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Marching toward perfection

September 29, 2017 by San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleWhether 6 feet tall or 4 feet 10, each will learn to travel exactly 5 yards in eight steps — 22.5 inches per stride. But the 200 Mighty Mustangs of Homestead High are a long way from moving as one. When they step backward, too many are bobbing up and ...

Standing up for safe school routes

June 7, 2017 by Los Altos Town Crier

Local students who bike to Cupertino Middle School and Homestead High School via Grant Road are forced to make what many consider a dangerous choice near Crist Drive: merge into traffic or cross the road illegally and bike against traffic on a bike ...

Wilkerson named top high school journalism adviser

May 24, 2017 by Davis Enterprise

Davis EnterpriseThe California Journalism & Media Affiliates recently presented the 2017 Nick Ferentinos Award for Advising Excellence to Kelly Wilkerson, journalism adviser at Davis High School. Wilkerson, who also teaches English at DHS, oversees production of The ...

Homestead High Alum Heads to Medical School

May 23, 2017 by

Patch.comCUPERTINO, CA -- An alumna of Cupertino's Homestead High School has been accepted into medical school at George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Washington, D.C. Koumudi Thirunagaru, who grew up in Cupertino and San ...

Community mourns sudden death of promising Fil-Am girl basketball player

May 22, 2017 by

Inquirer.netThe first time was during training with another Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) team; the second time was with Cupertino, California's Homestead High School team while they were running as part of their field training. The seizure in Mission College ...

Warriors-worshipping Homestead High girl remembered for her smile, dribble drive

May 17, 2017 by The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsA photo of Kimberly Nuestro is displayed during the candlelight vigil in honor of sophomore Nuestro at Homestead High School on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Cupertino, Calif. Kimberly, who collapsed at an AAU game May 6, died a day later. (Josie Lepe/Bay ...

Autopsy results for Homestead High sophomore Kimberly Nuestro expected in three to six weeks

May 12, 2017 by The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsPhoto courtesy of Nuestro family. Kimberly Nuestro, a Homestead High sophomore who collapsed at an AAU game May 6, 2017, and died a day later, was a big fan of Warriors star Stephen Curry and his shoes. By Darren Sabedra ... CUPERTINO — Kimberly ...

GoFundMe Page Set Up For Cupertino Student Who Died During Basketball Game

May 12, 2017 by

Patch.comSILICON VALLEY, CA -- A memorial fund has been set up for Kimberly Nuestro, a 16-year-old student at Homestead High School in Cupertino who collapsed during a basketball game and later died. Nuestro, a sophomore basketball player who had just ...

Cupertino High School Basketball Player Collapses, Dies During Game

May 12, 2017 by

Patch.comSILICON VALLEY, CA - Kimberly Nuestro, a sophomore basketball player at Homestead High School in Cupertino collapsed on the court and died during a game being played at Mission College in Santa Clara on May 7. Hours later, she was pronounced ...

Steph Curry signs sneakers of girl who died in basketball game

May 11, 2017 by SFGate

SFGateThe 16-year-old student at Homestead High School in Cupertino was playing at a club basketball game Saturday night at Mission College in Santa Clara when she suddenly stopped breathing during the game. She was pronounced dead on Sunday at ...

High school basketball captain, 16, collapses and dies during a game moments after convincing coaches she was well ...

May 11, 2017 by Daily Mail

Daily MailA California high school basketball player has collapsed and died while on the court in the middle of a game. Teammates and teachers were left in shock when 16-year-old Kimberly Nuestro, who was a team captain on Homestead High's junior varsity ...

Cupertino high school student dies after basketball game

May 11, 2017 by The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsCUPERTINO — Doctors still don't know what caused the death of a Bay Area high school basketball player who collapsed at an AAU game and later died. Kimberly Nuestro, a captain on Homestead High's junior varsity basketball team this past season, ...

California's 2017 National Merit Scholarship Winners: SJC

May 11, 2017 by

Patch.comWilliam C. Scott; LOS ALTOS 94024; Probable career field: Computer Science; HOMESTEAD H. S., CUPERTINO; NATIONAL MERIT $2500 SCHOLARSHIP; This award is supported by National Merit Scholarship Corporation's own funds. Derek H. Zhang ...

VIDEO: Cupertino high school basketball player dies after game

May 11, 2017 by

KRON4.comCUPERTINO (KRON) — Students of Homestead High School in Cupertino are mourning their classmate Kimberly Nuestro who passed away on Sunday. Nuestro, who was a basketball player, collapses on the court after a game over the weekend. She died ...

Bicycle repair stations coming soon to Cupertino, Sunnyvale high schools

April 21, 2017 by The Mercury News

New bicycle repair stations are set to be installed at Cupertino High School, Fremont High School, Homestead High School and Lynbrook High School by June. The campuses will join Monta Vista High School and De Anza College, both of which already ...

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