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Grant K-8 Students Participate in Safety – Cone Zone – Guards

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
Grant K-8 Students Participate in Safety – Cone Zone – Guards

  This past month I got to watch Grant K-8 students who are participating in a very important school safety program. They are helping to keep students and parents safe from vehicular accidents. Alicia Burnes, a mother of one of the students at Grant K-8, shared with me the importance of the program and gratitude […]

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Our New House of Books

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

I love libraries, all kinds of libraries. I love the Library of Congress and I love the little Mission Hills branch on Washington Street. It was with this love that I eagerly anticipated the opening of our brand new central library, and it is all I hoped for and more. The day of my first […]

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Grant School Family Science Night

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Grant School Family Science Night

  Bring your sleuthing skills for a Night of Forensics at the Grant K-8 School Family Science Night. This free event takes place from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., Friday, October 4. Come mingle with your neighbors and friends in the Grant School community. Meet intriguing guests for a night to remember. Connect the clues. Have […]

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Silver Gate Elementary School’s Annual Harvest Festival Returns

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Silver Gate Elementary School’s Annual Harvest Festival Returns

  Silver Gate Elementary School, located at 1499 Venice Street in Point Loma, presents its Annual Harvest Festival from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, October 18 and is open to the public. Guests are invited to join the games, food, laser tag and other Halloween fun activities. The event features a Halloween costume contest, haunted […]

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SDSU Community Music School Offers Music and Dance Lessons

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
SDSU Community Music School Offers Music and Dance Lessons

  The SDSU Community Music School, a program of the San Diego State University School of Music and Dance, is designed to serve both the University community and the San Diego region by providing high-quality, accessible and diverse music and dance instruction for everyone. Master teachers specialize in providing the basics to beginners as well […]

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What Now? Getting on With the Show!

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
What Now?  Getting on With the Show!

  Just for fun, think over the musicals you’ve seen and loved.   Here’s a little launch:  The “Fantastics,”  “Dames at Sea,” “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” “Good News; No, No, Nanette”; and “Promises, Promises.”  Add dozens more, and you’ve probably named many of the shows that Rick Simas has produced, and/or directed, or […]

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“Drive for Success” Campaign to Help Homeless Kids Across the Region

| August 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
“Drive for Success” Campaign to Help Homeless Kids Across the Region

  Approximately 17,400 school-aged children in San Diego County identified their family as being homeless during the 2011-12 school year. To assist students in this predicament, the San Diego Office of Education (SDCOE) has partnered with local businesses and government agencies for the Drive for Success campaign to provide over 4,500 homeless children across the […]

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Francis Parker Graduate Receives Degree from Northwestern University

| August 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Joseph Celentino, of Mission Hills, has received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Northwestern University School of Communication. Celentino, a graduate of Francis Parker School, was a Communication Studies major. He received Communication Studies Departmental Honors, was a Dean’s List student and School of Communication Century Scholar and was a member of Lambda Pi […]

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Grant Campus Master Plan Presentation

| July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Grant Campus Master Plan Presentation

  This past June, parents of Mission Hills’ Grant Campus students, school administrators, neighbors and elected officials, attended a master planning meeting that was held in the school auditorium. School Board Member Richard Barrera and Council President Todd Gloria were present to see the final master plan design and offer their comments. One of of […]

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Warren-Walker Middle School Student Earns Notable Baseball Honors

| July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Warren-Walker Middle School Student Earns Notable Baseball Honors

  Warren-Walker Middle School student, Anthony Hall from Ocean Beach, has been selected by Team USA Baseball to play on the 12U team in the World Championships in Taipei, Taiwan. Hall, age 12, has attended Warren-Walker School since kindergarten began playing baseball at the age of four at Tecolote Youth Baseball. He currently plays in […]

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