Section: Education

Rave reviews for new middle school web sites

Rave reviews for new middle school web sites

Keeping up with Sonoma Valley students just got a little bit easier, thanks to new web sites at both Adele Harrison and Altimira middle... Continue

Potential new funding model could mean worse news for school budget

Potential new funding model could mean worse news for school budget

As the school district grapples with yet more impending cuts to the budget, the Governor’s office is introducing plans for a potential... Continue

Project GROW – year three

Project GROW – year three

Sonoma Valley High School students build nesting boxes at Bouverie Preserve as part of Project GROW. Over the course of the past three... Continue

Financial literacy seminars offered by SVTS and local bankers

Financial literacy seminars offered by SVTS and local bankers

Omar Barrigan, a U.S. Bank personal banker, answers a question from Ari Encarnacion during the recently held financial literacy seminar... Continue

Mood somber as school board approves cuts for 2012-2013

Mood somber as school board approves cuts for 2012-2013

In the end, the cuts came down as planned and not one single person in the room was happy about it. At stake? Some $2.6 million in... Continue

Financial literacy seminar offered for teens

Financial literacy seminar offered for teens

Local bank managers will team up the Sonoma Valley Teen Services to offer a series of financial literacy seminars fo teens. Pictured... Continue

School board meeting addresses cuts

School board meeting addresses cuts

Tuesday night’s school board meeting brought more uncertain news for the education budget as trustees and administrators grappled... Continue

Youth of the Year to be selected

Youth of the Year to be selected

The Boys & Girls Clubs 2011 Youth of the Year candidates are, from left to right: Gemma Bolaños, Anelyn Burquez, Ely Hernandez... Continue

Wizbots move on to regional championships

Wizbots move on to regional championships

The Wizbotz team found success at a First Lego League competition recently. They are, from left to right, top row: Andrew Powers,... Continue

The Presentation School approach

The Presentation School approach

Eighth graders from the Presentation School visited the migrant worker camp run by La Luz. The students interviewed the workers in... Continue