December 7, 2016

North Park News Article about Jefferson’s Gardening Program

In case you missed your print copy of the November North Park News, here’s a link to a nice article about Jefferson’s new Gardening Program, which just […]
November 27, 2016

Jefferson featured in education article on

“Where are you going to send them to school?” If your kids are beyond the 4th trimester/insensate blob stage, you have probably heard — or used […]
November 6, 2016

Voice of San Diego mentions Jefferson in article about neighborhood schools

Here’s an excerpt: “Andy Hinds, a parent who lives in North Park, remembers taking his children to the playground when they were babies. He recalls how […]
July 17, 2015

Uptown News Looks at the Partnership between Observatory North Park and Jefferson Elementary. Also SING ALONG WITH GREASE

 (Here’s a teaser from the San Diego Uptown News article about The Observatory North Park, its partnership with Jefferson Elementary, and the Sing Along With Grease […]
May 14, 2015

Jefferson Elementary IB STEAM Magnet Featured on KUSI News

Friends of Jefferson members An Bui and Andy Hinds recently appeared on KUSI News’s “San Diego People,” to talk about their experiences as parents of Jefferson […]
May 8, 2015

U-T San Diego Recognizes North Park’s Reunion With Jefferson!

North Park Residents Return to Their School  (from U-T San Diego) Not too long ago, Jefferson Elementary was among North Park’s unhippest spots with locals. The […]
May 8, 2015

From SD Uptown News: Neighborhood Schools are the New Charters

I wrote this for San Diego Uptown News, urging parents to at least *consider* their neighborhood public school before applying to every other option available.  I’ve […]
May 8, 2015

Jefferson Elementary in The New York Times!

Here’s a teaser from a piece I wrote about Jefferson for the New York Times parenting section. The editor thought it would be better to leave […]