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School Stories

Stories and Information on local schools and students

Teacher and Classified Employee of the Year
7 days ago

Teacher and Classified Employee of the Year

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Del Mar Union School District (DMUSD) has named Melissa Davis of Ashley Falls Elementary School the 2020 District Teacher of the Year, and Jennifer Yamate, assistant manager of the After …
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Students Excel in NHD-CA Competition
1 week ago

Students Excel in NHD-CA Competition

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Sycamore Ridge School students Henry Hou, Sophia Hu, and Ethan Leem were named runners-up in the Elementary Division Group Poster category at the 2019 National History Day California State Level …
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PTMS Team Takes Home Second in State Competition
1 week ago

PTMS Team Takes Home Second in State Competition

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Math Counts

A team of four students from the Pacific Trails Middle School (PTMS) Math League – consisting of Ethan Song, Grace Wang, Justin Luo, and Tony Qu – took …
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Local Team Competes in Robotics
2 months ago

Local Team Competes in Robotics

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A team of seventh through 10th grade students from Carmel Valley Middle School, Earl Warren Middle School, and Torrey Pines High School excelled in the 2018-2019 FIRST Tech Challenge season, …
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SDUHSD Classified School Employee of the Year
2 months ago

SDUHSD Classified School Employee of the Year

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San Dieguito Union High School District (SDUHSD) has named Debbie Johnson, Administrative Assistant II for Technology Services, the 2019 Classified School Employee of the Year (CSEY). Debbie has been part …
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TPHS Students Present Business Ideas at PitchFest
2 months ago

TPHS Students Present Business Ideas at PitchFest

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Budding Entrepreneurs

Over 50 juniors and seniors from Torrey Pines High School (TPHS) attended Junior Achievement’s (JA) PitchFest in February, an event that allows young adults to pitch their business …
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CVMS Team Places First in Math Contest
2 months ago

CVMS Team Places First in Math Contest

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National Win

The Carmel Valley Middle School (CVMS) Math League placed first in the middle school category at the Fall Start Up Event, a national mathematics contest administered by National …
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CCA Team Wins Garibaldi Bowl
2 months ago

CCA Team Wins Garibaldi Bowl

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Students from Canyon Crest Academy (CCA) recently won a regional ocean science academic competition, the Garibaldi Bowl, which is part of the National Ocean Sciences Bowl (NOSB). The competition tests …
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Speech Trek Winners
4 months ago

Speech Trek Winners

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The American Association of University Women (AAUW) Poway-Peñasquitos branch’s first annual Speech Trek contest asked students to write and present five-minute speeches on the topic, “How Can We Eliminate Violence …
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2019 Don Diego Scholarships
4 months ago

2019 Don Diego Scholarships

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Applications are open for the Don Diego Scholarship Foundation’s 2019 scholarships, offering a total of $66,000 to 28 outstanding students who reside in San Diego County and have participated in …
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