AUSD News

  • Important Updates Regarding 2020-2021 High School Grades

    On July 1, 2021, Governor Newsom signed Assembly Bill 104 (AB104) into law and AUSD would like to provide you with important information on how this legislation may relate to your student. Per AB104, parents/guardians of students who were enrolled in high school during the 2020-21 school year may request to have a letter grade earned for a course changed to a Pass or No Pass on the student's transcript. For further information click on READ MORE.

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  • AUSD Students and Staff - We are offering FREE COVID-19 Rapid Testing

    This process only takes a few minutes! This will help to ensure that school reopening is done safely. For further information, click on READ MORE.

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  • Los estudiantes y el personal de AUSD

    Todos los estudiantes y el personal de AUSD pueden recibir pruebas rapidas gratuitas de COVID-19. Haga clic en READ MORE.

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  • Board of Education Meeting Livestream

    View our live stream of the Board of Education Meeting.

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  • Independent Study Learning Opportunities (AB 130)

    On July 9, 2021, Governor Newsom signed into law AB 130 which made some changes to Independent Study. For the 2021-2022 school year, AUSD is required to inform parents of their option to enroll their student in in-person instruction or Independent Study.

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  • 7/22/2021 Letter - Back to School and Independent Study Options

    Click "Read More" for a letter from Superintendent Anello regarding in-person learning and virtual independent study options.

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  • Thomas Gaines Virtual Academy Registration

    AUSD is pleased to announce the grand opening of the Thomas Gaines Virtual Academy. The Thomas Gaines Virtual Academy is an alternative school of choice open to all K-8 students in AUSD who thrive in a virtual learning environment, are independent and self-motivated, would like to accelerate their learning, and/or need a flexible learning option. The Thomas Gaines Virtual Academy promotes student voice and choice, student goal setting and monitoring, critical thinking, community, and collaboration.

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  • 5/28/2021 Letter - Update Regarding Reopening Schools

    Click "Read More" for a letter from Superintendent Anello regarding reopening for in-person learning in the fall.

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  • Instructional Materials Adoption Information

    Antioch Unified School District, in partnership with our teachers and instructional leaders, has reviewed instructional materials in the following content areas. After a rigorous review process, specific programs have been selected and will be presented to the Board of Education during their virtual meeting being held on May 12, 2021. Anyone who would like to review the recommended materials may contact Amy Bettencourt @ amybettencourt@antiochschools.net and digital access to the materials will be provided.

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  • 4th Quarter Learning Information

    Click "Read More" for information regarding reopening 4th Quarter Learning.

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  • We are Proud to Announce the 2021 - Teacher of the Year!

    This year has been anything but normal. Everyone, including our teachers had to rewrite education without any notice or a guidebook. It's no surprise that this year, AUSD had the greatest number of Teacher of the Year nominees than it has seen in years. To view our 2021 Teacher of the Year and Runner-Up, click on READ MORE.

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  • 3/5/2021 Letter - Update Regarding Reopening for In-Person Learning

    Click "Read More" for a letter from Superintendent Anello regarding reopening for in-person learning.

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  • Linked Learning Academies 2021 – 2022 Lottery Update

    Since the Antioch Unified School District will be able to accommodate the first choice of our current eight graders for the upcoming school year, we are pleased to announce that the Linked Learning Academy Lottery will not be held at this time.

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  • School Accountability Report Card (SARC)

    By February 1 of each year, every school in California is required by state law to publish a School Accountability Report Card (SARC). The SARC contains information about the condition and performance of each California public school. The SARCs were approved at the 1/27/2021 Board of Education meeting and have been updated on district and school websites in both English and Spanish. A paper copy will be provided upon request.

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  • 12/18/2020 Letter - Distance Learning Extended

    The Board of Education approved extending distance learning through April 16, 2021. Click "Read More" for additional information.

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  • 12/10/2020 Letter Regarding the Status of Reopening Schools

    Click "Read More" for a letter from Superintendent Anello regarding the status of reopening schools.

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  • Application for Free/Reduced-Price Meals and School Funding

    You may be eligible for discounts on your utilities, reduced or free internet service, and reduced student fees for SAT and ACT tests and college applications. Submit an Application for Free/Reduced-Price Meals and School Funding for your student(s) today. Click Read more for more information.

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  • Petition to Establish a Student Board Member Position on the AUSD Board of Education

    The current Antioch Unified School District Board does not have a Student Board Member. If you are a high school student and you would like to sign a petition to establish a Student Board Member position, click "Read More" for a link to the petition.

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  • 10/10/20 Letter - Distance Learning Extended Through 1/29/2021

    Click "Read More" to read a letter from Superintendent Anello regarding continued distance learning through January 29, 2021.

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  • School Meals - Update

    Thanks to a Summer Feeding waiver extension from the US Department of Agriculture, all children 18 years and under may pick up FREE breakfast, lunch, snacks and supper from one of our 12 feeding sites starting tomorrow! Children do not have to be enrolled in AUSD to participate. Parents and guardians may pick up for their children. A call went out to all parents informing them of this exciting news! (Click "Read More" for more information.)

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