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Almaden Country School Open House – March 27, 2010

Almaden Country SchoolAlmaden Country School Open House for prospective students and their families. Meet the Principals, teachers, and current students. Learn about the teaching practices, curriculum, and text books. Tour the campus, classrooms, and see sample student work. Almaden Country School is for students in Preschool through 8th Grade.

Open House is Saturday, March 27, 2010, 10am-12pm. More: http://bit.ly/5qge0L

Camp Galileo at Almaden Country School

Camp GalileoCamp Galileo is a summer day camp that inspires kids to imagine new ideas, collaborate with peers, and express themselves creatively. Kids enjoy art, science, and outdoor programming every day, all wrapped in fun camp traditions and delivered by highly enthusiastic staff. Camp Galileo is for pre-kinders through 5th graders.

As the week progresses, activities become more sophisticated and culminate toward a project. The hands-on curriculum is developed in partnership with The Tech Museum of Innovation, de Young Museum, and Klutz. Themes for 2010 include the following:

  • Adventures in Flight & Egyptian Art
  • Amusement Park Engineers & Medieval Art
  • Mission to the Moon & Psychedelic ’60s
  • Ocean Expeditions

The camp is being held at Almaden Country School, June 21 through August 6, 2010. Camp is Monday through Friday, 9am to 1pm or 9am to 3pm. Extended care is offered from 8–9am and 3–5:30pm. More…

College Planning Seminar in Almaden Valley

Campus PathwayHigh school parents and high school juniors and seniors are invited to a free college planning seminar titled, “How to Choose the Best College for Your Student and Your Pocketbook.” You will learn how many families have found ways for their children to attend the best colleges without wiping out their wealth. The speaker is Jeffrey Morrison, Principal of Campus Pathway, a college consultancy focused on helping families find, select, and afford the best college education possible for their children. The seminar is being held at the Almaden Community Center on Thursday, March 25, 2010 from 7-9pm. A reservation is required. You can register online.

Campus Tour of Holy Spirit School

Campus Tour of Holy Spirit School in Almaden Valley. 1/7/2010 & 1/21/2010, 3:15 – 3:45 pm. Call for appointment. More: http://bit.ly/75c9NQ.

Open house at Almaden Country School

Open house for prospective students at Almaden Country School. Saturday, 1/23/2010, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. More: http://bit.ly/5qge0L

Challenger School Open House in Almaden Valley

Challenger School Open House Almaden Valley. 1/7/2010 9am-2pm, 1/14/2010 9am-7pm, 1/21/2010 9am-2pm, 2/6/2010 9am-12pm. http://bit.ly/4KZUBN

AVCA meeting: school funding and charter schools

Almaden Valley Community Association (AVCA) Meeting at Almaden Library & Community Center. School funding and charter schools. 12/14/09, 7:00 PM. http://www.avca-sj.org/index.html