Meet District Tech Coach Kate Sprague!

by Candace Murphy, Kiddo! Parent Volunteer It’s hard to believe that Kate Sprague, Mill Valley School District’s new technology coach, has only been in action for about a year now. Because if you ask her, her days are sometimes only …

Blanche Thebom Trust Funds Musical Instrument Purchase

At first glance, it’s hard to see what the renowned operatic mezzo-soprano Blanche Thebom, whose turns as Fricka, Carmen, and Amneris defined those roles for half a century, has in common with the kindergartners playing xylophones in Lori Adessa’s music …

Festival Celebrating Kiddo! Program

Featured Business Partners June 2018

JUNE 2018 DISTRICT LEADERS FOR JUNE ($7500+) Beeline Bikes 415-465-3044 www.beelinebikes.com Chevron – E. Blithedale & Ashford 5 Ashford Avenue 415.383.7040 ECO Compliance Corporation 855-525-2005 www.ecocomp.net  El Paseo 17 Throckmorton Avenue 415.388.0741 www.elpaseomillvalley.com foodniks The Cove Shopping Center 1 Blackfield …

The Wonderful World of Nora Hunter

After 14 years, Choral Program Co-Pioneer Leaves District.   By Candace Murphy Kiddo! Staff The idea grew organically, like so many of Nora Hunter’s brainstorms. It was the first day of school, Superintendent Paul Johnson was talking to all of …

Are You a Better Broadsword Fighter Than a Fourth Grader?

Kiddo!-funded teacher grant affords William Shakespeare Unit at Old Mill School and has kids studying tragedies, comedies and some pretty epic soliloquies. Oh yeah, and broadsword fighting. By Candace Murphy Kiddo! Staff It’s mid-morning on the Old Mill School playground, …

Kiddo! Spotlight: Chalk Art on the Plaza 2017

By Candace Murphy Kiddo! Staff   Those who ventured over to Mill Valley’s downtown plaza this past Friday were treated to the sight of almost a fifth of the entire Mill Valley Middle School’s student population as they hunkered down …

Are You a Parent and Own a Business?

The Kiddo! Business Partnership Program supports our schools and simultaneously promotes your business through a variety of platforms: Store-front decals identifying you as a supporter of our local schools Placement in the Business Partner Directory, a go-to parent resource Promotion on …