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Published on September 27th, 2023
Campo's CPAC launches new fundraising campaign, plans benefit concert
The Campolindo Performing Arts Center at Campolindo High School has launched a fundraising campaign to purchase and install state of the art technology and equipment, as well as upgrade the technological infrastructure of the CPAC.˙Since its opening in 2003, the CPAC ...By Jennifer Wake

Published on September 27th, 2023
Campolindo student works to protect seniors
When Moraga's Matthew Sugiyama learned what happened to his beloved grandmother, he, like everyone else in his family, was both devastated and very angry. How could something like this happen, wondered the 16-year-old Campolindo junior.
By Diane Claytor

Published on September 27th, 2023
Lafayette teachers ask district to make them whole
Reading Specialist Lindsay McCormick is usually one of the first people parents and caregivers see when dropping their kids off at Lafayette Elementary School, as she directs traffic before and after clocking into the reading lab each morning. On Sept. 13, however, ...By Sharon K. Sobotta

Published on September 27th, 2023
SMC offers students a myriad of support through annual Wellness Fair
Saint Mary's College began its 2023-24 school year with its annual Wellness Fair, which is held every September. The fair's purpose is to provide vocational, spiritual, financial, environmental, physical, social, mental, and emotional support for not only freshman but ...By Vera Kochan

Published on August 30th, 2023
Is there a future doctor in the house?
One of the most critical decisions you can make as a high school student is selecting the college that will best support your goals. If you have your eye on becoming a doctor, knowing what medical schools look for will help guide this decision.
By Elizabeth LaScala

Published on August 16th, 2023
Reicher appointed to provisionally fill AUHSD vacancy
At a public meeting on Aug. 3, the Acalanes Union High School District governing board voted to appoint Wendy Reicher to fill the board vacancy created by Kristin Connelly's resignation. Connelly was elected to the position of Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder in ...By Sora O'Doherty

Published on August 2nd, 2023
What is Eligibility in the Local Context?
ELC is a program that guarantees students in the top 9% of their California high school class admission into the University of California system. Students must also earn at least a 3.0 GPA and they must have fulfilled the A-G course requirements. You can find a list ...By Elizabeth LaScala, PH.D.

Published on August 2nd, 2023
OUSD puts finishing touches on Sleepy Hollow multi-purpose room
A few years after conceiving a plan to shelter in place during a potential wildfire, Sleepy Hollow Elementary School will open for the 2023-24 school year with a new multi-purpose room (MPR) capable of sheltering students, staff and members of the community, according ...By Sora O'Doherty

Published on August 2nd, 2023
LES Teacher of the Year vows to never stop having fun
Linda Marsden knew in her heart that she was meant to be a second-grade teacher since she was in second grade, around the time she was 8 years old. Marsden made her way to Lafayette Elementary School in 1987 and got hired pretty much on the spot after what she ...By Sharon K. Sobotta

Published on July 19th, 2023
Miramonte student makes professional dance debut at Lesher
Rising Miramonte High School junior and basketball player Avya Poddatoori, 15, has spent most of his summer in his living room. Since June, he and his dance teacher have rehearsed Bharatanatyam, a form of Indian classical dance, for five hours every day. This intense ...By Ashley Dong

Published on July 19th, 2023
Moraga School District office experiences a '1st amendment audit'
Moraga School District staff were working on ...By Sora O'Doherty

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