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SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD school deal kicks off major office development

As part of a hard-fought effort to bring a new school to the San Antonio area, Mountain View City Council members reluctantly...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Ignorant, 0 hours ago | 8 comments | 598 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Patients go nuts over new allergy therapy

Last week marked a major milestone for 8-year-old Amelia, who flew across the country to eat a handful of nuts that, just...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2018
Last comment by AJL, on Jan 18, 2018 at 1:11 am | 6 comments | 14899 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Worries swirl over future San Antonio school site

The Los Altos School District is planning to move forward on a complicated plan to buy land next to the San Antonio Shopping...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 17, 2018 at 8:39 pm | 25 comments | 3406 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board agrees on middle school schedule shake-up

Despite misgivings about students losing instructional time for math and other core subjects, Mountain View Whisman school...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Graham Parent, on Jan 15, 2018 at 4:22 pm | 8 comments | 1844 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No wood-burning on Monday

A Spare the Air alert has been issued for Monday in the San Francisco Bay Area, officials with the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jan 14, 2018 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 647 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

James Franco accused of inappropriate sexual behavior

Actor and Palo Alto native James Franco has become the latest high-profile man to face sexual-misconduct allegations. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by Ubob, on Jan 11, 2018 at 7:19 pm | 1 comment | 479 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman launches online enrollment

The Mountain View Whisman School District is aiming to make it easier for parents to enroll their children for the upcoming...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by No, on Jan 10, 2018 at 10:42 am | 4 comments | 1290 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Memorial set for former LAHS football coach

Friends and family members are invited to celebrate the life of former Los Altos High School football coach Thomas Burt Saturday,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by John, on Jan 5, 2018 at 4:07 pm | 2 comments | 178 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

2017: Schools brace for explosive housing growth

The city of Mountain View sped forward this year on its housing-rich vision for the future, which largely guided the decisions...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2017
Last comment by MVWoman, on Dec 31, 2017 at 2:21 pm | 28 comments | 3171 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Retiring adult ed director guided MVLA through big changes

Keith Moody, the director of Mountain View-Los Adult High School District's adult education program, is retiring this week...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2017
Last comment by Los Altos Resident, on Dec 21, 2017 at 8:02 pm | 2 comments | 3673 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Polls find support for high school bond measure

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District is gearing up for a potential bond measure next year aimed at accommodating...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2017
Last comment by Waldo, on Dec 17, 2017 at 10:58 am | 7 comments | 1893 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher housing at Cooper Park?

The Mountain View Whisman School District is taking a close look at building workforce housing at Cooper Park, giving teachers...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Dec 15, 2017 at 7:53 am | 43 comments | 1292 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to sell density rights to fund new school

The Los Altos School District has been quietly laying the groundwork to shift nearly 600,000 square feet of development in...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2017
Last comment by Impact on neighborhoods, on Dec 12, 2017 at 1:39 pm | 9 comments | 2935 Views

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Middle schools plan a schedule shake-up

More than 1,500 students in the Mountain View Whisman School District could see their schedules radically change next year,...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by Vouchers for poor families only, on Dec 11, 2017 at 7:21 pm | 13 comments | 1961 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the editor

<B>Make new campus a neighborhood school Read the full story here https://mv-voice.com/print/story/2017/12/01/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2017
Last comment by Stalling Tactic, on Dec 8, 2017 at 11:18 pm | 2 comments | 587 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bilingual students miss out in middle school

Families at Mistral Elementary face a conundrum when their children finish fifth grade and head off to middle school. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by Sadie Carlson, on Dec 6, 2017 at 9:41 am | 20 comments | 2562 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google Village (SJ) property development to benefit SJ schools

When a RDA (ReDevelopment Authority) was closed it's property assets are/were redistributed according to the percent property...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Nov. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 178 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to sell density rights to fund new school

After securing the support of the Mountain View City Council last month, the Los Altos School District has been quietly laying...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by LASD Observer, on Nov 17, 2017 at 7:07 pm | 1 comment | 439 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Co-teaching model to help special ed students

Aiming to prevent students with disabilities from falling behind, the Mountain View Whisman School District is preparing...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 17, 2017 at 9:54 am | 4 comments | 1590 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County Board of Education names interim superintendent

The Santa Clara County Board of Education named a new interim superintendent of the County Office of Education on Wednesday....

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Interested Observer , on Nov 16, 2017 at 9:04 pm | 2 comments | 1102 Views
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