Look what we found.
GPS Loose Zipper Brigade on the Loose!
The Loose Zipper Brigade of Gilbert Public Schools is a large organization determined to protect one another and their posses and their acolytes. We’ve posted about these folks in the past, but we didn’t learn until recently what a wide swath these folks cut through the community. For those of you who followed the story […]
GPS Gets Sued in Federal Court for Discriminatory Hiring Practices
Here’s a wild prediction: the GPS governing board is going to be asked to approve Christina Kishimoto’s selected acolyte to be principal of Highland Junior High School. That’s not too much of a stretch: the position was open for applications for quite a long time, there’s an unusual situation with an interim principal and the job […]
GPS Chromebook *Insurance* – Kishimoto’s New Revenue Stream
Introducing GPS Chromebook Insurance! Gilbert Public Schools Superintendent Christina Kishimoto has a new revenue stream so she can scoop up more and bigger bucks for her off-budget *necessities* such as catering her countless official GPS meetings and other accoutrements for her extravagant lifestyle supported by public funds. Although new Chromebooks are under warranty, Christina Kishimoto has […]
Gilbert Public Schools: Prospective Employees, You’ve Been Warned!
Cue the crocodile tears from Gilbert Public Schools again: with the passage of Proposition 123, the school district will receive new $$Millions from the state, all of which has already been budgeted and (perhaps) spent by a profligate superintendent and governing board. The state-wide vote was a cliffhanger, but the change to the Arizona Constitution squeaked […]
Kishimoto Eats Cake while Gilbert Public Schools Gains Media Attention
The school year is almost over. Fresh-faced graduates from Gilbert Public Schools are ready to take on the world. Over the summer, evil plotters will labor in secrecy in the bowels of the GPS White Castle to *reform* whatever catches the superintendent’s fancy. In other words, everything old is new again in Gilbert, Arizona! Superintendent Christina […]
Today’s Gilbert Public Schools Scandals Mimic the Past
Today’s April Fools are those in the GPS Clown Car. Recent revelations from the White Castle (the district offices, also known as the Temple of Doom) of Gilbert Public Schools are causing consternation at many levels. Westie is consternated, too, because we didn’t know *consternated* was a real word until now. The New Gang of GOBs (Good […]
Anonymous Letter: Gilbert Public Schools Superintendent in Inappropriate Relationship?
Something happened after Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board Member Julie Smith stated on December 15, 2015 that GPS employees have a right under GPS Policy GBP to file a complaint with the Governing Board. Someone did just that! Here’s the text of the most recent anonymous letter sent to the GPS Governing Board: Postmarked December […]
Gilbert Public Schools: Blasts from the Past Threatening to Explode Again
Let’s connect some dots about Gilbert Public Schools in 2015 so that we can move on to what’s coming up in the new year of 2016. “What’s past is prologue” already seems to be the 2016 theme for Superintendent Christina Kishimoto and her merry band of scalawags and carpetbaggers. As George Santayana* famously said, “Those […]
Gilbert Public Schools New Salary Schedule
Here’s what Gilbert Public Schools doesn’t want you to know <THIS TIME> about the new salary schedules. Sheesh, you would think the Good Old Boys would figure out that working in the dark is not a good way to earn trust, but the Peter Principle* seems to have taken hold of GPS and won’t let go. Feel […]
The Real Story About Nicole Richardson’s GPS Job (or lack thereof)
We’re hearing lots of wailing and recriminations from the remnants of the Good Old Boys who ran Gilbert Public Schools like a fiefdom: “Rehire Nicole Richardson to be a ceramics teacher!” There must be a tremendous demand for high school ceramics classes in GPS <snark>. Even Town of Gilbert Mayor John Lewis got into the […]