Azusa Unified School District (District) is experiencing declining student enrollment and proposes to close the MVES campus. Approval of the proposed project would cease all MVES school operations by the end of !he 2018-19 trimester, redistribute MVES programs to PES and VES, redistribute MVES students to PES and VES,
and require realigning the District's elementary school attendance boundaries, effective the 2019-20 school year. Transferred students would be housed in existing. classroom facilities; no new. classrooms would be installed. The purpose of the proposed project is to ensure long-term financial sustainability of the District.
Mountain View Elementary School (MYES): 201 North Vernon Avenue, Azusa
Paramount Elementary School (PES): 409 West Paramount Street, Azusa
Valleydale Elementary School (VES): 700 South Lark Ellen Avenue, Azusa
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15301, 15314
Reasons for Exemption
Statutory Exemption: Public Resources Code§ 21080.18; CEQA Guidelines§ 15282(i)
The proposed project does not meet any of the exceptions listed under CEQA Guidelines§ 15300.2.