Category Archives: Education

Bernal Neighbor Creates Absurdly Cool Outdoor Adventure Program for Little Kids

Neighbor Regina recently enrolled her kid in Wonderbugs, and she now thinks it may be the the coolest outdoor education adventure camp for toddlers and preschoolers in the universe. The program was created by Hilary Blum, another Bernal neighbor, so Regina wrote Bernalwood to gush about … Continue reading

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You’re Invited to the Glamorous Leonard R. Flynn School Fundraiser, Saturday

The PTA at Leonard R. Flynn Elementary School on Precita Park is having their annual fundraiser tomorrow, Saturday March 15. Neighbor Jeff extends the invitation: This Saturday night the Leonard R. Flynn PTA will be hosting its 3rd annual “Viva … Continue reading

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NPR Spotlights Science Education for Bernal Students

National media alert! On NPR’s Morning Edition this week, a group of students at Bernal’s Paul Revere School were the focus of a story by Eric Westervelt about Mission Science Workshop, an innovative program to make science education more unboring: … Continue reading

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Saturday: J. Serra Elementary 3rd Annual RockaPalooza Benefit

It’s that junior-rockstar time of year, as the parents from J. Serra Elementary School on Holly Park will hold their annual RockaPalooza benefit again this Saturday, Oct. 5. Neighbor Karen tells Bernalwood: This is our third annual fundraiser at Thee … Continue reading

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Benefit Walkathon and Silent Auction for Paul Revere School This Weekend

Neighbor Richard is spreading the word about a benefit this weekend for Bernal’s Paul Revere School: This Saturday is the big annual fundraiser for Paul Revere School, a pre-K through 8th-grade Spanish Immersion and English public school in Bernal Heights, … Continue reading

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Saturday: A Halloween Party to Support Junipero Serra Elementary School

There’s a Halloween benefit party at Junipero Serra Elementary School on Saturday, and monsters of all ages are invited. Neighbor Kristen says: We’re having a Howling Hill gig this Saturday! It’s going to be fantastic.  We’ve worked with the neighborhood … Continue reading

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Paul Revere School Chalks Up Big Academic Gains

Amid protests by angry parents outside the school and the public spectacle of a drunk-driving arrest in Marin, it’s been a difficult year for Sheila Sammon Milosky, the principal of the Paul Revere School in Bernal Heights. But on the … Continue reading

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Why You Should Attend the Polkapalooza Benefit for the Children of Bernalwood

Neighbor Kristen is the president of the PTA at the J. Serra Elementary School near Bernal’s fashionable Holly Park. In that capacity, Neighbor Kristen does a really really really good job explaining why you really really really should attend the Polkapalooza benefit … Continue reading

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How To Get Free Family Admission to City Museums

Though they look glamorous, this is not another Bernalwood fashion shoot. Instead, here we see Laura (8), Hanna (11), Max (1), and mother Lene waiting for the Bernal Heights Branch Library to open, so they can check out a Family … Continue reading

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Paul Revere Principal Accepts Plea to Avoid Jail in DUI Incident

A sentence has been handed down in the DUI hit-and-run case of Sheila Milosky, the principal at Paul Revere School. The San Francisco Examiner reports: The controversial principal of Paul Revere Elementary School in Bernal Heights was sentenced Tuesday to community … Continue reading

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Paul Revere Principal Pleads Not Guilty in DUI

Here’s an update from the San Francisco Examiner on Shelia Milosky, the principal at Paul Revere School, who was arrested recently and charged with a DUI hit and run: The principal at Paul Revere Elementary School in Bernal Heights pleaded not … Continue reading

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