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Stories and Information on local schools and students

DMUSD Receives Generous Donation
2 years ago

DMUSD Receives Generous Donation

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The Del Mar Schools Education Foundation (DMSEF) President Ty Humes and Vice President of Marketing Andrew Zack presented the Del Mar Union School District (DMUSD) a check for $1,270,000. The …
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Awarding Scholars
2 years ago

Awarding Scholars

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Nonprofit Encourages Students to Pursue Higher Education

Solana Beach-based Casa de Amistad awarded scholarships to six graduating high school seniors who have shown commitment to the organization and who plan …
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DMUSD Employees of the Year 
2 years ago

DMUSD Employees of the Year 

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The Del Mar Union School District (DMUSD) announced Lauri Carpenter as the 2016 Teacher of the Year Candidate for the San Diego County Teacher of the Year Program, and Carlos …
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STEAM+ Family Night
2 years ago

STEAM+ Family Night

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Full Steam Ahead DMUSD Families Visit Campuses To Learn About New Learning Approach

The Del Mar Unified School District (DUMSD) recently made a huge effort to introduce parents to STEAM+, …
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Del Mar Pines School’s New Building
2 years ago

Del Mar Pines School’s New Building

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Del Mar Pines School, a leading private kindergarten through sixth grade school in Carmel Valley, has announced the completion of its new two-story building. A new building was a long time dream …
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In Support of Girls Worldwide
2 years ago

In Support of Girls Worldwide

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The Grauer School recently hosted a screening of the documentary Girl Rising, put together by the school’s Girls Rising Club.The club asked for a donation of $5 to attend the screening. …
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CCA and TPHS Rank As Top Schools
2 years ago

CCA and TPHS Rank As Top Schools

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Niche, a free online resource for those who need help deciding what communities to live in or what schools to attend, recently released its 2016 list of Best Public High …
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CCA Students Take Top Honors in Little Italy’s Annual Chalk Art Competition
2 years ago

CCA Students Take Top Honors in Little Italy’s Annual Chalk Art Competition

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Chalk It Up

In October, Little Italy opened its streets to San Diego residents and over 120,000 visitors to celebrate the country’s largest Italian homecoming – FESTA! This year the …
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Don Diego Gives Back 
2 years ago

Don Diego Gives Back 

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The Don Diego Scholarship Foundation has announced that they will be offering a total of $44,000 in college scholarships to 14 outstanding high school seniors in 2016. This marks the …
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Excellence in Academics
3 years ago

Excellence in Academics

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Alyssa Newman, a senior at The Grauer School, has been named a Commended Student in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit …
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