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Approaching Math With Pragmatism: Review, Resiliency and Financial Literacy

Approaching Math With Pragmatism: Review, Resiliency and Financial Literacy

October 24, 2017

When math teacher Betty Yamasaki heard from junior college representatives that incoming college freshmen ...

ASB Organizes Fire Relief Drive

Daniela Gloster, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017

Filed under Issue-2, News

Los Altos, Mountain View and Alta Vista High Schools are working together to collect supplies for people affected in the recent wildfires in Mendocino, Napa and Sonoma counties. The drive follows the cancellation of the Homecoming Parade and postponement of the football game due to air pollution from the fires. ASB aimed to...

Transfer Policy From Los Altos to MVHS Proposed

Transfer Policy From Los Altos to MVHS Proposed

October 23, 2017

Superintendent Jeff Harding has proposed an intradistrict transfer policy that would open 78 slots to stu...

Los Altos Hills Mayor Proposes ZIP Code Changes

Los Altos Hills Mayor Proposes ZIP Code Changes

October 23, 2017

Los Altos Hills Mayor Gary Waldeck has announced plans to change the ZIP codes of Los Altos and Los ...

Conversation About Double Block Schedule Continues

Conversation About Double Block Schedule Continues

October 23, 2017

Staff, administration and parents are debating the possible expansion of the current block schedule t...

Los Altos to Display STEM Opportunities at Fair

Los Altos to Display STEM Opportunities at Fair

October 15, 2017

Los Altos will host its first STEM Fair near the 600 wing tomorrow at lunch. The fair will feature ST...

Homecoming Parade Canceled; Football Game Postponed Due to Wildfires

Homecoming Parade Canceled; Football Game Postponed Due to Wildfires

October 12, 2017

The Homecoming Parade was canceled and the football game was postponed to Thursday, November 9, at 2:3...

Math Teacher Betty Yamasaki Wins Teacher of the Year Award

Math Teacher Betty Yamasaki Wins Teacher of the Year Award

October 10, 2017

Math teacher Betty Yamasaki received the 2017 Teacher of the Year Award for the MVLA School District an...

Facilities Plan Proposes Two-Story Classroom Structure, Student Services Building

Facilities Plan Proposes Two-Story Classroom Structure, Student Services Building

October 7, 2017

The MVLA School District unveiled a proposal at a planning meeting Wednesday to create a two-story student s...

Egan Classroom Fire Prompts Investigation

Egan Classroom Fire Prompts Investigation

October 6, 2017

A fire at Egan Junior High School last weekend almost destroyed an entire classroom after a boarding lock...

District Approves 2017-2018 Budget

District Approves 2017-2018 Budget

October 3, 2017

The MVLA School Board this June approved the 2017-2018 school year budget. Continuing a trend from previou...

After Banner Year, Robotics Sees Major Expansion

After Banner Year, Robotics Sees Major Expansion

September 29, 2017

Following the Los Altos Robotics team’s unprecedented first place victory at the Ventura Regional last ye...

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