Monthly Archives: March 2015

“Keep Calm and Parent On”

Approximately one third of secondary students utilize the PUSD Wellness Center’s services. This fall the Wellness Center provided 1400 counseling visits between the three schools it serves (PMS, PHS and MHS).  When we share this number with others, more often than not people are shocked at the high number of usage. Should we be worried that so…

Millennium High School Community Dinner

Millennium High School, Piedmont’s alternative high school, is a community of self-paced, independent learners.  One of MHS’s truly unique traditions is its annual Community Dinner, which is this Sunday, March 22 from 4:30 – 7:00 pm at the Veterans Hall.  The Community Dinner is open to all.  Tickets ($20 per person, students are free) are…

PHS WASC: A Mid-Cycle Review

Piedmont High School, like all high schools, must go through a process every few years of program review and goal-setting to maintain accreditation.  The purpose of this accreditation process is to foster continuous improvement of school programs, to meet the needs of diverse learners. PHS recently completed a progress report on the goals established in…