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    January 26, 2020
    Help Your Child Fall in Love With Writing This Summer! Adventures in Writing Camp is returning to Atherton's Laurel School Lower Campus July 6 - 17, 2020
    Authors, teachers, and musicians are teaming up to help students fall in love with writing this summer! Adventures in Writing Camp is a two week “day camp” program that allows elementary campers to write, edit, and publish their own eBooks, and middle-schoolers work on digital storytelling!  Campers are learning and creating under the guidance of credentialed teachers, musicians, and authors. Lessons are delivered as songs. New writing skills are practiced by writing rap songs. It’s the writing camp that turns “writing camp” on its formerly stuffy head! July 6 - July 17, 2020 at Laurel School Lower Campus. Camp hours are 9am – 3pm with extended care available from 8-9am and 3-6pm. Open to students entering grades 1-8. Register at

    M-A High School Band Dance 2020

    A Benefit for the M-A Music Program

    February 1, M-A High School

    The event will bring the spirit of Mardi Gras and the ambiance of the French Quarter of New Orleans to M-A! Join us for music, dancing and food from the Big Easy. Dinner catered by Nola, Palo Alto! For tickets: ONLINE AUCTION-The Big Band Dance online auction features an executive box for a Giants/Dodgers game, Eagles tickets, accommodations near Disneyland, a private concert and much more!!  Join us!! To view the auction go to: If you can't make it to the dance, but want to support our wonderful music programs, you can donate here: