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Piedmont Middle School Volleyball

Posted by Len Gilbert on September 13, 2013


PMS Middle School fall sports have begun and two of the three volleyball teams started their seasons with wins vs Prospect Sierra.


The 8th grade Scots beat the Panthers 25-22 and 25-13 whilte the 7th grade Highlanders won 25-8 and 25-6. The 7th grade Scots start their season on Sept 17th vs Dorris Easton at the Morrison Gym.

See more at http://pmsboosters.blogspot.com


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Raise a Racket!

Posted by Len Gilbert on May 28, 2013

It’s a tennis-themed community party featuring food, drinks, and music by the popular PHS jazz DDG Quartet.

Players and non-players alike are welcome!

Raise a Racket - click for tickets

Tickets online:www.piedmontedfoundation.org/racket

Tickets by mail:  PO Box 11192, Piedmont, CA  94611
Questions:  Call the Fundraising Office at 510-653-1816


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Pop! Pop! Pop! Pop-up!

Posted by Len Gilbert on April 2, 2013

Guess what the theme for Spring Fling 2013 is????

Spring Fling logo


A Tri-School Fundraiser

*Look What Popped Up in the Online Auction!*

The Spring Fling committee would like to invite you to view our Online Auction open now. It offers items and experiences for every interest and price point. Visit http://piedmont.maestroweb.com/ and discover museum passes, tutoring packages, yoga classes, vacation getaways, parent parties and even BACK STAGE Green Day passes. Bid now in support of our schools!

As a community, we recognize that by supporting our schools, everyone wins.  If you are interested in showing appreciation for your child’s excellent elementary education, please consider donating to our event at Donation Form. Every donation is 100% tax deductible.

Thank you for “doing your thing for Spring Fling!”

Questions? piedmontspringfling@gmail.com or 510-653-1816.

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PHS Varsity Baseball

Posted by Len Gilbert on March 22, 2013

The Highlanders take on Bishop O’Dowd today in varsity baseball.

4:00pm at Witter Baseball. Come out and root, root, root for the home team!

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Big O at Yoshi’s

Posted by Len Gilbert on March 15, 2013

Big O – The Big Band of Oakland Public School Music Teachers

Big O at Yoshis

What a lineup! 5 trumpets, 5 saxaphones, 5 trombones, with piano, bass, and drums. Guitar handled by Piedmont’s Randy Porter.

Big O is the Big Band of Oakland Unified School District music teachers who come together in this ensemble to practice what they preach. Band members perform in many other ensembles from Latin, swing, Brazilian, avant guarde, classical and other traditions bringing together their wealth of experience into this swinging group.

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013 8pm @ Yoshi’s

More info: http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/jazzclub/artist/show/3304

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