Many local parents continue to support 5th-grade teacher in 'Duct Tape' case
Many local parents continue to support a Moraga teacher in what is being referred to as "the duct tape story" despite an editorial in another local newspaper that claimed the teacher lied.
By Sophie Braccini
Campolindo High School Presents 'Beauty and the Beast'
"Be Our Guest!" and step into the magical world of the modern classic, Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," presented by Campolindo High School. Follow the "tale as old as time" as the Beast encounters Belle and races to break the spell and return to his former self with ...Submitted by Sachi Enochty
Lamorinda teams advance in Odyssey of the Mind competitions
Many local teams competed in the Odyssey of the Mind Bay Area Regional Tournament at Concord High School on March 4. Four teams from Orinda and two from Moraga are advancing to the State Tournament at Heritage High School in Brentwood on March 25.
Submitted by John Inouye
LAC honors young local artists
The energy and excitement was palpable as close to 300 student artists and their families awaited the announcement of this year's winners of the High School Visual Arts Competition hosted by the Lamorinda Arts Council.
By Kara Navolio
College financial aid awards and scholarships - getting your best offer
Comparing student aid packages and figuring out the true affordability of any particular college can be both challenging and confusing. The essential first steps are to distinguish quality from quantity (more is not necessarily better) and to separate free money ...By Elizabeth LaScala
Campolindo wins Regional Academic Decathlon for the seventh straight year
At the energy-filled Academic Decathlon Awards Reception Feb. 8, it was announced that Campolindo High School won the 2017 East County Regional Academic Decathlon for the seventh straight year. Acalanes High School placed second place, and Freedom High School, third. ...Submitted by Jonathan B. Lance
Winner of the iKind poster contest awarded
Last fall the Campolindo Leo Club, a community service club, conducted a poster contest to increase student awareness of bullying and depression. Working closely with the Campolindo High School administration, the Leo Club invited students to participate in the contest ...Submitted by Bob Murtagh
Del Rey students make their own Wild Thing
Fifty years after the musical group Troggs sang about "Wild Thing," a group of Del Rey School students gave life to a Wild Thing of their own.
Their white welded metal sculpture is ...By Cathy Dausman
Miramonte's Theater-in-Education makes an impact at Orinda Intermediate
Do transgender kids change their names?
Why did you put labels on each other?
Do you wish you had stood ...By Sora O'Doherty
Miramonte students take Harvard by storm
Under the direction of Law and Society teacher Mike Rose, the Miramonte High School Model UN club scored big at the international competition held at Harvard University last month.
Three ...By John T. Miller
Campo Freshman a Fresh Face on NYC Fashion Runway
While many of Angelina Louie's peers wore heels to their middle school promotion, she chose Converse sneakers.
Angelina is still two years away from her high school prom and is not yet ...By Cathy Dausman