After over four years of negotiations and legal challenges, Superintendent Dr. Don Austin said that the biggest hurdle in approving the project has been securing land in Palo Alto, which is notoriously limited.
East Palo Alto schools
Reducing long-standing funding disparities between wealthy and impoverished school districts was one goal of a 2013 shift in how California funds public schools. But is it working?
Waniya Bryant grew up going to Bayshore Christian Ministries in East Palo Alto — and now as a college student she is contributing back.
Helping to keep juveniles out of actual court, the East Palo Alto Youth Court is a community-centered courtroom staffed by youth who are trained to serve as the attorneys, jurors, bailiffs and clerks.