Author: northgatecaps

MDEA Opposition to NUSD Vote

By Jim Mills Many people have asked why the MDUSD teacher’s union is campaigning so hard against the proposal to bring a Northgate-area school district to a vote.  Naturally, the teachers in the new...

Why create NUSD?

We are seeking a community-based school district that is more aware of, and responsive to, the needs of our Northgate-area students, teachers, and families.  As it is currently configured, MDUSD has shown itself to...

What is NUSD?

The new Northgate Unified School District (NUSD) would include five traditional public school campuses (Bancroft, Valle Verde, Walnut Acres, Foothill, and Northgate). Students who live in the attendance area of any one of the listed...

Who Supports NUSD?

We have been endorsed by: Every current elected political official in the City of Walnut Creek and by most elected City officials who have served in the past. Heads and key volunteers in major...

Where are we in the process?

Northgate CAPS began researching the options for district reorganization in 2013 and began its outreach campaign in 2014, holding 1-2 meetings per month up until the petition campaign began in September and continuing through...