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Popular grades app removed from app store

Popular grades app removed from app store

May 22, 2018

In April, many Los Altos students opened the Grades app to find a message from its creator, Adrien Truong...

Caterpillars invade Bay Area: We’ll survive, but the trees won’t

Caterpillars invade Bay Area: We’ll survive, but the trees won’t

May 22, 2018

The bestselling children’s book, “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” tells the story of a caterpilla...

MVLA trustee’s comment meets criticism

MVLA trustee’s comment meets criticism

May 22, 2018

MVLA School Board member Sanjay Dave received backlash after the April 16 school board meeting from di...

Thank You Ms. Evans; We’ll Miss You

Thank You Ms. Evans; We’ll Miss You

April 24, 2018

Carol Evans believes in you. That’s the main thing students remember — it’s why they cite being ...

Mental Health, Wellness Resources On Campus Expand

Mental Health, Wellness Resources On Campus Expand

April 24, 2018

In the past two years, the number of referrals of students to the counseling department has increased from 4...

Math Modeling Team Advances to New York City

Math Modeling Team Advances to New York City

April 24, 2018

Over 14 consecutive hours, a team of five seniors used a combination of statistics and creative thin...

Robotics Reaches Semifinals Despite Building Delays

Robotics Reaches Semifinals Despite Building Delays

April 24, 2018

Although hamstrung by mechanical issues and a delayed build season, the Los Altos Robotics Team placed ...

AP Success Expands Research, Readies AVID Summer Program

AP Success Expands Research, Readies AVID Summer Program

April 24, 2018

AP Success this school year has continued to explore new ways to create an inclusive classroom environm...

Los Altos Remains Safe After Potential Threat to Diversity Assembly

Los Altos Remains Safe After Potential Threat to Diversity Assembly

April 6, 2018

The Diversity Assembly this morning proceeded without incidence, after potential safety concerns were ...

Police Investigating Potential Threat to Diversity Assembly; Assembly to Continue With Increased Police Presence

Police Investigating Potential Threat to Diversity Assembly; Assembly to Continue With Increased Police Presence

April 5, 2018

Los Altos administration yesterday received an anonymous note from a student who allegedly overheard...

District Proposes Wage Hike for Substitutes

District Proposes Wage Hike for Substitutes

March 26, 2018

The MVLA School Board today heard information about a recommendation to increase the full day pay fo...

Advanced Computer Science Course to be Offered Next Year

Advanced Computer Science Course to be Offered Next Year

March 21, 2018

Los Altos next year will team up with Foothill College to offer a new college-level computer science ...

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