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Niche Ranks Sonoma Valleys Best Schools  Sonoma Valley, CA Patch

Niche Ranks Sonoma Valley Schools - Sonoma Valley, CA - Niche released its latest school rankings Monday, just in time for back-to-school. See rankings for ...



Education Roundup: News, tips and resources for Sonoma Valley parents and children, Aug. 6  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Important dates: The first day of school for Sonoma Valley campuses is Monday, Aug. 19. There is back to school registration at Sonoma Valley High on Aug.



Sonoma Valley High School Hall of Famers announced  Sonoma Index-Tribune

What do a country and western singer, a Top Gun pilot and a newspaper publisher have in common? Alumni in these careers are among Sonoma Valley High ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Sonoma Valley High Makes List  Sonoma Valley, CA Patch

Sonoma Valley High Makes Elite U.S. News List - Sonoma Valley, CA - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday. Here's how ...



Sonoma Valley High School Grad Night tickets on sale  Sonoma Index-Tribune

SVHS aims for 100 percent participation in all-night event.



Mr. Dragon event causes controversy at Sonoma Valley High School  Sonoma Index-Tribune

The debate over the name of an annual high school event pitted traditionalists against those more concerned with inclusivity. Mr. Dragon, a talent show spoof of ...



Sonoma Valley High finds new principal – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

Just weeks after the surprise resignation of Justin Mori as principal of Sonoma Valley High, Alberto Solorzano has been named to replace him as of July 1.



Sonoma school community mourns the passing of Linda Dillon  Sonoma Index-Tribune

*Service* for former longtime Sonoma Valley High teacher will take place on Feb. 16.



Sonoma Valley High school welcomes new water fill station  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Valley High School has its first water fill station on campus, thanks to the SVHS Boosters Club. The new Elkay water dispenser is located on the north ...



YES to student engagement – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

Summer. While many Sonoma teenagers were hanging with friends, taking vacations, or lounging in the sun, some local students put themselves to work by ...



SVHS teens tackle Senior Projects – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

Completing a Senior Project is a ritual, and a graduation requirement, for every senior at Sonoma Valley High School. As part of the semester-long assignment, ...



SV High School principal to leave after one year  Sonoma Valley Sun

Justin Mori, who served as principal of Sonoma Valley High School for one year, is already moving on — he's taken the job of principal at Petaluma High School, ...



Spate of fights break out involving girls at Sonoma Valley High School  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Numerous fights have broken out at Sonoma Valley High School in recent days, all of them involving girls, and officials said they do not know the reasons but are ...



High school student and teacher on school threat, fights and future  Sonoma Valley Sun

A reference on social media to a March 1 shooting threat at Sonoma Valley High School turned out to be a hoax, but was frightening nonetheless: half the ...



Chat with Sonoma Valley High School principal Justin Mori  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Justin Mori, the new principal at Sonoma Valley High School, held his first principal's chat last Monday evening. He is alternating the monthly chats between ...



Letters to the Editor, March 26  Sonoma Index-Tribune

School district on path toward tyranny. EDITOR: I'm writing regarding our children at Sonoma Valley High School attacking each other (“Rash of Girl Fights ...



Lorna Sheridan: Education Roundup, April 30  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Free audiobooks: The SYNC Audiobooks for Teens program will give away 28 young adult books, two a week from April 25 through Aug. 1. Authors include ...



Sonoma student advocates for a more diverse curriculum at SVHS  Sonoma Index-Tribune

In the middle of my junior year, I began the daunting task of developing recommendations for a more diverse curriculum for Sonoma Valley High School.



Sonoma swimmers almost sweep Justin-Siena  Sonoma Index-Tribune

If we had touched first 400 freestyle we would have won the match,” said coach Jane Hansen of the boys narrow loss to Justin-Siena.



Student reporter: good grades, or actual learning? – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

Jacquelyn Torres | Sonoma Valley High School. Let's say that you are offered two choices: either you receive a D in a class, but you will have learned the subject ...



Strictly Business: Sonoma Valley business news, Feb. 22  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Payless to close, Rebuild to move, new hires and more.



Pool status update from district on Tuesday night agenda  Sonoma Index-Tribune

An update on the possible construction of a pool at Sonoma Valley High School is slated for the Sonoma Unified School District board meeting this evening, ...



Meet the Sonoma Valley High Vals and Sal  Sonoma Index-Tribune

The trio at the top of Sonoma Valley High School's Class of 2018 is heading off to UCLA thrilled about their accomplishments and confident in their ability to ...



Editorial: Should Sonoma slay the 'Lady Dragon'?  Sonoma Index-Tribune

“Horses sweat, men perspire and ladies gently glow.” – Victorian-era etiquette dictum. Sonoma youth, be forewarned: This week, a bunch of middle-age ...



Sonoma remembers Jerry Marino, 1939 - 2019  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Known as 'Chicken Jerry,' Marino was one of Sonoma's most vibrant and colorful of characters.



Sonoma Valley High class of 2016 destinations  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Each year the Sonoma Valley High School student newspaper prints a list of the senior class's college and career plans. That issue was distributed on campus ...



Sonoma Valley High seniors' future plans  Sonoma Index-Tribune

The approximately 275 graduating seniors in Sonoma Valley High School's class of 2018 shared their plans for next fall with the school Dragon's Tale ...



Meet the Teachers! – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

For their first assignment, these teachers — new to the Sonoma Valley Unified School District — share a little about their themselves. More new teachers will be ...



Youth theater founder Suzanne Duran dies at 66  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Suzanne Coleman Duran, the founder of Broadway Bound Kids in Sonoma, died on May 19. She was 66. Duran had been suffering from leukemia for the past ...



Former Sonoma Valley High math teacher victim of April house fire  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Former SVHS math teacher, and father of local athlete John Litzenberg, died following a fire at his Sonoma home.



Natural history 'museum' opens in Sonoma Valley High  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Prestwood Elementary students were the first to experience the brand new Sonoma Wildlife and Natural History Center housed in Sonoma Valley High School ...



Sonoma community mourns Cyndi Horstman, 52  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Longtime Sonoma resident Cynthia Lynn Horstman died on Jan. 7 due to complications from liver failure. She was 52. Horstman was born in Greenbrae on Dec.



Endorsement: Omar Paz, Jr. for school board  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Few public entities have experienced the kind of staff upheaval that the Sonoma Valley Unified School District has seen in the past 18 months. From the ...



Big wins at fair for Sonoma Valley 4-H members  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Valley High School students and the town's local 4H Club brought home an array of awards at the recent Sonoma County Fair. SVHS senior Annie ...



Sonoma Valley High's Chris Anspach named Masons Teacher of the Year  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Temple Lodge 14 in Sonoma has named its Teacher of the Year.



Memorial Day in Sonoma – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

For the 61st time, Sonoma Valley Joint Memorial Day Observance will be held in Sonoma, a patriotic ceremony with moments of somber reflection and uplifting ...



Sonoma students win photography awards  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Students of Sonoma Valley High School photography teacher Andy Mitchell brought home one first place and eight honorable mention prizes in the recent fall ...



Sonoma Valley defeats San Rafael in fair weather baseball at Arnold Field  Sonoma Index-Tribune

It wasn't as easy as the final score indicates, as errors, walks and a balk threatened undefeated season.



Model citizens: SVHS students attend Harvard conference – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

A group of nine Sonoma Valley High School students made a trip to Boston last month, but it was no vacation — the young diplomats took part in the 65th annual ...



Sonoma celebrates Cinco de Mayo  Sonoma Index-Tribune

One hundred and 57 years ago on May 5, a ragtag band of Mexican troops rose up against well-armed French soldiers and bested them in the Battle of Puebla.



Under the Sun: Justin Mori, the new high school principal  Sonoma Valley Sun

Justin Mori took over as principal of Sonoma Valley High School on July 1, replacing departing principal Kathleen Hawing, who has returned to teaching.



Sonoma gets a new Japanese restaurant  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Thanks to this week's rainstorm wreaking havoc on their roof, Shigekazu and Toki Mori are racing against the clock to get their new Japanese restaurant, Shige ...



Sonoma Valley High unveils new logo  Sonoma Index-Tribune

A volunteer team brings Dragon mascot into the 21st century. What do you think?



Sonoma Dragons Hall of Fame to induct 11  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Former principal Bob Kruljac is proud of Sonoma Valley High School. After seven years of honoring the success of Dragon athletes, he was struck by how many ...



CHP: Sonoma man injured in speeding crash  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Speeding too fast to stop for a red light, a Sonoma man lost control of his car on Friday night and collided head on with a pole, suffering major injuries, according ...



First slab yard opens in Sonoma  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Floor Gallery will open Sonoma Valley's first-ever slab warehouse called Sonoma Surfaces next week. The 5,000-square-foot warehouse is located on ...



Analy Jazz Band saved from the ax  Sonoma West

For the last several months, ever since the high school district announced that it would be cutting a slew of classes for budget reasons, a dedicated cadre of ...



New high school agriculture program in Sonoma Valley  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

College is still several years away for Sonoma Valley High School sophomore Francesca Pharo, but the 15-year-old already is on a pathway to her future career.



Dragons on parade – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

Accompanied by enthusiastic seniors, the float with the theme “Under the Big Top,” created by the Sonoma Valley High School class of 2019, rolls down ...



Charlie's Acres farm animal sanctuary in Sonoma hopes to go public  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Tucked away from Napa Road is an unmarked 32-acre farm where every animal has a poignant story of its rescue from death, or escape from the dinner table.



Basking in the 'light' of Sonoma's Diane Lunny  Sonoma Index-Tribune

It was tradition for Diane Lunny to cook a hearty Sunday night dinner for her family and any friends that happened to stop by her welcoming Sonoma home.



Barber's Garage opens in Sonoma  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Barber's Garage offers toddler cuts, beard trims and everything in between.



Girl caught on camera kneeing another student at Sonoma Valley High School  KGO-TV

A female high school student can be seen in a viral video taking down a male student at Sonoma Valley High School and now school officials are responding.



Cinco de Mayo on Sonoma Plaza – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

The family-centered fiesta that is Cinco de Mayo returns to Sonoma Plaza on Sunday, May 5. Presented by La Luz as a celebration of culture and heritage, the ...



Sonoma Valley High's 1980 grad Charlie Marcus first speaker at new lecture series  Sonoma Index-Tribune

The Sonoma Education Foundation is jumping into the speaker business, launching its Barn Talks series next week with a presentation and discussion featuring ...



Sonoma teen, Jake Paine, killed in Napa car accident  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Jake Paine in an open top convertible with friends when the collision occurred.



Grey haze in Sonoma raises health concerns  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Smoke from the deadly wildfire in Paradise has blanketed Sonoma in a thick haze for days. Local air quality, measured on a scale that runs from zero to 500 and ...



Sonoma Valley High grad new head of B&G Club sports  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Mindy Neves, Class of '02, was selected as they new director of B&GC sports programs.



New faces in Valley classrooms  Sonoma Index-Tribune

In a hiring surge that rivals last year's, the Sonoma Valley Unified School District this week welcomed eight new teachers to its high schools, as well as five new ...



Sonoma County celebrity high school grads, now and then  Petaluma Argus Courier

A-list actors, Major League ball-players and Billboard topping musicians; a great deal of talent has passed through the halls of Sonoma County high schools .



Ghoul's night out – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

So the daughter is like 18 years old but literally so mature and totally in love and wants to get married but her parents are like complete monsters about it.



Sonoma VFW essay contest winners announced  Sonoma Index-Tribune

The Veterans of Foreign Wars has announced the local winners of its two annual essay competitions. The first place winners in 2018 will go on to compete in the ...



Grimms launch Wingo Motorcyles, expand Sonoma's Cafe Scooteria  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Carissa and Nick Grimm pivot to vintage motorcycles at West Napa station.



Sonoma Valley High School Convention 2016  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Slide 1 of 12. Bella Fannucci delivers a stump speech for Slate 2. Sonoma Valley High School's 2016 convention was held on Friday, 18 March. There were ...



Editorial: Sonoma braces for the 'other' weed  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sometimes, no one can sum up a problem quite like a city's public works department. Take Sonoma's, for instance, which recently encapsulated the question ...



Sonoma Valley High dancers perform at Sassarini  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Valley High School's dance team performed at Sassarini Elementary School on Wednesday, March 21. The dancers were on hand to kick off the return ...



Sonoma son: Memoirs of a Steel Geisha  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Metal designer Steve Chiurco shows a steely determination.



Parenting in the age of social media – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

By Leslie Nicholson | Guest Writer. The topic of social media and teens brings up all kinds of debate, fear, and discussion among parents. How much should we ...



Louann Carlomagno resigns  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Teachers, students and parents were taken aback on Tuesday afternoon when Sonoma Valley Unified School District Superintendent Louann Carlomagno ...



All Sonoma Valley school campuses to get new signs  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Over the next 12 to 18 months, every Sonoma Valley Unified School District campus will get a new “monument” sign out front, as well as interior signage that ...



School Threat; Robber Caught: Petaluma, North Bay Police Logs  Petaluma, CA Patch

North Bay Police Logs - Petaluma, CA - A newspaper delivery man and a construction worker tragically die; dog jumps in a cop car; and other North Bay police, ...



Sonoma Valley honors retiring teachers  Sonoma Index-Tribune

22 faculty and staff represents 400 years of *service* to local students.



Crab feeds in Sonoma County 2019  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

All-you-can-eat crab feeds are in full swing around Sonoma County, delivering *fresh*, steaming seafood, music, dancing and more. Looking to gorge on the ...



Sonoma teen threatened with baseball bat, suspects arrested  Sonoma Valley Sun

Two Sonoma 19-year-olds were arrested Wednesday after menacing a Sonoma Valley High School student with a baseball bat. Diego Rosas and Damian ...



Teacher Donnelley to put down chalk in 2016  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Longtime teacher David Donnelley recently announced his retirement from Sonoma Valley High School. The popular economics instructor will grade his final ...



Barbara McElroy named 2018 Sonoma Treasure Artist  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Former Valley music teacher, conductor and musician to be feted on Jan. 23.



New faces on Sonoma Planning Commission, cranky neighbors and more  Sonoma Valley Sun

The Sonoma Planning Commission has been, in effect, rezoned. The City Council has made official the reappointments to the seven-member panel of Robert ...



Greypups medal at league wrestling championships | Sports  Sonoma West

The Healdsburg Junior High School wrestling team logged an outstanding showing at the North Valley League Championships on Saturday, March 9, the final ...



Napa County cannabis legalization effort may be nearing the ballot box  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Napa County doesn't allow cannabis grows, but one group looking to change that via the ballot box may be nearing a milestone. Eric Sklar, founding board ...



Sonoma Splash to sell Verano pool site for hotel, affordable housing  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Community pool nonprofit finds common ground with developers, school district to explore a new site.



Hawing resigns as principal of Sonoma Valley High  Sonoma Valley Sun

Sonoma Valley High School Principal Kathleen Hawing will leave the post at the end of this school year with plans to return to teaching. Hawing was named the ...



Ten Sonoma County high school seniors recognized for leadership, community service  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Ten high school seniors from seven Sonoma County high schools were honored Tuesday for their leadership and civic contributions at the 30th annual ...



Gallery: Student interest sparked in metal shop  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Valley High School's metal shop teacher Mark Lea gives Anthony Hernandez, 14, a lesson in welding.



'Trans rights are human rights' – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

In response to recent Trump administration plans to narrow the definition of gender under Title IX to biological gender only, the Sonoma Valley High School ...



School Superintendent explains student's scary joke – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

A letter from Charles Young, Sonoma Valley Unified School District Interim Superintendent. Dear Sonoma Valley Unified Families,. In the wake of the Florida ...



Sonoma entrepreneur launches Uppercase Tea  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma, you are probably drinking your tea wrong. “You need the right ratio of tea leaves to water, the right temperature, and you need to steep it for the right ...



Mexican culture becomes lifetime connection at Sonoma Valley day camp  Sonoma Index-Tribune

The ArtEscape camp in Boyes Hot Springs provided kids a glimpse into the rich culture.



Sonoma middle schools open unique new writing centers  Sonoma Index-Tribune

A founder of San Francisco's 826 Valencia has been consulting with the Sonoma Valley Unified School District to develop writing centers in the Valley's two ...



Meet the royal court – Sonoma Sun | Sonoma, CA  Sonoma Valley Sun

Here are the finalists for Sonoma Valley High School's 2017 Homecoming honors: back row, from left: Valentino Battaglini, Dominic Tommasi, Chris Bruton, ...



Class of 2015 destinations  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Each year the Sonoma Valley High School student newspaper prints a list of the senior class' college and career plans.



Sonoma Valley High welcomes new teachers  Sonoma Index-Tribune

SVHS welcomed ten new teachers this fall, most in the math department.



Under the Sun: Peter Hansen, media arts teacher  Sonoma Valley Sun

The Sun: This is an exciting time for your Sonoma Valley High School students, with their films being shown in the Sonoma International Film Festival.



'YES' program fosters youth engagement  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Teens learn real-world leadership skills in summer workshops.



Snapchat school shooting threat leads to student arrest  SFBay

A Sonoma Valley High School student was arrested Wednesday for allegedly making threats about a school shooting using the messaging app Snapchat.



Barber: Tyler Winslow's late father in his corner for wrestling championships  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Three years after Sonoma's Deets Winslow died in a boating accident, his son is fulfilling his wrestling destiny.



Former Sonoma woman mourns loss of family home in Paradise  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Family regroups in Sonoma after daring Camp Fire escape.



A look inside Sonoma Valley High's mock trial team  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Don't get into an argument with any of these SVHS students.



New leadership at Sonoma Valley Education Foundation  Sonoma Index-Tribune

At the midway point in the school year, the Sonoma Valley Unified School District's largest benefactor – the Sonoma Valley Education Foundation – is ...



Suicide of Sonoma teen sparks discussion about bullying  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

The death of a bisexual Sonoma Valley teen who killed himself after years of bullying has sparked a community discussion about the emotionally scarring ...



Dario Minatta, SVHS '14 battling back from devastating snowboard accident  Sonoma Index-Tribune

The first time Dario Minatta was able to look at his phone after the accident there were 174 messages, and the cards and texts keep pouring in.



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