Miramonte Public Speaking Places 3rd in State Championships

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Dear Friends of Miramonte Public Speaking, Thirty-six Miramonte Public Speakers, nine parent judges/chaperones, and one teacher have returned exhausted but triumphant from the CA High School Speech Association’s State Championships at Enochs High School in Modesto! Your MATS earned 3rd place out of over 200 schools, our best showing since Hall of Fame coach Sandra…

Grandparents’ Day 2014 at Wagner Ranch & Sleepy Hollow Friday, March 14, 2014

Grandparents' Day 2014

GRANDPARENTS’ DAY 2014 AT WAGNER RANCH AND SLEEPY HOLLOW FRIDAY, MARCH 14, 2014 Granpdparents and special older friends of Wagner Ranch and Sleepy Hollow students are invited to EFO’s Grandparents’ Day 2014.  Register now to spend a morning on your grandkids’ school campus which will include a light breakfast, a few brief words from the…

It’s Elementary – Arts Education Fosters Innovation-driven Societies

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According to Arne Duncan, the US Secretary of Education,  “Education in the arts is more important than ever. In the global economy, creativity is essential. To succeed today and in the future, America’s children will need to be inventive, resourceful, and imaginative. The best way to foster that creativity is through arts education.” Providing a margin…

Stress, Anxiety and Depression Busters

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There is a lot of talk about the academic and athletic achievement of our high school students. A general belief that our students are “enjoying the time of their life” is common and teen stress is often overlooked. Pressure to perform is real and EFO is proud to support a program that few high schools…

Help EFO and Look Gorgeous! Carlisle Open House

CARLISLE OPEN HOUSE

Saturday, February 22, 2014 11:00am to 6:00pm 18 Monterey Terrace Orinda CA 94563 415-999-0253 Stop by Ann Newton Cane’s home and view the gorgeous Carlisle clothes while sipping champagne and sampling incredible food. To preview the collection, go to www.carislecollection.com.  Email Ann at annnewtoncane@gmail.com with questions. 15% of all sales go to Educational Foundation of…

Tis the Season for a little Sparkle & Shine!

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Join us for the Morrison’s Jewelers Holiday Trunk Show on December 3rd from 12-7pm, 35 Moraga Way, across from the Orinda Theater. Enjoy, champagne, hors d oeuvre’s and dazzling designs made from silver to sapphires, topaz to tourmaline. A little something for every girl on your holiday shopping list, yourself included! 10% of this event’s…

Don’t miss the Fall Choral Classic!

Fall Choral Classic

“One of the highlights of AUHSD’s stellar Visual and Performing Arts programs is the annual Fall Choral Classic. For the past eleven years this event has brought together the best choirs from the district’s high schools to sing under the direction of esteemed guest conductors. This year, the Concert and Chamber Choirs will be working…

Passion becomes Reality at the Miramonte College and Career Center!

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Thanks to your support, the Miramonte College and Career Center helps students discover their own path and plan a course of action to reach their goals using Naviance. Every MHS student develops a working knowledge of Naviance. It offers students and families an opportunity to set personalized goals, learn about their skills and interests, explore…