Farmers’ Market 2017: Third Graders Learn Conceptual and Practical Skills through Integrated Curriculum
Tuesday, April 4 was a beautiful day of learning on the Hillside Learning Complex Plaza when third graders sold their homemade food and beverages at their annual Farmers’ Market. The tables were filled with brightly colored offerings, and the students were excitedly engaged with the crowd of community members who came to buy their lunch.
Middle School Model United Nations Delegation Adds to Nueva’s Strong Cross-Divisional MUN Program
Nueva’s middle school Model United Nations delegation recently returned from an incredibly successful conference in New York City. This year, the 34-student delegation represented Uzbekistan and Venezuela in a conference that hosted over 2,500 students from around the world.
Japanese Exchange Students Join the Middle School CSL Day
On March 28, Nueva’s middle school students were joined by 24 Japanese exchange students on their last community service learning (CSL) day of this school year. Fourteen of the Japanese students joined seventh and eighth graders at the Brentwood Academy in East Palo Alto, while the remaining exchange students participated with their Nueva host students at Grass Roots Ecology, Family Connections, La Comida, and Beechwood School.
Nueva and Peninsula Bridge Partner to Enrich the Lives of Local Middle School Students
Every Monday and Thursday afternoons, forty-one sixth and seventh grade students from four nearby middle schools arrive at our Bay Meadows campus to participate in Peninsula Bridge’s After School Program.