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Compassion Can Begin With Just A Small, Simple Step

Student Reporter: Maggie He, Class of 2018 Nestled in the corner of Mazzoni Street was the temporary winter homeless shelter that housed residents through the harsh winter cold. Students of DVGS were allowed the opportunity to cook and serve a healthy vegetarian meal to these individuals. From Junior […]

PTO Minutes, May, 2016

May 18, 2016 Present at the Meeting: Steve Setera, Matt Finnegan, Rodger Kellerman, Randall Peterson, Tom Tieu, Susan Summerford, Ping Huang, Rachel Hu, Grace Yang, Abi, Cynthia Chan, Jin Jr Shr, Amanda Setera, Nataindra, Jin Xiang, Ted Yap, Alejandro Gracia, Ryan Liu, Rong Zhan Li Call to order […]

ASB Retreat

Student Editorial: Belle Roberts As usual, ASB Retreat signalled the coming end to the school year. Students gathered at school on Friday, May 13, 2016, for a night filled with games, movies, and snacks. Twice a school year, the students are able to hold a sleepover at the […]

PTO Minutes, Apr, 2016

April 27, 2016 Present at the Meeting: Steve Setera, Matt Finnegan, Juan Gracia, Rodger Kellerman, Tom Tieu, Tec Yan Yang, Susan Summerford, Niki Clarke, Ping Huang, Mai Do, Grace Yang, Leanna Tracey Duong, Denise Cao, Cynthia Chan, Jin Jr Shr, Amanda Setera, Nataindra, Jin Xiang Call to order […]

Earth Day: IGDVS Planted 695 Trees!

Student Editorial Team: Belle Roberts, Denise Cao, and Leanna Duong Earth Day is a celebration that should be very dear to our hearts. We live and take from this planet everyday, but it never asks for anything in return. With the onset of intense pollution, global warming, and […]

Child Expo at Pear Tree Center

Student Editorial: Belle Roberts Stroll by the IGDVGS booth at the Child Expo and one would see a flurry of girls in uniforms. Some wear green plaid skirts with navy v-neck sweaters. Others have on elaborate Chinese costumes and flowers in their hair. Upon closer inspection, one can […]

Bringing Together the Best of Humanity

Student Reporter: Ellie Ng, Class of 2017 The news of the Valley Fire came as a great shock to many of the students in the school. After discovering the massive destruction it caused, a group of students went to help out at the Clearlake donation center. Disaster brings […]

BMUN 64: Berkeley Model United Nations 64th Session

Student Editorial: Belle Roberts, Class of 2017 “Delegates, there is the Caspian Sea, the Mediterranean Sea, but what we really need, is consistent-SEA.” At the 64th Session of Berkeley Model United Nations, delegates worked hard to argue their positions, collaborate with others, and pass resolutions. BMUN is a […]

PTO Minutes, Mar, 2016

March 16, 2016 Present at the meeting:  Matt Finnegan, Steve Setera, Susan Summerford, Jennifer Ackley, Grace Yang, Jin Jr Shr, Nataindra, Tom Tieu, Ted Yap, Juan Gracia, Ping Huang, Nakula Hertz, Aaron So, Anna Huey, Yang Liu, Kim Hanneken, Alejardo Gracia,, Cynthia Chan, Karmen Yep, Kusali, Phoebe, Silvia. […]

Cleaning Up After Ourselves

Student Reporter: Sinna Zheng, Class of 2018 On the day of the Coastal Clean­Up, the student volunteers of DVGS piled out of white minivans, sporting summer camp T­shirts, Dragons sweatpants and work gloves. Joining us were the Ukiah High Spanish Club, local chaperones, and our beloved principal, Jin […]