Posted 04/10/2017 09:21AM
The Quarry Lane Speech and Debate program took another step toward its ultimate goal of winning a national championship when sophomore Sai Karavadi became the first Cougar to advance to the title rounds of a national tournament by compiling a 5-2 overall record in Lincoln Douglas debate at the National Debate Coaches championships this past weekend in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Posted 04/03/2017 09:50AM
The Quarry Lane Speech and Debate team demonstrated over the weekend why the future is brighter than ever for the program when 14 of the 18 awards earned by the Cougars at the prestigious Santa Clara University Spring Invitational tournament went to either 8th graders or freshmen.
Posted 03/20/2017 01:34PM
Congratulations to Tara K. and Audrey M., who advanced through seven rounds over two days of Public Forum debate this past weekend at the San Francisco Bay District qualifying tournament to earn alternate spots at the National Speech and Debate Championships in June at Salt Lake City.
Posted 03/15/2017 11:08AM
A hearty congratulation to our two first grade students who earned two of the ten winning spots in the nationwide Scholastic Famous Faces Action Portrait.
Posted 03/15/2017 10:49AM
Congratulations to the QLS Chess Team for a fantastic performance at the California State Championship this past weekend. Four Cougars participated in the high school JV category, coming second overall in this prestigious tournament for schools from all over California.
Posted 03/13/2017 09:23AM
The Quarry Lane Speech and Debate continues to make an impact on the national level - thanks in part to a sensational performance by its group of eighth grade speakers. The Cougars earned a total of 13 qualifying spots to the National Catholic Forensic League Grand National championships this past Saturday in a district event in Alameda.
Posted 03/06/2017 04:12PM
The East Bay Times recently featured Dr. Jyothi Bathina's eighth and ninth grade students who recently completed an anthology of short stories, Privileged Not Perfect. The book will be published with an official book launch scheduled on March 31st, with the proceeds benefiting Literate Voices, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting youth literacy around the globe.
Posted 03/06/2017 02:58PM
The Quarry Lane Speech and Debate team produced its finest showing at a State qualifying tournament this past Saturday at James Logan High School when five Cougars earned berths for the States either as competitors or alternates.
Posted 03/03/2017 10:04AM
Quarry Lane student, Romal Mitr, has been notified by the National Geographic Society that she is one of the semifinalists eligible to compete in the 2017 California National Geographic State Bee.
Posted 02/27/2017 03:14PM
Congratulations to the Quarry Lane Speech and Debate team for being recognized by the Golden Gate Speech and Debate Association as the #1 ranked small school Public Forum debate program in the Bay Area.
Posted 02/22/2017 03:49PM
The Quarry Lane Speech and Debate team made another impact on the national level that may lead to a higher honor when juniors Allen Abbott and Ahana Sen advanced this past weekend to the second championship round of the Berkeley Invitational in the Public Forum debate category.
Posted 02/22/2017 03:42PM
Congratulations to the QLS Chess Team for their performance at the United States Scholastic Team Chess Championship (West) this past weekend.
Posted 02/13/2017 02:10PM
Today, Quarry Lane's preschool directors delivered handmade valentines, as part of their annual Valentines for Veterans program, to the Veteran's Hospital in Livermore.
Posted 02/13/2017 10:25AM
The Quarry Lane Speech and Debate team made its greatest impact on the national level this past weekend with a dominant performance by its two Public Forum debate teams that are now both heading to the Tournament of Champions year-round event for the very best competitors in the nation.
Posted 02/08/2017 03:06PM
Congratulations to our 5th grade robotics team for their wonderful effort at the 4th Annual Sacred Heart VEX IQ Tournament this past weekend. Of our three teams, one made it through to the finals round, taking the 10th seed level out of a total of 59 teams.
Posted 02/08/2017 10:02AM
Congratulations to the QLS Chess team for representing Quarry Lane at the national level by winning second place at the United States Junior Chess Congress this past weekend.
Posted 02/06/2017 11:16AM
The Quarry Lane Speech and Debate team made a successful debut in Parliamentary style debate this past Saturday at Lowell High School when eight of 14 Cougars earned awards in their first attempt in the Golden Gate Association competition.
Posted 01/31/2017 09:37AM
Quarry Lane would like to send a special congratulations out to the middle school robotics team, who have had a number of excellent performances at competitions.
Posted 01/31/2017 09:11AM
Congratulations to QLS Geography Bee winner Romal Mitr! Romal was the last student standing after several rounds of competition and earned the honor of the becoming our 2017 winner.
Posted 01/29/2017 12:58PM
The Quarry Lane Speech and Debate team continued its winning ways this past Saturday at Monte Vista High School by earning 14 awards that included 4 overall championships in the final Golden Gate regular season speech tournament of the year.