Kids Stuff

High School Seniors Receive Diplomas

May 28,2020

Encinal High School seni​or Rawabi Ali picks up her cap and gown at Encinal High School on May 9. Students received their diplomas from staff of Jostens, a company that produces college and high school class rings, yearbooks and other graduation products.

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A Sign of the Times

Apr 30,2020

Mindful of the loss of senior year celebrations this spring, a group of families and high school staff from across the district have planned “Alameda Senior Signing Day,” tomorrow, Friday, May 1. 

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Get Ready to ‘Land or Slam’ this Sunday

Oct 10,2019

On Sunday, Oct. 13, at noon, local skateboarders who frequent Alameda’s Cityview Skatepark, 1177 W. Red Line Ave., will host the fifth annual “Land or Slam Skate Jam” fundraiser there in memory of the late Clay Harding, an Alameda skateboarder who lost his life in 2014.

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Courtesy CASA &nbsp&nbsp Left to right, Alameda High School Senior Caroline Choi, Haley Organ of New York and Johanna Reimer of Massachusetts receive awards from Robin Buchanan of Project Green Schools and Stephen Ritz of Green Bronx Machine.

Student Speaks in NYC

Oct 03,2019

Alameda High School senior Caroline Choi traveled to New York City (NYC) last week to participate in the third annual NYC Green Schools Conference. She addressed the  international convention hosted as part of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) and Climate Week Sept. 25. 

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All photos EHS senior A.J. Falk &nbsp&nbsp Encinal High School senior quarterback David Romero-Reinholz surveys the Alameda High School defense before taking the snap at the 65th Island Bowl last Friday, Sept. 13, at Thompson Field.

Jets Swat Hornets in Island Bowl, 42-0

Sep 17,2019

Sixth months ago the Alameda Unified School District explored the possibility of combining the Island’s two public high schools. Last Friday’s rivalry between Alameda and Encinal high schools reminded the community that the Island Bowl is a tradition worth keeping. 

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Students Call for Peace

Sep 24,2020

The Students of The Child Unique/Montessori Elementary School of Alameda have taken on a new challenge in celebration of International Day of Peace on Sept. 21. In addition to creating the peace circle shown above, the students penned the following letter to the readers of the Alameda Sun.

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A Call for Kids to Eat Healthier

Sep 17,2020

The Healthy Kid Project is a free educational online program that serves as a call to action for kids and their families to eat healthy. The project, which starts tomorrow, Friday, Sept.

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Seasoning Holds Key to Making Delicious Meals

Sep 10,2020

We’re all on a diet — whatever we choose to eat on a regular basis is what makes up our diet. Yet when people talk about “going on a diet”, what comes to mind first and foremost is deprivation, and who wants to sign up for that?

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