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Schedule of Events

DateEventAudienceLocation
Tuesday, Nov. 12Grand Opening of the Book Fair @ San Mateo campus!
Store hours:
Tuesday through Thursday, 8 am-4 pm
Friday, 8 am-1 pm
All school1st Floor Fireplace Commons
Tuesday, Nov. 12Author talk with Ellison CooperUpper School studentsTBD
Wednesday, Nov. 13Upper School Parent Coffee (8:45–9:45 am); come shop after the event — gift wrap service available!Parents of Upper School students1st Floor Fireplace Commons
Friday, Nov. 15Last Day of Book Fair @ San Mateo
Bookstore closes at 1 pm
All school1st Floor Fireplace Commons
DateEventAudienceLocation
Monday, Nov. 18Author Aimee Lucido will discuss her debut novel, Emmy in the Key of Code, with 4th grade students.4th GradeClassrooms
Tuesday, Nov. 19Grand Opening of the Hillsborough Book Fair bookstore!
Store hours:
Tuesday through Thursday, 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday, 8 am - 1 pm
All schoolHillsborough Library
Wednesday, Nov. 20Middle School parent Sip & Shop
8:30 am - 10 am
Middle SchoolHillsborough Library
Wednesday, Nov. 20Let’s Book a Lunch: families of PreK, K and 1st Graders are invited to campus for a shopping trip to the Book Fair bookstore, followed by lunchPreK - 1st GradesHillsborough Library
Thursday, Nov. 21Let’s Book a Lunch: families of 2nd, 3rd & 4th Graders are invited to campus for a shopping trip to the Book Fair bookstore, followed by lunch2nd - 4th GradesHillsborough Library
Friday, Nov. 22Last Day of Book Fair @ Hillsborough
Bookstore closes at 1 pm
All schoolHillsborough Library
DateEventAudienceLocation
Wednesday, Sept. 25Nueva is thrilled to welcome Kelly Yang, award-winning author of the middle grade novel Front Desk. Students will be able to purchase a copy of the book for her to sign after the talk using funds from their Prepaid Accounts or cash. The cost of the book will be $8.25 ($7.99+tax). 3rd Grade & Middle SchoolGCC
Tuesday, Nov. 12Former murder investigator and now author of two FBI thrillers, Ellison Cooper visits the San Mateo campus to talk about her craft and a fascinating life lived.Upper School studentsTBD
Monday, Nov. 18Author Aimee Lucido will discuss her debut novel, Emmy in the Key of Code, with 4th grade students.3rd and 4th GradeClassrooms
Wednesday, Nov. 20Cindy Derby’s weird and wonderful picture book, How To Walk An Ant, will capture the imaginations of Nueva students when the San Francisco–based author and illustrator visits the Lower School. PreK and K studentsClassrooms
Friday, Nov. 22Author and illustrator Jessixa Bagley has been making her own picture books since she was 8 years old. She'll discuss her books and her craft with lower school students.K, 1st, and 2ndClassrooms
PreK through 3rd grade students will visit the Book Fair with their classes. Details to come in November.
GradeDayTime
Pre-KThursday11:00 am
Kindergarten: Laraine's classThursday1:15 to 3:00 pm (in 2 groups)
Kindergarten: Paul's classFriday10:30 to 11:15 am
1st: Diana's classTuesday1:15 pm
1st: Emily's classTuesday2:15 to 3:00 pm
2nd: Sam & Damon's classWednesday11:15 to 11:45 am
3rd: Prescilla's classWednesday2:05 to 2:55 pm
3rd: Erin's classWednesday12:45 to 1:40 pm
4th: Sarah & Lori's classesThursday2:10 to 2:45 pm