Posts by Steve Wilson

2018-2019 Awards Ceremony

July 5, 2019 was the Annual Awards and Pizza celebration of another year for the 2018-2019 school year. Each class presented awards to every student and aide in the 3 classes. The awards were appropriate to the advances that each student made in the last 12 months. Several students were missing because of the holidays,…

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Results of 2019 FINS Dinner and Auction

We had over 140 donors turn out for our Italian Dinner and Auction. Everyone got a complementary glass of red wine and had a delicious buffet meal with dessert. We had set a goal of making around $10,000 for the IN Program, and actually ended up above $15,000. We will be presenting a check to…

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Call to Action for FINS Annual Fundraiser

Ther are only 5 weeks until the FINS Italian Supper and Auction Fundraiser. We need everyone to be diligently reaching out to family and acquantances to buy tickets to the dinner. We need to sell 100 tickets to break even on the food and venue costs. Take the time to support Independence Network, the students…

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Independence Network Annual Harvest Festival

Indepence Network had their annual Harvest Festival Wednesday October 31 in the multi-purpose room. they had a best costume contest, and cupcakes and candy, and a dance. everyone had a great time. there were art activities and a lot of visiting between students. The preschool paraded through the room to show us all their cute…

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Barbara Stealey Retirement Party

August 31 was Barbara Stealey’s last day as IN Supervisor. The classrooms gave a surprise “Good-Bye Party” in the multipurpose room and all classes attended to say Good-Bye and thanks to a very talented and integral part of the IN Program. Many of the students spoke as well as Admin staff from Adult Ed. Barbara…

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2018-2019 School Year

It’s a new school year, and with the help of parents, caregivers, teachers, aides, Adult Education Admin, and the SCUSD Board we have managed to still be an integral part of the Adult Education program in Santa Clara. Several people key to our success have retired this year, but the new individuals have stepped up…

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