Art/Act: Youth – WILD PLACES Student Art Show

We have a large group of amazing artists showing pieces at the David Brower Center in Berkeley! All artwork addresses environmental concerns such as endangered plants and animals, and encourage visitors to protect our wild spaces. You can learn more about the Art/Act: Youth - WILD PLACES Project on the David Brower website. This is…

VPA Chemistry Students Conclude Wildfire Project

Students in the VPA Chemistry course concluded a project about wildfires this week. For the past 6 weeks, they had been studying the questions, "How are wildfires a part of California's natural ecology, and what can we do to prevent them?" They designed experiments, learned about what makes a community vulnerable to wildfires, and learned…

Skyline Visual and Performing Artists attend the 2019 Global Climate Strike

On September 20th, 10th Grade SVPA students participated in the 2019 Global Climate Strike. In their History, English, and Chemistry classes, they engaged with meaningful articles, videos, and scientific experiments to explore Climate Change and develop their own opinions on taking climate action. Many of the students crafted signs for the protest that showed their…