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Saturday, June 23, 2018

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Classified staff agrees to 2 percent hike

Despite stalled talks with the teachers’ union, Gilroy school district leaders reached an agreement with its classified (non-instructional) staff for the 2017-18 school year...

Talks stall between teachers, district

Contract negotiations officially hit an impasse with the Gilroy Teachers Association last week, and Gilroy Unified School District officials immediately went on the offensive,...

Navigator’s Gilroy charter gets contract

It’s one down and one to go for Navigator Schools’ contract renewal, as the charter network’s Gilroy Prep was approved for a new five-year...

District battles teacher attrition

It promises to be a busy recruiting season for Gilroy Unified School District, which will have to replace at least 40 teachers who recently...

Gilroy Prep seeks renewal of its contract

Two Navigator charter schools, Gilroy and Hollister Prep, are up for renewals of their charter school petitions by their host districts. All early indications...

Students leave classes to honor gun victims

As a steady rain came down on the Live Oak High School campus on March 14, hundreds of students gathered in the commons area...

Schools prepare for the worst

Four years ago, students, staff and faculty within the Gilroy Unified School District collaborated with more than 15 law enforcement agencies to help produce...

Pioneers against domestic violence

Forty years ago, Lupe Arellano and Laura Gonzalez-Escoto founded “La Isla Pacifica” (translated to “The Peaceful Island”), a confidential shelter in south Santa Clara...

New math building nears completion at GHS

In a concerted effort to capture equity among its two high school facilities as well as expand capacity for a growing population, Gilroy district...

Gavilan athletic fields get major upgrades

Nearly $7 million in upgrades to the outdoor athletic facilities at Gavilan College are in full swing. The end result will put the local...

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Authorities warn of heat advisory

Public agencies throughout the South Valley are warning residents of scorching outdoor temperatures approaching throughout the day Saturday. The National Weather Service has issued a...

Farm yields treasures

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Gilroy hosts Dream Wedding Expo

Brides-to-be braved the heat on Sunday, April 22 to attend Ever After Gilroy Dream Wedding Expo at Gilroy Gardens Theme Park, which hosted the...