Orange Unified School District

Charter Schools: “Why I’m Driving My Kids From Pasadena to Orange to Go to School”

[Editor: this was originally published by the California Policy Center on  October7. The Orange County Classical Academy was approved last year by the Orange Unified School District, which included Anaheim Hills.] Why I’m Driving my Kids from Pasadena to Orange to go to School By Michael Davis This school year, my family will be joining the throng of Southern Californians ...

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UPDATED: Crazy – Steve Rocco Steals A March On Deb Pauly To File Ballot Argument Against OUSD School Bond

[Cross-posted from OC Daily] File this under “You Can’t Make This Stuff Up.” Since losing her bid for the 68th Assembly District, former Villa Park Councilwoman Deborah Pauly has been fashioning herself as a sort of Taxpayer Advocate At Large. Pauly had been a leading opponent of the last Orange Unified School District facilities bond, Measure K, which failed by ...

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Yamasaki Posts Landslide Win In OUSD Area 1 Special Election

Parent activist Andrea Yamasaki has won a landslide victory over Greg Salas in the all-mail special election to fill the Area 1 vacancy on the Orange Unified School District Board of Education: Yamasaki had originally applied for appointment to the vacancy, which was created last summer by the resignation of Trustee Diane Singer. A majority of the OUSD Board instead ...

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Yamasaki Finishing Strong In OUSD Area 1 Special Election

Voting in the all-mail special election for Orange Unified School District Board of Education Area 1 ends tomorrow at midnight, which is the time by which ballots must be post-marked. There are two candidates: Andrea Yamasaki and Greg Salas. Both live in Area 1 (basically, Anaheim Hills) as required by law, but are voted on district-wide. Click here for back ...

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Murray, Nichols: “Andrea Yamasaki Is The Leader OUSD Needs”

Andrea Yamasaki is the Leader OUSD Needs By Kris Murray and Kimberlee Nichols Voters in Orange, Villa Park, Anaheim Hills and portions of Santa Ana have until midnight on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 to participate in a special “vote-by-mail” election to fill the Area 1 vacancy on the Orange Unified School District (OUSD) Board of Trustees. In this election, OUSD ...

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OUSD Special Election: Yamasaki In The Mail; Salas MIA

The March 1 special election to fill the Area 1 vacancy on the Orange Unified School District Board of Education is three weeks away. It is an all-mail-ballot election, and vote-by-mail (VBM) ballots arrived last week. There are two candidates on the ballot: Andrea Yamasaki and Gregory Salas. For the tumultuous back-story leading up to this election, read our past ...

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UPDATED: More Tumult In OUSD Area 1 Special Election

It’s been one thing after another since Diane Singer resigned in August 2015 as the Area 1 trustee on the Orange Unified School District Board of Education. Click here for a chronicle of the tumult. The latest wrinkles: one of the two candidates in the March 1 special election, Gregory Salas, was sued on December 14 by OUSD Board member ...

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Salas Appointment to OUSD Board Terminated; Special Election for Area 1 Trustee Seat Set for March 1

Last week, a group of Anaheim Hills and Orange activists turned in 3,670 signatures to terminate the appointment of Gregory Salas to the vacant Trustee Area 1 seat on the Orange Unified School District Board of Education, and force a special election instead. Today, it was confirmed the petition had the requisite 1,567 valid signatures. Salas is off the OUSD ...

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OUSD Activists Collect 3,670 Signatures To Force Special Election in Trustee Area 1

Activists from Anaheim Hills and Orange have collected and submitted 3,670 voter signatures in order to terminate the provisional appointment of Gregory Salas to the Area 1 seat on the Orange Unified School District Board of Education, and force a special election instead. Andrea Yamasaki, the vacancy applicant favored by the petitioners, will run in the special election to fill ...

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