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September 14, 1997
We are delighted that Patricia Clark White is returning to Orange County, this time as superintendent of the Irvine Unified School District (Sept. 3). However, for those who missed the correction Sept. 4, the county's first female district superintendent was Cynthia Grennan, Anaheim Union High School District chief from 1979 to 1996. Former Yorba Linda Elementary School District Supt. Mary Ellen Blanton served from 1985 to 1989, when the district unified with the Placentia District.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 14, 1997
We are delighted that Patricia Clark White is returning to Orange County, this time as superintendent of the Irvine Unified School District (Sept. 3). However, for those who missed the correction Sept. 4, the county's first female district superintendent was Cynthia Grennan, Anaheim Union High School District chief from 1979 to 1996. Former Yorba Linda Elementary School District Supt. Mary Ellen Blanton served from 1985 to 1989, when the district unified with the Placentia District.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 13, 1996 | ALAN EYERLY
Two assistant superintendents and three directors with the Anaheim Union High School District are being considered to replace Cynthia F. Grennan, who retired as superintendent effective last Wednesday. Trustees will interview the applicants Feb. 22 and possibly announce Grennan's successor during the regular 7:30 p.m. board meeting that evening. Candidates in the in-house job search are assistant superintendents Rita S. Newman and F.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 13, 1996 | ALAN EYERLY
Two assistant superintendents and three directors with the Anaheim Union High School District are being considered to replace Cynthia F. Grennan, who retired as superintendent effective last Wednesday. Trustees will interview the applicants Feb. 22 and possibly announce Grennan's successor during the regular 7:30 p.m. board meeting that evening. Candidates in the in-house job search are assistant superintendents Rita S. Newman and F.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 28, 1990
" I have made up my mind that the 1990s is my decade to retire from education. I think I have been a highly intense person in terms of my career, and I have been reflecting on that and working on bringing a balance in my life with a mixture of hard work and also taking time out for myself. I think that as a nation we have hit rock bottom in terms of supporting our schools.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 24, 1995 | DANIELLE A. FOUQUETTE
The Anaheim Union High School District approved a 1% pay increase last week for all employees, the second half of a two-step pay increase approved last summer. The district granted a 1% hike last July to all employees in the district. As part of contract negotiations with its three employee associations, the district agreed to increase salaries by an additional 1% if its reserves were at least 3% on Dec. 5.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 21, 1988
Cynthia Grennan, superintendent of the Anaheim Union High School District, has been named by the Assn. of California School Administrators as its statewide nominee for the 1989 National Superintendent of the Year Award. Each year the American Assn. of School Administrators picks an outstanding school executive for the national award. Each state association nominates one person. The 1989 winner will be named during the national convention of the American Assn.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 1, 1988
Anaheim Union High School District has received the National School Public Relations Assn.'s highest honor, the Gold Medallion, for the district's overall public relations program. Joanne Stanton, one of the trustees of the district, accepted the award at the association's 35th annual convention in New Orleans on July 19.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 16, 1989
Peggy Ann Buckey, a former defendant in the McMartin Pre-School molestation case, will resume her career as a special education teacher for the Anaheim-Union High School District in Orange County next week. Buckey, 32, will teach a small class of junior and senior high school students with learning and communication disorders at Trident Center, one of the district's alternative schools, Supt. Cynthia Grennan said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 5, 1989
The Anaheim Union High School District, which has been plagued by financial problems because of more than a decade of declining student enrollment, has reversed that trend this school year. Supt. Cynthia Grennan said attendance a few weeks after the new school year began has climbed to 19,555, 309 more than had been projected. "That's the first time we've seen any growth in more than 15 years," she said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 28, 1990
" I have made up my mind that the 1990s is my decade to retire from education. I think I have been a highly intense person in terms of my career, and I have been reflecting on that and working on bringing a balance in my life with a mixture of hard work and also taking time out for myself. I think that as a nation we have hit rock bottom in terms of supporting our schools.
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September 30, 1994 | CHRIS FOSTER
Cynthia Grennan, superintendent of the Anaheim Union High School District, and Ken Jones, superintendent of the Fullerton district, denied Thursday they have agreed to endorse an Orange County high school athletic section. Grennan said the district remains neutral. "The Anaheim Union High School District has continued to not take a position," Grennan said. "That was our position as of Sept. 29 and it has not changed."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 2, 1991 | LISA MASCARO
Despite notions that high school students care more about hanging out than getting good grades, an annual survey of students in the Anaheim Union High School District indicates that teen-agers study diligently after school. The results of the survey, recently released by district Supt. Cynthia Grennan, show that 80% of the district's 19,000 junior and senior high school students say they spend two or more hours a day doing their homework.
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