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    Diversity is a valuable asset that strengthens and enriches our school communities and every person is unique and has equal worth in our district. On this page you will find stories from across San Juan Unified - stories of collaboration, perseverance and success. 

    Do you or someone you know have a story to share? Email us at raj.rai@sanjuan.edu or post it on social media using #MySJStory.  Check back often, as we'll be adding to this collection throughout the school year.

Once bullied kid helps students find confidence with Sami's Circuit : Sami Kader's #MySJStory

February 3, 2020

From Casa Roble to NASA: Heidi Poppelreiter Parris’s #MySJStory

Nov. 3, 2019

Del Campo student to award-winning breast cancer researcher: Dr. H. Michael Shepard’s #MySJStory

Oct. 1, 2019

San Juan Unified Board of Education members share their perspectives for the new school year: #MySJStory

Sep. 3, 2019

Transgender student finds a safe place at San Juan High School: Jade Velez’s #MySJStory

June 7, 2019

San Juan Unified student to Sacramento County Sheriff's deputy: Anna Vo's #MySJStory

May 31, 2019

Del Campo student finds her voice despite facing adversity: Karlyn Crnkovich’s #MySJStory

May 7, 2019

Dyer-Kelly teacher connects with Farsi-speaking students: Anisa Amani’s #MySJStory

Mar. 22, 2019

From El Camino band member to recognized physician: Dr. Heidi Wittenberg’s #MySJStory

Mar. 5, 2019

From being homeless to a top executive at major tech companies: Diane Bryant #MySJStory

Feb. 28, 2019

Love at San Juan High School: The Castros celebrate 27 years together #MySJLoveStory

Feb. 14, 2019

Mira Loma High School sweethearts celebrate 50 years together #MySJLoveStory

Feb. 13, 2019

Del Campo High School sweethearts celebrate ten years of marriage #MySJLoveStory

Feb. 11, 2019

El Camino couple goes from high school sweethearts to teachers in San Juan Unified #MySJLoveStory

Feb. 10, 2019

Finding love at Bella Vista: Harold and Elisa Kuphaldt’s #MySJLoveStory

Feb. 5, 2019

The road to becoming an author: Albert Samaha’s #MySJStory

Jan. 7, 2019

Retired Kingswood teacher shares unique class project experience: Lynn Gordon’s #MySJStory

Dec. 18, 2018

From Mira Loma to the U.S. Navy: Shannon Callahan's #MySJStory

Nov. 12, 2018

Principal serves country overseas: Arthur Estrada’s #MySJStory

Nov. 8, 2018

Finding hope at Rio Americano: Jelan Gentry’s #MySJStory

Nov. 6, 2018

From Sylvan student to teacher: Veronica Rillera’s #MySJStory

Oct. 18, 2018

From Russia to San Juan Unified: Abdulla Khamidulla’s #MySJStory

Oct. 2, 2018

Homegrown superintendent: A look at Kent Kern’s San Juan Unified story

Aug. 14, 2018


Last Modified on February 3, 2020