Principal changes for Moraga
Joaquin Moraga Assistant Principal Brian Sullivan has been hired to replace retiring Elaine Frank as principal of Donald Rheem Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year. The Moraga School Board also hired Stephanie Richards as principal of Los Perales Elementary ...By Sora O'Doherty
New AUHSD schedule hopes to broaden scope of student learning
Students at the Acalanes Union High School District will be greeted by a new bell schedule and a modified block schedule when they return to school on Monday, Aug 21.
The schedule is a ...By John T. Miller
Pack up some legal documents when your child goes to college
Did you know that once children turn 18, parents lose the legal authority to make decisions for them? An individual who has reached the age of 18 is considered an adult in the eyes of the law. This includes the loss of parental ability to access educational i ...By Elizabeth LaScala, Ph.D.
Mark Kindhouse resigns, opening a vacancy on the Lafayette School District board
The Lafayette School District board ...By Pippa Fisher
Orinda Academy says Congratulations to its 2017 graduates
Orinda Academy congratulates the Class of 2017 and wishes them well for a prosperous future.
Some of its graduates will be embarking on Gap Year projects while others will attend college ...Submitted by Janet Harrisson
Stanley principal moves on but stays local as OUSD Director of Curriculum
Although Stanley Middle School is losing its principal of 10 years David Schrag, the Orinda Union School District is happy to be gaining from his decision to accept the position as Director of Curriculum and Instruction for the district.
By Pippa Fisher
Acalanes High School says goodbye to beloved administrative assistant
Acalanes High School will be losing a vital cog in the operation of the campus when LeeAnn Martini retires at the end of this month.
Martini has been with Acalanes for seven years as the ...By John T. Miller
Dell'Aquila retires after 26 years at Miramonte
Asked to name the person who most impacted his coaching philosophy, former Miramonte Athletics Director Vince Dell'Aquila, who just retired after 26 years at the school, didn't hesitate to answer.
By Karl Buscheck
Getting healthy at Acalanes
Acalanes High School held its first wellness Faire in April. There were booths for all types of assistance in keeping youths healthy and happy. There was even musical accompaniment by Acalanes musicians. The school hopes to make this successful event an annual ...Submitted by Graham Wiseman
LPIE throws thank you Party in the Park
Families enjoyed a carefree afternoon in the Lafayette Plaza Park June 4, picnicking and playing, listening to music, with snacks and fun activities all provided by Lafayette Partners in Education as a celebration of community and for their support for the children in ...By Pippa Fisher
Lamorinda celebrates its graduates
It's that time of year again when a parent's tears flow as quickly as mortar board hats fill the sky.
Graduation 2017 from Acalanes, Campolindo and Miramonte was no different, as the ...Peggy Spear