Mountain View High School welcomes new principal

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Mountain View High School students will have a new principal when classes start up in the fall.

LASD and BCS agree to extend facilities deal

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The Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School have agreed to extend their current facilities deal for two years.

The Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School have agreed to extend their current facilities deal for two years in light of the coronavirus pandemic.

Racist Instagram post connected to recent St. Francis grads

Officials at St. Francis High School were doing damage control Friday after discovering a racist Instagram post mocking George Floyd's death that administrators say was connected with recent graduates.

LASD votes to extend BCS facilities deal through 2023

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Under the extension of the facilities agreement, Bullis Charter School would remain split between Egan Junior High School, above, and Blach Intermediate School.

Facing financial and operational upheaval caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the Los Altos School District Board of Trustees voted unanimously last week to approve a two-year extension of the current facilities agreement with Bullis Charter School.

LAHS staff distribute funds to families in need

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Los Altos High School counseling secretary Mayté Vallado hands a family gift cards to help buy food and other necessities.

As the pandemic drags on, the economic reality of furloughs and layoffs is forcing some local families to make tough decisions.

County lifts ban on car parades

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Almond School hosted a car parade April 29. The Los Altos School District later learned that the events were prohibited under Santa Clara County's shelter-in-place order. The county has now reversed course and parades will once again be allowed, beginning Friday (May 22).

Car parades will once again be allowed in Santa Clara County, starting Friday (May 22), a reversal of the county’s previous ban.


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