Caliber Schools: In the Media
May 29, 2018
Caliber ChangeMakers Academy held its official "Ribbon Cutting Ceremony" on May 29, 2018 at the new, state of the art building in Vallejo. Read all about the ceremony HERE.
March 28, 2018
Oakland, California 's own Ryan Coogler is one of Hollywood 's hottest directors. His latest movie is the blockbuster hit Black Panther. Today he paid for 300 Richmond, California students to see the film as part of a field trip, see the video here.
Prototyping and the “Lean Startup” approach are the norm in software, tech, and many other sectors. But we are just starting to see the power of rapid prototyping in education. A new organization in California, Caliber Schools...boldly launched a summer school pilot a year before opening, so that they could test out their theories.
January 19, 2017
Twelve impressive middle school students from Caliber Schools in Richmond and Vallejo earned the opportunity to attend the Women’s March in Washington D.C. on Saturday after taking part in an essay contest. Read HERE.
February 7, 2017
In a "March for Kindness" Richmond Kindergartners Make Voices Heard. Click HERE to watch the video.
December 20, 2013
"I’m watching two school openings slated for autumn 2014: Montessori for All in Austin, TX and Caliber Schools in Richmond, CA. Each is trying an individualized approach where learning activities and groupings change fluidly based on what each child needs...For my money, this is the most interesting, complicated and messiest work going on in K-12 right now. Call it “education R&D for the next century.” Article HERE
March 31, 2017
"Groundbreaking ceremony held for new academy in Vallejo." Article HERE
July 22, 2013
"I support Caliber because they provide another option," said Mason Salvador, a parent whose son is attending the summer program. "My son is learning computers; they are giving him something to fight for." ...Tiffany Acevedo, a 9-year-old who will start fifth grade in the fall, says she hopes...she can attend the school."Caliber is very exciting," she said. "I love computers. Before, I didn't want to come, but now that I'm having so much fun here, I never want to leave."
March 28, 2018
Richmond students to receive private showing of Black Panther, meet director
January 29, 2017
Richmond elementary school holds children's march
January 26, 2017
Caliber Schools to hold "Children's March" at Richmond campus on Friday
January 20, 2017
Local students headed to Washington DC for Women's March following essay contest.