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MP district pursues after-school care at Laurel

Original post made on Feb 11, 2008

There's a huge need for after-school childcare at Menlo Park City schools, and the district is going to do something about it, school board members said on Tuesday, Feb. 5.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, February 7, 2008, 5:09 PM

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Posted by Alessandra
a resident of Menlo Park: Menlo Oaks
on Feb 11, 2008 at 8:35 am

I am a little concerned we'll run out of time... We'll hear from Ken Ranella at the next board meeting in March. But will something actually happen between now and then? I am really curious to hear Glen Rojas comments...


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Posted by Nick Taylor
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Feb 11, 2008 at 3:16 pm

This is a crucial need for our community, which is increasingly composed of working parents. Besides, all of the neighboring school districts (Palo Alto, Las Lomitas, and so on) already have on-site afterschool care. We should encourage our school board to put out an RFP (Request for Proposals) -- there are reputable vendors out there who would love to fill this need!


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