We are delighted to share highlights of our annual Open House held in April. Thank you to students, parents, ALPLeads, teachers, administrators, New Tech High staff and everyone for making this event possible.

We look forward to Open House 2019 scheduled for April 3rd!

2018 ALPS Open House video

Posted 6/15/18

ALPS Back to School Night
Thursday, October 11th: 6:00-7:00pm,
NVUSD Board Room, 2425 Jefferson St. Napa.

ALPS Open House
Wednesday, April 3rd 2019. 6:00-8:00pm.
New Tech High School. 920 Yount St. Napa.

We look forward to seeing you!

Posted 6/15/18

In partnership with Browns Valley School and the Napa Valley Education Foundation, we are delighted to announce that the 2018 ALPS Summer Academies are NOW open for registration.

Created with students currently in grades 3, 4 5 and 6 in mind, the academies will be held at Browns Valley Elementary School, 2001 Buhman Ave. Napa. Sessions will run from 9:00am to Noon every day.

Week 1: June 11-15: Robotics, during which students will dive into the world of robotics and create working machines, learn about engineering design, brainstorm problems and compete against the clock! Guest instructor Jeff Macloud from NapaSTEMAcademy will join the academy.

Week 2: June 18-22: The Amazing Race will have students create and lead an Amazing Race Circuit and adventure into orienteering, team building and real time problem solving culminating with a field trip.

The cost is $145 per week or $270 for both sessions. Partial scholarships are available.

Registration forms are available online and also at all school offices.

Questions can be directed to Frank Silva at fsilva@nvusd.org at Browns Valley School OR bsarazin@nvusd.org ALPS office.

Posted 4/3/18

At our Back to School Night, the ALPS program was delighted to honor Belinda Larson for her dedication and commitment to NVUSD Advanced Learner Programs at Vichy Elementary School. For the past six years, Belinda has been supporting students to use our on line learning tool the "ALPS Project Zone" at Vichy School. In addition she is the Webmaster for the NVUSD ALPS Project Zone - used by students throughout all Napa Valley schools.

Thank you Belinda!

Pictured below: L-R: Ginette Ilsley, ALPS Support and Project Zone Specialist, Belinda Larson, Vichy School and Chuck Neidhoefer, ALPS Coordinator.


Belinda Larson receiving award

Posted 10/1/17