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Behind the Scenes With an ASB President

When general education students get involved with the Special Olympics Northern California Schools Partnership Program, it often does more for them than their schoolmates with intellectual disabilities. 296 more words

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Mission High School Hosts Great Skills Day

Many different classes from across San Francisco Unified tried their hands at basketball at a skills day hosted by Mission High School! As we discussed in… 280 more words

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Los Cerros Builds R-Word Awareness Into Tournament

We love working with Los Cerros Middle School! Not only do the students (AND teachers AND administrators) take the Polar Plunge, but they also volunteer and host a Schools Partnership Program competition ( 119 more words

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Skills Day Success

This year, Ingrid B. Lacy Middle School hosted its first-ever Schools Partnership Program event – a basketball skills day. The 25 leadership students who helped organize the day hit nothing but net, for the day was a massive win for everyone involved! 569 more words

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Middle Schoolers’ Opinions

Some Las Vegas students are getting involved with Special Olympics, which is not only enhancing their school experience, but also bringing the ideals of respect and acceptance to others in the process. 658 more words

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Student-Athletes Inspire Local Law Enforcement

On a sunny day in Livermore, Special Olympics student-athletes demonstrated their basketball skills for 200 law enforcement officers. Students receiving special education – accompanied by their general education peers – showcased Special Olympics Northern California’s Schools Partnership Program with a Unified basketball game. 125 more words


Chatting With Chaparral

We love working with Chaparral High School in Las Vegas! Our Unified Schools caught up with Adapted Physical Education Teacher Amy Naches, who shared her thoughts on Chaparral’s involvement with Special Olympics Nevada Schools Partnership Program. 201 more words

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