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08 Dec: Local Artists Teach Sunnyvale Students

Sunnyvale School District provides arts education in all eight elementary schools by contracting with Starting Arts, an organization that recruits and trains artists to teach in classrooms. Each class receives six 30-minute sessions of instruction from Starting Arts artists, who…

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08 Dec: Healthy Holiday Ideas for Families

Sunnyvale School District’s Child Nutrition consultant, Gail Burke, shares creative holiday celebration ideas that are healthy and fun. Halloween parties do not have to be sugar-fests and Thanksgiving feasts do not have to be overly fattening. You can even help…

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01 Sep: Sunnyvale Board of Education Elections

There are two Board of Education positions open for election in November 2011. The following candidates will be running for these seats: Nancy Newkirk (incumbent) Reid Myers John Mumy The League of Women Voters of Cupertino/Sunnyvale is sponsoring a Candidates’…

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01 Sep: Playworks

A grant from El Camino Hospital  helps support the Playworks program at Bishop and San Miguel Schools. Playworks is a national nonprofit organization that supports learning by providing safe, healthy and inclusive play and physical activity to schools at recess…

Summer School 2011

01 Sep: Summer School 2011: In STEP

Sunnyvale School District has continued to offer summer school classes designed to help students reach grade-level proficiency.  For the past two years,  Sunnyvale School District has partnered with Stanford University’s Teacher Education Program (STEP), to offer a comprehensive summer school…

26 Aug: Welcome to the District Digest!

I am pleased to introduce the DISTRICT DIGEST, an online newsletter produced by the Sunnyvale School District. Through the DISTRICT DIGEST, we will provide information to parents and Sunnyvale residents on programs, happenings and issues affecting our neighborhood schools, the district,…