San Mateo County Community College District will celebrate the installation of plug-in Electric Vehicle charging infrastructure at all three colleges and the district office. The grand opening begins 11:30 a.m. Oct. 28 at the Skyline College Auto Department where students, faculty, staff and members of the community will participate in the ribbon cutting ceremony.
An open house to mark the opening of a new theater and gymnasium complex, was held Wednesday, Oct. 16, at Mills High School in Millbrae.
Boys and Girls Clubs of North San Mateo County and Rotary Club of South San Francisco are co-sponsoring “Time to Read” — a reading collection of three, brand new books were given to each first grade student in the South San Francisco Unified School District. Rotarians delivered the books to 658 children in 10 different schools within the district on Oct. 17. The three books were chosen from multicultural book lists created by Reading is Fundamental.
Crystal Springs Uplands School announced Oct. 15 that 16 students have been named Commended Students in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program: Erika Farmer, Katherine Huang, Kent Kober, Preston Lam, Christina Langmack, Danielle Lotridge, Andrew MacMillen, Crisula Markoulis, Alexander Melles, Helen Meng, Daniel Naroditsky, Oliver Newland, Marcus Niiksa, Jesse Rhodes, Justine Sun and Alexis Teter.
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