GGUSD Teachers Honored at OCDE’s Teacher of the Year Dinner at Disney

Three GGUSD teachers were honored at the 2018 Orange County Teacher of the Year awards dinner hosted at the Disneyland Hotel’s Grand Ballroom on October 24.

Three Cavaliers to March in the 2018 Rose Parade

GGUSD students from Santiago High School’s marching band have been selected to perform in the 2018 Tournament of Roses Honor Band.

Heritage Elementary School Celebrates New 21st Century Learning Commons

Heritage Elementary School hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony last week to celebrate the opening of its brand new Learning Commons which features flexible seating to support 21st century learning.

Pacifica High School’s First Graduating Class Returns for 50 Year Reunion

Pacifica High School’s first graduating class, the Class of 1967, reunited October 6 through October 8 to celebrate their 50th high school reunion.

GGUSD Board of Education Thanks Orange County United Way for Partnership

During its September 19 meeting, GGUSD's Board of Education thanked the Orange County United Way for its strong partnership and support of numerous programs that prepare students with the academic and personal skills needed for lifelong success.

Bolsa Grande High School Teacher Named Finalist for 2017 Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching

GGUSD is pleased to announce that Bolsa Grande High School teacher Kathryn Beck was one of eight teachers from across the state to be named a finalist for the 2017 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).

Cook Elementary School Sends Help to School Destroyed by Hurricane Harvey

Inspired by compassion, a group of GGUSD students from Cook Elementary School spearheaded a school-wide initiative to help students in Houston, Texas whose school had been devastated by Hurricane Harvey.

Garden Grove Unified School District Students Show Growth on State Test

GGUSD students demonstrated significant growth and exceeded state averages at all grade levels in both Math and English on the state’s Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments (SBAC) test.

GGUSD Celebrates the Successful Launch of Vietnamese Dual Language Program

GGUSD held a “Going Global Launch Party” on Thursday, September 21, to celebrate the opening of the district’s first ever Vietnamese Dual Language Program at Murdy Elementary School.

Six GGUSD Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

Six students from Garden Grove Unified School District (GGUSD) were named semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program – a prestigious recognition earned by less than one percent of high school seniors nationwide.

GGUSD Welcomes Recently Imprisoned Human Rights Activist

GGUSD Board of Education members and district administrators hosted a special meeting today to welcome to the district Pastor Nguyễn Công Chính, a Vietnamese prisoner of conscience, who was recently released from an 11-year sentence in Vietnam.

Peters Elementary School Launches Monthly Mobile Food Pantry for Community

GGUSD has teamed up with Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County to bring a monthly Mobile School Pantry to Peters K-3 and Peters 4-6 elementary schools.

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