Synergy Times

News from Synergy School

Pancake Breakfast

At 7 AM on a chilly Friday morning, Synergy kids and teachers were already at school, firing up griddles and mixing batter. Soon, the homey smell of pancakes and maple syrup filled … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

100 Days at Synergy

How far will 100 steps take you? What does a bag of 100 pinto beans look like? These are just a couple of the questions students wrestled with when Synergy … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Synergy Lends a Hand

On a night when being homeless in San Francisco seemed particularly harsh – sharp winds, sheets of icy rain – Synergy kids, parents, and teachers gathered to lend a hand. … Continue reading

February 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Community Service Day

“Oh, can’t we stay longer? These little strawberries still need to be planted!” Synergy celebrated our Community Service Day on October 18th by getting our hands dirty, working together to weed, … Continue reading

February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Paella Dinner Extravaganza

Synergy auction season is here again! If you’re struggling to come up with donation ideas, consider hosting a dinner or other event—and get the whole family involved. We recently fulfilled … Continue reading

February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Synergy Tech Camp

How do we serve middle school students during the summer? What inspires kids aged 10-14 today? We tried to answer these questions this past summer at Synergy’s first ever Tech … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Library Gets an Upgrade

Synergy’s library includes a rich collection of print books—both fiction and non-fiction— but last year we concluded that it needed an upgrade.  A tremendous array of  databases and other online … Continue reading

February 7, 2015 · Leave a comment