Mar Vista Read-a-Thon 2014 Kickoff

My son Aiden is a kindergartner at Mar Vista Elementary School, and we’re doing a read-a-thon fundraiser, and it’s now time for the Mar Vista Read-a-Thon 2014 Kickoff. The Mar Vista library is in sad shape, and half the funds we raise will go to buy new books for the library. The other half of […]

Aptos High 2014 Homecoming King

KSBW News recently reported about Aptos High’s choice for homecoming king this year: Brandon Gruber. Normally the choice for homecoming king doesn’t garner this kind of media attention, but the students’ choice of Brandon is notable because Brandon has Down syndrome. According to the reports, Brandon is one of the most outgoing kids on campus. […]

Mar Vista Read-a-Thon 2014

Mar Vista Elementary School is having its first-ever Read-a-Thon this year! This is a new fundraising initiative being organized by the Mar Vista Parent’s Club (the Mar Vista version of a PTA). Funds raised from the Read-a-Thon will go in large part to the Mar Vista Elementary library, which suffers from limited and outdated reading […]

Run for Rio 5K Race – September 14

The Second Annual Run for Rio 5K Race will be held this year on Sunday, September 14, 2014. The run begins at 8:00 AM in Seascape Village, and the course winds its way through nearby neighborhoods. The fee to participate is $30 per runner or $120 for a family of up to 5. Proceeds from […]

Mar Vista Elementary School

Valencia Elementary School is a California Distinguished School. It is part of the Pajaro Valley Unified School District. The school serves children between Kindergarten through sixth grade, and has about 500 students. See also: Mar Vista Elementary on GreatSchools, Mar Vista Elementary API Score, Mar Vista Elementary School profile on Movoto

Cabrillo College

Cabrillo College is a bedrock institution for the Aptos community – and for Santa Cruz county as well. It is considered by many to be the premiere “junior college” in all of the state of California. Cabrillo College Cabrillo College on Facebook

Valencia Elementary School – Aptos

Valencia Elementary School is a California Distinguished School, and is the oldest elementary school in Aptos. It is part of the Pajaro Valley Unified School District. ┬áThe school serves children between Kindergarten through sixth grade, and has about 550 students. See also: Valencia Elementary on GreatSchools, Valencia Elementary API Score, Valencia Elementary School profile on […]

Rio del Mar Elementary School

Rio del Mar Elementary School is considered by many Aptos residents to be the premier public elementary school in Aptos. It is located in the Rio del Mar neighborhood, along the border of Seascape. It has high API scores, consistently scoring over 900 in the past several years. See also: Rio del Mar Elementary on […]

Aptos Schools – Overview

Aptos Public Schools are some of the best in Santa Cruz county. All public schools in Aptos are part of the Pajaro Valley Unified School District. Aptos schools California schools I want this widget for my site