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Miramonte High School Named 2019 California Distinguished School  Lamorinda, CA Patch

Miramonte Named 2019 CA Distinguished School - Lamorinda, CA - Just 162 middle and high schools were selected this year.



Over 40 years of fun at Bottoms Up Meet  Lamorindaweekly

As a rule, being "odd" does not generally work in your favor and bottoms up is an invitation to take a drink. However, at the Bottoms Up Swim Meet held at ...



Orinda fire victim Luca Gero, 16, remembered as intelligent, loyal, leader  East Bay Times

ORINDA — Miramonte High School student Luca Katalin Gero was fondly remembered as an intelligent, articulate, humorous natural leader who was “born a ...



Teen Girl Who Died In Orinda House Fire Mourned By Fellow Students  CBS San Francisco

ORINDA (KPIX) — The day after a deadly house fire killed a 16-year-old girl at her home in Orinda, friends and family on Monday were remembering her as a ...



Early Morning House Fire in Orinda Leaves Teenager Dead  NBC Bay Area

A 16-year-old girl died after flames engulfed a house in Orinda early Sunday morning, according to the Moraga-Orinda Fire District.



19-month-old found dead inside hot car in Moraga identified  KRON4

KRON4 News has confirmed that a 19-month-old child has been found dead inside of a vehicle in Moraga.



Allegations surface of open drug use on high school campus; parent education planned | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

At a drug and alcohol abuse forum held Oct. 19 at the Lafayette Library, six members of the Orinda Teen Advisory Council shared that marijuana is being used ...



Orinda: Miramonte High to induct spectacular Hall of Fame class  East Bay Times

More and more high schools are creating sports Hall of Fames to honor notable alumni and outstanding teams. Miramonte High in Orinda — established in 1955 ...



Top 100 Public High Schools In CA For 2019  Fremont, CA Patch

Top 100 Public High Schools In CA For 2019 - Fremont, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California Public High ...



Walnut Creek High School Ranked In 2019 Niche List  Walnut Creek, CA Patch

Walnut Creek High School Ranked In 2019 Niche List - Walnut Creek, CA - Niche ranked the best public high schools in California. See where Las Lomas High ...



Arcadia School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

AHS Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - Arcadia, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Racial slur at high school prompts call for unity  East Bay Times

ORINDA — A racial slur found scrawled inside a student's locker at Miramonte High School has prompted a swift response from students hoping to combat hate ...



Newport Beach School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Newport Beach, CA Patch

Newport Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - Newport Beach-Corona Del Mar, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its ...



Temecula School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Temecula, CA Patch

Temecula School Named Among Best Public Schools - Temecula, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



2 Cerritos Schools Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Cerritos, CA Patch

2 Cerritos Schools Among Best CA High Schools - Cerritos-Artesia, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



San Ramon School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  San Ramon, CA Patch

DVHS Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - San Ramon, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Orinda: Miramonte High School 2015 graduate list  San Jose Mercury News

Names Awards. Cassondra Abruzzo CSF Life Member, Social Science Dept. Award, Orinda Women's Club Scholarship. Eric Aguilera CSF Life Member.



68th Annual Rotary Isola Field Day moves to Miramonte | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

For the first time, the Rotary will hold its Isola Field Day for elementary school students to compete in track and field events at Miramonte High School.



La Cañada School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

La Cañada School Among Best CA High Schools - La Cañada Flintridge, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top ...



Orinda Troop 237 Honors New Eagle Scouts  Lamorindaweekly

Boy Scout Troop 237 of Orinda announced that Will Barber, Max Coons, Campbell Hoskins, Marcus O'Neill, and Jackson Painter have achieved Scouting's ...



Troop 237's newest Eagle Scouts  Lamorindaweekly

Boy Scout Troop 237 of Orinda honored five Scouts, Ryan Ansel, Matt Lyons, Mason Januszewski, Adam Brudzinski and Andrew Patten, for achieving Scouting's ...



Teen center soft open goes well | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

A somewhat surprised Recreation Coordinator Jackson Stearns watched teens chatting on soft furnishings, playing pool, foosball and video games on the first ...



Local schools offer parent education on vaping and juuling  Lamorindaweekly

A special program to educate parents about vaping and juuling is being offered jointly by the Acalanes Union, Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda Union school ...



Miramonte senior at National Track & Field  Lamorindaweekly

David Marcus Young is a Miramonte High School senior who recently competed at a National Track and Field event titled Mt. SAC Relays - "Where the World's ...



Orinda teenager dies in early morning house fire  Lamorindaweekly

A teenage girl died and three people were injured after a single-family home in Orinda went up in flames in the predawn hours of Nov. 18. According to fire ...



Hometown owner cares for Phairs | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

Joanna Guidotti grew up in Orinda and has strong ties to the community, even though she left to open Churchill Manor in Napa 30 years ago. She inherited a ...



2019 Recruiting Class: Introducing OL Robin Vanderlaan  247Sports

Introducing Orinda, California offensive lineman Rob Vanderlaan.



Straight A's: Miramonte High Principal Adam Clark - Ed Blog - August 2012  Diablo Magazine

Miramonte's principal answers Diablo's questions about academic pressure, student alcohol abuse, and launching an iPad pilot program.



Visiting Czech student preparing for Orinda Czech celebration | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

Marie Ruzicková is enjoying her time at Miramonte High School as a visiting student from Orinda sister city Tabor, even though she is homesick. Actually ...



What's The True Story Behind Lifetime's Remake Of 'Death Of A Cheerleader?' | Martinis & Murder  Oxygen

The movie is based on the real-life case of cheerleader Kirsten Costas, who was stabbed to death by her jealous classmate Bernadette Protti. By Gina Tron.



National Merit Scholarships: And the Bay Area winners are …  East Bay Times

Dozens of Bay Area high school students have been named winners in the National Merit Scholarship program, securing money to help them go to college.



Lamorinda girls tennis teams show strength on the court  Lamorindaweekly

With a combined 33-9 record so far this season, the Lamorinda girls tennis teams are positioning themselves for the upcoming postseason tournament. Each of ...



Here are the 10 best East Bay public high schools  San Francisco Business Times

The top 10 public high schools in the East Bay, according to rankings and review company Niche, all have A+ ratings and sit in the top 100 of the best public ...



New executive director of Orinda Chamber of Commerce is a familiar face | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

Cindy Powell, an Orinda icon, has taken over the job of executive director of the Orinda Chamber of Commerce from Sophie Braccini, who moved to a job at UC ...



Lifetime's Latest Movie Is Based On A True Story About A Teen Who Murdered Her BFF  Bustle

Lifetime's upcoming TV movie will document the details surrounding a real-life murder. Sadly, Death of a Cheerleader is based on a true story and dramatizes ...



Czech Visiting Student Settling into Life at Miramonte High School | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

When students at Miramonte High School decided to protest the recent presidential election, visiting student Adam Kraus, 17, from Tabor in the Czech Republic ...



Girls basketball: Meet all-Bay Area News Group team  The Mercury News

Top high school players from East Bay, South Bay and Peninsula recognized.



2 San Mateo Schools Among 100 Best Public High Schools  San Mateo, CA Patch

Area Schools Among '100 Best' Public High Schools - San Mateo, CA - New ratings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in California. Six schools ...



Caldecott Tunnel Reopens Following Car Fire  Lamorinda, CA Patch

One Eastbound Bore Of Caldecott Tunnel Blocked - Lamorinda, CA - A car fire caused the mess on Highway 24.



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

Twenty-one schools in the Bay Area are in the top 100 public high schools in California, according to a report. U.S. News ranked all of the public schools in the ...



Lamorinda swimmers take first place  Lamorindaweekly

Jessica Davis, 16, from Lafayette, Sophia Kosturos, 18, from Orinda and Shelby Suppiger, 15, from Lafayette represented half of the Crow Canyon Country Club ...



Lauded local basketball player back in the Bay Area  Lamorindaweekly

A triple-double in basketball occurs when a player records a double-digit total in a game in three of the following categories: points, rebounds, assists and blocks ...



SF schools’ move to delay algebra shows positive results, district says  San Francisco Chronicle

The San Francisco school board's controversial decision to delay algebra instruction until high school is paying off in more students taking higher-level math ...



Chariots of Fire: JCL attends annual convention  The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Thirty Latin students and members of the Junior Classical League from both campuses participated in intellectual, athletic and artistic activities in the California ...



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.



Bernadette Protti: Bernadette J. Protti Now, Kirsten Costas Timeline  TV Crime Sky

Bernadette Protti killed cheerleader Kirsten Costas in 1984. Now, she is out of prison—a free woman. Bernadette J. Protti was born on September 20, 1968, ...



Miramonte High Named Countys Mock Trial Champion  Patch.com

Pleasant Hill, CA - Miramonte bests Acalanes High in the final round of the competition, held inside the Bray Courthouse. Heritage and California rank #3, 4.



Eleven Young Women Receive AAUW OML Scholarship Awards  Lamorindaweekly

The AAUW Orinda-Moraga-Lafayette branch presented 11 outstanding young Lamorinda women with college scholarships and Tech Trek camp scholarships on ...



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, ...



Fundraising page raises $120,000 in one day for family of teen who died in house fire in California  Daily Mail

A fundraising page for a family mourning the death of a teenager in a fire in California has raised $120,000 in a few hours, surpassing its original target by ...



Michelle Wie, Sabrina Ionescu, Seahawks players among notable attendees of Game 3  SF Gate

Golfer Michelle Wie, Oregon women's basketball star Sabrina Ionescu, and multiple members of the Seattle Seahawks were seen at Game 3 of the Western ...



5 Vehicle Crash On Highway 24: CHP  Lamorinda, CA Patch

LAMORINDA, CA — A five vehicle crash is causing traffic to back up on westbound Highway 24 near the Camino Pablo offramp. Minor injuries are reported by ...



ALL-USA Girls Basketball Player of the Year: Sabrina Ionescu, Miramonte (Calif.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

The 2015-16 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Girls Basketball Teams were selected by USA TODAY Sports' Jim Halley in consultation with high school ...



San Francisco Bay Area schools sending the most kids to Harvard, Princeton and MIT  SFGate

Image 1 of 53. San Francisco Bay Area schools sending the most kids to Harvard and MIT in the state, according to PolarisList. 15) Balboa High School, San ...



Miramonte students take Harvard by storm  Lamorindaweekly

Under the direction of Law and Society teacher Mike Rose, the Miramonte High School Model UN club scored big at the international competition held at ...



Here Are The Best Public Schools In California For 2017  Patch.com

Best Public Schools In California For 2017 - Beverly Hills, CA - The rankings were released this week. See how your child's school performed.



Acalanes and Miramonte Competitive Sport Cheer teams come to fore  Lamorindaweekly

What do George W. Bush, Samuel L. Jackson, Kirk and Michael Douglas all have in common? They were all cheerleaders in high school. Cheerleading dates to ...



Just In: Lockdowns Lifted At Miramonte, Del Rey Schools In Orinda  Patch.com

Lamorinda, CA - Law enforcement, including CHP helicopter, did not locate suspect reportedly in creek bed, police said.



Miramonte Water Polo Marks 50 Years in Lamorinda  Lamorindaweekly

It's no secret that Lamorinda high schools make a splash each year in the Northern California Sectionals water polo championships. It's due largely to a strong ...



Tally Home: charming shop in quaint Orinda neighborhood  Lamorindaweekly

Four equestrian friends have decided to follow a retail dream by opening an Orinda shop for home décor called Tally Home. Megan Lindberg and Liz Peterson ...



‘Death Of A Cheerleader’: A True Story Lifetime Remake  TV Crime Sky

Death of a Cheerleader, a true story Lifetime movie remake based on the Kirsten Costas murder case in Orinda, California airs in 2019. It stars Aubrey Peeples ...



Meet the Candidates for High School Governing Board | Lafayette | Moraga | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

Four candidates are seeking three available seats on the Acalanes Union High School District governing board. It will be up to voters in Lafayette, Moraga, ...



'March for Our Lives' Protests Fill the Streets of Over a Dozen Bay Area Cities  KQED

Protesters demonstrated in more than a dozen cities in the Bay Area on Saturday, joining hundreds of other cities across the U.S. and the world in the "March for ...



The Bay Area's best high schools for STEM, according to Niche  SFGate

How does your local high school rate when it comes to STEM education? According to a recent report by Niche, several Bay Area high schools were among the ...



Miramonte senior founds adaptive unlimited sports program  Lamorindaweekly

Bryce Radlow, an enthusiastic and driven senior at Miramonte High School, has funneled his passion for tennis into forming an Adaptive Unlimited Sports ...



Non-citizens can now vote in San Francisco school board elections  SFGate

SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) Non-citizen parents and guardians of children in San Francisco Unified School District are now able to register to vote for Board of ...



2016 Top 100 Public High Schools in California  Patch.com

Redlands-Loma Linda, CA - The rankings were released this week. See how your child's school performed.



AUHSD schools take steps to combat stress and anxiety  Lamorindaweekly

Despite the fact that Americans are safer and more secure today than at any other point in human history - as reported by Taylor Clark in his book "Nerve" ...



Matadors win big in Fort Lauderdale  Lamorindaweekly

Miramonte High School was one of the top 10 teams in the nation this year, returning from the June 18-22 National Speech and Debate Association's ...



Martha “Marnie” Cole Cunningham | St. Helena Star  Napa Valley Register

On Tuesday December 27, 2016, our beloved Marnie entered eternal life in the comfort of her own home, surrounded by the love of her two daughters.



Lamorinda Water Polo Club celebrates its recruited student athletes  Lamorindaweekly

Lamorinda Water Polo Club hosted a College Commitment Celebration at Miramonte High School on Wednesday, April 17. As Lamorinda Water Polo marks its ...



Three Cheers for the Grads!  Lamorindaweekly

Last Friday evening was busy in Lamorinda, as the Acalanes Union High School District held near-simultaneous on-campus graduations. The students who ...



Miramonte (Calif.) basketball star Sabrina Ionescu has quite the high school resume  USA TODAY High School Sports

From many, there will be one. And while there's still no guarantee contending athletes will win their own state at this point in the season, a number of elite ...



The best Bay Area public high schools for athletes, according to Niche  SFGate

The life of a high school athlete is not an easy one. They juggle classes, practices and homework while facing pressure to succeed both in the classroom and in ...



Smartest public high schools in the US  Business Insider

Niche ranked schools based on SAT and ACT scores and general college readiness to come up with the smartest public high schools in America.



Why Sabrina Ionescu is the last uncommitted top 25 girls basketball recruit  USA TODAY High School Sports

Sabrina Ionescu hasn't flinched. Ionescu is the nation's fourth-ranked girls' basketball prospect in the Class of 2016 according to ESPNw and the only one in the ...



Basketball unites once distant stepsisters | Basketball  Los Angeles Loyolan

After spending so much time together on and off the court, many teammates call each other family. For women's basketball players Gabby Green and Bree Alford ...



Miramonte Vandalism May Be Related to Moraga Incidents | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

Vandalism to schools and other public places is not a common occurrence in Lamorinda, but this month turned out to be a bit of an exception. Twenty windows ...



Miramonte and Campolindo win Contra Costa County Model UN event awards  Lamorindaweekly

Instead taking part in their schools' football games, dances, and other fun weekend activities, 360 Bay Area high school students (representing 70 countries) ...



Orinda Troop 303 honors three new Eagle Scouts  Lamorindaweekly

Boy Scout Troop 303 in Orinda inducted three new Eagle Scouts - Liam Glynn, Evan Draeger and Walker Lambert - at an Eagle Court of Honor March 17 at St.



Graduation 2016  Lamorindaweekly

National Merit Finalists Cole Fang-Horvath Connor Virostek Iris Wang National Merit Scholarship Iris Wang National Merit Commended Scholars: Rishabh ...



The 15 best Bay Area public high schools, according to U.S. News  SFGate

A number of Bay Area public high schools were included on U.S. News & World Report's annual list of the best high schools in California. U.S. News bases its ...



Student Writes: Paul Fitzgerald Announced Educator of the Year  Patch.com

Lamorinda, CA - The Mirador's editor profiles Miramonte High School's honored educator.



Affluent parents cover for state school cuts / Districts in lower-income areas not as lucky  San Francisco Chronicle

Like most California schools, Antioch's Bidwell Elementary School and Orinda's Glorietta Elementary are feeling the financial crunch and facing the reality that ...



Orinda Tennis Talent Claims Prestigious NorCal Sectional Title  Lamorindaweekly

Amber Lee, an eighth-grader from the Orinda Intermediate School, went undefeated to win the Girls' singles title in the U16 division at the 2016 Northern ...



Ask Kerith: Center conundrum; Warriors' biggest surprise  NBCSports.com

Warriors reporter Kerith Burke takes you inside the two-time defending NBA champions, answering your questions about the team's style of play, need for depth ...



WISE Program Opens Doors for Miramonte Students  Lamorindaweekly

Has a cure for "senioritis" finally been found? For 12 years, Miramonte High School has run a program called WISE (Wise Individualized Senior Experience), ...



Sabrina Ionescu, 'The Franchise,' accepts ALL-USA Girls Basketball Player of the Year trophy  USA TODAY High School Sports

Sabrina Ionescu accepted her American Family Insurance ALL-USA Girls Basketball Player of the Year trophy this week during a ceremony in front of her ...



Landlord sues to evict American Kitchen restaurant after turmoil  San Jose Mercury News

LAFAYETTE — American Kitchen, the newest restaurant to open along this city's burgeoning foodie neighborhood, was sued Jan. 16 by its landlord for $15,000 ...



At 175 Years Old, Moraga Adobe is Slated for Restoration | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

The Moraga Adobe is celebrating its 175th year, making it the oldest residential building in Contra Costa County and one of the oldest in Northern California.



Eve Phillips: Lamorinda's Prodigal Daughter on the Orinda City Council | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

Never one to sit still collecting proverbial moss, Orindan Eve Phillips decided to run for a City Council seat in 2014, two years after she returned to the fold from a ...



There's a Lot to Cheer About in Cheerleading Competitions  Lamorindaweekly

Succeeding at Miramonte High School's National Champion Competitive Cheer Team is a bit like climbing the human pyramids its members build. It began last ...



Miramonte wins NorCal CIF Championship  Lamorindaweekly

Another successful season has concluded for the Lamorinda Girls Water Polo teams. With a combined won-lost record of 69 and 11, the Acalanes, Campolindo ...



Miramonte Lacrosse member makes the UnderArmour All America West Region Team  Lamorindaweekly

Boo DeWitt, freshman at Miramonte High School, went to the UnderArmour All America West Region tryouts in Mission Viejo on June 3, 2017 and was among ...



USA Water Polo National League Week 2 Heads To Northern California  SwimSwam

The USA Water Polo Men's National League returns to action this Saturday and Sunday at Miramonte High School in Orinda, CA. All the action begins on.



Administrative Staffing Exodus at High School District  Lamorindaweekly

More than half of the central administration staff is leaving the Acalanes Union High School District. At a recent school board meeting, Superintendent John ...



Tech Trek and Scholarship Winners an Inspiration  Lamorindaweekly

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Orinda-Moraga-Lafayette (OML) Branch sponsored six tech trek and scholarship awardees, who ...



Lamorinda Music Teacher Recognized for Life of Achievement  Lamorindaweekly

It's strange to hear longtime music teacher Rick Meyer say he feels embarrassed about receiving the California Music Educators Association (CMEA) Hall of ...



A Great Place to Stay: Orinda's Sleepy Hollow Neighborhood | Orinda  Lamorindaweekly

By Cathy Dausman. With 150 years of Sleepy Hollow residency among them are, from left: Barbara Ward, Elva Rust and Andy Amstutz. Photo Cathy Dausman.



Orinda resident completes 32nd consecutive Boston Marathon  Lamorindaweekly

One of the great traditions in sports is the annual running of the Boston Marathon, which is run on Patriot's Day, the third Monday of April. The race began in ...



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