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SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Peace Through Art and Writing Challenge' contest announced

Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center presents the 14th annual "Peace through Art and Writing Challenge." The contest is open...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jan 27, 2011 at 6:52 am | 1 comment | 1611 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SFGate article: schoolhouse bullies are social wannabees

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2011/02/09/BA5V1HKBD5.DTL Authors conclude that school bullying is not...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Reporting Services in Alameda, on Mar 24, 2011 at 10:03 pm | 1 comment | 1451 Views

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Cal High prosecutes in Mock Trial finals

California High School will go toe-to-toe with Walnut Creek's Northgate High in the championship round of the Contra Costa...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2011
Last comment by Larry L, on Feb 26, 2011 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 1656 Views

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SRVUSD speaker series begins tomorrow

San Ramon Valley Unified School District will begin its first-ever speaker series, "The Skills and Ethics Needed for Success...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Lynn, on Mar 2, 2011 at 5:34 am | 1 comment | 1483 Views

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Danville residents honored as Hometown Heroes

Dana Dornsife, founder of the Lazarex Cancer Foundation, and Diane Gilfether, director and founder of the Blackhawk Chorus,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Mar 28, 2011 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 1676 Views

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A plaque for the Vecki House

Historians and Danville Town Council members gathered Nov. 19 at the Vecki House at 169 Front St. to dedicate a San Ramon...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2011
Last comment by Rocky, on Apr 2, 2011 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 1247 Views

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Dog wash and car wash today!

Come support the Los Cerros Middle School Technology Fund at its second annual Dog Wash for Tech from 10 a.m.-noon and 1-3...

Original post made on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Lisa, on May 20, 2011 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 1553 Views

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Audition for the Danville Girls Chorus tomorrow

Danville Girls Chorus will host auditions for the 2011-2012 season, tomorrow from 4-6 p.m., Tuesday, June 7, at San Ramon...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2011
Last comment by mags, on Jun 6, 2011 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 1520 Views

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McNerney recognizes local students accepted to military service academies

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) recognized 15 students from the 11th congressional district that have been accepted...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by William, on Jun 7, 2011 at 6:31 am | 1 comment | 1808 Views

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Charlotte Wood Middle School sets up fund for Williams family

Charlotte Wood Middle School has set up a fund to pay for the hospital bills for one of its teachers who was seriously injured...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by Shara Waybright, on Aug 6, 2011 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 2528 Views

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DVHS Academic Boosters partner with Unique Treasures Boutique

Shop at UNIQUE TREASURES BOUTIQUE @ 6966 Village Parkway, Dublin and benefit Academic Boosters fundraiser by mentioning the...

Original post made by UNIQUE TREASURES BOUTIQUE on Nov. 5, 2011
Last comment by UNIQUE TREASURES BOUTIQUE, on Nov 10, 2011 at 5:10 pm | 1 comment | 1898 Views

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Haunted house makes thousands for local schools

Granny's parlor looks the same as it has for years: faded carpets, bookshelves lined with yellow-paged tomes and a rocking...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by Phyllis Roach, on Nov 9, 2011 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 1878 Views

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Dad's Night at SRVHS tonight

San Ramon Valley High School will host a "Dad's Night" tonight at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 7, in the library at the school....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by SRV parent, on Dec 7, 2011 at 7:43 am | 1 comment | 1623 Views

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Danville Boy Scout honored with Congressional medal

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) presented Scott Talley with the award Wednesday; Talley worked in four core areas...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2012
Last comment by Miranda Momma, on Jan 18, 2012 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1610 Views

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Support the John Baldwin's Cougar Education Fund's Bid for Kids 2012 by becoming a Sponsor

Support the John Baldwin Cougar Education Fund's Bid for Kids 2012 Auction by becoming a Sponsor What: The Bid...

Original post made by Emily Wetmore on Jan. 18, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 25, 2012 at 12:59 pm | 1 comment | 1467 Views

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Seattle search firm sought superintendent, convinced Enoch to apply

Superintendent Steve Enoch didn't go looking for a new job after announcing his retirement from the San Ramon Valley Unified...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Wondering, on Apr 23, 2012 at 11:42 am | 1 comment | 1495 Views

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District announces classified employees of the year

San Ramon Valley Unified School District recently announced its classified employees of the year -- those important staff...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Tango, on May 11, 2012 at 1:28 pm | 1 comment | 1829 Views

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Classes cut? Not for dedicated Harvest Park teacher

Cuts that eliminated special summer school programs for gifted students weren't enough to stop Lynn Gatehouse, a teacher...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by Grandma, on Aug 6, 2012 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 1673 Views

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Enter the high school writers contest and workshop

The California Writers Club Tri-Valley Branch will sponsor its second annual High School Writers Contest and Workshop from...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2013
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin-Brown, on Jan 30, 2013 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 1580 Views

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For 2/7 SRVHS puts a modern spin on 'The Crucible'

San Ramon Valley High will perform an experimental take on Arthur Miller's "The Crucible," a drama about the Puritan purge...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Feb 23, 2013 at 7:53 pm | 1 comment | 1487 Views
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