Superintendent Updates

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Hoax Threats, Winter Break Safety Tips & Clinic Schedule

Dear Santa Cruz County families, We are aware of messages trending nationwide on social media that encourage students to call in false threats to schools ...
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Update on guidance for indoor sports and extracurricular activities

Dear Parents, Educators and Athletics Directors, Please be advised of recent updates from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) regarding masking requirements for indoor ...
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Cautious optimism & Our COVID-19 Response

READ LETTER / LEE EN ESPAÑOL Dear Families of Santa Cruz County, Our cautious optimism continues to build. COVID-19 case rates in schools are trending ...
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COVID-19 mitigation strategies, dashboards, preparing for additional vaccinations

READ LETTER / LEE EN ESPAÑOL Dear Families of Santa Cruz County, COVID-19 transmission numbers are continuing to trend downward in our community. However, as ...
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Sports and Extracurricular Activity Requirements

READ LETTER / LEE EN ESPAÑOL Dear Families of Santa Cruz County, The schools of Santa Cruz County will be implementing the guidelines recently published ...
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COVID-19 response updates, testing FAQ

READ FULL LETTER AND FAQ Dear Families of Santa Cruz County, Thank you for your resilience and unwavering dedication to the success of our students ...
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Tragedy at Aptos High School

Today we are heartbroken. We grieve with the Aptos High School community following yesterday’s tragic loss of a 17-year-old student. Our hearts are with the ...
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Superintendent’s Update – August 2021

A new school year is upon us, and it is with excitement that we welcome students back to classrooms across the schools of Santa Cruz ...
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Staff vaccination verification, expanded testing system

Santa Cruz County’s superintendents jointly released a letter to families today summarizing expanded surveillance testing efforts and a new statewide vaccination verification policy for all ...

Superintendent’s Update – June 2021

Educators throughout the county continue to celebrate graduating students who overcame so many obstacles this year. Although graduations may look different from prior years, we ...
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Superintendent’s Update May 2021

A Message From all Superintendents andCharter Leaders of Santa Cruz County The schools of Santa Cruz County are proud to partner with Dominican Hospital, Rite ...
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Superintendent’s Update April 2020

Responding to COVID-19 Challenges On April 1, 2020 Santa Cruz County Superintendents announced that all school campuses will remain physically closed through the end of ...