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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Five MVLA administrators win regional awards

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=475 posted Monday, March 17, 2008, 8:36 PM...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by imessedupbutiwillbeanewpersonthissummer2008, on Mar 30, 2008 at 4:09 am | 1 comment | 3818 Views

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Local districts ignore home school ruling

Urged on by the state's top education official, local schools are continuing to support families who teach their children...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2008
Last comment by Jon T, on Aug 26, 2008 at 11:55 am | 6 comments | 3973 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New hurdle for disabled students

New state regulations are making it harder for a handful of local high school students to graduate with a diploma this spring. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2008
Last comment by Cynthia, on Apr 3, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 1 comment | 3358 Views

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Police see dip in gang crime

Despite two murders in February involving gang members, police say gang-related crime in Mountain View has actually been...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by KO S., on Apr 11, 2008 at 5:13 pm | 2 comments | 4161 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New hurdle for disabled students

Local educators are disappointed in new state regulations which bar students with learning disabilities from receiving high...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2008
Last comment by A. Wayne Mcfarlane, on Apr 10, 2008 at 9:12 am | 2 comments | 3804 Views

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Amigos league a kick for local youth

As community leaders and parents look for ways to keep kids out of gangs and away from violence, many are turning to Pedro...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2008
Last comment by jakup, on Jan 24, 2010 at 7:14 pm | 4 comments | 4138 Views

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COMING UP: Panel discussion on Prop 13

This Thursday, a speaker panel at Mountain View City Hall will address an issue that has vexed California voters for 30 years:...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by mike klock, on Jun 10, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 8 comments | 4674 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bubb hosts 'Ability Awareness Week'

Students at Bubb Elementary School are using wheelchairs, walkers and crutches this week as part of the school's "Ability...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2008
Last comment by R. Nuytten, on Apr 16, 2008 at 6:20 pm | 1 comment | 3605 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Landels parents see CI in action

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=524 posted Friday, April 18, 2008, 11:24 AM...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2008
Last comment by Beth, on Apr 19, 2008 at 11:36 pm | 1 comment | 3488 Views

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Court sides with Bullis

Bullis Charter School does not have to change its enrollment policies, and can continue to grant attendance preference to...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by New BCS Parent, on Apr 29, 2008 at 12:25 pm | 22 comments | 5201 Views

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New city priority: gang prevention

On Monday night the City Council set about picking new goals for the year, with gang prevention making the top of the list...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2008
Last comment by JB, on May 4, 2008 at 4:25 am | 3 comments | 3957 Views

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Bullis gets more portable space

Bullis Charter School will start the next school year with additional portable space for classrooms and a computer lab, the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by lasd taxpayer, on May 2, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 3812 Views

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Achievement gap continues to disturb MV Whisman

The Mountain View Whisman school district's annual report was released this spring, and administrators, faced with persistently...

Original post made on May. 6, 2008
Last comment by William Symons, on May 6, 2008 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 4248 Views

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Pew Chung school mourns loss of teacher

When Piet Van Allen died in a motorcycle accident last week in San Jose, it left a gaping hole among the students and faculty...

Original post made on May. 7, 2008
Last comment by Sara, on May 7, 2008 at 6:17 pm | 1 comment | 4254 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tackling the achievement gap

As the proportion of Hispanic students in Mountain View approaches 50 percent, local school officials are struggling mightily...

Original post made on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by DG, on May 14, 2008 at 8:33 pm | 2 comments | 3712 Views

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LASD gets a break on funding

The Los Altos School District will defray about $700,000 in the expected state education cuts by qualifying for a new financing...

Original post made on May. 13, 2008
Last comment by SchoolWonk, on May 13, 2008 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 4052 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fortune smiles on Amigos league

Less than a month ago, Pedro Carbajal's team was on a shoestring budget. But thanks to newfound support following an article...

Original post made on May. 14, 2008
Last comment by DG, on May 14, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 3787 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Breathalyzers a prom night tradition

Mountain View and Los Altos high schools are both holding their prom dances this Saturday night. And along with fancy dresses,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2008
Last comment by Liz, on May 19, 2008 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 3730 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District lost thousands in unpaid lunches

The Mountain View Whisman School District estimates that it lost close to $20,000 in the 2006-07 school year due to students...

Original post made on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 1:10 pm | 14 comments | 4452 Views

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Eighteen, pregnant and graduating

When she became pregnant last fall, Michelle Agreda had little motivation to continue her independent high school study program....

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 2, 2008 at 7:24 am | 3 comments | 3994 Views
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