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.

Thousands Attend Michael A. Monsoor Memorial Stadium Dedication

On Friday, September 8, GGUSD dedicated a brand new athletic stadium to Michael A. Monsoor, a 1999 Garden Grove High School graduate, tight-end on the school’s football team, elite Navy SEAL, and posthumous Congressional Medal of Honor recipient.

GGUSD to Dedicate New Michael A. Monsoor Memorial Stadium to Fallen National Hero

On Friday, September 8 at 6:00 p.m., the Garden Grove Unified School District (GGUSD) will hold a special dedication ceremony at the district’s new Michael A. Monsoor Memorial Stadium at Garden Grove High School, 11271 Stanford Avenue, Garden Grove.

Santiago High School Receives National Spotlight in Back-to-School Campaign

GGUSD's Santiago High School is receiving positive national attention in the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Back-to-School campaign.

GGUSD Unveils Renovated Don Wash Auditorium with Ribbon Cutting

GGUSD's Board of Education held a special ribbon cutting ceremony yesterday for the reopening of the renovated Donald R. Wash Memorial Auditorium located on the campus of Garden Grove High School.

GGUSD Students Gain 21st Century Job Experience in Summer Internship Program

Nearly 40 high school students from Garden Grove Unified School District (GGUSD) spent six weeks of their summer break gaining 21st century job skills through a unique Summer Internship Program.

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