MVLA High School Foundation

Annual Report 2017-18

Our Mission

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School Foundation invests in a learning environment that empowers all students to thrive and succeed.


Alan Cyron

A Message From Our President

We believe there is no better investment than providing educational opportunities to our students, and we are excited to report another record year of fundraising.



Reduces class sizes for freshman English and math to allow for more teacher attention to the individualized needs of the student

Class Size Reduction

Offers free one-on-one academic assistance to students desiring occasional or year-long extra help in subjects including math, English, science, foreign language, history, and electives

Tutorial Center

Provides all students access to technology with the option to checkout a Chromebook


Gives students a place to study, research and collaborate after school

Extended Library


Funds programs to promote practices and life skills so students can thrive during their high school years

Student Wellness

College & Career Center

Provides resources and counseling to students and their parents regarding summer programs, gap year, job and career options, college search, admissions, financial aid and scholarships

Naviance Family 


Access to the Naviance Family Connection for students, parents and counselors. Provides online information and tools for aptitude assessment and researching/applying to colleges.

Expands AVID 

(Advancement Via Individual Determination), a college readiness program for underrepresented students

Expanded AVID Program

What We Fund

Thank You!

Thank you to the families, community members, realtors and alumni for getting us to our goal of




Together, we achieved a record in both fundraising AND participation making our students the ultimate winners!

Thank You Donors!

Please see the Donation Levels below for our lists of donors.

Leadership Circle

$5,000 or more


$3,000 to $4,999

High Honors

$2,000 to $2,999


$1,000 to $1,999


Up to $999

Community & Alumni

Up to $4,999

Thank You for a Record Corporate Matching Year!



Many companies have a matching program, so please help us by checking with your human resource department. If you have any questions about the matching process, please email us


Tribute Gifts

Tribute gifts are a way to honor an inspirational teacher! These special people were recognized with a special note and certificate as well as being acknowledged here.

" I have the freedom to innovate with a school, a district, a foundation and a community that supports trying new, fun, engaging, worthwhile, real-world things in the classroom .”


- Brendan Dilloughery, MVHS Math and CS Teacher


Honor Roll of Realtors

Since 1995, the Foundations’ Honor Roll of Realtors program has brought real estate experts and philanthropy together in support of our public schools. This year they successfully raised over $102,000 for quality education in our eleven schools encompassing grades TK-12.


These volunteers donate their time and expertise to help provide excellent public schools for all students in their community.


Get Involved

You can make a difference.


Volunteer Your Time

Make calls at our Phonathon

Debit Card

Make a Donation

Any amount meaningful to your family


Partner With Us

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