Hollister School District Trustees Carla Torres-Deluna, Stephen Kain, Jan Grist, Robert Bernosky and Elizabeth Martinez at a Nov. 21 groundbreaking ceremony for the new Rancho Santana School. File photo by Heather Graham.

Education / Schools

HSD Board approves a $497K increase for Rancho Santana School project

Contingency fund depleted to help cover costs.

HSD Trustees at the Nov. 21 groundbreaking ceremony for the new Rancho Santana School. The school is expected to open in early 2021. Photos by Heather Graham.

Education / Schools

Groundbreaking at new Rancho Santana School

Facilities expected to open in 2021.

The Hollister School District Board of Trustees was briefed on the status of funding and spending for the new, yet-to-be-named school at Santana Ranch. Photos by John Chadwell.

Children and Youth

New school close to being fully funded

Hollister School District anticipates developer fees and a $1 million state reimbursement to make up $455,000 shortfall.

Hollister School District offices on Cienega Road. Photo by Leslie David.

Children and Youth

Hollister School District invites public to submit new school name and mascot

Campaign to run March 1-31.

Hollister School District Board of Trustees at the Jan. 22 meeting. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Schools & Education

Hollister School District considers traffic safety wall for new school

More research will be conducted, including consultation with Sheriff’s Office.

Hollister School District Director of Facilities John Teliha presents new school design to San Benito County Board of Supervisors. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Housing / Land Use

Santana Ranch School design nears completion

Land negotiations and asbestos among challenges.