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Marin Independent Journal

With the support of the Marin Independent Journal, students in grades 8-12, who are Marin County residents, will be acknowledged for their various accomplishments and special qualities as Student of the Week.

Golden Ribbon Schools Award Program

The Gold Ribbon Schools Award Program was developed by the California Department of Education as a way to continue to honor schools during the accountability transition. Intent to Apply for the 2016 Gold Ribbon Schools Award Program must be submitted by October 16, 2015.

California High School Proficiency Examination (CHSPE)

Administration dates for the California High School Proficiency Examination (CHSPE) for the 2015-16 school year are October 17, 2015 and March 19, 2016.  The Sacramento County Office of Education administers the CHSPE under a contract with the Department of Education. 

CISC Symposium

The Curriculum & Instruction Steering Committee of the California County Superintendents Educational Services Association is hosting the 25th annual CISC Symposium on February 24-26, 2016 in Monterey. This year’s theme is “Leading to Ignite Innovation.”

Golden Bell Awards Ceremony

The annual Golden Bell Awards Ceremony will be held May 26, 2016 at 4:30p.m. at Dominican University's Angelico Hall.  In addition to Certificated Teachers and Annual Awards, community partners, local businesses and volunteers will be honored.

Countywide Wellness Project

The Countywide Wellness Project in Marin County has proven programs in place that have reduced the sugar in our school menus, taught children about the benefits of cooking, and engaged students in physical activity.  The goal of the Countywide Wellness Project is to provide these opportunities to every child in the county.