September 14, 2018
In This Issue
  • Board Approves New Edison Principal
  • Haight Renaming Committee Seeks Name Suggestions
  • Suicide Prevention Resources Available
  • Upcoming Events
Board Approves New Principal for Edison Elementary

At its public meeting last night, the Board of Education approved a new principal for Edison Elementary School: Gregory Sahakian.

Mr. Sahakian has spent more than 25 years as a teacher and principal in San Lorenzo Unified School District. You can learn more about him here!

Haight Renaming Committee Seeks New Name Suggestions

The Haight Renaming Committee is now accepting suggestions for new names for Haight Elementary School. The committee was convened in the wake of revelations that Haight had held strongly racist views.

F or more information on Haight, the renaming process, and how to participate in the process, please see this community bulletin .
Suicide Prevention Resources Available
September 9 - 15 is National Suicide Prevention Week, which is dedicated to raising awareness about the risk factors and warning signs of suicide. We have developed a web page with information on AUSD's suicide prevention program, as well as links to outside resources. Please take a look and share the page with others!

Upcoming Events

September 17, 2018
Island High School, 6:30 pm

September 25, 2018
City Hall, 6:30 pm

October 2, 2018
Annual Citywide College Night
College of Alameda, 6:00 pm

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