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News from Synergy School

Graphic Novelist Nidhi Chanani’s Visit

Nidhi Chanani, author of the magical new graphic novel, Pashmina, gave an entertaining and informative presentation to Synergy students grades 4-6 during a special assembly on Friday, October 20th. Pashmina is Chanani’s … Continue reading

November 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Novel for Our Times

For more than 10 years, Synergy School’s annual Women’s Literary Dinner fundraiser has been fortunate to host many stellar Bay Area women authors, including Mary Roach, Lalita Tademy, Nayomi Munaweera, … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Hilo author Judd Winick to visit Synergy

Award-winning graphic novelist Judd Winick is coming to Synergy School on Wednesday, April, 26! Synergy students, grades Young K-6, will have the opportunity to meet graphic novelist Judd Winick as … Continue reading

April 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Young author Gabrielle Begun visits Synergy School

Today, Synergy School welcomed local author, 13-year-old Gabrielle Begun, to share her children’s book, Freddy the Penny, with Synergy Star Room, Rainbow Room, and 4/5 students. Gabrielle read a couple of chapters from … Continue reading

January 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Book Swap

“This must be my lucky day!” exclaimed Zaiden, a sunroom student, as he fished out Frog and Toad are Friends from under a pile of books. Synergy’s annual book swap is one … Continue reading

May 31, 2016 · Leave a 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