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Congratulations to Maranda Hanson
Scandia & TUSD Teacher of the Year
The nominations for 2014-15 TUSD Teacher of the Year have been
received and the votes have been tallied. The 2014-15 Teacher of the Year is Maranda
Hanson. Maranda teaches 6th grade at Scandia. Ms. Hanson will be
representing our district at the County level as our nominee for Solano County Teacher of
Scandia won the 2012 California Distinguished School award!
We were one of four schools in the County!
We submitted an application on November 30 to try to win this very
Scandia has been a CA Distinguished School three times already in 1987, 1997 and 2008!
Our site validation visit went extremely well on March 22 and we found out March
that we won the award again! We had a fabulous Celebration on May 16 with
staff, parents, volunteers, district office staff, local and state
representatives. Way to go Scandia community!
UPDATED AS OF: February 3, 2014
Schedule for February, 2014
2/3-2/13 Valentine Grams sold by the
2/10 PTA General Meeting, Library at 3:30
2/14 Lifetouch Spring Pictures taken today
Furlough Week. No School.
2/24-3/6 Cherrydale PTA Spring fundraiser
2/28 Minimum Day 1-6th only. Dismissal at 12:01 pm.
remains the same!
Schedule for March, 2014
3/7 Pizza with the Principal at 11:00 for
KAM, KPM and 1-6th
BEST Assemblies today
3/11, 13 & 14 Parent Teacher
Minimum Day 1-6th only. Dismissal at 12:01 pm.
Kinder schedule remains the same!
3/28 Pizza with the Principal at 11:00 for KAM, KPM and 1-6th
BEST Assemblies today
Welcome to Scandia
Elementary School! Scandia serves approximately 570 students in
Kindergarten -Sixth grade. We are proud of our 2012-13 Annual Yearly
Progress score of 873! Scandia
has been recognized as a California Distinguished School FOUR times and
continues to be an outstanding example of quality teaching and learning. With our
student demographics reflecting nearly 100% active duty military students, we
have a variety of programs in place to support the unique needs of our military
families. We work closely with the leadership of Travis Air Force Base and
the Airman and Family Readiness
Center to meet the needs of our students and families.
Blakey, Scandia's Principal!
is the Principal at Scandia
Elementary School. Amy came to Travis Unified from Dixon, where she was the Principal of Anderson Elementary School. She has served as
Curriculum Coordinator, as well as Assistant Principal of
School. Prior to her tenure at Dixon Unified, Amy worked for the Oregon Department of
Education. She has also been a 4th grade teacher, junior high
language arts teacher and has served as a teacher on special assignment.