Schools Briefs for the week of Oct. 31

MVLA hosts Math Night for future students

The Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District has scheduled its second Math Night for the families of future high schoolers 6:30 p.m. Nov. 27 in Los Altos High’s Eagle Theater, 201 Almond Ave.

The event – designed for the families of kindergartners through eighth-graders who will attend Mountain View High or Los Altos High – will provide information on math pathways available to students and details on computer science and engineering courses.

Student seeks submissions for literary magazine

Los Altos High School student Mira Chiruvolu seeks submissions for The Hive, a literary magazine she recently launched to highlight and discover new writers, artists and authors from all over the world.

All genres and forms of writing (fiction, poetry, creative writing and journalism) and art (for the website and cover art) are eligible for submission.

Email submissions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For more information, visit

MV nursery school sponsors 5K & Tot Trot

Mountain View Parent Nursery School has scheduled its annual Down by the Bay 5K & Tot Trot Sunday at Baylands Park, 999 East Caribbean Drive, Sunnyvale. The Tot Trot will begin at 9 a.m. and the 5K at 9:35 a.m.

Cost is $35 for the 5K, $15 for the Tot Trot (ages 8 and under).

To register, visit

For more information, call (408) 663-1676 or visit

Living Classroom recruits docents

Volunteer docents are needed for the Los Altos School District’s Living Classroom program, which delivers hands-on, garden-based lessons to students throughout the school year.

No experience is necessary, and all materials are provided.

For more information, call 947-1103, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit

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