Robert G. Nelson was appointed Superintendent of Fresno Unified School District in September 2017. Prior to his appointment to superintendent, Dr. Nelson served the district for over 23 years, holding various roles including teacher, vice principal, principal, human resources administrator and chief of staff. Dr. Nelson served as the Chawanakee Unified Superintendent in Eastern Madera County for approximately three years before returning to Fresno Unified School District. Dr. Nelson graduated from the University of Southern California (USC), completed his Master’s in Educational Administration and Supervision at California State University, Fresno and earned his doctoral degree at USC. Outside of being an educator, Dr. Nelson and his wife Tiffany are parents of seven amazing children ranging in ages from 22 years to 2-year-old twins. Dr. and Mrs. Nelson have always felt a need to support children and have spent a number of years as foster parents, resulting in the adoption of four of their seven children.
Office of the Superintendent
2309 Tulare Street, Fresno, CA
Phone: (559) 457-3882
Fax: (559) 457-3786
Students from McLane, Edison, and Design Science are advocating for changes within their city! Community and district leaders gathered to hear their presentations and offer feedback and assistance in making the proposed changes. #FUSDFamily #AchievingOurGreatestPotentialFUSD
Principal Maglieri from Susan B. Anthony Elementary sent in pictures of these students “chilling out” with Kona Snow Cones to celebrate their hard work this summer. When it’s this hot outside, there’s no better way to stay cool! #FUSDFamily #AchievingOurGreatestPotentialFUSD
Thanks @FresnoBee for highlighting one of our many social-emotional support spaces at our schools. https://buff.ly/3yd832O
Photo Credit: Eric Paul Zamora for Fresno Bee.
At the end of every school year, we celebrate our retirees. FUSD would like to thank all the retirees who have served our district. Some of them have served the District for over 40 years! #FUSDFamily #AchievingOurGreatestPotentialFUSD
Our #FUSDFamily demonstrated love and acceptance by taking part in the annual Fresno Pride Festival at Fresno City College. Here are some awesome photos from the event! #FUSDFamily #AchievingOurGreatestPotentialFUSD
The graduation ceremony for the Fresno Teacher Residency Program honored the latest cohort that is committing to the education of our future generations. This pipeline program provides a stipend, professional development, and classroom experience for new educators.
First is Annabelle! Annabelle plays baseball with MAGIC Fresno. She loves science experiments and making people laugh with her communication device! Next up is Elijah! These photos are from his trip to Monterey Bay. He loves art, music, and the computer and science labs.
June is National Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Month! Did you know that grapes, peaches, nectarines, melons, plums, and pomegranates are some of the top exports of Fresno County? Celebrate this month by picking up a free summer meal at your nearest lunch pick-up location!