Steps Into…Life After High School


WHAT: Steps Into…Life After High School

SPONSORED BY: Parenting Continuum, LGSUHSD’s Workability I, and SHS Parent Ed

DATES: October 19, 2016

TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

LOCATION: Saratoga High School Library

AUDIENCE: Students and Parents Grades 9-12

COST: Free


QUESTIONS: Kristy St. George:

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Junior Parents College Planning Workshop


WHAT: Junior Parents College Planning Workshop

DATES/TIMES: Session 1 (evenings): 2/1, 2/8, 2/15 – 7-9pm; Session 2 (Saturdays): 2/11, 2/18 – 9:30am-12:30pm — Each session will be limited to 50 parents.

LOCATION: LGHS Library (both sessions)

AUDIENCE: Parents of Junior students at LGHS (if remaining open spots following 12/30/16 sign up deadline, workshop will be opened to Sophomore parents)

COST: $150 per six hour session ($250 if a couple from the same family wants to attend)

SIGN UP: Deadline for Junior parents to sign up is 12/30/16. Following this date, if slots remain open, Sophomore parents will have the opportunity to sign up. To sign up, please fill out and return the flyer below with payment (please see flyer for full details).

QUESTIONS: Lauri Pastrone

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Project Cornerstone for Parents: Take It Personally 6-Week Workshop

WHAT: Project Cornerstone for Parents: Take It Personally 6-Week Workshop

DATES: 10/14/16, 10/21/16, 10/28/16, 11/4/16, 11/18/16, 12/2/16

TIME: 8:45 AM – 10:00 AM

LOCATION: Fisher Middle School

AUDIENCE: Parents from students at any school

COST: $20 suggested donation



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SCREENING: Audrie and Daisy

WHAT: Movie screening of documentary Audrie and Daisy – Hosted by CASA and the Audrie Pott Foundation.

DATE: Sunday, September 25, 2016

TIME: 10:00am for screening with discussion panel to follow (if interested, VIP breakfast at 9:00am for $15 per person)

LOCATION: Los Gatos Theatre
43 N. Santa Cruz Avenue
Los Gatos, CA

AUDIENCE AND COST: Grades 9-12 and parents; admission is free for screening, $15 for VIP breakfast if attending. Tickets required for screening and/or breakfast: 

Please note: This documentary deals with alcohol, sexual assault, and suicide.

Communicating With Teens

SPEAKER: Mary Eschen, Life and Parenting Coach

DATE: Thursday, September 22, 2016

TIME: 7:00-8:30pm

LOCATION (Updated!): Fisher Multi-Purpose Room

AUDIENCE & COST: For parents of students in grades 6-12; admission is free.

Flyer: Communicating with Teens – Mary Eschen (Please note this flyer lists the old location; updated location is the Fisher Multi-Purpose Room.)

We’d love your thoughts! For those who attended, please complete the following brief survey (will take 2-5 minutes):

The Myth of the Math Brain: Inspiring a Growth Mindset

SPEAKER: Jo Boaler, PhD — Presented by Common Ground Speaker Series

1) Tuesday, September 20, 2016: 9:00am
The Carey School
1 Carey School Ln
San Mateo, CA

2) Tuesday, September 20, 2016: 7:00pm
Woodside Priory School
302 Portola Rd
Portola Valley, CA

3) Thursday, September 22, 2016: 7:00pm
Saint Andrew’s Episcopal School
13601 Saratoga Ave
Saratoga, CA

COST: Open to the public. Free to parents, faculty, and staff of Common Ground member schools. $20 for non-affiliated adults.

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