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Special Board Meeting announced for Friday, Nov. 20th

The KUSD Board Meeting will be streamed live on Facebook on Friday, November 20th . Closed session starts at 1:00pm followed by regular session at 2:00pm. The agenda can be viewed on our website at https://konoctiusd.org. Community Comments – KUSD
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Community Comments for the Nov. 18th, 2020 Board Meeting

CLICK below to submit a community comment during the KUSD Board Meeting. https://forms.gle/cXuSURUPMLjLhSUZA
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Phase 2 Hybrid Plan for KUSD

Elementary Facebook Live Overview Secondary Facebook Live Overview As we continue our journey with COVID-19 a part of our daily life and routines, the Konocti Unified School District recognizes a need to have students back on campus. To address this
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Food Service Meal Pick up Schedule for Oct. 29th (Thursday) due to PSPS

Announcing a food service update for this week. Due to the PSPS, food service pick up will be scheduled one day later, Thursday, Oct. 29th (instead of Wednesday, Oct. 28th). The pick up locations and times all remain the same.
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KUSD Schools Remain Closed on Oct. 27th Due to PSPS

Good afternoon KUSD Families and staff.  This is Becky Salato, KUSD Superintendent.  The current PSPS event continues to have an impact on the internet connectivity of many of our students and staff.  Due to this we will remain closed tomorrow,
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All Schools Closed in KUSD on Oct. 26th Due to Power Shut Off by PG&E

Good afternoon Konocti Families, According to the most recent PG & E update, a large portion of the Konocti district is scheduled to be without power due to a public safety power shut off for the next few days. Although
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Regular Board Meeting – Oct. 21, 2020

The KUSD Board Meeting will be streamed live on Facebook on Wednesday, Oct. 21st. Closed session starts at 5:30pm followed by regular session at 6:15pm. The agenda can be viewed down below by clicking on Board Agenda. Community Comments – KUSD
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KUSD Update

Please click the link to see the update presented at the 10/07/20 Board Meeting. KUSD Update
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Distance Learning Online Resources For Students and Families

Konocti Unified School District believes in delivering quality first instruction to all students.  We have put together a collection of awesome online resources (K-12), to support students with distance learning.  Please click on the link below to access the District list. El Distrito
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Distance Learning in Konocti

https://sites.google.com/konoctiusd.org/konoctidistancelearninghome/home
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Superintendent’s Update

Please click on the link to read the update from our Superintendent about the Phased Learning Plan. Superintendent’s Update
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Learning Continuity and Attendance Plan Approved by KUSD

The Learning Continuity and Attendance Plan outlines the ongoing planning process for the 2020-21 school year.  The plan includes descriptions of how the district is doing the following: Addressing gaps in learning Conducting meaningful stakeholder engagement Maintaining transparency; Addressing the
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Learning Hubs Opening for KUSD Students

Konocti Unified School District and Lake County Office of Education, in partnership with community organizations, will offer students a safe place with wifi to attend during distance learning. Staff from KUSD and LCOE will be available for support. Click here
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Public Board Meeting Will be Streamed Live on Facebook – Sept. 02, 2020

The next KUSD Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 02, 2020. Closed session starts at 5:30pm and Public session at 6:15pm. Community Comments – KUSD Board Meeting REGULAR MEETING OF Konocti Unified School District Board of Trustees, 9430B Lake
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Open For Distance Learning – August 26th (Wednesday)

This is Becky Salato, Konocti Superintendent We have continued to monitor air quality and fire conditions throughout the day with our county agencies.  Given our current conditions and predictions for tomorrow, Konocti Schools will be open for Distance Learning tomorrow. 
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Schools Remained Closed on Tuesday, August 25th – Due to Conditions

Hello Konocti Families, We have remained in close contact throughout the day with Fire Chief Sapeta ; Fire Chief Ciancio , as well as Public Health and The LC Air Quality Management District.  We have received information that current weather
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School Closed (Escuela Cerrada), Monday, Aug. 24th – Due to Poor Air Quality

Due to poor air quality conditions that occurred overnight, Konocti Unified is closing schools, including distance learning, Monday, August 24th. We encourage everyone to stay inside and stay safe. We will continue to monitor the situation and will provide updates
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Distance Learning Will Resume on Monday, Aug. 24th – Meals Available at Select School Sites

This is Becky Salato, Konocti Superintendent.  During these challenging times, we hope you are staying safe and strong.  We have been in close contact throughout the weekend with Cal Fire, and the Lake County Emergency Operations Services as we continue
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Notice of School Closure (Including Distance Learning) for August 21

This is Becky Salato, Konocti Superintendent. The safety and well being of our students, staff, and community is always our priority. We have been closely monitoring the fire conditions throughout our Community. Due to evacuations still in effect, no containment,
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Cancellation of 08/19/20 Board Meeting

Due to evacuations and threat of fire, the Board Meeting set for August 19, 2020 at 6:15 p.m. has been canceled.
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Notice of Public Hearing – Comprehensive Energy Infrastructure Renewal Services Contract

Notice is Hereby Given that the Board of Trustees for the Konocti Unified School District, has scheduled a public hearing to consider for approval, a resolution formally adopting findings required by Government Code section 4217.10 et seq., regarding anticipated energy cost
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Distance Learning Online Resources For Students and Families

Konocti Unified School District believes in delivering quality first instruction to all students.  We have put together a collection of awesome online resources (K-12), to support students with distance learning.  Please click on the link below to access the District list. El Distrito
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Community Comments – KUSD Board Meeting

REGULAR MEETING OF Konocti Unified School District Board of Trustees, 9430B Lake Street, Lower Lake, CA 95457. On March 12, 2020, Governor Newsom issued Executive Order N-25-20, which allows Board members to attend Board meetings telephonically (remotely). Please be advised
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Notice and Guideline for Student Participation in Online Instruction/Aviso y Pautas para la Participación de los Estudiantes en la Instrucción en Línea

Notice Regarding Use of Online Instruction Platforms As the Konocti Unified School District transitions to Distance Learning, teachers may utilize web conferencing communication platforms to engage students in the learning process. An online meeting may resemble actions that have already occurred
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Technical Support Help Desk For Distance Learning

As we prepare for the new school year with Distance Learning, we understand this is new for everyone and there will be some challenges as we learn together.  Please know that the technology team at Konocti Unified is here to
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CHANGE TO STUDENT MEAL SERVICE for Distant Learning

The Konocti Unified School District Child Nutrition Department will provide an opportunity for students/guardian to pick up meals for enrolled children at four of our school locations and 5 “Bus Stop” locations: *First day of School on Monday the 17
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KUSD School Start Date

The first day of school for all schools in Konocti Unified School District will be August 17, 2020. Please see our revised district calendar. 2020/21 Revised Calendar
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Message from Food Service Department

The Director of Food Service would like to announce that the current food service ended yesterday, July 29th. We are working on finalizing plans for the school year, and will share more information about meal distribution in the coming days.
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KUSD – Overview of Options Available to Students for the 2020-21 School Year

Becky Salato, Superintendent, of Konocti Unified School District, provides a brief overview of the instructional program options available to students for the 2020-21 school year and shares the process for families to make a selection. Link to Four Phase Plan
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KUSD 4 Phase Reopening Plan

Please click on the link for information regarding the 4 Phase Plan Konocti Plans on using for reopening schools. 4 Phases for Reopening Schools
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Verizon Announcement

Please read the following Public Notice from Verizon:
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Distance Learning Online Resources For Students and Families

Konocti Unified School District believes in delivering quality first instruction to all students.  We have put together a collection of awesome online resources (K-12), to support students with distance learning.  Please click on the link below to access the District list. El Distrito
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Distance Learning in Konocti

https://sites.google.com/konoctiusd.org/konoctidistancelearninghome/home
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Konocti Unified – Accepting Enrollment Packets at Student Services

The Konocti Unified Student Services’ Department opens on Thursday, July 16, 2020.  Our new offices are located at 9565 Winchester Street, Lower Lake, CA. Completed packet return must be by scheduled appointment and begins on Friday, July 17, 2020.  Please
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Reapertura de Las Escuelas del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Konocti 2020-21 – Encuesta Familiar

Reapertura de Las Escuelas del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Konocti 2020-21 – Encuesta Familiar Con la reapertura programada de la escuela el 10 de agosto 2020, entendemos que las familias tienen muchas preguntas. El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Konocti está
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Konocti 2020-21 School Re-Opening – Family Survey

With the scheduled re-opening of school on August 10th, we understand families have many questions. Konocti Unified School District is committed to prioritizing student and staff safety. Based on the most current information from public health we have identified two
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DELAC Meeting

There will be a District English Language Aquisition Committee (DELAC) meeting Tuesday July 7th starting at 5:30 pm. The meeting will be streamed live on Konocti’s Facebook page. Join us for a meeting through Konocti’  Facebook page. You will see
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KUSD Board Meeting Schedule Change

Konocti Unified School District Board of Trustees is changing the date of the July 15, 2020 meeting to July 29, 2020 to assure a full quorum for the agenda items. The meeting will still be at 6:15 p.m. with closed
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District Approved COVID-19 Written Report

The COVID-19 Written Report was reviewed and approved by the KUSD Board of Trustees on June 17, 2020. The written report to the community explains the changes to program offerings that the LEA has made in response to school closures
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Distance Learning in Konocti

https://sites.google.com/konoctiusd.org/konoctidistancelearninghome/home
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Summer Feeding 2020 – Programa de Alimentación de Verano 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians, The Konocti Unified School District Child Nutrition Department will provide a Summer Feeding Program for families to pick up meals for the children in their family 18 and under beginning Wednesday June 10, 2020 and every Wednesday thru
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Virtual Graduation Ceremony – Link Here

We have links to the KUSD virtual graduation ceremony video.  We hope you enjoy the video.  We apologize for the delay. YouTube Here is the link to the high quality version on YouTube.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dnW0NQIVK4 Facebook Compressed file – lower quality https://www.facebook.com/NewnessProductionFilms/videos/609206413025624/ Konocti
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Student Services – Now Accepting Enrollment Forms

The Student Services staff is available to assist you with any questions regarding student enrollment in the Konocti Unified School District, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at our location at 9800 Highway 53, Suite A, Lower Lake
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Konocti Unified Announces Remote Learning Summer Program for 2020

KUSD will offer a three (3) week remote learning intervention program focusing on academics (Reading and Math) for K-7 students.  All programs will be distance learning models in which students learn from home.  Dates: July 06 – July 24, 2020
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Virtual Graduation Ceremony – Premiering May 29th

Konocti Unified School District is excited to announce the premiere of our virtual graduation ceremony that includes, Lower Lake High School, Carle Continuation High School and Konocti Education Center, on Friday, May 29th beginning at 7pm.  The link will be
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California Parent and Youth Helpline

The California Parent and Youth Helpline provides support and resource referrals to parent and youth during the current COVID-19 pandemic, 7-days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Parents or youth may call  or text 1-855-4APARENT (855-427-2736) for services in English,
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Summer Feeding Program

Today (May 27th), was the last day of our 2019-20 school year lunch program. Our food service will be on a short pause as we prepare to start our summer feeding program. Please visit https://konoctiusd.org or any of our school facebook pages
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April 28, 2020 Board Meeting – Broadcast Live on Facebook

The April 28 Special Board Meeting will be viewable on Facebook Live.  The meeting is scheduled to begin at 1pm.  Please click the Board Agenda Icon on our Website Homepage to view the full posted agenda.
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Keep Well Kids Club

Keep Well Kids Club has been offered to our 2nd and 3rd grade students this year. Looking for some positive energy, creative ideas and fun activites to stay healthy? Visit KC’s Clubhouse at: keepwellkidsclub.com Join the movement…Join the fun!
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Free Wifi Access Points for KUSD Distance Learning Students

Konocti Unified School District has compiled a list of Free KUSD Wifi Access points that can be accessed from your vehicle by driving to specific school locations.  Students may do all of their distance learning electronically by logging into Google
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Distance Learning in Konocti

https://sites.google.com/konoctiusd.org/konoctidistancelearninghome/home
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April 15 Board Meeting Will Be Broadcast to the Public on Facebook Live

The Konocti Unified School District board meeting for Wednesday, April 15, 2020 will be broadcast live on Facebook.  Click the board agenda icon below to view tonight’s agenda. The live session will begin at 5:30pm. Those wishing to make a
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Kinder Roundups Cancelled due to COVID-19 Shelter in Place

We will provide more details soon with how families can register their incoming Kindergarten eligible children.
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Distance Learning Online Resources For Students and Families

Konocti Unified School District believes in delivering quality first instruction to all students.  We have put together a collection of awesome online resources (K-12), to support students with distance learning.  Please click on the link below to access the District list. El Distrito
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Schools will Deliver Distance Learning through the End of the School Year

The following press release from the Lake County Office of Education was issued on April 3, 2020 (see below).  Konocti Unified School District will continue offering distance learning to students as well as continue our meal distribution program. Press Release: LAKE COUNTY,
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Food Distribution Stations Will Operate on Wednesday, April 8th – During Spring Break

Konocti Unified School District (KUSD) is pleased to announce that Food Distribution Stations will continue to operate over Spring Break.  The grab n’ go stations will be providing 5 day meal packages to KUSD students on Wednesday, April 8th, 2020. The
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Current Student School Dismissal Extended Until May 1st- Distance Learning and Meals Continue

Good afternoon Konocti Families This is Becky Salato, Superintendent, Today, in collaboration with all school districts in lake county and with support from the department of public health, and Lake County office of education, we have made the decision to extend our
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Additional Grab n Go Pick Up Stations Announced for Families – (5 Day Meal Packages) Espanol

Espanol CHANGE TO STUDENT MEAL SERVICE The Konocti Unified School District Child Nutrition Department will provide an opportunity for families to pick up meals for the children in their family 18 and under at four of our school locations and
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LCAP Survey 2020 – Now Accepting Stakeholder Input

Please take a few minutes to complete our 4 question stakeholder survey. We seek your input for ideas that will support our students in being successful. Areas we are focused on include: Less Chronic Absenteeism Lower Suspension Rates Higher Graduation
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KUSD Board Meeting Accessible to Public Via Facebook on March 18th

Konocti Unified School District will stream the March 18th public board meeting via Go Live Facebook.  The public can access the meeting by visiting the Konocti Unified School District public Facebook page. We will Go Live at 6:05 pm to
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Pick up Meals Available for Students (18 and under)

The Konocti Unified School District Child Nutrition Department will provide an opportunity for families to pick up meals for the children in their family 18 and under at four of our school locations. Lower Lake Elementary School Burns Valley Elementary
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Message from Konocti Unified Superintendent Regarding COVID-19: School Status (updated 3/15/2020)

 This message was issued by Becky Salato, Konocti Superintendent, on March 15, 2020. The health and safety of our entire community is most important to us. In collaboration with the Lake County Office of Education and all school districts in our
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Kindergarten Roundup

Please see flyer for Kindergarten Roundup details.
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Cold, Flu and Coronavirus – Health and Safety Notice from Konocti Unified

Cold and flu season is upon us and the health of our students, staff and community is of utmost importance. The California Department of Public Health reports that influenza (also known as the flu) activity levels have increased over the
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LCAP Survey 2020 – Now Accepting Stakeholder Input

Please take a few minutes to complete our 4 question stakeholder survey. We seek your input for ideas that will support our students in being successful. Areas we are focused on include: Less Chronic Absenteeism Lower Suspension Rates Higher Graduation
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Request for Proposals

Please click the link for Request for Proposal No. 2019-01: rfp-2019-01
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Community Christmas Celebration sponsored by Rotary of Clearlake

Join Rotary of Clearlake on Saturday, December 14th for a community Christmas celebration from 10am to 2pm at Burns Valley School. Special Guest….. Santa! and he has toys for the kids. Photos with Santa, Free Holiday Meal, health screenings and
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Lights on After School Celebration

Students Dancing   Students perform during After School Program Pomo after school program celebrated Lights on After School with a western themed performance, decorations and food. Launched in October 2000, Lights On After school is the only nationwide event celebrating after school
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Food Service Surveys

High School Cafeteria Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LS23D8R Elementary School Cafeteria Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/L2DPF2N
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KUSD 09/04/19 Board Meeting Agenda

Please click on the link for 09/04/19 Board Meeting Agenda.
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New Visitor Check-in System Will Help Ensure Student Safety

Konocti Unified is pleased to announce that we will begin using the Raptor Visitor Management System in all of our schools to strengthen our program of student safety and faculty. Upon entering a district building, visitors will be asked to
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Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 First Day of School

Konocti Unified School District’s first day of school for the 2019-20 school year is scheduled for Wednesday, August 14th. If you are new to the area or have an incoming Kindergartner and have not yet enrolled, please visit the Welcome
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Salvation Army/Walmart Back to School Assistance

Please click on link for application: back-to-school-assistance-application
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Summer Food Program

Please see attached flyer for information on the summer food program that feeds kids for free. Summer Food Program
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STAR Summer Program

The K-7 STAR Summer Program and High School Summer School Program are scheduled to start on Tuesday,  June 18, 2019. The K-7 STAR Summer Program will host a parent orientation on the evening of Monday, June 17, 2019.
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Tia Martinez – Presenting Equity in our Lake County Schools – Monday, June 10th, 2019

Konocti Unified School District is pleased to announce that Tia Martinez will be coming to Lake County to present “Equity in Education” at the Cornelison Event Center on Monday, June 10th.  Tia is a national presenter and consultant whose background
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KUSD Appreciates Volunteers in our Community

Congratulations to the following volunteers recognized at the May 15th Board Meeting: Marisela Martinez – BVS Phil Harris – Carle Julia McDaniels – ELS Gary Logoteta – KEC Roshani Patel – LLES Lamont Kucer – LLHS Annabeth Villalobos – Pomo
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Attendance Challenge March 18 – 22, 2019

Lake County Office of Education has coordinated the attendance challenge for all Lake County Schools. This year the Attendance Challenge takes place over two different weeks. The first Attendance Challenge week was October 15 – 19, 2018. The second Attendance Challenge week is
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KUSD Superintendent Search

Wally Holbrook and Dr. Richard C. Smith, of Education Leadership Solutions, will meet with staff, community members, parents and board members to get their input on “What You Want in Your Next Superintendent” on the following dates: 02/20/19 @ 8:30
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Konocti Unified LCAP Stakeholder Meetings – We Seek Your Ideas and Feedback

The State of California has changed the way education is funded. California now requires school districts, county offices of education, and charter schools to develop a Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP). The Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) requires us to
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Student Health and Safety Remain Top Priorities in KUSD

Konocti is committed to the health, safety and well-being of our students.  Recent reports from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show a 78% increase of youth e-cigarette use in 2018. Many student users are unaware of nicotine
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Agenda Online Amendments

Due to the switch to an upgraded version of the Agenda Online Program, we are not currently able to make amendments to the published agenda through Agenda Online. Contained herein are the links to Personnel amendments made manually. 2.d. Correspondence
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Honoring Board Member Herb Gura

Herb Gura was presented a plaque at the January 16, 2019, board meeting to commemorate his years of service as a Trustee of the Board for Konocti Unified School District from 1994 until 2018.
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Agenda Online Amendments

Due to the switch to an upgraded version of the Agenda Online Program, we are not currently able to make amendments to the published agenda through Agenda Online. Contained herein are the links to Personnel amendments made manually. 8.a. New
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KUSD Rules of Conduct for Bus Riders

Konocti Unified School District (KUSD) is pleased to offer transportation to students who are safe, respectful and responsible.  As a commitment to keeping students safe, KUSD would like to reference the Rules of Conduct for School Bus Riders. Students will
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RSVP for the 2nd Annual Parent Summit

RSVP for the Parent Summit on Saturday, November 3rd and receive free lunch and two free movie tickets when you attend.  You will also get to enjoy two scheduled assemblies, Chinese Acrobats and the BMX Freewheel Anti-drug shows in addition
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Candidates’ Night

CSEA and KEA are co-sponsoring a forum for community members to meet the candidates seeking a seat on the KUSD Board of Trustees – October 10, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Please see attached flyer for more details:  Come
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Cafeteria Surveys

Please complete the following surveys so the Nutrition Department can get feed back: Elementary www.surveymonkey.com/r/L2DPF2N High School www.surveymonkey.com/r/LS23D8R
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Konocti Classified Employee Recognized at Member of the Year Awards

Konocti Unified School District is proud to announce that Annette Fender was recognized by the California School Employee’s Association (CSEA) at their annual Member of the Year awards luncheon on July 31, 2018.  Over 2000 people were in attendance at
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Delay of School Start to August 20

Please see the attached letter regarding information pertaining to the delay of the school start date. Letter to Staff re: revised calendar Revised 2018/19 School Calendar  
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Konocti Unified School District Annual Recognition Ceremony

On May 09, 2018, Konocti celebrated their many outstanding students, volunteers, classified and certificated employees, and retirees. Lower Lake High School’s Chef Rob Reil and his culinary students prepared the many delicious appetizers and the District Office’s Bambi Henderson photographed
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Women in Leadership

Konocti Unified School District would like to congratulate Donna Becnel, Superintendent for being honored with the Outstanding Woman Leader Award 2018 for Region 4 at the ACSA Women’s Leadership Network Spring Event on April 23, 2018.
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KUSD Parent Summit – March 24th, 2018 – RSVP and Get Two Movie Tickets

Mark Your Calendar On Saturday, March 24th, Konocti Unified School District (KUSD) will host a parent/guardian summit from 9am until 1pm at the Lower Lake High School Campus, with lunch being provided free of charge for all that attend.  Discover
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Download the New Parent Mobile Portal App

KONOCTI UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT is pleased to announce the availability of the Aeries Mobile Portal App!  With this app you can check: Gradebook summary (including missing assignments) Attendance (including tardies and absences) Student contact information Put your Aeries Student data
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND OF PROPOSAL FOR IMPLEMENTING SCHOOL FACILITIES FEES AS AUTHORIZED BY EDUCATION CODE SECTION S 17620 AND GOVERNMENT CODES 65995

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that immediately following a public hearing on the matter, a proposed resolution(s) will be considered by the Governing Board of Konocti Unified School District at its regular meeting on January 03, 2018, at 6:15p.m., which if adopted
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New School Menu App!!

Check Out the New School Menu App You can easily view information about what is on our school menu for breakfast and lunch each day. You can see an image and description for food items, as well as nutrition and
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Lake County Wine Alliance donates $6,400 to KUSD

Konocti Unified School District was presented with a donation of $6400 by the Lake County Wine Alliance. Each year the Wine Alliance holds an auction and 1/3 of all profits go to high school programs in Lake County to support the arts
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School Climate Survey for Parents and Guardians

PARENTS: Please take a few minutes and fill out the School Climate Survey for Parents and Guardians (collected annually). This survey is an opportunity for you to help this school and district by sharing your opinions about it. Your answers
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KUSD Students Impacted By Sulphur Fire Receive Gift Cards From Local Donors

Thank you to all the donors that provided gift cards to our families that were impacted by the Sulphur Fire.  
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KUSD Schools Re-Open on Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

All Konocti Unified Schools will be re-opened on Monday, Oct. 16, 2017.  Schools and buses will run on their regular schedules. Konocti Unified School District Office
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KUSD Update for Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017

Konocti Unified School District is continuing to have school closure at all school sites for Wednesday, October 11th.  We plan on re-opening all schools except Pomo Elementary on Thursday, October 12th. Pomo Elementary has been inspected, has received no damage
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All KUSD School Closed , October 9th & October 10th

All Konocti Unified School District Schools are closed Monday, October 9, 2017  and Tuesday, October 10, 2017 due to the wildfires.  Please stay safe.  We will send out updated information as it is available. Konocti Unified District Office
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Find Out More About Becoming a Substitute Teacher

Come to our Substitute Teacher Event to find out how you can become a substitute teacher for Konocti Unified School District.
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Eclipse 2017

Safe Viewing Warning For the Eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017 Unless you are wearing special eclipse glasses, do not look directly at the Sun during the partial phases of the eclipse. It is still unsafe even when the Sun is
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2017/18 Bus Schedules

Please click here to be taken to the 2017/18 Bus Routes page.
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Classified Staff Development Day – 08/08/2017

Classified Staff Development Day Agenda
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Bond Oversight Committee Meeting 07-11-17 Agenda

Please click the link for the 07-11-17 Bond Oversight Committee Meeting Agenda. 07-11-17 Agenda
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“Red Scarf Girl” Author Ji-li Jiang visits KEC and LLES

Author Ji-li Jiang, whose highly acclaimed memoir Red Scarf Girl was read by 7th grade students at the Konocti Education Center and Lower Lake Elementary this year, visited both schools for a special presentation on her life during the Chinese
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Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free

LAKE COUNTY- With summer time, it’s time to think about keeping healthy while school is out. Konocti Unified School District provides free nutritious meals to children during the summer.  This summer, meals will be served at two different locations. There
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The Cafeteria Survey K- 7th

Give Nutrition Services your feedback Take the Cafeteria Survey  
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Bond Oversight Committee Meeting Agenda 04-11-17

BOND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE MEETING AGENDA CAROL McCLUNG CONFERENCE ROOM 9430 LAKE STREET, LOWER LAKE, CA 95457 APRIL 11, 2017 @ 5:00 P.M. 1.  CALL TO ORDER The Superintendent will call the meeting to order. 1.a.  Establish Quorum Roll call to
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Spongbob Day at the CEC for Inclimate Weather Day 4/17

Inclemate Weather Day 4/17 Opportunity for young students! 9:00 am- 4:00 pm On Monday, April 17th, the Konocti Education Center (KEC) Leadership Class and teacher will host a “Spongbob Day” in the CEC open to all KUSD Students (school-age students).
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Local Law Enforcement Officials Recognize Administrators for “Heroic Assistance”

LAKEPORT, Calif. – Local law enforcement officials presented awards to two local school administrators who helped authorities locate a high profile suspect,  (Click here to read entire article)
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Pomo Elementary Students Participate in Maker’s Day

  Maker’s Education is an exciting new method for igniting student creativity and for developing a community of learners.  Students think, tinker,  design and ultimately create something by interacting with a variety of exciting materials. Maker’s activities often focus on
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KEC Presents The Music Man

The Music Man Is Coming To The Cornelison Event Center The Konocti Education Center in association with the Lake County Theatre Company are currently in rehearsals for Meredith Willson’s “The Music Man.”  KEC is in the Konocti Unified School District
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Volunteers Needed

On November 8, 2016, voters approved a $29.6 million school bond. An oversight committee is required to oversee the expenditure of bond revenues. Konocti Unified School District is seeking volunteers to be on the Bond Oversight Committee.  Please click on
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January Harvest of the Month: Leafy greens

Konocti Unified School District is proudly part of the Harvest of the Month and Lake County Farm to School Program. December’s harvest is locally grown Squash from Seely Farm of Upper Lake and other local Lake County farms.  Learn More
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Job Fair – Now Hiring – Jan. 26, 2017

Konocti Unified School District is seeking motivated candidates for a variety of job openings for both Classified and Certificated employees.  If you have ever considered a career in education and are interested in a job where you can have a
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East Lake Primer Grando Cantando “Jingle Bells” en Español!!

The Christmas Program at East Lake took place last Friday, December 9th. Parents poured into the event areas to watch their children perform Christmas songs. One highlight of the evening was the first grade students singing “Jingle Bells” in Spanish.
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Welcome To Konocti Jacque Jillson

The Konocti Unified School District is please to introduce our new payroll Supervisor, Jacque Jillson. Jacque will be training for the next couple of months with Cathy Wilder.  A Message from Jacque: Hello All, My name is Jacque Jillson and
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December’s Harvest of the Month is Locally Grown Squash

Konocti Unified School District is proudly part of the Havrvest of the Month and Lake County Farm to School Program. December’s harvest is locally grown Squash from Seely Farm of Upper Lake and Adamson Ranch of Lower Lake Learn More
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Parent Survey: Tell Us How We Are Doing

Please take a few minutes to let us know how we are doing. Your answers are completely private. You can take the survey below or follow this LINK.  Loading…
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WeTip: Feel Safe in Your School and Your Community

“The Only Thing Necessary for the Triumph of Evil is for Good Men to Do Nothing” – Edmund Burke You can make a difference at your school. You can have a school that you like to go to. You can
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November Harvest of the Month: Apples

Konocti Unified School District is proudly part of the Lake County Farm to School Program. November’s Harvest of the Month is Apples.   Did you know 2,500 varieties of apples are grown in the United States? 
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Stay Connected with the Blackboard Connect App

Konocti is pleased to announce that Parent Link data connections have been restored and the Parent Link App is now updating student information regularly with current data including grades and attendance.  The App is a great way for parents to
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Local Job Recruitment Fair – Friday, November 4, 2016 – Konocti Unified School District – Now Hiring!

Konocti is pleased to host a local job recruitment fair on Friday, November 4th for those interested in a possible career in education. Visit us from 8am – 10am or from 5pm – 7 pm on November 4th at the
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Letter to Households for Community Eligibility Provision Schools/Districts

Dear Parent or Guardian: We are pleased to inform you that Konocti Unified School District will be implementing a new option available to schools participating in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs called the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP)
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Halloween Safety Assemblies

Officer Stephanie Green, Konocti Unified School District’s Resource Officer, has scheduled Halloween Safety Assemblies for Grades K-5 at Burns Valley School, East Lake School, Lower Lake Elementary School and Pomo School. With participation from Clearlake Police Department, Lakeshore Fire Department,
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WE CARE Makes Over 80 Quilts for Families Impacted By the Clayton Fire

Over eighty hand made quilts were delivered to Lower Lake Elementary this week for families who lost their homes in the Clayton Fire. These quilts were donated by the ladies of WE CARE, a group of 30 plus quilters that
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October’s Harvest of the Month – PEARS!

Konocti Unified School District is proudly part of the Lake County Farm to School Program. October’s harvest is locally grown PEARS from Seely Farm of Upper Lake and Adamson Ranch of Lower Lake. 
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Serv Pro Makes Clayton Fire Donation to KUSD

Doug Bridges of Serv Pro presents a check to the Board of Trustees of Konocti Unified School District in the amount of $2000.00 towards the Clayton Fire relief fund.  Thank you Serv Pro!
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Farm to School: Harvest of the Month – Melons!

Konocti Unified School District is proudly part of the Lake County Farm to School Program. September’s harvest is locally grown MELONS from Seely Farm of Upper Lake and Adamson Ranch of Lower Lake.       
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STAFF update on the Re-Opening of School

Konocti Staff We have an update for all staff on the opening of schools. All staff are to return to work on Monday, Aug 22nd. Staff assigned to East Lake, Pomo, Burns Valley and KEC will report to their site
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Public Announcement – School Re-Opening Dates Set

The superintendent of the Konocti Unified School District is pleased to provide the following update on the reopening of schools. Schools in the Clearlake and Clearlake Oaks will open on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 for students and staff. Schools scheduled
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Donations Being Accepted For Konocti Unified School District

The District has received a number of request from people and businesses interested in giving donations directly to Konocti Unified.  We are truly appreciative of the quick response and outpouring of support in response to the Clayton Fire. Those who
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Walmart host “Stuff-A-Bus” campaign for KUSD

Lakeshore Lioness and Walmart have partnered together again for the annual Stuff-a-Bus event. This year, in an effort to support our students who lost their homes in the Clayton fire, relief donation as well as school supplies will be collected.
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Raiders, 49ers Team Up to Assist in Clayton Fire Recovery

Oakland, Calif.– The Oakland Raiders and the San Francisco 49ers are teaming up to aid in the Lake County Clayton Fire recovery efforts. Each organization will contribute $10,000 to the Konocti Unified School District, which had schools directly impacted by
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Update Regarding School Openings for Konocti Unified

Donna Becnel, Superintendent of Konocti Unified School District has announced the following update as of Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. The following schools will be open on Monday, Aug. 22: Burns Valley Elementary, East Lake Elementary, Pomo Elementary and the Konocti
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KUSD Resources and Response Guide For Educators

“While natural disasters capture headlines and national attention short-term, the work of recovery and rebuilding is long-term.” – Sylvia Mathews Burwell. The attached PDF document provides information on how to prepare and what to expect upon our return to school
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Foods Etc and C&S donate School Supplies to KUSD

A big Thank You to Foods ETC and C&S who donated 100 backpacks and  all of the schools supplies to fill them to Konocti Unified School district.    
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Change of Venue for 08/17/16 KUSD Board Meeting

Due to the impact of the Clayton Fire on Konocti Schools, the District Office and schools in the Lower Lake area are not accessible. The Board meeting will be moved to Burns Valley Elementary School, 3620 Pine Street, Clearlake, CA,
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All Konocti Unified Schools Cancelled Aug. 15 -19

Konocti Unified School District has cancelled all schools for the week of Aug. 15-19, 2016.  As we have updated information regarding the Clayton Fire, we will provide updates.
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All Konocti Unified Schools Cancelled for Aug. 15, 2016

Due to the Clayton Fire, Konocti Unified School District is officially cancelling school for all school sites on August 15, 2016.  We will continue to monitor the situation closely and provide updates as they become available.  Safety remains the priority
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KUSD Staff Gear Up For First Day of School

Konocti Unified staff gathered at the Cornelison Event Center on Thursday, Aug. 11th to kick off the school year and prepare for the first day of school on Monday, Aug. 15th.  Superintendent, Donna Becnel, welcomed back Certificated and Classified staff
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Farm to School: Harvest of the Month

  Konocti Unified School District is proud to be a part of the Lake County Farm to School Program, This month’s Harvest of the Month is our locally grown tomatoes from Seely Farm of Upper Lake and Adamson Ranch of
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Give Us Your Feedback!!

What a summer!! This year KUSD offered K-7th students extended learning opportunities at the STAR Summer Program. Did your student participate in the summer program this year? Please let us know how we can improve the program for next year.
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Guest Teacher Training – Aug. 12, 2016

Konocti Unified School District understands the critical role that guest (substitute) teachers have in our schools.  This training day is intended to provide resources and supports to our substitute teacher family.  Those pre-approved and credentialed through LCOE are invited to
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05/11/16 Annual Recognitions Ceremony

This year, the Konocti Unified School District utilized a new format and venue for the Annual Recognition Awards Ceremony. Instead of being held at the Lower Lake High School gym, the ceremony took place at the new Cornelison Event Center,
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ACSA Every Student Succeeding Scholarship Winner

Gabby Jauregui will be a first-generation college student at UC-Berkeley in the fall, in part thanks to Lower Lake High’s Upward Bound program. Gabby grew up in a house where boys and girls had very different standards and expectations. Gabby
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STAR Summer School Program

Braiding/Beading Enrichment Class Robotics Enrichment   The STAR summer school program is underway at Pomo Elementary serving students in grades K-7.  Over 500 students are participating in the program which offers both academic support and enrichment activities.  Robotics, photography, cooking,
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State Senator Mike McGuire Speaks to the Social Science Class at LLHS

On Friday, May 20th, Mr. Cadena, Government and Civics teacher at Lower Lake High School, had the honor of hosting California State Senator Mike McGuire. Senator McGuire spoke to the History Club about his experience working in government, some of
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Konocti Unified School District Refinances Bonds, Saves Taxpayers Nearly One Million Dollars

Lower Lake, CA – May 4, 2016:  In April, the Konocti Unified School District refinanced $5.675 million in general obligation bonds which will save District property owners over $970,000 in taxes.  The District took advantage of very low interest rates to
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Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free

     LAKE COUNTY- With summer time, it’s time to think about keeping healthy while school is out. Konocti Unified School District provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, meals will be served at three different locations.
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California Bus Driver Appreciation Day

The California Department of Education has designated the fourth Tuesday of April as Bus Driver Appreciation Day.  Konocti Unified School District gives thanks to the dedicated team of bus drivers that put safety first in getting students to and from
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District Wide Collaboration

April 21st was our last district wide collaboration. Look at our district collaborative spirit! District grade 3 team showing their spirit.
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Pomo Students Received Hands-on Learning Experiences at the Peanuts Naturally School Festival

The Charles M. Schulz Museum’s Peanuts Naturally Festival brought fun, natural-related interactive exhibits to Pomo! These exhibits gave students a chance to explore and learn about the environment. The hands-on exhibits included exploring animal and plant adaptation, learning about recycling paper, using
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An Update in regards to Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment in Konocti

Konocti Unified CIA upate for the school board March 2 2016.on-line school board.1
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Lower Lake High School’s Cheer Squad Wins Jamz Nationals

On Wednesday, March 2nd, at the public board meeting, the Lower Lake High School Co-ed Cheer Squad announced that they earned the 2016 Jamz National Champions! We are so proud to have been represented by these student athletes!!!
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Title III LEP and Migrant Plan 2015-2016

Konocti ESEA LEA Plan for Title III LEP and Migrant 2015
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2015-16 LCAP Timeline – KUSD

LCAP CALENDAR In creating the Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP), Districts are required to get input from local stakeholders including, parents, school employees, students and community members.  We have scheduled over 25 LCAP meetings for the 2015/16 school year to
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Hope Rising Lake County Registration Form

Dear Lake County Community Member, The work of long term recovery has begun in Lake County. To ensure that you receive relevant and accurate information about resources and recovery steps, and to ensure that your unique needs are included in
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Attendance Works – Bringing Attendance Home – Parent Video

Help Your Child Succeed in School: Build the Habit of Good Attendance Early School success goes hand in hand with good attendance! Parent Video – Bringing Attendance Home DID YOU KNOW? • Starting in kindergarten, too many absences can cause
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William Cornelison Event Center Dedication

On October 25, 2015 approximately 350 members from the community gathered for the ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony to officially open the William Cornelison Event Center located at the Konocti Education Center.  The day’s events included a presentation celebrating the
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Resources and Supports for KUSD Employees – Response to Valley Fire

Employees of Konocti Unified School District can find resource and support links below.  Due to the Valley Fire, is is estimated that nearly one-third of all Konocti staff have been displaced and some have lost their homes.  As more resources come
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Valley Fire Status Update for Konocti Unified School District: Sept. 14, 2015 at 2:30pm

Office of the Superintendent Due to the Valley Fire, almost 1/3 of the Konocti Staff have been displaced and several have lost their homes.  Road closures also remain in place that limit access to and around our schools. Due to
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Curriculum and Instruction

Konocti Instructional Focus and Operational Structure 2015 for the month of August      
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KUSD’s 2015-16 Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)

The Board of Trustees approved the Konocti Unified School District 2015-16 Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) on June 17, 2015 which was then approved by the Lake County Superintendent of Schools on Sept. 15, 2015. The links below provide access to
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New Educational Programs at KUSD

Konocti Unified School District Announces Exciting New Educational Programs Tailored to Meet the Interests and Talents of our Students!   February 6, 2015 Dear Parents and Guardians, As you know the Dist...
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Link Crew Program at Lower Lake High

Konocti Unified School District was featured in the December 2014 issue of WestEd's School Climate Connection Newsletter with a program spotlight on the Link Crew program at Lower Lake High School.  Click the link below to read more about the Link Crew program from a student's perspe...
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Konocti Raising Money for Salad Bars

Breaking News!!! Konocti Unified School District has been awarded a partial grant for Salad Bars to be installed in 6 schools (Konocti Health Magnet School, Lower Lake High School, Burns Valley Elementary, Pomo School, Lower Lake Elementary and ...
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Coach of the Year: Ed Fuchs

It's a good thing Ed Fuchs didn't stay in the Marine Corps where he was an aviation ordinance specialist. His job included handling 500-pound bombs, 2.75- and 5-inch rockets, and servicing the M61 Vulcan Gatling gun on the F-18 Hornet. If Fuchs had remained in the Marine Corps, he ...
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Teacher of the Year: Kathy Perkins

Kathy Perkins, a first grade teacher at Burns Valley School in Konocti Unified School District, has been selected as the 2014-15 Lake County Teacher of the Year, announced Tim Gill, Senior Director of Educational Services at Lake County Office of ...
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Konocti Wellness Center is OPEN!

Konocti Wellness Center is a collaborative effort between St. Helena Hospital Clear Lake and Konocti Unified School District designed to provide students of the district a direct link between lifestyle changes and better health.  Here, we’ll offer several programs that
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News

Special Board Meeting announced for Friday, Nov. 20th

The KUSD Board Meeting will be streamed live on Facebook on Friday, November 20th . Closed session starts at 1:00pm followed by regular session at ...

Community Comments for the Nov. 18th, 2020 Board Meeting

CLICK below to submit a community comment during the KUSD Board Meeting.

Food Service Meal Pick up Schedule for Oct. 29th (Thursday) due to PSPS

Announcing a food service update for this week. Due to the PSPS, food service pick up will be scheduled one day later, Thursday, Oct. 29th ...

KUSD Schools Remain Closed on Oct. 27th Due to PSPS

Good afternoon KUSD Families and staff.  This is Becky Salato, KUSD Superintendent.  The current PSPS event continues to have an impact on the internet connectivity ...

All Schools Closed in KUSD on Oct. 26th Due to Power Shut Off by PG&E

Good afternoon Konocti Families, According to the most recent PG & E update, a large portion of the Konocti district is scheduled to be without ...

Regular Board Meeting – Oct. 21, 2020

The KUSD Board Meeting will be streamed live on Facebook on Wednesday, Oct. 21st. Closed session starts at 5:30pm followed by regular session at 6:15pm ...

KUSD Update

Please click the link to see the update presented at the 10/07/20 Board Meeting. KUSD Update ...

Distance Learning Online Resources For Students and Families

Konocti Unified School District believes in delivering quality first instruction to all students.  We have put together a collection of awesome online resources (K-12), to support students with ...

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