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Young art students win scholarships

Original post made on Apr 14, 2012

Nine elementary and middle school students from Mountain View were recently awarded a scholarship for the Community School of Music and Art for their "talent, dedication and focus" in the art classroom, an official with the CSMA says.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 13, 2012, 10:00 AM


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Posted by Dad
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Apr 14, 2012 at 12:35 pm

I've paid out-of-pocket nearly $7,000 on CSMA classes. People like me should be thanked as well.

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Posted by Luckily
a resident of Monta Loma
on Apr 17, 2012 at 2:19 pm

And, thanks to the Mountain View Educational Foundation, who is the organization who pays for CSMA to come to the elementary schools.

Not only would these students not have gotten scholarships, but they would probably not have had art/music at all if not for generous donations from parents and local businesses to MVEF.

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Posted by Martin Omander
a resident of Rex Manor
on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:06 pm

Congratulations to the students who received scholarships!

We are extremely lucky to have the Mountain View Educational Foundation. If it weren't for them, we probably wouldn't have art and music classes at all in the district. Do drop in on their web site (Web Link) read up on what they do, and consider donating a little something.

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Posted by sean
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Apr 19, 2012 at 4:43 pm

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Congrats Mary Ellen, my daughter was in your 1st grade class. Sounds like a great program and you look like your having fun!