California is currently experiencing a large outbreak of measles. The outbreak started in December 2014 when at least 40 people who visited or worked at Disneyland theme park in Orange County in mid-December contracted measles and has now spread to at least half a dozen other states.
In celebration of Farm to School Month, the First Lady invited students from the STAR School in Flagstaff, Arizona; Willow Cove Elementary School in Pittsburg, California; and Greenview Upper Elementary School in Lyndhurst, Ohio to participate in the fall harvest of the White House Kitchen Garden this year.
Last night Pittsburg Unified School District’s Elizabeth Lanfranki won the 2014-2015 Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year Award. Read more...
Pittsburg Unified School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. This applies to all acts related to school activity or attendance within a school under the jurisdiction of the superintendent of the school district.
If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services (CCR Title 5 and Title IX Officer), Abe Doctolero at (925) 473-2313 or Adoctolero@pittsburg.k12.ca.us. A copy of PUSD’s Uniform Complaint Policy and Non-discrimination Policy are located on our website and available upon request.