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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rallying support to reopen schools

Neighborhood representatives in northeast Mountain View are prepared to lay out several proposals at Thursday's Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2014
Last comment by jane, 6 hours ago | 4 comments | 660 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whisman-Slater residents want schools reopened

I need to voice my concern and raise awareness to the residents of Mountain View regarding the lack of a walkable neighborhood...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Uhoh, on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:48 pm | 6 comments | 143 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Startup event attracts middle school students

Students were introduced to the world of startups at weekend-long workshop at Crittenden Middle School. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by James, on Apr 14, 2014 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 863 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community Briefs

<B>Rallying support to reopen schools Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/04/11/community-briefs...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jessica Gandhi, on Apr 12, 2014 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 90 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four more arrests in house party arson case

Mountain View police announced Thursday morning that four more people have been arrested in connection with the illicit parties...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by Not excited about rape, on Apr 11, 2014 at 7:49 am | 8 comments | 3311 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police, high school to hold forum on teen drug use

In the wake of a recent drug overdose by a Mountain View student, the Mountain View Police Department will be hosting a joint...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2014
Last comment by Ella, on Apr 9, 2014 at 3:25 am | 1 comment | 515 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

14 arrested in connection with arson fire

Police have arrested 14 people in connection with a fire that burned a house in the 1700 block of Fordham Way in the early...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Ed, on Apr 8, 2014 at 11:10 am | 101 comments | 13617 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parent struggles with teens' marijuana use

The April 3 forum on "designer drugs" at Mountain View High High School is fine but what we really need is a forum on "regular"...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by Calm One, on Apr 4, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 1 comment | 140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spartan Robotics on a winning streak

The robotics team at Mountain View High School went undefeated at the Sacramento regional competition last month. Running...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by Lew L, on Apr 4, 2014 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 3286 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVPD arrests 14 local teenagers for arson, auto theft, burglary, and drug dealing

Massive roundup of local perps after the Fordham Way house arson fire. All of the perps are teenagers from Mountain View...

Original post made by parent on Mar. 25, 2014
There are no comments yet. 59 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Young Children's Spring Faire

YOU’RE INVITED to a Waldorf spring celebration for young children (nursery and kindergarten ages). Saturday, May 3 10am...

Original post made by Waldorf School of the Peninsula on Mar. 24, 2014
There are no comments yet. 58 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New drug suspected in teen's overdose

Local authorities suspect a relatively new drug to be responsible for the apparent overdose of a high school student from...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 17, 2014 at 2:03 am | 12 comments | 3814 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Study: the downside of too much homework

A survey of more than 4,000 students from ten high-performing high schools showed that excessive homework produces unhealthy...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by College, on Mar 16, 2014 at 12:32 pm | 10 comments | 2271 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Arts programs benefit STEM students, too

Advocates for STEM education are quick to cite their facts and figures about career choices and earnings, but they miss a...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 15, 2014 at 8:59 am | 2 comments | 291 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

College Board taps Khan Academy in SAT overhaul

A local web-based education company is at the center of number of major changes planned for the SAT. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2014
Last comment by Captain James T. Kirk, on Mar 14, 2014 at 11:07 am | 4 comments | 2746 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bringing back wrestling

A group of local parents are prepared to go to the mat in support of a proposal to bring back Mountain View High School's...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by Bob Capriles, on Mar 1, 2014 at 5:50 pm | 5 comments | 613 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jose Antonio Vargas' life 'Documented'

Last night's presentation of Jose Antonio Vargas' new film was not the first, but it may have been the most significant for...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Bummer, on Feb 16, 2014 at 1:27 pm | 14 comments | 2659 Views

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League banners get a sporting chance outside schools

A unanimous decision by members of the Mountain View Whisman School District board will open up a couple of visible new spots...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Feb 12, 2014 at 10:21 pm | 5 comments | 2230 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Waldorf School of the Peninsula Parent-Child Classes Enrolling Now!

At Our Los Altos Campus... Spring Session Starts March 10th! Our Parenting with Heart series is designed to empower...

Original post made by Waldorf School of the Peninsula on Feb. 12, 2014
There are no comments yet. 283 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whisman area neighbors want local school

The stage is set for a battle between the Mountain View Whisman School District and a group of residents living in northeastern...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 10, 2014 at 5:39 pm | 19 comments | 3128 Views
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