Category Archives: Schools

San Rafael Loves Education – 5 elementary schools receive CA State Award

San Rafael Loves Education – 5 elementary schools receive CA State Award

Vallecito Elementary School is in the Dixie School District of San Rafael, CA. Let’s congratulate principal Tracy Smith and all the teachers. Four other San Rafael Schools received this award: Mary Silviera, Sun Valley, Glenwood, and Santa Venetia. These schools have each received the 2016 Gold Ribbon School Award. A total of 8 Elementary schools in Marin… Continue Reading

2016 CA School Rankings by Niche.com

2016 CA School Rankings by Niche.com

School rankings are controversial – what actually makes a school great? That is a complex question. Here are new CA School Rankings from Niche.com. Who is Niche? Formerly called CollegProwler.com – this company says they provide data and aggregates “big” data to give insights on Neighborhoods, Colleges and Schools. What I have found interesting is many… Continue Reading

Marin Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA

Marin Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA

Marin County Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA This time Marin’s cutting edge is in the realm of education and health. For some time now we have been training our children to become sedentary adults.  We spend the first two years of their lives teaching them to walk and talk, and we… Continue Reading

Award Winning Novato School District At its Finest!

Award Winning Novato School District At its Finest!

If you are moving into a new area and have children, learning more about the school district is a natural starting point. For those considering the Northern Bay Area, Novato, served by the Novato School District, is quickly becoming one of the most popular areas in Marin County. It features beautiful outdoor spaces yet is close enough… Continue Reading

San Rafael Public School Information

San Rafael Public School Information

San Rafael is a lively community with a large downtown surrounded by warm, rolling California hills. Many of my clients are interested in learning more about the area and with an influx of people moving to San Rafael I decided to piece together a bit more information regarding Marin County schools and the two main… Continue Reading