• PRESS RELEASES

    On Friday, August 28, 2020, Twinhill Elementary School students will have an opportunity to take part in a backpack distribution event sponsored by ADRA (Adventist Development and Relief Agency) in partnership with La Sierra University's Enactus Team. (Release August 24)

    On Thursday, August 20, 2020, at a Regular Meeting of the Board of Education, AUSD Trustees appointed Erika Bowden as the new Assistant Principal at Promenade Elementary School (50%) and Stokoe Elementary Elementary (50%), effective immediately. (Release August 21)

    On Monday, August 10, 2020, Alvord Unified School District begins the 2020-21 school year with fully remote instruction (Release August 9)

    On Thursday, July 22, 2020, Alvord Unified School District Improves Indoor Air Quality to Prepare for Safe Reopening.(Release July 22)

    On Thursday, July 16, 2020, The Alvord Unified School District announced the dealy of the physical return of students and staff to school sites due to the current conditions involving the coronavirus (COVID-19). (Release July 17).

    On Thursday, July 9, 2020, The Alvord Unified School District Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the Reopening School Plan for the 2020-21 school year. (Release July 10).

    On Thursday, July 9, the Board of Education will conduct a Study Session (Special Board Meeting) to discuss school reopening plans. (Release July 8).

    On Thursday, June 25 at a Regular Meeting of the Board of Education, AUSD Trustees appointed Heather Goodwin as the new principal at Promenade Elementary School, effective July 1, 2020 (Release June 26)

    On Thursday, June 11 at a Regular Meeting of the Board of Education, AUSD Trustees appointed Brad Lyall as the new assistant principal at La Sierra, effective July 1, 2020 (Release June 11)

    On Thursday, May 28, the AUSD Board of Education appointed the following people: Erik Ramirez, Assistant Principal, Villegas Middle School; Chad Freeman, Assistant Principal, Hillcrest High School; Marisela Recendez, Principal, Foothill Elementary School; and Francisco Gonzalez, Principal, Terrance Elementary School. All positions effective July 1, 2020 (Release May 28)

    In a message to Seniors sent May 10, 2020, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Allan Mucerino announced a curbside “Drive Up, No Contact Graduation” event for any senior who chooses to participate. In addition to a Virtual Graduation for seniors who choose to participate (Release May 12)

    On Monday, May 11, the AUSD Board of Education appointed the following people: Jenny Burcham as an Assistant Principal, Villegas Middle School; Alejandro Cisneros as the Coordinator of Parent Engagement; Ian Fish as the Assistant Director of Student Services; and Tanya Gillick as the Coordinator of Mental Health. All positions effective July 1, 2020 (Release May 12)

    On Monday, April 27, The AUSD Board of Education Appointed Ms. Georgina Ramirez as Director II, Equity and Access, Mr. Israel Avila as a High School Assistant Principal, and Dr. Tania Cabeza as the Principal of La Sierra High School, Effective July 1, 2020 (Release April 28)

    On Monday, April 13, AUSD Transitions from a Soft Launch to Full Implementation of an Unprecedented Distance Learning Program Brought on by the Coronavirus Pandemic (Release April 13)

    California State Board of Education Member Matt Navo Joins Dr. Mucerino on his Weekly Podcast to Update the Alvord and Riverside Community (Release April 9)

    Special Meeting of the Board of Education, Thursday, April 9, 2020 (Release April 6)

    AUSD Response to Governor Gavin Newsom Message on School Closure & the Riverside County Office of Public Health Order to Close Schools Through June 19, 2020 (Release April 2)

    AUSD Response to Governor Gavin Newsom Message on School Closure (Release March 13)

    AUSD Holds a Special Board Meeting March 12, 2020 to Discuss District Response to Coronavirus (Release March 10)

    AUSD Joins forces with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization, the California Department of Public Health, and the County of Riverside Department of Public Health to to Protect the Health and Support the Wellbeing of Students and Staff (Release February 11)