Encinitas Union School District

EUSD passes budget

ENCINITAS — After little discussion, the Encinitas Union School District (EUSD) Board of Trustees voted 4-0 at its June 25 meeting to adopt a budget for this fiscal year.

Q&A: Bringing yoga, technology to EUSD schools

Q&A: Bringing yoga, technology to EUSD schools

David Miyashiro served as the assistant superintendent of education services for the Encinitas Union School District for four years.During this time, he spearheaded a plan for the district to buy iPads for its third through six-graders for $1.7 million, the funds for which came from bond money for technology improvements.

School yoga trial stretches on

School yoga trial stretches on

ENCINITAS — The first three days of trial for a lawsuit seeking to end a school yoga program saw plenty of twists and turns. At one point, a witness even left the stand, took off her shoes and demonstrated the lotus pose for the entire courtroom.

EUSD yoga trial underway

EUSD yoga trial underway

ENCINITAS — A lawsuit seeking the end of a school yoga program has been a lightning rod for controversy. On Monday, the case kicked off in a downtown San Diego courtroom.

EUSD cuts five child guidance aides

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas Union School District Board of Trustees voted to eliminate five child guidance aide positions at Wednesday night’s meeting.

After-school program in session at schools again

After-school program in session at schools again

ENCINITAS — Niki Burger’s son, a fifth-grader at Flora Vista Elementary, is tutored Monday through Thursday for an hour once school is out. Since enrolling in the program more than a year ago, his grades have gone up, and he has a better handle on difficult math problems.

Yoga classes set to debut at more schools Monday

Yoga classes set to debut at more schools Monday

ENCINITAS — Concerned parents and a potential lawsuit haven’t weighed down a school yoga program.