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Friday Letter - November 10, 2023

Friday Letter - November 10, 2023

This week's MDUSD Friday Letter highlights:

  • Ygnacio Valley HS dedicates two benches in honor of six alumni who died in the Vietnam War,
  • District news including no school Friday, November is California Runaway and Homeless Youth Prevention Month, Board approves arts plan and 2024-25 calendar, Tech teachers learn how to better engage students with Promethean panels, and Strandwood Elementary creates sand art for Diwali Indian holiday,
  • School news featuring Northgate HS opens a new Wellness Center to help relieve stress and anxiety on campus,
  • Student news spotlighting MDHS football running back Herschel Turner breaking a record as the team heads into the NCS playoffs on Friday,
  • Staff recognition for CA Teacher of the Year Joseph Alvarico includes "rock star" profile on KTVU, kudos from the Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco and a radio interview in the Philippines,
  • Community news about Free Dental Care available in Walnut Creek on Dental Outreach Day - Nov. 18th,
  • And more!

You can read it here

  • Friday Letter
  • Mt. Diablo HS
  • Northgate HS
  • Promethean
  • Strandwood Elementary
  • Ygnacio Valley HS
  • homeless youth