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Visit to the Humane Society

Kristina Ortega (Class of 2020) and Sierra Sipila (Class of 2021) On December 6, 2016, some of the 8th and 9th graders went to The Humane Society for Inland Mendocino County in Redwood Valley, CA, chaperoned by teachers Ms. Kravitz and Ms. Wang. Our experience at the animal […]

Healthy Body, Peaceful Mind

by Emily Du (Class of 2020) Our school has a unique physical education curriculum. We get to explore team sports, regular P.E., taiji quan (tai chi), and yoga. The student council has also been promoting lunch recess sports, twice weekly. We play pickle ball, badminton, bocce ball, and […]

Happy Winter Break

By Editorial Staff It has been a rewarding and meaningful fall season of 2016 for the school and students, filled with thought-provoking classes, enlightening challenges, informative service and class trips, and exciting club activities. School ended on a high note for winter break with a warm gathering filled […]

You Matter

By Cindy Han (Class of 2019) The power and influence of words are enormous. Word is a necessary tool we use everyday to communicate, but sometimes we ignored or forgot how unique and powerful they are. Fortunately, by doing a project called “You Matter Marathon,” students in Developing […]

Karma Kitchen Is Back!

By Alexis Yap (Class of 2017), Brandy Quach and Jasmine Chen (Class of 2018) Continuing the gift of sharing from last school year, this fall semester, the school held two sessions of “karma kitchen”—on October 7th and November 22nd. Karma kitchen is the brainchild of Service Space[1] and […]

PTO-Minutes September 14, 2016

Call to order 5:10 by PTO President Matthew Finnegan Introductions: 5:10     Girls School President Susanne and Vice President Carmen are introduced. Treasurer’s Report: 5:13     Treasurer Ping Huang presents last year’s budget for review as well as the proposed budget for this year. There is discussion regarding an outstanding […]

The Compassion of Art

By Jocelyn He (Class of 2020) On November 4, 2016, students of Developing Virtue Girls Secondary School gathered at  Corner Gallery in Ukiah to see their own artwork hung on the walls. The Teenage Art Show is open to all teens in the city. It helps teenagers who […]

Christmas Recital 2016

You, Community members, Parents, Teachers and Friends are invited: Ho, Ho, Ho… 歡  迎  老  師,家  長,朋  友  們  與  我  們  共  同  迎  接  美   好  的  聖  誕  節  時  光 : Annual Community Event Celebrate with Developing Virtue Secondary School Chinese orchestras Christmas Recital […]

A Halloween Treat 2016

by Ellie Ng (Class of 2017) This Halloween was a special one. Unlike the previous years where we celebrated Halloween with a part,  inspired by our principal, the senior class decided to explore their creativity and came up with a fun Halloween surprise for the younger girls. The […]

Multicultural Fest

by Anna (Class of 2020) and Iris (Class of 2021) On the 22nd of October, 2016, the Developing Virtue Girls Secondary School students set up a booth to represent the school in a Multicultural Fest in Ukiah. It was organized by the school Tree of Life. Their purpose […]