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Earth Day 2018

by Leanna Duong (Class of 2018) Developing Virtue Girls School was so lucky to have spend Earth Day with special guests from ServiceSpace. The morning started with music from Nimo and Fab from an organization called ServiceSpace, singing along to “Planting Seeds” a favorite among the majority of […]

Mother’s Day 2018

By Karen Liang  and Naomi Seng (Class of 2022) Loud murmurs of Girls School trampling in the dining hall resounded in the room as heartwarming smiles dance on the faces of our honorable Dharma Masters and aunties. On May 11th, both Elementary and Secondary Girl Students, each having […]

Cherishing Youth Day 2018

by Sinna Zheng (Class of 2018) On April 13, the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas hosted their annual Cherishing Youth Day celebration. This year’s theme was unity and harmony, with the program’s plot line centered around the coming together of the four elements of water, fire, earth, and […]

IGDVGS Chinese New Year Celebration

by Jocelyn He (Class of 2020) On Feb 15th, students and teachers from the Instilling Goodness Developing Virtue Girls School gathered in the Chan Hall for the Chinese New Year celebration. The participants were separated into eleven groups by drawing lucky numbers out of a bowl. Each group […]

Cherishing Youth Day 2018

Location:  City of 10,000 Buddhas 2001 Talmage Rd. Ukiah, CA 95482 Date/Time: April 13, 2018 9:00 AM- 9:50 AM (Pre-K/1st Short Program), 10:15 AM– 12:30 PM (2nd~12th Main Program) Hosted by: Developing Virtue Secondary School Instilling Goodness Elementary School (707) 468-3896 cyd poster (PDF)    

Hanukkah in Redwood Valley

by Brandy Quach (Class of 2018) Celebrating the fourth night of Hanukkah on December 5th, 2018 at the Kol Ha’emek Jewish Community in Redwood Valley, the students of Developing Virtue Girls School gathered with the local community to light the menorah and enjoy a couple of traditional latkes. The juniors and seniors of […]

IGDVGS Halloween Celebration

by Sophy Chin Raman (Class of 2018) + Mindy Tieu (Class of 2020) Paper Pumpkin with Elders Tuesday October 24, 2017 The jolly footsteps of kindergartners could be heard throughout the hallway of the elementary school as they prepare to visit the elderly nuns in the Tower of […]