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Congratulations to Monique Calfe-Smith!

Congratulations to Monique Calfe-Smith

We would like to congratulation our very own, Monique Calfe-Smith on her recent acceptance to Mills College! Here is the letter we received delivering the great news.

Ron, Mitch, Norm, Jeff, Roger, Katherine and the rest of the Orinda Academy Team,

Monique has been accepted to Mills College!! I am so excited! Thank you SO much for ensuring that she received an  excellent college prep education! Thank you for supporting her, challenging her and encouraging her to reach her full potential. Orinda Academy has been an absolutely fantastic fit for Monique. I sincerely appreciate the opportunities she has had at this school. I also appreciate all of the support I have received as a parent. Mills is the first response she’s received; we have more applications to submit and more responses to receive, but what a relief to know she has been accepted to a college that we both agree will meet her needs. She was also awarded a substantial 4 year renewable merit scholarship!

With deep gratitude and sincere appreciation for all that you have done and continue to do to educate Monique and all of Orinda Academy’s students,

Ramona Smith