Schools Brief: Astrophysicist’s talk set for today

Schools Briefs

Nobel Prize recipient John C. Mather, senior project scientist on the James Webb Space Telescope, is scheduled to deliver an illustrated, nontechnical presentation, “Cosmic Instability: How a Smooth Early Universe Grew into Everyone You Know,” 7 p.m. today on YouTube.

Schools Briefs: Parent and volunteer info sessions

Schools Briefs

Montclaire offers new-parent info night

Montclaire Elementary School is scheduled to host its annual kindergarten and new-parent information meeting 7-8:30 p.m. Monday (Jan. 11) via Zoom.

Los Altos announces playgrounds are back open

Los Altos is reopening playgrounds for the first time since they were closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic in March, city officials said in a press release Friday.

Schools Briefs: National Merit, Kiwanis scholarship

Schools Briefs

National Merit program reveals semifinalists

The National Merit Scholarship Program last month released the names of the approximately 50 local semifinalists who earned top scores on their 2019 PSAT.

Schools Briefs: Hurd appointed to Menlo board, Foothill alum wins prize

Schools Briefs

Former BCS president joins Menlo board

Joe Hurd, former board president of Bullis Charter School, last month joined the board of trustees at Menlo College, a four-year private school in Atherton.

Schools Briefs: Alumni picnic canceled, fashion show scheduled

Schools Briefs

Annual alumni picnic canceled

This year’s annual MVUHS Eagle Alumni Day Picnic, scheduled Saturday, has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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