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1925 - Newhall lawman Jack Pilcher buried; funeral expenses paid by local Ku Klux Klan [story]


The Hart School District has released its Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) on the proposed hybrid site for Castaic area high school. The report is projected to be submitted to the Hart School Board for consideration and potential certification at the Oct. 17, 2012 regular school board meeting. The meeting will be held in the Hart School District boardroom at 21515 Centre Pointe Pkwy in Santa Clarita.

Click to read the Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) and Appendix K.

It is also available for review at the Hart School District Office, Castaic Public Library, Stevenson Ranch Express Library and Sloan Canyon Christian Academy.

The projected opening of Castaic area high school is August 2015, to ninth graders only, then adding agrade each year until grades 9-12 are on campus. Local voters overwhelmingly supported Measure SA, a $300 million bond measure in 2008, which in part will pay for acquisition and construction of the school site.

“We are committed to building a high-quality, comprehensive high school in Castaic to serve the community,” Superintendent  Rob Challinor said. “Population projections and home building plans for the Castaic and Val Verde areas show a need for a high school in the area in the future and building it now in anticipation of this growth is financially prudent, good for the area economy and will well serve families in the short term, as well.”

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  1. CastaicGal says:

    I have never seen a more irresponsible group of people as the one’s on the Hart board. Their bond was approved because they lied and said that they had a site in the industrial center – which they could have taken through eminent domain. There is also a flat site on the 126 between Commerce and the Old Road with good access that they could use and would have very little impact on the industrial center and yet they have wasted a ton of money chasing unsuitable sites. The bond was also supposed to be for the new Castaic High School and now they are asking for more money because they used the bond money for other things and now they’re short again. Our city leaders need to audit the Hart School boards finances.

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Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018
Fifty-five students from Golden Oak Adult School walked across the stage to receive their high school diplomas and be honored for completing the HiSET high school equivalency exam last Thursday, June 7, culminating a process that for many was filled with hardship and perseverance.
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The next regular meeting of the Governing Board of the William S. Hart Union High School District is Wednesday, June 13 at the Administrative Center on Centre Pointe Parkway in Santa Clarita.
Friday, Jun 8, 2018
The Castaic Union School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved the appointments of Vivian Fiss as the new principal at Northlake Hills Elementary School and Nicole Price as the new assistant principal at Castaic Middle School.
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Thursday, May 31, 2018
The William S. Hart Union High School District has extended the deadline for a new member of the Measure SA Citizens’ Oversight Committee to June 22. This member will serve a two-year term with a maximum of three consecutive terms.

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