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Girls rewriting the code

The doors of the conference room swing open as a group of 16- and 17-year-old girls enter their new classroom for the next seven weeks. Peering through the all-glass walls, Lily Sha takes in the scene around her at Twitter’s headquarters in San Francisco. Outside of the conference room software engi

Blue Valley High receives national library program honor

A heartbeat is the vital center, it synchronizes all other parts. At Blue Valley High, the heartbeat of the school is the library. It is a place where personal and academic growth is the principal focus, where a service-oriented philosophy resides. This collaborative environment prompted the America

Vision 2020: Blue Valley Schools’ strategic plan to serve as guide to the future

A sharp focus on students, a clear vision for academic and personal growth, and community insight to illuminate the path to excellence—these key ingredients make up the heart of Blue Valley Schools’ 2015-2020 Strategic Plan, Vision 2020.

Dr. Trigg named HPISD’s Superintendent of Schools

The Highland Park ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved Dr. Tom Trigg as Highland Park ISD’s Superintendent of Schools at a called meeting today. Dr. Trigg is the eighth superintendent in HPISD’s 101-year history, and he is expected to assume the role full-time in late July. “

Blue Valley named to list of top 10 digital school districts

Blue Valley’s use of innovative technologies district-wide, as well as in the classroom, has landed the district a national digital district ranking. The district ranked in the top 10 of the Digital School Districts national survey. The honor was announced by the Center for Digital Education and the

Blue Valley’s Mission Trail Elementary earns national Blue Ribbon distinction

The gym floor was packed and the anticipation was high. Mission Trail Elementary Principal Debbie Bond called an assembly for an all school photo, or so they thought. But it was all part of a cover so Bond could tell her students and staff the good news. The moment she made the announcement that Mis