Author: northgatecaps

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...

NCAPS Issues Press Release Announcing Petition Submittal

Printable PDF Version Northgate Residents Submit Petition for New Community-Based School District Volunteer Campaign Exceeds Signature Goal February 22, 2017 Walnut Creek, CA – Today Northgate CAPS, Inc. presented a 6,137-signature petition to the...

Imbalance of Power

MDUSD has 32,000 students, over 3,000 employees, a $350,000,000 budget, legal resources, consultants, and a union. NCAPS is a grassroots, non-profit organization comprised of community and parent volunteers. NCAPS is concerned about the affects...