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MVLA High School Foundation 2018-19

OURMISSIOn

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

 
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Andrea Gray

OurPresident

We are excited to report another year of record fundraising! Thank you for your continued investment in educational opportunities for our students.

Four years ago the Foundation decided to explore ways to foster innovation in the classroom. Innovation is a word often heard in Silicon Valley, but what does it really mean in education? Read more in our letter.

 
 

ThankYou

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

 

$1,804,000! 

 

Together, we achieved a record fundraising year making our students the ultimate winners!

 

OurGRANT

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 needing 

occasional or year-long extra help in a variety of subject areas.

Tutorial Center

Provides all students access to technology with the option to check out a Chromebook.

Chromebooks

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

Extended Library

Hours

Funds an additional CHAC Counselor at each school to help students thrive during the challenges of their high school years.

Student Wellness

College & Career Center

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

Naviance Family 

Connection

Access to the Naviance Family Connection for students, parents and counselors. Provides online information and tools for aptitude assessment and and streamlines college searches/applications.

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School Foundation is proud to announce our grant for 2019-20!

2019-20 Grant

See our

2019-20

Grant

 

Ourdonors

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

$3,000 to $4,999

$5,000 or more

Leadership Circle

STRATEGY

$5,000 or more

Valedictorian

$2,999 to $4,999

High Honors

$2,000 to $2,999

Honors

BRANDING

$1,000 to $1,999

Mentor

up to $999

up to $4,999

Community & Alumni

Thank You for a Record Corporate Matching Year!

$370,495

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 info@MVLAfoundation.org

 
 
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OurTributes

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.

“We all know that writing is important, but learning to write is hard. The goal of the Writing Center is to support our students as they grow as writers. It is a safe space where students can get support on their writing from peers who have been trained in how to give effective feedback. I’m grateful for the MVLA Foundation Innovative Learning Grant that made this resource possible."

 

- Caitlin Hannon, LAHS English Teacher and Writing Center Founder

 

OurCommunity

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 $127,000 for quality education in our eleven schools encompassing grades TK-12.

ourvolunteers

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

 
 

 GetInvolved

You can make a difference.

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Volunteer Your Time

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Make a Donation

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