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Map of 18th Street Drop Off and Pick Up Pattern
Posted by on Friday, November 19, 2021
Dear K-8 Families,  We look forward to welcoming all our K-8 students and families to the Mission Campus on Monday, November 29. We are writing to share important reminders for the first day of school. Please read through the full message.  What you need to do (see details below):  Test before returning after Thanksgiving, upload results here. Download and set up the Procare App if you don’t have it Review NEW drop off and pick-up times for your child(ren) and flow  Thank you for your... Read More
Children running onto the soccer court
Posted by on Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Our Kinder kids ceremoniously kicked off the opening of the soccer court in the Mission Campus Yard this week. It's a very exciting moment as we continue to open more parts of the yard for student use. Our Facilities Director, Elisa, welcomed the children with a countdown! The court features soft padding under the turf to provide a squishy space for fun. The space opens in time for the first day our K-8 move to Mission on Monday, November 28.  
Dragons players pose for team picture
Posted by on Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Move over 2020 Euro Cup Winners, the Dragons are Coming for You! Big shoutout to Coach Mike Ackrell, Papa di Bellamy (Grade 3 Aranconi) for coaching the team during the entire pandemic. The team (mixed 3rd and 2nd graders) have been kicking the ball around every Wednesday at the Marina Green (mask and all) for the last year. The games have been intense and there have been some big wins and some great learning moments. This year's pictures show their aspiration to make it big one day.  Photo... Read More
Soccer players poses for team picture
Posted by on Saturday, November 13, 2021
  Congrats to these amazing players for a great effort this season when they went undefeated! The team is comprised of La Scuola families.
Transgender Presentation Deck
Posted by on Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Our DEI Committee hosted the community event Celebrating Transgender Awareness on Tuesday, November 9. Transgender Awareness Week occurs each year between November 13 – 19, as a way to celebrate resilience and raise visibility for the issues that impact transgender and gender-expansive people. The week provides a catalyst for change and empowers trans people and allies to educate the public, share stories, and advocate around the issues of prejudice, discrimination, systemic and... Read More
Group picture with SF District Attorney & Team
Posted by on Wednesday, November 10, 2021
As La Scuola advocates for safe neighborhoods and school zones, we invited San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin to visit the Mission Campus this week to understand the critical message we are sharing. Valentina, Head of School, and Dani, Director of Administration, met with Boudin, as well as Cecily Brewster, Assistant District Attorney (also pictured), and Kasie Lee, Assistant District Attorney and Interim Chief of Victim Services Division.
Learn More about the Peninsula Campus Design
Posted by on Wednesday, October 27, 2021
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Posted by on Saturday, August 21, 2021
Courtenay Brown Courtenay has spent his 20+ year career working in emerging markets fixed income sales, currently for Mizuho Securities (San Francisco). Previously, he spent the majority of his career working as a managing director in emerging markets debt sales, trading and management for HSBC Securities (San Francisco & New York), as well as a managing equity partner with a startup investment bank (San Francisco & New York), senior trader at Franklin Templeton (San Mateo) and... Read More