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News Digest: Women's March, Workouts for Ofc. Henricksen & Cultural celebration  Pleasanton Weekly

Women's rights advocates are set to participate in a Women's March in Pleasanton next weekend, joining hundreds of other similar events across the nation.



Pleasanton Preps: Sad situation with Amador Valley girls basketball  Pleasanton Weekly

Editor's note: A previous version of this Pleasanton Preps column erroneously stated that a private investigator's report was sent to Amador Valley High School ...



Pleasanton High Schools Ranked In 2019 Niche List  Pleasanton, CA Patch

PLEASANTON, CA — Alameda County high schools received their latest report card last week, as Niche.com released its 2019 rankings of the best public high ...



Pleasanton Students to Hold 'Mr. Amador' Beauty Pageant for Charity  NBC Bay Area

Students from Pleasanton's Amador Valley High School are hosting a beauty pageant-auction in the name of charity.



National Honors for Amador Senior  Livermore Independent

Nicole Zhang, a 2018 graduate of Amador Valley High School, has been recognized as one of the country's most outstanding high school leaders by The ...



We the People: Pleasanton High Schools Heading to National Competition  Livermore Independent

For the first time in the Pleasanton Unified School District (PUSD) history, both Amador Valley High School and Foothill High School competitive civics teams will ...



Amador Valley High School Named 2017 National Blue Ribbon School  Patch.com

Amador Valley HS Named 2017 Blue Ribbon School - Pleasanton, CA - This national award affirms the hard work of educators, families and communities in ...



Amador Valley H.S. To Celebrate New Sports Field At Ribbon-Cutting  Patch.com

Amador Valley H.S. To Celebrate New Sports Field - Pleasanton, CA - The ribbon-cutting will be Sept. 1 during "Friday Night Lights" games with a performance ...



Beloved Former Amador Valley High Teacher Dies  Patch.com

'Beloved' Former Amador Valley High School Teacher - Pleasanton, CA - The community, devastated by the tragic loss, is rallying to raise money for Eric Thiel's ...



Amador Valley High Students Compete in We the People Competition  Patch.com

Amador Valley Students Compete in 'We the People' - Pleasanton, CA - Pleasanton Unified Schools congratulate the Amador Valley HS competitive civics team ...



Foothill, Amador Valley Finish in Top Four Nationally  Livermore Independent

Amador Valley and Foothill High School competitive civics team finished among the top four teams in the National 'We the People' competition held in ...



Pleasanton High Comp Civics Teams Earn Spot At National Comp.  Patch.com

Pleasanton High Comp Civics Teams Go To Nationals - Pleasanton, CA - Both Amador Valley and Foothill High School competitive civics teams will represent ...



School overcrowding an urgent issue, PUSD staff say  Pleasanton Weekly

Enrollment talk featured prominently at the three-hour-plus Pleasanton Unified School District board meeting Tuesday night, as trustees received the most ...



Amador Valley High School Wins the EBAL Girls Golf Championship Tournament  Livermore Independent

Amador Valley High School won the EBAL Championship on Monday (Oct 15th) at Tilden Park Golf Course. Ten teams in the East Bay Athletic league battled for ...



Meet the New Amador Valley High School Principal  Patch.com

Pleasanton, CA - Michael Williams will serve as principal beginning July 1 after two years as vice principal at Amador Valley.



Amador Wind Ensemble Draws Praise for Carnegie Hall Performance  Livermore Independent

The Amador Valley High School Wind Ensemble with 95 kids, under the direction of Mr Jonathan Grantham and Mr Patrick Dandrea visited New York and ...



Around Pleasanton: Amador, Foothill High to present ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’  East Bay Times

At school, they're ordinary teenagers balancing homework, exams and a social life, but after school these students transform into zoot-suited, bob-haired ...



Pleasanton parents host 'Angst' screening in son's memory  Pleasanton Weekly

Editor's note: Anyone in need of support can contact Crisis Support Services of Alameda County's 24-hour confidential crisis line at 800-309-2131 or ...



Longtime Amador teacher Eric Thiel dies | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Eric Thiel, a science teacher at Amador Valley High School who had been with the Pleasanton school district since 1985, died Saturday from an unspecified ...



Amador Valley Volleyball - The Independent: Sports Photos  Livermore Independent

Amador Valley High School varsity volleyball team swept all three sets from James Logan in the second round of the Division 1 North Coast Section Boys' ...



After teen’s suicide, Pleasanton family advocates for mental health awareness  East Bay Times

PLEASANTON — The death of 14-year-old Zachary Nimmo is still *fresh*; the pain in his father's blue eyes is palpable. But Zachary wouldn't want his family to sit ...



Pleasanton Preps: Remembering Jeff May, a pioneer for Pleasanton Lacrosse  Pleasanton Weekly

I was jolted this past weekend, learning of the death of Jeff May of Pleasanton, a youth sports coach in this town and someone that helped shape many a young ...



Community of Character Collaborative Announces Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship Recipients  Livermore Independent

Four high school seniors have been selected by the Community of Character Collaborative as recipients of the 2018 Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship.



Amador Valley High School Places 5th in National Math Contest  Patch.com

PLEASANTON, CA- Pleasanton's Amador Valley High School has some of the best high-school mathematicians in the country, as demonstrated by their 5th- ...



Congratulations class of 2018 | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

It's that time of year again, when students across the city conclude their high school chapters amid great fanfare and celebration. More than 1500 seniors ...



Pleasanton: Amador Valley High School student dies  East Bay Times

PLEASANTON — The Pleasanton Unified School District has confirmed that an Amador Valley High School student died Tuesday night. The teen girl died ...



Head of the Class: Williams makes the move at Amador  Pleasanton Weekly

Over the last decade, Mike Williams' career has taken him from the blacktops and gymnasiums where he taught children physical education to the principal's ...



Pleasanton HS Finish In Top 4 of National We the People Finals  Patch.com

Pleasanton HS Finish In Top 4 of National Finals - Pleasanton, CA - Pleasanton was the only school district to have two teams place in the top five.



Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group Announces 2018 Dreammakers and Risktakers Award Recipients  Livermore Independent

Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group, a business-led organization showcasing the regional Tri-Valley ecosystem of innovation and entrepreneurism, honored ...



Garden Club Plant Sale Set for April 7  Livermore Independent

Longer days and warmer weather mean that it's time to take a look at garden areas. A great way to enhance a garden is by purchasing plants at the Livermore ...



Valley Stars: High school civics team places fifth in U.S. contest  East Bay Times

The Pleasanton Unified School District congratulates Amador Valley High School's competitive civics team for finishing in fifth place in the national 'We the ...



New A’s outfielder Stephen Piscotty a popular subject at his old school  The Mercury News

The Stephen Piscotty news traveled fast among the faculty and office staff at Amador Valley High. The A's brought the kid back home. It's been nearly a decade ...



Students Participate in Local Leaders Program  Livermore Independent

“During a rally at Amador Valley High School last year, club officers were given 60 seconds to give the student body an update on what their club was doing,” ...



Amador Valley, Foothill ranked highest in area among top 100 California high schools  Pleasanton Weekly

Foothill and Amador Valley high schools in Pleasanton are among the top 100 best public schools in California, a U.S. News & World Report survey shows.



Foothill High prom facing fundraising shortfalls | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Foothill High School's annual end-of-year dance extravaganzas for the junior and senior classes may see some changes in the spring due to fundraising ...



Season of giving: Nonprofit wish lists to help everyone spread holiday spirit  Pleasanton Weekly

We reached out to Tri-Valley nonprofits this month, and many have provided their wish lists for those residents who want to include them in their gift-giving.



Amador vs. Granada Volleyball - The Independent: Sports Photos  Livermore Independent

Amador Valley High School defeated Granada in girls varsity volleyball at a Thursday September 13th away conference match by a score of 3-0. Pictured are ...



Foothill or Amador? | Town Square | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Not sure if this topic has been discussed already but would love to get other parents' thoughts about our high schools' pluses/minuses. My son will be a ...



Is it just Amador Valley High School? | Town Square | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Does anyone know about the We the people program? I was at a party this afternoon and found out that many students who applied to the "We the People" ...



Nominations For 2018 High School Coach of the Year  Patch.com

Nominations For 2018 High School Coach of the Year - Pleasanton, CA - If you had a coach that served as an inspiration to you, then nominate them for this ...



School board talks overcrowding solutions | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

It was a full house at the Pleasanton school board's special workshop Tuesday night, as trustees and staff talked over how to best address overcrowding in north ...



Livermore High vs. Amador Valley Track - The Independent: Sports Photos  Livermore Independent

Livermore High School and Amador Valley High School squared off in a track and field dual meet on March 30 (Photos - Doug Jorgensen).



Congratulations class of 2017 | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Commence the celebration! Hundreds of seniors graduate from the Pleasanton Unified School District's three high schools this week.



Twenty-One Bay Area Schools in the Top 100 Public High Schools in California: Report  NBC Bay Area

U.S. News ranked all of the public schools in the nation and in the top 100 are schools in Los Altos, San Jose, San Francisco, Cupertino, Saratoga, Los Gatos, ...



Beloved Pleasanton teacher’s memory lives on with bench on idyllic hilltop  East Bay Times

LIVERMORE — The late “60 Minutes” commentator Andy Rooney once observed that most of us end up with no more than five or six people who will remember ...



Amador Valley Girls Varsity Lacrosse - The Independent: Sports Photos  Livermore Independent

The Amador Valley High School girls varsity lacrosse team won Friday's home conference, March 16th, game against Livermore High School, 19 to 1 (Photos ...



Joe Streng nominated for election to Pleasanton City Council  Pleasanton Weekly

Susan Hayes, chair of the Pleasanton Human Services Commission, joins Joe Streng (pictured) at a special event to sign nomination papers as he seeks ...



Amador Valley High graduates dead in apparent murder-suicide in San Diego  Pleasanton Weekly

Michel David, 22, and a man believed to be her ex-boyfriend, Daniel Shoemake, 21, who both grew up in Pleasanton, died Friday in an apparent murder-suicide ...



Pleasanton Police Warn Parents About Assassin Game  Patch.com

PPD Warn Parents About 'Assassin Game' - Pleasanton, CA - The Pleasanton Police Department and the school district are collectively concerned about the ...



Tri-Valley TV To Air Livermore High Versus Amador High Football Game  Patch.com

Tri-Valley TV To Air Livermore HS Football Game - Livermore, CA - The game will be taped delayed and start airing the following day on Saturday, October 21.



Meet Pleasanton Police Departments Newest Officers  Pleasanton, CA Patch

Meet PPD's Newest Officers - Pleasanton, CA - The police department hosted a swearing-in ceremony this week to celebrate four promotions and to welcome ...



Congratulations to the class of 2015 | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

More than 1100 students graduated from Pleasanton's high schools this week. Horizon and Village high schools held their commencement ceremonies on ...



City plans to cancel JDEDZ approvals, putting Costco on hold  Pleasanton Weekly

The Pleasanton City Council is set to consider canceling its decision from last year to approve the Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone in favor of more ...



Pleasanton election candidates emerge | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

The November elections are starting to take shape as candidates have begun to emerge for local Pleasanton seats, with the initial filing deadline approaching ...



Amador Valley High's 'We the People' team holding fundraiser at 7 p.m. tonight  Pleasanton Weekly

Amador Valley High School's "We the People" team is hosting a fundraising event from 7-9 p.m. tonight at the Firehouse Arts Center to help pay the cost of its trip ...



Sister cities celebrate 35 years of friendship | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Pleasanton will host a delegation of 30 representatives from its sister city Tulancingo, Mexico next week to mark the 35th year of friendship between the two ...



Young Musician Competition Winners Announced  Livermore Independent

Winners of the 46th annual Competition for Young Musicians, sponsored by the Livermore-Amador Symphony Association, have been announced.



Hundreds of Bay Area students named National Merit Scholars semifinalists; see the list  The Mercury News

Hundreds of Bay Area students are semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program that honors academic excellence.



Amador Valley High students, parents upset over invalid AP test scores  Pleasanton Weekly

Students and parents say they're frustrated and outraged over College Board's decision Wednesday to invalidate about 400 students' Advanced Placement ...



Women's Varsity Water Polo - The Independent: Sports Photos  Livermore Independent

Amador Valley High School women's varsity water polo team defeated Granada 16 to 4 in a conference game played in Livermore last Thursday, August 30 ...



Residents voice concerns to school board about proposed math program changes  Pleasanton Weekly

A group of parents and students packed Tuesday's school board meeting to express concerns about potential changes to the district's math offerings.



Pleasanton council candidates differ on key city issues at Weekly's forum  Pleasanton Weekly

The four candidates seeking election to two available seats on the Pleasanton City Council put their best feet forward at a public forum Monday, but not all were ...



Pleasanton family appearing on 'Family Feud' | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Pleasanton residents will have the opportunity to root for a local family appearing on Season 20 of "Family Feud" this week, sharing in their triumphs, laughs and ...



Well-liked former Amador teacher, coach dies | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Charles Joseph Volonte, a beloved former Amador Valley High School teacher and swim coach, died yesterday at his home with his son Richard by his side.



Amador Student Invited to Represent California in Track and Field  Livermore Independent

Down Under Sports has invited Elijah Weetman from Amador Valley High School to represent California on the 2018 Track and Field Team. Elijah will depart for ...



Pleasanton's Class of 2011 graduates | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Thirteen years of work finally ended Friday night as 1166 members of the class of 2011 from Foothill and Amador Valley high schools donned caps and gowns ...



Joe Michell K-8 Fosters International Cultural Partnership  Patch.com

From LVJUSD: On April 11th, Joe Michell K-8 hosted local and international students, families, and staff to celebrate their successful participation in a cultural ...



Granada High School Track and Field - The Independent: Local Sports  Livermore Independent

The Granada High School track and field team had ninety-nine athletes compete in 133 events at the Dan Gabor Invitational Track and Field Meet held at ...



Tri-Valley Students Shoot, Score At Special Olympics Basketball  Patch.com

Tri-Valley Students Score At Special Olympics - Livermore, CA - Families, students, and staff moved throughout the courts during both days of the event to ...



Collaborative Announces Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship Winners - The Independent: Community News  Livermore Independent

Four high school seniors have been selected by the Community of Character Collaborative as recipients of the 2017 Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship.



Volunteers Sought for Wreaths Across Pleasanton 2018  Livermore Independent

At the wreath-making event two years ago, a woman with tears in her eyes approached organizer Julia Borchers.



Vote by Tuesday | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

It's time to submit that vote-by-mail ballot, or start planning when to visit the polls for in-person voting on Tuesday. Here's a reminder of what is at stake for ...



Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce to Present Luncheon Featuring the Oakland A's  Livermore Independent

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the Oakland A's to host a first-of-its-kind event in Pleasanton. A Luncheon with the Oakland A's, ...



Four selected as Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship recipients  Pleasanton Weekly

Four Pleasanton high school seniors have been selected as recipients of the 2017 Juanita Haugen Memorial Scholarship.



Bay Area Schools to Participate in #NationalSchoolWalkout to Protest Gun Violence  NBC Bay Area

Schools all over the Bay Area are taking part in nation-wide walkouts to protest gun violence following the Parkland, Florida shooting that killed 17 on Feb. 14.



After Near Death, Pleasanton Schools Tackle Bullying  NBC Bay Area

As bullying increases, Pleasanton schools are trying to do something about it.



Pleasanton Police Promote Officers, Add New Officers in Special Ceremony  Livermore Independent

The Pleasanton Police Department promoted four employees and welcomed three new police officers in a special badge pinning ceremony last week.



4 Pleasanton Seniors Nominated To U.S. Military Academies: Congrats!  Patch.com

4 Pleasanton Seniors Nominated To U.S. Academies - Pleasanton, CA - "Among our communities' very finest, (they) now are making a solemn commitment to ...



Kate Steinle's hometown of Pleasanton reacts to verdict  KGO-TV

Kate Steinle grew up in Pleasanton and was a graduate of Amador Valley High School. People in her hometown were shocked by the not guilty verdict in her ...



2018 Holiday Fund campaign now underway | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

The Pleasanton Weekly's 2018 Holiday Fund has launched with 15 nonprofits slated to benefit from this year's campaign.



BART to Livermore Extension to be voted this Thursday  Pleasanton Weekly

We are down to wire since BART is planning to vote on whether BART will extend to Livermore on May 24th. We need 2 more votes Right now the 9 BART Board ...



Services set for Terri Carlson, Milfleur owner | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

A memorial *service* will be held at 2 p.m. April 15 for Terri Carlson, a longtime Pleasanton businesswoman and owner of Milfleur, a unique home decor and ...



Foothill vs. Amador Valley  Livermore Independent

Foothill High School edged crosstown rival Amador Valley High School 52 to 50 in EBAL varsity basketball action (Click on photo or story to see the collection by ...



Pleasanton school board adopts new curriculum for students with dyslexia  Pleasanton Weekly

Pleasanton school board trustees approved new curriculum for students with dyslexia and other reading difficulties at their regular meeting Tuesday night.



It's Graduation Day for Pleasanton's Class of 2014 | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Foothill and Amador Valley high schools will hold graduation ceremonies today for the Classes of 2014.



Services tomorrow for Terri Carlson, Milfleur owner | Around Town | Jeb Bing | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

A memorial *service* will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday for Terri Carlson (pictured), a longtime Pleasanton businesswoman and owner of Milfleur, a unique home decor ...



Supporting mental health in PUSD | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Mental health support services have been on the minds of Pleasanton Unified School District officials, particularly as student stress persists and remains a hot ...



Opportunities bring responsibilities, say this year's grads | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

They stand on the bridge, with one foot in Pleasanton and the other poised to step into the future. College and careers await some of the 2010 graduates; others ...



Harvest Park principal announces resignation | News | PleasantonWeekly.com |  Pleasanton Weekly

Robin Munsell, principal of Harvest Park Middle School, announced last week that she would be resigning from her post at the end of the school year.



Great Oak High In Temecula Among 100 Best Public High Schools  Temecula, CA Patch

Great Oak High Among 100 Best Public High Schools - Temecula, CA - New ratings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in California. Two schools ...



New Principal Chosen for Hart Middle School  Patch.com

Pleasanton, CA - She was promoted from within the district and has a reputation for leadership and a student centered approach.



Editorial: From troubled to trainwreck for Pleasanton school district  Pleasanton Weekly

The Pleasanton school board had an opportunity to build back the trust of the public and prove to voters they made a good choice retaining two incumbents in ...



Pleasanton Students Recognized for Achievements in the Annual Reflections Art Program Competition  Livermore Independent

The artistic expression of Pleasanton students was honored on December 7 at an awards ceremony announcing 23 students whose artwork advanced to the ...



Amador Valley High grad dies in Arizona plane crash  Pleasanton Weekly

A memorial *service* for Kelsey Ann Meyer, 23, who died Feb. 25 in the crash of a small plane near Cave Creek, Ariz., will be held Saturday at her parents' home ...



'I was horrified' Pleasanton residents outraged at Kate Steinle verdict  KGO-TV

Reaction came down quickly from residents in Kate Steinle's hometown of Pleasanton Thursday night after a not guilty verdict was read out by the jury.



California’s National Merit Scholars: The 9 top high schools in the state  The Mercury News

The California students awarded National Merit scholarships for 2018 come from 153 high schools. Following are the nine that have six or more honorees.



Lowell High School’s competitive selection process may violate state law  San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco's Lowell High School, ranked among the best public schools in the nation, has long admitted high academic achievers to secure its elite status, ...



“I'm killing myself tonight. You did this to me.”  Diablo Magazine

Inside the World of Teenage Confessions. What are East Bay kids saying online?



Berkeley Teen Wins $10,000 Scholarship, Trip To Washington  Patch.com

BERKELEY, CA — State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson Wednesday named two high school students from Berkeley and Pleasanton to ...



Outstanding High School Athletic Awards Event Airing On Tri-Valley TV  Patch.com

Outstanding HS Athletic Awards Event Airs on TV - Pleasanton, CA - TV30's Seventh Annual Outstanding High School Athletic Awards event took place on May ...



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