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South Pasadena High School Wins First and Second Place at Financial Advisor Challenge

Congratulations to the South Pasadena High School (SPHS) Accounting students who participated in the Financial Advisor Challenge held on May 20, at Federal Reserve Bank. SPHS placed both First and Second Place. First Place team members, Taylor Mijangos, Steven Garcia, Stephen Hamme and Channing Jou each receive $500. Second Place team members, Sydney Jones, Destiny Calderon, Alex Wong and Tani Rojas each receive $300. South…

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New Horizon School’s Jad Soucar Wins First Place in Biology at 2015 California State Science Fair

New Horizon School (NHS) is pleased to announce that their very own Jad Soucar won First Place at the California State Science Fair in the…

Marshall’s Marco Antonio Vera Placed Third in PUSD Science Innovation Expo

Marshall Fundamental 5-15-2015 pics01 Marshall Fundamental Secondary School’s Marco Antonio Vera, 6th grade from Ms. Narvaez’s class at  PUSD Science Innovation Expo. Marco placed third in a field of twelve schools. Great job Marco. Marshall Fundamental Secondary School, 990 N. Allen Avenue, Pasadena, (626) 396-5810 or visit www.marshallfundamental.org.

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Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Tologs Succeed at Pasadena Bar Association Speech & Debate Contest

Eight Tologs represented Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy at the fifth annual Pasadena Bar Association Speech and Debate Contest on Saturday and competed with more than…

Oasis Trilingual Community School Supports Language Learning Through Storytelling for Effective Fluency

Oasis Trilingual Community School 5-11-2015 pics01 A more holistic approach to language teaching, TPRS (teaching proficiency through reading and storytelling) teaches vocabulary and grammar structures through interactive storytelling. First, for us to ensure understanding, our teachers takes a simple sentence that uses the vocabulary or grammar being taught, and asks a…

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John Muir High School’s Kimberly Mejia Named a 2015 Gates Millennium Scholar

Congratulations to Engineering Academy senior Kimberly Mejia on being named a 2015 Gates Millennium Scholar!  Gates honors 1,000 students nationwide each year with this full…

Eighteen Westridge Eighth Graders Recognized as National Latin Exam Award Winners

Westridge School 5-7-2015 pics01 Westridge School congratulates the following Eighth Grade students for being recognized as National Latin Exam Award Winners for 2015: Hannah B. ’19 Taia C. ’19 Maya D. ’19 Sophia D. ’19 Ashley F. ’19 Lena G. ’19 Bailey G. ’19 Veronica H. ’19 Alexandria P.…

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Congratulations to Marshall Fundamental School for Being Named a 2015 California Gold Ribbon School

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today announced that 193 middle schools and 180 high schools have been honored under the state’s new Gold…

College Access Plan and John Muir High School Student Wins Prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarship

KimberlyMejia-740px 2nd College Access Plan (CAP), a Pasadena nonprofit that provides free programs in college preparedness and success, has had the honor of supporting hundreds of underserved students who attend Pasadena’s public schools as they reach for their college dreams. This year, CAP assisted three students, Kimberly…

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Pasadena High School’s Law and Public Service Pathway Accepted to Create a Teen Court and Mock Trial Team

Pasadena High School (PHS) congratulates the Law and Public Service Pathway for being accepted to create a PHS 2015-2016 Teen Court and Mock Trial Team! Yesterday, Judge David S. Wesley, Los Angeles Superior Court and Director of LA Teen Court Program, Judge Elaine Lu, Pasadena Superior Court and Leslye Kasoff, Senior Management Analyst Community Relations Office of Superior Court Los Angeles informed Principal Barraza, April Brooks, Probation Officer, Rosa Valdez, PUSD ROP and Mr. Gregory Ohlson, LPS Co-Lead. “Teen Court” is an alternative early intervention Courts that involve young people in various roles, participating in the trial of a juvenile…

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