Sunol Glen School may produce some of the smallest
classes in size but they are big in academic achievement. We
are proud of our students and are pleased to be able to announce
the names of all of our graduates. There were just 15 eighth
grade students in their graduating class and receiving diplomas
for being promoted to high school were, Brianna Aguilar, Gerardo
Alvarez, Genevieve Banducci, Nicola Barnes, Jeffrey Bettencourt,
Christina Bissinger, Caitlin Carter, Jessica Christian, Gregory
Monson, Amanda Moore, Hayley Nielsen, Chancellor O’Connor,
Kyle Scroggins, Chelsea Whiteside and Daniel Zinna.
The classes Commencement Address was given by Sunol Glen fourth
grade teacher Jennifer Lum. Superintendent, Diane Everett proudly
presented scholarships to two Sunol grads who graduated from
Foothill High School. The Sunol Glen Scholarship was awarded
to Martin Smith and the Beverly Zimmerman Memorial Scholarship
was awarded to Danielle Scroggins.
Former Sunol Glen students who graduated from Foothill High
School were Evan Alexander, Kayla Cheves, Kari Davis, Murray
Foster, Richard Foster, Doyin Gbadebo, Brittany Harper, Alex
Johnson, Katie McKewon, Lauren Roberts, Tyler Santos, Crystal
Santucci, Danielle Scroggins, Martin Smith, Jillian Sweetnam
and Lindsey Thurman.
Lynn Kozma is inviting all who seek to experience flexibility,
strength and balance to attend her class, “Yoga in the
Canyon” being held every Wednesday evening from 7:30
to 8:30 p.m.
Lynn has practiced and studied yoga for approximately 4 years
at Downtown Yoga in Pleasanton and Diablo Yoga Center in Danville.
Classes will be strongly focused on active and passive stretching
and will include flow sequence or strength building exercises
as well as relaxation techniques and meditation in a relaxed,
rustic, country atmosphere. Her Hatha-style yoga class is for
all experience levels and all ages and class size averages
somewhere between 4 and 10 students per weekly session. The
cost is only $10 per class or 8 classes for $70. For more information
please call Lynn at 925-862-0671 or email her firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Sunol Glen Community Club’s annual Spring Fling
held on June 10th was again a smashing success netting the
group just over $20,000 to be donated to various school programs,
supplies and functions. Exiting Community Club President Lori
Nielsen said, “From the bottom of my heart, thank you
to each and every one of you for all the things you do and
have done for the Community Club. After 17 years at Sunol Glen
School, I leave feeling encouraged and excited but there are
so many wonderful parents with incredible dedication, energy
and new ideas. I know you guys will do great things.”
Next years Community Club officers are President, Stacey Strachan;
sharing the Vice President position is Monica Hobbs and Michelle
Sonnenschein; Secretary, Lisa Ball; Treasurer, Annalise Olsen
and Volunteer Coordinator, Beth Ann Bentley.
You know who you are. You sing along to the radio when you
are alone in your car or you may even be the brave soul who
practices loudly in the shower. Well it’s time to come
out of the shadows and join in for the monthly open mic night
being held on July 22 at 7:00 p.m. at the Little Brown Church
of Sunol. Coordinator Lesly Mohr wrote “We invite anyone
with an appreciation of music to come for an open jam session.
Solos, groups, duets, all are welcome.” Piano accompanist,
Katalin Kincses will be on hand and they have a variety of
songbooks to choose from. Lesly added, “We encourage
people to bring their own music or to present any original
composition for the community to enjoy.”