Recognizing students need more than basic language and math to be prepared for careers and life, board members Jeff Garcia, Vince Gonzales and Grant Cambridge reprised their “Financial Literacy” course for the fourth year.
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At long last we can bring you tangible evidence of all your efforts to create a campus worthy of the phenomenal Everest Value School community.
"This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity will also allow us to conduct independent travel to our birthplace to conduct ethnographic research on our family origins and connect to our roots."
Value Schools has partnered with St. John’s Well Child and Family Center to provide COVID-19 Vaccines for students 12 years old and up and all members of our Value Schools community. Parents may sign a consent form for any student between 12-18 to take the vaccine without their presence.
On May 25, over 1,600 students at Value Schools participated in a Read-a-Thon to support those in need.
Each year since 2015 Value Schools celebrates the Jerry Awards. The award is named for our founder, Dr. Jerome Porath, who founded Value Schools in 2000.
Get ready to celebrate the up and coming, BIGGER and BETTER Everest Value School by breaking ground and taking pictures where Everest’s new home will stand!
Chris Medinger began his Everest Value journey in a conversation with then-CEO Gerry Jacoby: “The bad news is we’re not promoting you to vice-principal. The good news is we’re asking you to start a whole new school.”
Jacqueline Gonzalez-Reyes had a flashback when the novel coronavirus upended education in 2020. “It’s just like 2014 and we’re starting a school again! We’re building the plane in the air!”
Edgar Nguyen thought he was meant to be a firefighter, and was just a step or two short of that destination, when by happy accident he agreed to help a friend clean out the basement at Downtown Value School.