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JLS Middle School responds to tragedy

Original post made on Jun 8, 2007

Two counselors at JLS Middle School in Palo Alto have been available to meet with students following the highway crash death of a mother of a sixth grade student on Tuesday. <BR><B>Related stories:</B><BR>
<LI> <a href="//www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=5110">Woman who died in crash had lived in Palo Alto</a>

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Posted by Tobey
a resident of JLS Middle School
on Jun 8, 2007 at 7:32 am

Wow. I wasn't aware of this. I can't believe this happened to someone at JLS


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Posted by JLS Parent
a resident of JLS Middle School
on Jun 8, 2007 at 9:36 am

There is a fund started by the co-presidents of the PTA to help buy groceries for this family during the summer. This is not because they are in need, but because it is a sympathetic gesture. The family is Russian and their culture does not necessarily understand the way the community wants to help them out, so it has been felt that a gift card for groceries shows the best signs of support.

If anyone is interested in donating, ask the JLS office to give you the details of the co-presidents.


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