LEARN ABOUT THE 2022 PAUSD SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES
Four candidates running for the two open seats on the PAUSD School Board. At these informative on-line events you hear from all the candidates.
Thursday, October 6, 6:30pm – 8pm
Focus is on Secondary Education (6th-12th grades)
Moderated by students from the Gunn and Paly Speech and Debate Clubs.
*Spanish and Mandarin translation available in separate zoom rooms
Other forums to learn about the candidates include:
Equity and Special Education Forum – Oct 8 10am – Noon
Elementary Education Forum – Oct 13 7pm – 8:30pm
These events are organized by the Palo Alto PTA Council and PAUSD school PTAs.
Dear Gunn Community,
Hope you had a wonderful summer vacation. The 2022-2023 Back-To-School Packet is now available online at http://www.tinyurl.com/gunnPTSAbacktoschool.
Please continue to check Gunn PTSA website and Gunn High School Website/Calendar for news.
You may also read through Gunn101 for more information.
News & Info
Gunn Staff and Student Grants Opportunity
Gunn Staff Grant Opportunity
PTSA has many exciting programs planned for this year, including the tradition of staff grants for innovative teaching. Grants are for classroom or school-wide programs that teach or support students in creative and engaging ways. Staff Grant applications are due October 14th.
Detailed information is available here.
Gunn Student Grant Opportunity
PTSA announces the Student Grants! Here is a summary of student-led grants funded Spring and Fall 2021. You are encouraged to apply. Student-led grant applications are due January 7th, 2023. See more detailed information and the application here.
Click here to see the newly elected 2022-2023 Executive Board and Standing Committee Chairs.
The election took place on April 14 at the General Assoc. Meeting via Zoom.
Join Gunn HS PTSA
A hallmark of Gunn High School is the strength of its community and the vibrant connection between staff, students and parents. The high level of membership participation in Gunn PTSA demonstrates one important measure of this strength. Your membership supports the programs and projects of the Gunn PTSA, strengthens the PTSA voice of advocacy at the policy level, and makes you a part of a national effort to improve the education, health and welfare of our children, youth and families. PTSA membership costs $8 per member. If you haven’t done so, please join the PTSA to benefit the Gunn community and children across the nation.
Getting to Gunn HS
Please refer to the school website for more information on walking or biking maps, bus schedules and driving (parking or dropping off). There is construction on the Gunn High School parking lot. Please refer to the Principal’s letter or school website for the most up-to-date information related to the construction and how it may affect driving into and out of the main parking lot. Parking Permits for Seniors only: click for info here.
Konstella is the new Parent Communications Platform. PAUSD will only give us your information if you answered “YES”, and you will be included in Konstella, and start receiving messages from PTSA. Subsequently you can also register on Konstella with the email id that you provided on Infinite Campus. If you said NO or do not remember your choice in Infinite Campus, please email email@example.com with the email ID with which you would like to join, your and your child’s full name and grade.