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News

List of 5 news stories.

  • Pursuit of Passion (PoP) Week at the Middle School

    While the 8th graders are away (on world language trips to Quebec and Costa Rica), the 6th and 7th graders play! PoP Week is a favorite tradition that allows our youngest students to delve deeply into a topic, develop new skills, and have a blast with experiential, hands-on learning opportunities.
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  • Award-Winning Author Thi Bui Visits Crystal

    The award-winning author Thi Bui visited Crystal's Upper and Middle School campuses in early March to talk about her graphic memoir, The Best We Could Do, and to work with students in telling their own stories. Her book, which centers on her family's compelling story of immigrating to and setting up a life in the United States...
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  • Gala 2019: A Night of Thrills Under the Big Top

    The circus was in town for one night only at the Middle School for the annual Gryphon Gala in early March. The decked-out crowd sported whimsical circus-themed costumes, and were just as dazzling as the jugglers, stilt walkers, tarot card and palm readers, and other acts during the Silent Auction and cocktails.
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  • 6th grade Makes Totes for Second Harvest Food Bank

    In early March, 6th grade students visited the Second Harvest Food Bank’s facility in San Carlos where they made reusable tote bags from t-shirts. They were also given a tour of the facility and learned more about hunger in our community. The visit was part of Crystal’s Human Development programming.

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  • 7th graders Study Multicultural Dance

    Ms. Player's 7th grade dance class shared a series of multicultural dance presentations that both educated and entertained the Middle School while giving us a reason to celebrate dance traditions from around the world.  From Hula, to Chinese Fan Dancing, to the Virginia Reel (the official state dance of 13 states in the United States)...
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Photo Galleries

  • PoP Week - 6th & 7th grades
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  • Author Thi Bui Visits Crystal
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  • photos courtesy of Joy Feng
    Gryphon Gala: Under the Big Top
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  • 7th grade: Multicultural Dance
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  • photos courtesy of Joy Feng
    Women Driving Change Conference
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  • MS Family & Friends
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  • Human Development Day
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  • Lunar New Year Banquet
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  • Lip Sync
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  • Snow Day
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  • US Family & Friends
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  • Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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  • Idris Anderson Poetry Reading
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  • US Visual Arts field trip to SFMOMA
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  • Cozy Coding at the MS
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  • Human Development Day Two
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  • 7th grade "Midsummer's Night Dream"
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  • MS play "Theseus and Minotaur"
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  • 6th Grade Science Gallery Walk
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  • Diwali at the Upper School
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Videos

  • Lip Sync 2019 - 10th grade
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  • Lip Sync 2019 - 11th grade
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  • Lip Sync 2019 - 12th grade
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  • Lip Sync 2019 - 6th grade
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  • Lip Sync 2019 - 7th grade
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  • Lip Sync 2019 - 8th grade
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  • Lip Sync 2019 - 9th grade
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  • Lip Sync 2019 - Faculty & Staff
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Belmont, CA 94002
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Hillsborough, CA 94010
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