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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Continuous Improvement will help students grow

I've enjoyed reading the discussion in recent weeks concerning the implementation of the Continuous Improvement educational...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2007
Last comment by Former Sudbury student, on Oct 12, 2007 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 6084 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 | 1926 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State settles teens' lawsuit, allowing high school athletes to resume indoor competitions

High school athletes will soon be able to resume indoor sports competitions if their county's COVID-19 case rates are below...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 6, 2021 at 9:54 am | 1 comment | 2416 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'I didn't think it would happen to me'

Every time Iajady Paz returns to Mountain View High School to work with the Blossom Project, she wishes she were still a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2007
Last comment by Melissa, on Oct 14, 2007 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 6897 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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 | 5660 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Magician's tale creates magic onstage

The winter season inspires dreams and the illusion of magic for many people. One Mountain View ballet director took her vision...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2012
Last comment by Ai-Wen Wu, on Dec 15, 2012 at 1:17 pm | 1 comment | 3595 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo-Atherton High School Academy Program Searching for Mentors

The Menlo-Atherton High School Academy Program is looking for mentors for our 11th grade students. We are in need of...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by , on Oct 22, 2008 at 7:57 pm | 1 comment | 4635 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA shows strides in closing achievement gap

Test scores and grades are improving across the board for minority students, according to a report from the Mountain View-Los...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by Julie Stone Lopez, on Sep 5, 2014 at 8:32 pm | 1 comment | 4195 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 | 6215 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman school district spends big on legal fees

The Mountain View Whisman School District cut big checks to law firms this year, spending over $360,000 so far on matters...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2019
Last comment by MVWSD can do better, on Jun 1, 2019 at 9:20 pm | 1 comment | 1161 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big changes in top staff at school district

Big changes are on the way for the Mountain View Whisman School District, and with it will come some new faces in the district...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2015
Last comment by JL, on Apr 3, 2015 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 7106 Views

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Madrigal choir is finally back home -- with $50,000 to raise

After the shut-down of European airspace stranded them in Paris for an extra week, the Mountain View High School Madrigal...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by David Weatherford, on Apr 29, 2010 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 3687 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School's out in June for innovative Theuerkauf principal

Long-time Theuerkauf Elementary School Principal Connie Sawdey announced she will be retiring at the end of the school year,...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2015
Last comment by Connie Sawdey, on Apr 3, 2015 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 2908 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spring farm tours at Deer Hollow

The city of Mountain View is hosting tours at the Deer Hollow Farm to raise money in support of its farm animals and education...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2017
Last comment by science teacher / parent, on Mar 11, 2017 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 4650 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Adult School cuts will hurt

The gaping holes left in the Adult School curriculum by the recently announced $1.3 million in cutbacks pulls the rug out...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by A. Genoff, on May 12, 2009 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 4134 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High schools grapple with lower test scores

By most measures, student performance in the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District is on the upswing. More teens than...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2017
Last comment by Tom, on Mar 12, 2017 at 5:21 pm | 1 comment | 2325 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Googlers get down and dirty at Stevenson

About 400 Googlers gathered at Stevenson Elementary School on June 16 to help clean classrooms and paint walls as part of...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Mama, on Jun 23, 2011 at 7:37 pm | 1 comment | 5639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the Editor

<B>How did we get into this mess? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/04/25/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2014
Last comment by Wayne Jebian, on Sep 8, 2014 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 2840 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa Clara County's eviction moratorium leaves cities out, forcing local action to keep tenants housed

With Santa Clara County's latest eviction moratorium shielding renters in unincorporated areas but leaving those in cities...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 23, 2021 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 3980 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Voter Guide: MVLA candidates vow to keep up the good work

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District is on the cusp of several major decisions that will be felt for decades,...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2018
Last comment by Bring in the Clown, on Oct 11, 2018 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 4063 Views
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