, and access which supports the Board's Core Belief that 'disparity and disproportionality can and must be eliminated'. "With the support of CSBA and its Equity Network, we're able to learn, develop, and implement equity policies that align with our goals."

Dr. Heredia has served on the NUSD Board since 2000. She has been an active member of CSBA and a longtime advocate for California public school students. She has served as CSBA's Director-At-Large, Hispanic, as well as Chair of the organization's 2019 Annual Conference Committee among many other committees. She will serve as vice president on the executive committee during 2020.


NUSD is Hiring for the 2020-21 School Year

Are you or a friend looking for a job? We're hiring right now for the 2020-21 school year  -- and we're always looking for committed, collaborative, caring, and exemplary new staff. We are seeking bus drivers, bus attendants, instructional assistants, teachers, coaches, and numerous other classified employees. 

Please visit EdJoin.org to explore the many positions that we are working hard to fill.

If you have any questions, contact the HR Department at hr@natomasunified.org or call (916) 567-5469.
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Let's work together. We encourage parents and staff to stay up-to-date on district developments. We provide multiple opportunities to learn about NUSD successes, plans and events throughout the school year. 

Three key sources are Facebook -- we're listed as "Natomas Unified School District" -- Twitter and Instagram under @NatomasUSD. District and school websites also are a good source of information ranging from lunch menus to parent opportunities. Thanks for taking a look. We're honored to be your partner. 
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