Glendale Unified News & Events
Updates from the Week of October 11
COVID-19 Health and Safety Update
- The Glendale Unified COVID-19 Dashboard was updated October 4 to reflect the District's phase II quarantine model based on new guidance from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. Learn more and view the updated Dashboard.
Digital Citizenship Week | October 18-22
- Glendale Unified will launch Common Sense Media lessons promoting positive and responsible online behavior on October 18 in honor of Digital Citizenship week.
Red Ribbon Week | October 25-29
Every year, Glendale Unified partners with Glendale Council PTA to promote Red Ribbon Week activities.
Our elementary, middle and high schools plan a week-long list of activities to promote healthy choices and staying drug, tobacco, and vape-free.
Congratulations to our National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists!
Nine Glendale Unified seniors have been selected as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship competition! The students will compete for a share of 7,500 scholarships worth nearly $30 million. Read a Glendale News-Press feature on our amazing students.
GUSD National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
Clark Magnet High School
Abdullah Ahmed and Matthew Keshishian
Crescenta Valley High School
Miriam Awan, Ellena Kim, Nathan Kim, David Yoon Kim, and Sean-Jae Yoon
Glendale High School
Hoover High School
Congressman Adam Schiff, Supervisor Kathryn Barger, Senator Anthony Portantino, Assembly Member Laura Friedman, Mayor Paula Devine and our Glendale City Council Members, and Harry Leon and our Crescenta Valley Town Council Members all presented certificates in recognition of our outstanding school leaders.
National School Lunch Week
Glendale Unified School District's Nutrition Services Department is celebrating National School Lunch Week by serving up unique fruits and vegetables this week!
We are so grateful for our Nutrition Services team who work tirelessly to provide meals for our students and families throughout the year. We appreciate you!
Watch the Final Adelante Latinos Hispanic Heritage Month Speaker Series Webinar TONIGHT!
Join Glendale Unified Adelante Latinos and Glendale Library Arts and Culture for the final webinar of their month-long speaker series. Hear experiences and stories from renowned Latinx professionals who serve their communities in wonderful and different ways. Learn more about the speaker series and other exciting Hispanic Heritage Month events at www.gusd.net/AdelanteLatinos
Watch the Recent Webinar Featuring Roberto Negrete, Los Angeles Field Director for Senator Alex Padilla
The Glendale Unified College and Career Division supports students and families by offering one-of-a-kind events and resources.
Free COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on October 20!
2020 Census and Glendale Unified Trustee Areas
Monday, October 25
Zoom webinar: www.gusd.net/October25
Glendale Unified Student Voice Panel October 26
Join the Board of Education and Glendale Unified student leaders for our next Student Voice Panel on Tuesday, October 26. This Special Board Meeting will feature a student-led panel discussion with students from Clark Magnet, Crescenta Valley, Daily, Glendale, and Hoover High Schools.
Tuesday, October 26
Zoom webinar: www.gusd.net/StudentVoice
Topics of Discussion
Health and Wellness
School Spirit and Sense of Belonging
Join Glendale Unified and Glendale Council PTA for a Virtual Conversation About the Dangers of Vaping
Application for Glendale Unified Dual Immersion and Magnet Programs Opens November 1!
We continue to strongly encourage and promote weekly COVID-19 screening testing for all students and employees. If you would like your child to participate in weekly COVID-19 screening testing, please complete our opt-in form at www.gusd.net/COVIDTesting.