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St. Rita’s Katy Bauer Finishes Eighth in National Speech & Debate Association’s National Tournament

Katy Bauer finished her speech and debate career at St. Rita School with another outstanding finish at the National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA) Nationals Tournament in Salt Lake City. She placed 8th in the nation in Storytelling. She will continue her speech and debate activities at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy this fall. St. Rita School, 322 N. Baldwin Ave. Sierra Madre, (626)355-6114 or visit…

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Pasadena Educational Foundation: 2016 Edison Scholarship Winners

Jose Gomez (l) and Jose Munoz (r). Photo courtesy Pasadena Educational Foundation Pasadena Educational Foundation (PEF) expresses its gratitude to Edison International for supporting its…

Monterey Hills Fourth Grade Student is a Recipient of Presidential Award for Outstanding Achievement

Monterey Hills 6-16-2016 pics01 Monterey Hills Elementary School congratulates its 4th Grade student Amanda R. for receiving the Presidential award for outstanding academic achievement! Monterey Hills Elementary School, 1624 Via del Rey, South Pasadena, (626) 441-5860 or visit monterey.spusd.net.

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Westridge School’s Eighth Grade Recognition Ceremony

On Tuesday, Westridge School held its 8th Grade Recognition Ceremony, officially celebrating the end of Middle School for the Class of 2020. The event, held…

Linked Learning Alliance Announces Recipient of Linked Learning Scholarship 2016

Ricardo Solis-Cuevas pics01 Ricardo Solis-Cuevas The Linked Learning Alliance announced today that a high school senior graduating from Pasadena High School is the recipient of the Linked Learning Scholarship 2016. This is the first year the Linked Learning Scholarship is being awarded. The Linked Learning Scholarship recipient is…

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Don’t Miss Blair’s Viking Days 2016

Viking Days is the annual Blair registration event, this year taking place on August 4, 8 and 9. ALL students are requested to attend and…

First APP Academy Class Graduates this Year

App Academy Class of 2016 pics01 Seniors in the inaugural class of the App Academy at Pasadena High School have completed the innovative four-year high school program where they learn computer science through mobile, web, and game development, in addition to taking regular college preparatory classes. The program is supported by…

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Two Blair Sixth Graders Honored for their Essays

Congratulations to Grace Nakane for her first place state-level Americanism essay. Grace was honored by the California/Hawaii Elks on Friday at their 101st annual convention.…

New Horizon School Holds Middle School Career Day

NHS 5-20-2016 4th pics01 New Horizon School (NHS) recently held its Middle School Career Day which takes place every other year. Students were asked to fill out a survey to rank the careers they were most interested in learning about from professionals in the field. Based on the survey…

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John Muir High School Teams Up with Pasadena Water & Power for the Southern California’s Solar Cup 2016

Pasadena Water and Power recently teamed up with the hardworking John Muir High School Solar Cup Team (Pasadena Unified School District) competing in Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s Solar Cup 2016. The team raced their solar boat at Lake Skinner last weekend and finished first place in technical writing– and overcame the adversity of a failed throttle and few blown fuses to be selected by the 37 other high schools for the 2016 Teamwork Award! John Muir High School, 1905 Lincoln Ave., Pasadena, (626) 396-5600 or visit muir.pasadenausd.org.  

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