Taxpayers, students and employees lose big under a deal to pay roughly $500,000 to Sunnyside Unified School District Superintendent Manuel Isquierdo to go away — an arrangement that could have and should have been avoided.
The Sunnyside Governing Board remained behind closed doors late Monday in a marathon executive session to consider buying out the contract of controversial Superintendent Manuel Isquierdo.
A week and a half after asking the governing board to buy out his contract, Sunnyside Superintendent Manuel Isquierdo, said at a meeting he wants to keep the district moving forward and does not want a buy out.
The results in the Sunnyside school board recall election were so unexpectedly lopsided that moments before the early results were posted, recall leader Richard Hernandez told me he thought only one board member would be voted out — Bobby Garcia.
The Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board voted Thursday to give district employees a 2 percent raise next school year.
The citizens group that opposed Sunnyside Unified School District board members Buck Crouch and Daniel Hernandez Jr. will not pursue a recall election against the two men.
The Sunnyside Unified School District will move forward with its proposed budget cuts despite objections from some employees who say they didn’t have any input.
A group of citizens collected more than enough signatures to initiate a recall election against two Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board members.
After Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board member Daniel Hernandez Jr. sent out a fundraising letter accusing others in the district of corruption, other board members voted Thursday to demand he provide proof or retract his accusations.
A pair of controversial fliers attacking a Sunnyside school board member have caught the attention of U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva, prompting him to call for a local and federal investigation.
When I wrote Sunday about the Sunnyside Unified School District recall campaigns turning petty, I didn’t know they were going to reach this cowardly low.
A Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board member filed a complaint this week with the Pima County Attorney’s Office and Arizona attorney general claiming his fellow board members violated the state’s open-meetings law.
The Sunnyside Unified School District will open traditional polling sites the district’s November budget override election.
The Sunnyside school board has called an unexpected meeting for Tuesday to discuss whether to renew Superintendent Manuel Isquierdo’s contract.