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Young Author’s Book Project underway at Mission High
Sixty-eight high school students work one-on-one with tutors to craft personal essays that will be published by 826 Valencia and sold in bookstores nationwide.
January Teacher of the Month
Mr. Lara, or Maestro Frank, as he is known to his students, is a fourth grade teacher at Buena Vista Horace Mann School, a bilingual K-8 school in the Mission.
Check out freshly published writing from San Francisco students!
From Pizzaland to Immigration Reform to harnessing the power of the elements to first crushes, these kids have something to say.
January Volunteer of the Month
After graduating from graphic design intern to volunteer, Christine Herrin has designed the past two issues of the 826 Quarterly.
826 named one of San Francisco’s favorite charities
Our new year is off to a promising start, as 826 Valencia is pleased to announce we’ve been named one of San Francisco’s top seven…
Announcing 826 Valencia’s 2015 college scholarships for graduating seniors
We can't wait to hear from you! Applications accepted through February 16, 2015.
December Teacher of the Month
Several of Mr. Rodriguez’s former students are quick to identify him as “one of the best math teachers they’ve ever had.”
Jessica imagines being snow
Sixth-grader Jessica Berrios, a student in 826 Valencia’s summer writing program, responded to a writing prompt about the elements by choosing to write about snow,…