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Facilities Upgrades

October 22, 2017 / Comments Off on Facilities Upgrades

We continue to upgrade our facilities at Winston. If you haven’t seen our new kitchen facilities in the auditorium, or our new math room and science lab furniture, please stop by and peek in. We’re proud of the improvements we’ve made and have many more in store.

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Back to School

August 7, 2017 / Comments Off on Back to School

We hope you are having a wonderful, fulfilling and restful summer. We have been busily preparing for your student’s return to campus in September. We continue to clean and refresh the entire campus, with new plantings and a new coat of paint inside and out before school starts. We’ve also been approved for a new temporary building,…

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City, Winston School working together on plans for Shores Park

March 16, 2017 / Comments Off on City, Winston School working together on plans for Shores Park

Last summer, when Del Mar’s Winston School hired a new head of school, the city’s two top administrators stopped by to introduce themselves. At the time, the city was in the midst of a long-term effort to plan a public park on the Shores property, which Del Mar bought in 2008 for $8.5 million. The…

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Winston student rides 129 waves for charity

November 17, 2016 / Comments Off on Winston student rides 129 waves for charity

Riley Santos, 16, a sophomore at The Winston School, recently raised $1,527 for charity by riding 129 waves in a single day. The money went to Boys to Men, an organization that provides mentors for fatherless and at-risk teen boys. Riley spent more than nine hours surfing at Mission Beach in October in the organization’s…

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New head of school at Winston School

October 3, 2016 / Comments Off on New head of school at Winston School

Dena Harris has been appointed as the new head of school at the Winston School, a college preparatory program for students in grades 4-12 who have a variety of learning differences. She started Aug. 1. Harris previously was chief executive officer of San Diego Global Vision Academies, a nonprofit public charter school with 320 elementary…

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Winston School honors Dr. Sara Frampton with Hero Award

July 20, 2016 / Comments Off on Winston School honors Dr. Sara Frampton with Hero Award

The Del Mar-based Winston School honored Dr. Sara Frampton, founder of Advocacy Associates, with the Winston S. Churchill Hero Award recently at its graduation ceremony at the La Jolla Fine Arts Museum. Frampton was hailed for her work as an educational advocate on behalf of children with learning challenges. Read full article in the Del…

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Klingsberg honored with senior award

June 24, 2016 / Comments Off on Klingsberg honored with senior award

The Winston School recognized three students with top honors, including Madeleine Klingsberg of Fallbrook at an annual awards ceremony held June 9 at the Del Mar Hilton. The Del Mar-based private school, that offers innovative teaching solutions for kids struggling with learning differences, reserves the annual distinctions for students who embody the qualities and values…

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The Winston School Festival of the Arts

June 22, 2016 / Comments Off on The Winston School Festival of the Arts

The Winston School hosted the 11th Annual Festival of the Arts May 21, a one-day celebration of student works of art, photography, music, poetry, live dramatic performances and a carnival. Read full article in the Del Mar Times  

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Winston School Recognizes Student Standouts

June 10, 2016 / Comments Off on Winston School Recognizes Student Standouts

The Winston School recognized Delaney Magaudda, Alex Sandoval and Madeleine Klingsberg with top honors at an annual awards ceremony held last week at the Del Mar Hilton. The Del Mar-based private school, that offers innovative teaching solutions for kids struggling with learning differences, reserves the annual distinctions for students who embody the qualities and values…

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San Diego Boy, 12, Becomes One of Youngest PADI Junior Master Scuba Divers

May 24, 2016 / Comments Off on San Diego Boy, 12, Becomes One of Youngest PADI Junior Master Scuba Divers

A 12-year-old boy in San Diego County is now one of the world’s youngest Junior Master Scuba Diver, earning the certification on a recent trip to Fiji. Read full article at nbcsandiego.com

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