Cheered on by families, teachers and staff, Fontana High School seniors culminated months of hard work and took their next step toward higher education during College Application Day on Nov. 6.
Fontana Unified will expand its efforts to provide a highly engaging, globally focused education to students in kindergarten through 12th grade by seeking to establish a K-12 International Baccalaureate (IB) Continuum.
Thousands of Inland Empire students and their parents spoke with college recruiters, filled out college applications and explored career options during the inaugural Inland Empire Regional College Fair, held Sept. 25 at the Ontario Convention Center.
Seventeen Fontana Unified schools have been recognized by the California Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) Coalition for their efforts to create a positive campus culture and increase student engagement, netting platinum, gold, silver and bronze awards.
Fontana Unified School District was honored with a Bronze Workplace Health Solutions Award by the American Heart Association (AHA) for the District's dedication to promoting wellness in the workplace in 2018-19. This is the second year in a row the District has received a Bronze recognition.
Congratulations to Heather Harvey, Kristi Whitcomb, and Chanel Burrell for receiving the 2019 Jim Stauton Champions for Character Award during the CIF Southern Section Sixteenth Annual Jim Staunton Champions for Character Awards on September 23, 2019.
Fontana School Police Department officers are displaying pink patches on their uniforms during October, signaling their support for breast cancer awareness and research for a cure.
Nearly 50 local educators on Oct. 22 visited Fontana High School classrooms, met with administrators and learned from students about the school's highly successful Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program.
A Message From Our Superintendent
Dear Fontana Unified Community,
I am thrilled to welcome you back to the 2019-20 school year. This year, students and educators alike will strive to reach new levels of achievement, inspiring a culture of innovation that prepares us to meet the academic and professional challenges of the future.
We are committed to engaging our students through connections to the highest growth industries that will shape our future. Our students will be actively involved in designing their future while experiencing emerging fields such as artificial intelligence, biotech, personalized health, and renewable energy. In Fontana Unified, we won’t be merely talking about the future – our students will be making the future as they become the next generation of innovators.
Fontana Unified is proud to continually expand strategic partnerships locally and globally, providing opportunities for students to develop future-focused skills to lead in a changing world.
As we strive to be at the center of innovation in the Inland Empire, we are taking steps to ensure every student has the tools to be successful. We will provide global connectivity to students, taking the next step in our student 1:1 device initiative.
Fontana Unified continues excellent foundational learning opportunities, including dual-language immersion, socio-emotional support systems, and STEAM programs that contribute to a well-rounded and engaging education.
With the continued support of our community, parents, Board of Education, and dedicated teachers and staff, 2019-20 will be the best year yet for Fontana Unified. I thank you all for your commitment to our students and look forward to what we will accomplish together.
Randal S. Bassett
News & Announcements
- Graduate Profile Survey
- New Website Survey
- High Desert Survey
- DAAPAC Meeting Calendar
- Coffee with the SELPA Director
- CAC Business Meeting November 14, 019
- FUSD GRADUATE PROFILE Interest List
- Fontana Unified School District Special Education
- Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA)
- CTE Pathway Program at Fontana High School open to all FUSD High School Students
- Fontana Unified School District Profile Interest List
- Community Clothes Closet - New Hours!
- Find out the Benefits of Being a Classified Substitute
- FUSD is Now Accepting Applications for Substitute Teachers
- Notice of Public Hearing
- Bullying and Harassment
- Retirement Board of Authority Meeting Agenda
- Pension Rate Stabilization Program Committee
- Community Safety Meetings
- Seven Steps To Earthquake Safety
- Baker's Book Club
- FREE Fingerprinting and TB tests through December 2019
- Annual Winter Wonderland Event
- Student Transfers
- Eat & Be Well, November 27, 2019
Wayne Ruble Middle and Randall Pepper Elementary robotics students made a triumphant and award-winning return from the World Robot Olympiad (WRO) Friendship Invitational, after dazzling the global community with their expertise, teamwork and sportsmanship.
Fontana School Police officers Amanda Liabeuf and Nicole Hauptmann will receive an Award of Distinction from the California Peace Officers’ Association Statewide Awards Committee for their exceptional leadership of the Junior Fontana Leadership Intervention Program (Jr. FLIP).
Eleven Henry J. Kaiser High School students who spent the school year learning the intricacies of operating unmanned aerial vehicles – commonly known as drones – have received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to become drone pilots.
Fontana Unified School District on April 17 renamed Dorothy Grant Elementary School and Southridge Middle School to reflect the schools’ efforts to prepare students for the academic and professional challenges of the future. Continue Reading