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  • LVJUSD Launches YouthBuild Program, a Second Chance for Students

    LVJUSD YouthBuild hosted an open house for its new facility located at the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) Maintenance, Operations, and Facilities campus on Ladd Avenue in Livermore. District staff, LVJUSD Board trustees, and community partners were able to tour the construction classroom, computer lab, and offices; meet with some of the 19 students from YouthBuild’s inaugural class; and share in the excitement for the launch of this new program. Click above to read the full article.

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  • Livermore High Students Build Air Purifiers With the Help of Community Partners

    In collaboration with Quest Science Center, the Engineering Design and Development class of the Green Engineering Academy (GEA) at Livermore High School participated in a design challenge to build, evaluate, test, document, and present results for a low-cost air purifier that addresses requirements for healthy indoor air filtration. Click above to read the full article.

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  • Unity Day is October 20, 2021

    Celerate kindness, acceptance and inclusion in our LVJUSD community and all throughout Livermore by wearing and sharing ORANGE on Wednesday, October 20th! Click above for more information.

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  • Livermore Students Celebrate International Walk and Roll to School Day

    Clear skies and sunshine provided the ideal morning for the students and families of the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) as they walked, biked, scootered, and skated their way to school in celebration of International Walk and Roll to School Day on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Every October, this day serves as an opportunity for students, families, and the community to come together in the name of reducing traffic, improving air quality, and most importantly, having fun through exercise.

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  • LVJUSD YouthBuild Offers Second Chance for Student Success

    The Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) has joined together with more than 25 community partners, along with the Department of Labor, to launch a new YouthBuild program in the Tri-Valley area. YouthBuild is a “second chance for success” opportunity for youth, ages 16-24, who did not complete high school and have also faced some kind of setback, socio-economic challenge or disadvantage. Click above for more information on YouthBuild.

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  • Livermore High Alumna and Former Teacher Leaves a Legacy to Students

    Class of 1950 graduate and former Spanish teacher of Livermore High School, Isabelle Mary Henriques, bequeathed $100,000 from her personal Trust to create the Isabelle Henriques Valedictorian Award for students of Livermore High School. Awards are designated for the Valedictorian(s) of Livermore High School who are also lifelong members of the California Scholarship Federation. $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to each recipient.

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  • Livermore Management Association Honors Community Partners, Students, and Staff

    On June 18, 2021, the LMA Annual Award Celebration was held virtually to honor those whose achievements and commitment to excellence helped make the 2020-21 school year a success.

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  • Livermore Students Take a Math Trip to Downtown Livermore

    Welcome to Math Passport, Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District’s (LVJUSD) summer math game. Designed for grades TK-5, Math Passport will take our students (and their families) into the Livermore community to solve math problems.

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  • Livermore Named 2021 All-America City

    The City of Livermore was named a 2021 All-America City at the National Civic League’s All-America City Awards Ceremony on June 9, 2021. The theme of this year’s competition was "Building Equitable and Resilient Communities." The delegation was comprised of students, community members, and staff from the City of Livermore, the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD), Las Positas College, and the Livermore Area Recreation and Park District (LARPD). The All-America City judges were impressed by the passionate commitment of Livermore youth.

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  • Superintendent's June Newsletter

    Celebrating the successful completion of the 2020-21 school year and the academic milestones of our students! Read about our students' accomplishments. See how Math Passport and the Library's "Color Your World" Summer Reading Game can keep young learners engaged this summer!

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  • Taste of California Challenge Grant Awarded to LVJUSD Child Nutrition Team

    The LVJUSD Child Nutrition Services Team has been awarded $8,500 as a recipient of the Team Nutrition Taste of California Standardized Recipe Challenge (Taste of CA Challenge) Grant by the California Department of Education. With this grant, the Child Nutrition team will be able to develop entree or side dish recipes using locally grown products that will meet the diversity of students’ taste expectations.

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  • 25th Annual LVJUSD MathCounts Competition Held Via Facebook LIVE for 2021

    43 exceptional math minds from grades 6 through 8 representing all 5 LVJUSD middle schools participated in our 25th annual MathCounts competition.

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  • New Granada Wrestling Facility Named After Hall of Famer Clark Conover

    At the Tuesday, May 18, 2021 Meeting of the Board of Education, LVJUSD Trustees voted unanimously to continue that tradition by formally naming new construction the Clark Conover Wrestling Facility.

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  • Bicyclists and Drivers Urged to Safely Share the Road for National Bicycle Safety Month

    May is National Bicycle Safety Month, and the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) along with the Livermore Police Department (LPD) are encouraging drivers to slow down when passing bicyclists, and ask bicyclists to be visible, predictable, and safe on the road.

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  • Livermore Named Finalist for 2021 All-America City Award

    LVJUSD, The City of Livermore, Las Positas College, and LARPD are proud to issue a joint press release announcing Livermore as a 2021 All-America City Finalist. Livermore is one of 20 U.S. cities competing for the honor of being named an All-America City. This year's competition will be a virtual presentation taking place on June 8, 2021.

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  • William Mendenhall Middle School Named 2021 California Distinguished School

    William Mendenhall Middle School is one of only nine Alameda County middle schools to receive the honor of California Distinguished School for 2021. Congratulations Mustangs!

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  • Community Invited to LVJUSD’s First Online Science Odyssey

    With more than 140 projects uploaded to Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District’s (LVJUSD) online Science Odyssey, students proved this hypothesis: the challenges of the pandemic would not stand in the way of students’ showcasing their love of science!

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  • Del Valle Continuation High School Named CA Model Continuation High School

    Del Valle's 2020-21 recognition as a model continuation high school is its third honor. Del Valle was also recognized in 2014 and 2017. Congratulations to the staff and students of Del Valle on the hard work and dedication that has led to these honors!

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  • Vaccination Clinic Helps Protect Livermore Community

    A collaboration between the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD), the Livermore Area Recreation and Park District (LARPD), and the City of Livermore, in partnership with Walgreens, brought the COVID-19 vaccine to 475 individuals in a one-day clinic held at the Robert Livermore Community Center on March 11, 2021.

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  • LVJUSD Keeps Tradition Alive with Virtual Spelling Bees

    Read why Brett Christopher, Master of Ceremonies, said, "The virtual spelling bees were so much fun! We had a great collection of students who all did an amazing job. Every year I'm amazed by the words that these students are able to spell and this year definitely did not disappoint! Congratulations to all of the students that participated in such exceptional competitions."

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