Regarding the AUSD/City of Alameda/Housing Authority land swap deal:
All parties involved met multiple times for months behind closed doors to develop this deal with no public involvement or transparency and announced the deal only last week. AUSD and city employees have presumptuously represented the deal as if it were already approved [...]
We’ve added a frequently asked questions (FAQ) page with background information on the proposed land swap between the City of Alameda and the Alameda Unified School District. Read it here.
Property valuation appraisals are not required for all of the parcels in a complex land swap deal coming back before Alameda City Council and the Alameda Unified School District, school superintendent Kirsten Vital insists.
Last night, Alameda Unified School District Superintendent Kirsten Vital was adamant that property appraisals are not necessary, and none will be [...]
Alameda Unified School District Superintendent Kirsten Vital is on the defensive over charter schools. (File Photo)
The controversy over where to locate Alameda Community Learning Center (ACLC) charter school has put Alameda Unified School District Superintendent Kirsten Vital on the defensive.
The Alameda Unified School District has finally responded to questions on 2004′s tax bond measure. (File Photo)
As they prepare to put another tax measure on the ballot this fall, Alameda Unified School District officials have responded with redirection to questions about the structure of, and behind-the-scenes deals surrounding, the last tax bond measure, Measure [...]
School district officials are not responding to questions about plans for this year’s tax bond ballot measure.(File Photo)
Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) officials have been unwilling to respond to questions about strategy for this year’s tax bond, as it may relate to district machinations in 2002 through 2004, to get the previous tax bond [...]
The latest data from the California Department of Education shows that African-Americans receive a disproportionate number of suspensions in Alameda schools. (File Photo)
The latest California Department of Education data, released to local media today by the Alameda Unified school District (AUSD), shows that African-American students in Alameda receive a disproportionate number of suspensions.
Three financial firms each contributed $25,000 to pass Measure C in 2004, then split over $1.3 million in fees. (File Photo)
Three financial firms enjoyed a healthy return on their campaign contributions to pass Alameda Unified School District’s (AUSD) facility bonds in 2004, documents obtained by Action Alameda News show.
The ACLC charter school may have to move again this fall. (File Photo)
Tonight, the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) Board of Trustees will consider alternatives for accommodating charter school facility requests for the 2014 to 2015 school year, including relocating Alameda Community Learning Center (ACLC) for the second time in as many years.
With the wrap-up of the Measure C (2004) oversight committee, and discussions at Alameda Unified School District about a new tax bond measure in the fall, Action Alameda News has created this Measure C Bonds document repository.