May 17, 2017

Support for Teacher Tenure Reforms

Assemblymemeber Shirley Weber has authored legislation (AB 1220) that would extend the time it takes for California teachers to earn tenure from two to three years. The legislation also provides optional fourth and fifth years, with additional mentoring and other professional development resources. I support this commonsense legislation. Some say it isn’t needed, but it’s a small and necessary reform that will …

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March 28, 2017

NUSD to Hold More Board Meetings in Schools

I’m pleased to report that during our March 22 Board Meeting, Board Trustees voted 4-1 to adopt a 2017-18 board meeting schedule that includes meetings at our schools in South Natomas. You can find the 2017-18 Regular Board Meeting Schedule here. I strongly believe increased community engagement will only make our district better. Sometimes, that means we need to take …

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November 4, 2016

Election Night Party with Micah

After nearly a full year of campaigning for school board, the end is almost here. As a thank you to my supporters, please join me on election night as results are announced. I want to personally thank each of you and hope to see you there! Who: Micah Grant, Candidate for Natomas Unified School Board What: Election Night Watch Party When: Tuesday, …

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October 28, 2016

Sacramento Bee Endorses Micah Grant for Natomas School Board

As seen in The Sacramento Bee “…But this board mostly needs teamwork, which is why we endorse Micah Grant, a 29-year-old community volunteer and press secretary at the Board of Equalization who knows the district and has strong interpersonal skills. ” A five-year resident of Natomas, Grant has tutored local youths, hoping, he says, to pay forward the mentorship he had …

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September 15, 2016

SRBX Endorses Micah Grant for Natomas School Board

Sacramento, CA—The Sacramento Regional Builders Exchange (SRBX) announced that they have endorsed Micah Grant for Natomas School Board this November. “SRBX and its members are pleased to support Micah Grant for Natomas School Board. Micah is committed to ensuring that our students have safe and modern school facilities equipped for their success and will lead the way to create new …

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August 25, 2016

Pastor Larry Meeks Endorses Micah Grant for Natomas Unified School Board

Sacramento – Natomas Unified School Board candidate Micah Grant today announced the endorsement of former Natomas Unified School Board Member Pastor Larry Meeks. “Micah is a man of integrity who puts the needs of others before his own,” said Meeks. “I have the utmost faith in his commitment to providing life-changing educational opportunities for those who need them most.” Meeks …

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July 12, 2016

Elk Grove Mayor Gary Davis Endorses Micah Grant

Sacramento – Natomas Unified School Board candidate Micah Grant today announced the endorsement of Elk Grove Mayor Gary Davis. “Micah has the right attitude, unique experience, and can see the big picture,” said Davis. “There’s no doubt that Micah’s number one priority as a board member will be Natomas school children.” Davis has served on the Elk Grove City Council …

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June 5, 2016

Inderkum High School Football Coach Terrance Leonard Endorses Micah Grant

Sacramento – Candidate for Natomas Unified School Board Micah Grant today announced the endorsement of Inderkum Junior Varsity Head Football Coach Terrance Leonard. “Micah is a former Division I athlete who understands the importance of athletic programs and the role they play in student learning,” said Leonard. “Strong athletic programs are part of a complete educational experience and can be …

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May 8, 2016

Former Leroy Greene PTA President HK Allen Endorses Micah Grant for School Board

Sacramento – Natomas Unified School Board Candidate Micah Grant today announced the endorsement of former Leroy Greene Parent-Teacher Association President HK Allen. “Micah and I share similar life experiences,” said Allen. “He’s in tune with the needs of the community and will be an excellent Board Member.” Allen is a former Healthcare Analyst for the State of California and holds …

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