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In the spirit of community outreach, Atascadero High School Athletics is hosting a series of Middle and Elementary School nights at select High School Athletic events. Students and a parent chaperone wearing their school colors will be admitted free.


Atascadero High School has just launched the new Hilltop News website at ahshilltopnews.com. 
Check it out and subscribe to keep up with AHS's amazing students and teachers.


Atascadero High Show Choir dazzles audiences with USO themed fundraiser. See the story on Atascadero Daily News.




AHS teacher Bonnie Zebe is Atascadero Unified's Teacher of the Year. Enjoy the video about this amazing teacher!



STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art ,and Math) 
Going Strong Throughout AUSD


Ms. Heller's Engineering Class at Atascadero Middle School had 
a special visitor.
R2D2 with AMS Engineering Class


AUSD teachers who participated in the California Science and Math Summer Institute, Mr. Smith from Creston, Mrs. Ramsey from 
Santa Rosa, and Mrs. Anderson from San Gabriel, share science 
lessons with their students.
Outdood Science LessonOutdoor Science Lesson














Atascadero Middle School Digital Arts students are researching 
and brainstorming virtual reality in preparation for inventing 
their own VR viewer.
Students exploring VR


6th graders in Mrs. Sletten's class at San Benito are tapping into technology by learning to code.
Students coding


Vincent Casillas was selected as a Delegate representing Atascadero High School and the State of California at the Congress of Future Medical Leaders. During the Congress in Boston, Massachusetts, he was able to speak directly with Nobel Prize winners, other young inventors and scientists, prominent medical school deans and was able to view surgery and have questions answered real time during the procedure.
Vincent Casillas


Automotive students at AHS work on a collaborative problem.
AHS Automotive Students working on project



Teachers Attend Project Based Learning Workshop
Project Based Learning Workshop
Atascadero Unified teachers along with teachers from San Luis Coastal Unified, Torrance Unified, Cayucos Elementary, and the San Luis Obispo County Office of Education participated in a two day Project Based Learning training. Project Based Learning engages students through meaningful projects that require critical thinking, effective communication, and teamwork/collaboration. Students are asked to answer challenging questions and solve complex real world problems. Within the two day training, the 40 teachers were involved in a fast paced project simulation to get a feel for the essential components of PBL and then worked an entire day on creating their own projects for the classroom. Teachers left with a project plan and further support follow up from the AUSD Educational Services Department. Atascadero Unified is excited to bring this new learning to the classroom!


Stuff the Bus
Stuff the Bus
Rachel Cementina the Community Engagement Director from United Way arrived to help unload school supplies from the 8th annual Stuff the Bus! This is an annual donation drive for new school supplies. Every summer, just before school starts, the community is invited to literally stuff a big yellow bus with school supplies. Volunteers help collect school supplies outside of Walgreens in Atascadero. Meathead Movers donated boxes to hold the supplies. Atascadero Unified School District donated the use of the school bus and the drivers volunteered their time. Thank you to the United Way, Meathead Movers, Walgreens, and the community of Atascadero for helping to provide much needed supplies to the students at AUSD.





Watching AUSD Build Beautiful Buildings with Your Bond Dollars
AJHS Catch Basins

Installation of water catchment basins under the future permeable paver parking lot, Atascadero Middle School. A by-product of a $1,000,000 grant from the State Water Quality Control Board.












Watching AUSD Build Beautiful Buildings with Your Bond Dollars
JH Admin Building

"Down with the old, up with the new"

The 1953 Junior High Science wing is torn asunder (foreground) as it makes way for the brand new Administration/Classroom building (background). The new building features 21 classrooms, a library, and space for all Junior High School administrative services. Included are 4 new science classrooms and 2 new science labs - replacing the 63 year old structure shown here in the grips of a John Deere excavator.











Watching AUSD Build Beautiful Buildings with Your Bond Dollars
AHS Stadium Project

As is not unusual, the Atascadero Memorial Stadium is standing room only - but this time there's not even a game. 
Atascadero High School Bleacher Renovation, Summer 2016












AUSD June Newsletter
News from around the District 



2016 Draft LCAP

The LCAP has been a collaborative effort for Atascadero Unified School District. The District has welcomed the opportunity to embrace local control and work with stakeholders to develop a plan that matches the needs of our students and prepares them to meet the expectations of our graduate profile.

The primary goals of the LCAP are to increase student academic achievement, prepare all students to be college and career ready, and to provide a safe and engaging school environment in which students can thrive. These goals align with the goals of the AUSD Board of Trustees and guide the work of the schools and the district office. Attached to each LCAP goal are the agreed upon Annual Measurable Objectives, Actions, and Services that the District provides to students and staff to achieve those goals.

This Draft LCAP is open for public viewing and comment and will be presented to the AUSD School Board on June 14th for first viewing. A Final LCAP will then go to the AUSD School Board on June 21st for consideration of approval. 

Each year the District will collaborate with local stakeholders to review progress to date, discuss updated funding totals, and plan for the years to come. If you have any questions or input, please contact the Atascadero Unified School District staff at 805-462-4200 or at 5601 West Mall, Atascadero CA, 93422.





AUSD is proud to announce the publication of Tide and Tinder, 
a digital book with the winning submissions of the 2016 AHS Writing Contest. 

Tide and Tinder is the result of a collaborative project of Atascadero High School, students and faculty. Students wrote poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and non-fiction expository stories as part of a writing contest. Art students created illustrations, and Graphic Communications students produced the layout for this digital book. It is an example of students working together utilizing 21st century skills to produce literature in a contemporary format. 

The FREE 68 page digital book was published and is downloadable from iTunes Bookstore. Web information can be found at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/id1119694735


Hands-on Learning Across the District

AHS Stats Fair
AHS Stats Fair


4th Grade Gold Rush Day at San Benito

Gold Rush Day at SB


Engineering Day at Monterey Road

Engineering Day at MR



Rotary Club 4 Way Test Essay Contest Winners Honored
Rotary Essay Contest Winners Honored

AUSD students at grades 5, 8, and 12 wrote essays on an event that demonstrated the Rotary Club's 4 Way Test.

1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?




Spokes AwardsCongratulations to two amazing AUSD partners, Atascadero Greyhound Foundation's Rolfe Nelson and One Cool Earth's Victoria Carranza on their Spokes "Spring Salutes" Awards. Rolfe received the award for his incredible dedication to our youth through Lighthouse, and Victoria for her support and implementation of outdoor education in schools throughout San Luis Obispo County, including our own Monterey Road Elementary School.  

Pictured here are Rolfe and Victoria (wearing the prestigious Spokes Red Hat), along with Alternative Education Principal Chris Balogh (left) and AUSD Superintendent Tom Butler (right).







Watching AUSD Build Beautiful Buildings with Your Bond Dollars
Renovated AHS classroom
"Noli cedere cognoscere (Do not cease to learn.)
Atascadero High School, newly renovated room 603, May 2016" -Stu Stoddard

Classified Employees' Recognition Reception
Classified Employee of the Year, Sean McKinley
Sean McKinley, Head Custodian, is Atascadero Unified's Classified Employee of the Year.


Atascadero Unified's Teacher of the Year
Teacher of the Year, Bonnie Zebe
Bonnie Zebe, Special Education teacher at Atascadero High School, is Atascadero Unified's Teacher of the Year.



Watching AUSD Build Beautiful Buildings with Your Bond Dollars
AJHS Bond Project
"The sun sets on another assiduous day of construction. Atascadero Middle School, Spring 2016" -Stu Stoddard
More Info on AUSD Bond Projects


Enjoy a 360 degree view of the AJHS Art and Photography Exhibition at Bru Coffeehouse. 


Day of the Teacher Celebration
Honoring Retiring Teachers
Teachers and principals retiring in 2016 were honored: Jennifer Brunschwiler, Sue DiLucca-Molina, Liz Ulrich, Carla Wingenbach, Kathy Sanders, and Patty Newman.

Sholly VonStein finds out she is ADTA Teacher of the Year.


Sholly Von Stein finds out she is ADTA Teacher of the Year.













Skills USA Student AwardsAtascadero High School teacher, Charlie Herrera, and two of his students were recognized at last night's Board meeting for their accomplishments at the Skills USA State Finals in San Diego. AHS student Ian Carney received a gold medal and his fellow classmate Ryan Burgess received a silver medal. Ian will be heading to Louisville, Kentucky in June to compete at the National level. Congratulations!









Elks Youth Week ProclamationKick-off to National Youth Week
On May 2 at Atascadero City Hall, Mayor Tom O'Malley proclaimed it Elks Youth Week. AHS student athletes represented Atascadero High School.
















Atascadero Unified's April Newsletter



Atascadero Unified's 1:1 Student Computer Plan Starts at Santa Rosa Academic Academy

See the Tribune article and video.




Atascadero Wrestler Tannen Soojian is The Tribune’s County Wrestler of the Year
See the Tribune article.


Atascadero High School has created new Career Pathways videos to help students choose their path at AHS.

Agricultural Mechanics

View all the Career Pathways and videos here.



Monterey Road Turf Sustainability Project

AUSD Announces Monterey Road Elementary School Green Ribbon Award

We are excited to announce that Monterey Road Elementary School in Atascadero Unified School District has been awarded Silver Recognition for the California Green Schools Award! Green Ribbon Schools demonstrate exemplary achievement in three “pillars”: Pillar I, reduce environmental impact and costs; Pillar II, improve the health and wellness of schools, students, and staff; and Pillar III, provide effective environmental education that teaches many disciplines and is especially good at effectively incorporating science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education, civic skills, and green career pathways.

Monterey Road was one of only four elementary schools in California to be recognized for this award and the only school in San Luis Obispo County.

Monterey Road began this journey last June when they partnered with Cuesta Community College Sustainability Resource Center. Teachers attended professional development around the Next Generation Science Standards and designed sustainability units to be implemented throughout the 2015-2016 school year. In addition, Monterey Road partnered with One Cool Earth, a nonprofit organization, in an effort to increase recycling. In January, One Cool Earth conducted a Waste Audit with the students and staff at Monterey Road where a complete day's worth of waste was sorted and weighed. During the audit, students and staff learned how they could sort and recycle waste on campus daily. Upon completion of the audit, the students and staff made a commitment to increase recycling efforts and waste reduction. Soon, a Green Team made up of student volunteers was formed. The Green Team runs the compost stations at lunch where waste is either recycled or treated and transformed into compost to use in the school garden. In addition, the garden has been transformed to an outdoor classroom where students learn responsibility through planting and harvesting annual crops. Finally, the school’s Garden Committee, which consists of students, staff, and parents, is participating in a Turf Replacement Project, where turf is being removed and replaced with native drought resistant plants.

The vision of the School Board and the commitment of the community, through the Facilities Bond, has led to high performing classroom environments that are energy efficient and wonderful spaces for student learning.

Monterey Road Elementary School is very proud of this award and wants to thank everyone who has supported them with Sustainability Projects this year! It has been an amazing learning experience for the students and staff and the school looks forward to expanding this program in the years to come!

Media inquiries may contact:

Julie Ann Davis, Principal, Monterey Road Elementary School, 805-462-4270 or District Superintendent, Tom Butler, 805-462-4217.






Monterey Road students are ready for their Dinner at the White House presentations.






Morgan Hills vs. California Department of Education FERPA Notice and Objection Form - Notification From State Superintendent







AHS Mock Rock



Attend Atascadero High's annual mock, talent, and video contest on February 27. Adults are $8. Details







San Benito Elementary, Del Rio Continuation High School, Support Services, and Student Intervention Services Lock-down

Press Release: 11.02.2015 at 2:00 PM

The Atascadero Police Department has notified the Atascadero Unified School District that the Shelter In Place Lock-Down can be safely lifted. As an additional precaution, the Atascadero Police Department completed a sweep of the entire San Benito Campus.

San Benito Elementary School, Del Rio Continuation High School, Support Services, and Student Intervention Services have returned to their regular schedules. Students will be released to parents following the normal procedures at the conclusion of the school day. AUSD would like to thank the students and staff members for responding quickly and effectively following emergency procedures.

Parent Information Release: 11.02.2015 at 1:10 PM

The Atascadero Unified School District has been notified by the Atascadero Police Department that an unidentified individual has entered the San Benito Elementary School Campus. The Atascadero Unified School District has verified that all students and staff members are currently safe at San Benito Elementary School. As a safety precaution San Benito Elementary, Del Rio Continuation High School, Support Services, and Student Intervention Services have been placed into a Shelter In Place Lock-Down while the Atascadero Police Department continues their search for the suspect.

Additionally, the Atascadero Police Department is in communication with AUSD and they have requested that students and staff remain indoors as the search continues. Please do not attempt to enter San Benito Elementary School until after the Shelter In Place Lock-Down has been lifted by the Atascadero Police Department. Further details will be released as more information becomes available.

Parent Information Release: 11.02.2015 at 12:40 PM
The Atascadero Unified School District has been notified by the Atascadero Police Department that an individual fleeing a traffic stop has allegedly entered the San Benito Elementary School Campus. As a safety precaution San Benito Elementary, Del Rio Continuation High School, Support Services, and Student Intervention Services have been placed into a Shelter In Place Lock-Down while the Atascadero Police Department continues their search for the suspect. Further details will be released as more information becomes available.


Suspect Apprehended in San Gabriel Elementary School Incident

Press Release: 10.14.2015 at 4:00 PM

The Atascadero Unified School District would like to formally thank the Atascadero Police Department, the District Attorney’s Office, and the FBI, for the fantastic investigative work leading to the identification, and apprehension of, a suspect related to the San Gabriel Elementary School incident that occurred on September 11, 2015. The Atascadero Unified School District will support the prosecution of the responsible party by law enforcement and seek full restitution.

This incident has been a significant event that impacted students’ learning environment, our staff’s access to instructional supplies, and our employees’ ability to complete their job duties, yet the amazing staff of AUSD met the challenge head on and surpassed expectations by continuing to provide a high quality education. In order to support students and staff, counseling will continue to be available for individuals that desire services. Additionally, a resource guide to support students and staff has been placed on the AUSD website.

Lastly, the Atascadero Unified School District would like to once again thank everyone that has supported the school community during this challenging incident. Not only were our students and staff embraced at their temporary school sites, but also parents and community members have reinforced the learning process by ensuring students continued to have access to a high quality education. AUSD will continue to stay committed to educating the top students of the nation.



San Gabriel Elementary Students Returning to San Gabriel on Monday, September 28

Press Release: 09.25.2015 at 10:00 AM
The Atascadero Unified School District is enthused to report that we have received the remaining results from the environmental sampling for San Gabriel Elementary School, both interior and exterior. The laboratory results confirmed that there were no harmful chemicals detected at the campus and the school environment is 100% safe for return.

Classes will resume at San Gabriel Elementary School for students on Monday, September 28, 2015. Additionally, all transportation will return to their normal routes. School counselors will be available to speak with any students, staff, or parents that desire counseling services. Law enforcement will continue their visible presence and AUSD will provide around the clock monitoring. District Administration will also be available to discuss questions at the site.

The Atascadero Unified School District would like to thank the following community groups for their excellence during this challenging time:
  • Students for their outstanding character and academic effort
  • AUSD Parents for being advocates for their children and supporting the District
  • AUSD Staff for ensuring that our students continued to receive a high quality education
  • Santa Rosa Academic Academy and Hope Lutheran Church for providing a safe harbor for our students and staff during the initial evacuation
  • The Atascadero Police Department for the rapid response and continued safeguarding of our students
We are looking forward to a successful return to the San Gabriel Elementary School campus on Monday, September 28, 2015, and continuing to educate the top students in the nation.


San Gabriel Elementary Update 9/24
Press Release: 09.24.2015 at 12:00 PM
The Atascadero Unified School District is excited to report that we have received preliminary results from the environmental sampling for the main portion of campus, both interior and exterior, from the laboratory. No harmful chemicals have been detected at San Gabriel Elementary School. AUSD is still patiently waiting for the results from a few remaining samples. This information, combined with the fact that law enforcement has stated, “At this time there is no known ongoing threat to the safety of our students or staff,” has allowed AUSD to begin enthusiastically preparing for a return to campus. However, due to the fact that we are still waiting for the last of the samples, classes and transportation will continue in their temporary locations.

The first steps being taken by the Atascadero Unified School District for a well-organized return to campus are a routine cleaning by custodial staff of the San Gabriel Elementary School, the re-keying of all buildings as a thoughtful precaution, and allowing our talented teachers an opportunity to lesson plan within their own classrooms prior to student arrival. Additionally, any parents wishing to pick up items left by students during the evacuation can visit San Gabriel Elementary School today from 4 PM to 6 PM, on September 24, 2015. 

As well as making the campus return ready, the Atascadero Police Department and the staff of the Atascadero Unified School District will continue to provide around the clock monitoring of San Gabriel Elementary School. Upon return to the campus, school counselors will be available to speak with any students, staff, or parents that desire counseling services. District Administration will also be available to discuss questions at the site.

The Atascadero Unified School District would like to thank everyone that has supported the San Gabriel Elementary School community during this challenging incident. Not only have our students and staff been embraced at their temporary school sites, but also parents and community members have reinforced the learning process by ensuring students continue to have access to a high quality education. We will keep our parents and community notified as we look forward to a successful return to San Gabriel Elementary in the very near future. Go Gators!


San Gabriel Elementary Update 9/18
Press Release: 09.18.2015 at 3:30 PM
The Atascadero Unified School District would like to thank the San Gabriel Elementary School community for attending the informational parent meeting last evening. For any parents that were unable to attend, a resource guide to support your child was made available. The resource guide has also been placed on the AUSD website for all parents.

At this time, classes and transportation will remain in their temporary locations on Monday. The Atascadero Unified School District is still patiently waiting for the laboratory results from the initial monitoring that was completed. We will notify families as soon as any information becomes available. Lastly, AUSD would like to wish all our families a positive and restful weekend.


San Gabriel Elementary Update 9/17
We live in an amazing community! This was confirmed again by the high level of attendance at our joint informational meeting for the parents of San Gabriel Elementary School hosted by the Atascadero Unified School District and Atascadero Police Department. Additionally, the positive attendance by our students furthers this message as the attendance rate of our San Gabriel students continues to increase towards normal levels.

At this time, classes and transportation will continue in their temporary locations. While AUSD understands that our community desires timely information, we are prudently awaiting laboratory results from the initial monitoring that was completed. As we move forward from here, the Atascadero Unified School District will keep working towards the implementation of a successful plan for return to the San Gabriel Elementary School campus.


Gator Green Day at SRGator Green Day Students and staff throughout AUSD wore green on Wednesday in support of the San Gabriel Elementary staff and students.



San Gabriel Elementary Campus Update 9/16

Press Release: 09.16.2015 at 2:15 PM
Superintendent Butler of the Atascadero Unified School District is delighted with the Talent and Teamwork that has been demonstrated by staff and parents. The staff of AUSD continue to provide fantastic educational experiences throughout the District and continue to look forward to a successful return to the campus of San Gabriel Elementary School. 

At this time, classes and transportation will continue in their temporary locations. While AUSD understands that our community desires timely information, at this time we are patiently waiting for laboratory results that will allow for a smooth transition back to the campus.

The Atascadero Unified School District and law enforcement share two common objectives: the safety of the students and staff of San Gabriel Elementary School and the apprehension of the individual responsible for this incident. The Atascadero Unified School District’s desire to keep the community thoughtfully informed will continue to be tempered to include only facts that are both relevant and available for public release. It is important to remind the community that law enforcement has stated that, “At this time there is no known ongoing threat to the safety of our students or staff.”

Thanks to our entire school community for wearing green to support the San Gabriel Elementary School Gators.



San Gabriel Elementary Campus Update 9/15

Press Release: 09.15.2015 at 3:30 PM
The Atascadero Unified School District is pleased to declare that attendance of San Gabriel Elementary School students, who have been temporarily displaced, is now approaching customary levels. AUSD would like to add that its Board of Trustees has been extremely supportive to the Atascadero community and has been visible visiting all effected sites.

The Atascadero Unified School District continues to cooperate with the Atascadero City Police Department, and agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, to ensure our students remain safe. Law enforcement has emphasized, “At this time there is no known ongoing threat to the safety of our students or staff.” Additionally, AUSD is prudently awaiting laboratory results prior to the return of students and staff to San Gabriel Elementary School campus. Temporary student classroom locations and transportation will remain the same until further notice.

The Atascadero Unified School District is proud to be continuing our work of being dedicated to student success, collaborating with staff, and having a strong partnership with the community. In order to show support of the San Gabriel Elementary School community, AUSD is encouraging students and staff to wear gator green on Wednesday, September 16, 2015. 


San Gabriel Elementary Campus Update 9/14

Press Release: 09.14.2015 at 3:15 PM

The incident that occurred at San Gabriel Elementary School on Friday, September 11, 2015, has strengthened the resolve of the community of Atascadero and increased the Atascadero Unified School District’s efforts to produce the top students in the nation. The Atascadero community stood alongside their teachers, as approximately two-thirds of all San Gabriel Elementary students were in attendance today. The talent and teamwork demonstrated today highlights the quality educational opportunities our district delivers.

The Atascadero Unified School District believes that the safety of our students, staff, and community members is paramount. At no time was there an explosive device on campus, nor was any student or staff exposed to any chemicals. In response to the non-explosive chemical object that was found on the San Gabriel Elementary School Campus Friday, AUSD acted decisively and immediately hired a certified environmental monitoring service to thoroughly examine the San Gabriel Elementary School campus, both interior and exterior, based on the expert advice from law enforcement and the County Hazardous Materials Team. This initial monitoring has been completed and AUSD is awaiting the laboratory results. These results will guide the Atascadero Unified School District’s next steps to provide a safe campus. Our safe return to San Gabriel Elementary School will be based on the results of this comprehensive evaluation and the ongoing investigation. Until further notice, all students will continue to attend the campuses they have been temporary relocated to.

In addition, AUSD has provided continual monitoring of the San Gabriel Elementary School campus as an extra level of precaution. Through a strong partnership with local law enforcement, there has been an increased visible presence of law enforcement at all effected school sites as a means of reassuring the community that our students continue to remain safe. As an overabundance of precaution, all AUSD school grounds were searched on Friday and are continuing to be monitored. The Atascadero Unified School District will continue to take thoughtful steps to ensure a positive return to the San Gabriel Elementary School for students and staff.

As additional information becomes available, AUSD will provide timely updates to our staff, parents, and community, while not releasing confidential evidence that is part of law enforcement’s ongoing investigation. The Atascadero Unified School District is sincerely grateful for the support provided by the community. The Atascadero Unified School District is pleased that the Atascadero City Police Department has stated, “At this time, there is no known ongoing threat to the safety of our students or staff.” 

San Gabriel Elementary Students to Attend School at Other AUSD Campuses Beginning Monday, Sept. 14

Press Release: 09.13.2015 at 12:40 PM
The Atascadero Unified School District is committed to safety as our number one priority for students, staff, and community members. AUSD is continuing to work closely with the Atascadero Police Department and other law enforcement agencies to ensure that our students, staff, and the community remain safe.

The staff of San Gabriel Elementary School responded in an appropriate, swift, and professional manner to the incident that warranted the closure of the campus Friday. Additionally, students and parents remained calm during the evacuation which enabled all individuals to safely exit the campus in an orderly manner. The staff members at Hope Lutheran Church and Santa Rosa Academic Academy supported the displaced students with care and thoughtfulness.

Law enforcement has requested additional time to complete their investigation; therefore, out of an over-abundance of precaution, school for San Gabriel Elementary School students and staff will be held at other school sites until law enforcement completes their investigation. AUSD is working with law enforcement to determine a safe and appropriate time frame for students and staff to return back to school at San Gabriel Elementary.

Beginning Monday, September 14, 2015, pre-school and kindergarten will be held at Santa Rosa Academic Academy, first grade through third grade will be held at Santa Margarita Elementary, and fourth grade through sixth grade will be held at San Benito Elementary School. San Gabriel Elementary School parents will receive a direct communication from AUSD about transportation via email and the automated phone calling system.

The Atascadero Unified School District is committed to student, staff, and community safety, dedicated to student achievement, and honored to serve the great community of Atascadero. AUSD will not let this incident interfere with our mission of educating the top students in the nation.



Employee Recognition

Employee Recognition
Three employees were recognized at a recent Board Meeting for representing our District with excellence and teamwork during the Cuesta Fire. We are very proud of them!
  • Terry Wolf, AHS Custodian
  • Matt Boyd, Assistant Director of Support Services
  • Bernie Edwards, SRAA Custodian




2015 California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (SBAC) Parent Letter
This important letter will be mailed home to parents in the coming weeks. It contains information regarding their student's test results from last Spring. Students in grades 3-8 and 11 participated in the tests. Be sure to check out these video links for help in understanding your student's score (EnglishSpanish).

Stuff the Bus

Rachel Cementina the Community Engagement Director from United Way arrived to help unload school supplies from the 7th annual Stuff the Bus! This is an annual donation drive for new school supplies. Every summer, just before school starts, the community is invited to literally stuff a big yellow bus with school supplies. Volunteers help collect school supplies outside of Walgreens in Atascadero. Meathead Movers donated boxes to hold the supplies. Atascadero Unified School District donated the use of the school bus and the drivers volunteered their time. Thank you to the United Way, Meathead Movers, Walgreens, and the community of Atascadero for helping to provide much needed supplies to the students at AUSD.