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Today in
S.C.V. History
July 2
1869 - Sanford Lyon (as in Lyons Avenue) appointed postmaster of Petropolis (today's Eternal Valley Cemetery) [story]
Sanford Lyon

Two Saugus Union Schools Eligible for Distinguished School Awards
Monday, Nov 4, 2019

Saugus Union School District officials have announced that two of their schools are eligible for the California Distinguished School awards. In 2020 California is recognizing outstanding education programs and practices in elementary schools, according to California Department of Education officials. California...

CUSD Outperforms Schools Across State in Key Performance Metrics
Thursday, Jan 10, 2019

The students and educators of Castaic Union School District outperformed schools across the state on the 2018 California School Dashboard. Castaic Elementary School, Northlake Hills Elementary, and Live Oak Elementary all showed great growth across the dashboards reported criteria. The California School...

State Launches 2018 School Dashboard; Hart Schools Score Well
Friday, Dec 7, 2018

The California Department of Education and the State Board of Education have launched the second version of the California School Dashboard, a website that gives parents, students and educators access to valuable school and district data. The new Dashboard has the most current school and student data...

New School Dashboard Provides Increased Data Sets to Support Students
Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017

California’s future success depends on tapping into the potential of all students, so they graduate ready for college, careers, and life. For schools to reach this goal, teachers, parents and the community need clear and useful measures of progress. The new California School Dashboard is a key part...

Final Elements of CA School Dashboard Approved
Friday, Jan 13, 2017

Tom Torlakson The State Board of Education (SBE) on Wednesday took the final steps in approving a landmark Accountability and Improvement System that will provide a wealth of new information to help parents, educators, and the public evaluate schools and districts, identify strengths and weaknesses,...

Newest Additions to SCVNews.com
1869 - Sanford Lyon (as in Lyons Avenue) appointed postmaster of Petropolis (today's Eternal Valley Cemetery) [story]
Sanford Lyon
1808 - Ygnacio del Valle born in Jalisco, Mexico; owned most of SCV [story]
Ygnacio del Valle
1943 - Army Air Force pilot Loncie L. Tucker, on training run, dies when his P-38 fighter crashes at Wayside Honor Rancho (later Pitchess Detention Center) in Castaic [story]
Loncie Tucker