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Pasadena Unified School District Launches New Website

After months of planning and listening to feedback from parents, students and community stakeholders on how the district can improve its communications, the Pasadena Unified School District launched its new website Monday, May 2, 2016 in one of many steps PUSD is taking to become more welcoming, informative and responsive. Superintendent Brian McDonald shared, “Today, we launched the new customer-focused school district website that reflects…

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Learn Language Through Play

Kallpachay Spanish Immersion Adventure Camp has been about adventure from day one. Their recipe for success combines creative activity with Spanish. “My biggest hope is…

Book Festival Celebrates Tots, Tweens, and Teens

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La Canada Unified School District (LCUSD): Sagebrush – Summary of Mitigation Options

The “Sagebrush” area, in the northwest corner of the City of La Cañada Flintridge, consists of approximately 900 residential parcels generating over 300 K-12 students.…

High Point Academy Earns Congressional Recognition for Recycling, Composting Achievements

GaryStern_CarolLu (1) pics01 Senator Carol Liu (l) and Gary Stern (r) Pasadena’s High Point Academy (HPA) received certificates of congressional recognition for its achievements in recycling and composting at a campus ceremony Friday morning. Congresswoman Judy Chu, State Senator Carol Liu, and Pasadena Councilmember Gene Masuda’s field representative,…

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Blair’s Advanced Band Wins First at Festival

The hard work of Blair High School’s Advanced Band students and its instructor Mr. Michael Birnbryer paid off with a first place win! On Fri.…

Career Internship Program Ready to Launch in Fall 2016

South-Pasadena-Unified-School-District-SPUSD-pics01 Beginning this fall, South Pasadena High School juniors and seniors will be eligible to participate in the District’s first career internship program. The program is designed to expose high schoolers to a variety of careers while engaging them in substantive projects and hands-on experiences. Planning…

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Westridge Students, Faculty, Alumnae Attend The 9th Annual International Women of Courage Celebration

“Tell them (the Westridge students) my story. Tell them there’s a woman named Awadeya in Sudan. Tell them to stay in school, learn, and work…

John Muir High School Student Wins Gates Millennium Scholarship; Marshall & PHS Win Silver Medal

PUSD 4-19-2016 pics01 2016 Gates Millennium Scholar Prakash Dass with Muir Principal Timothy Sippel, Counselor Nancy Gonzalez Heusser, Science Teacher Dan Harris, and Counselor Ben Aroyan John Muir High School senior Prakash Dass has been named a 2016 Gates Millennium Scholar, becoming the school’s seventh winner of the…

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San Marino Schools Foundation (SMSF) First Annual Foundation Week

Join SMSF in celebrating the generosity of the community. The San Marino Schools Foundation would like to thank families for their support of the San Marino Unified School District! To show its appreciation, SMSF is holding its First Annual Foundation week (April 18th – 22nd). The Foundation will kick-off the week with a one-minute video (Shown above). In addition, all students will receive a small goodie bag to take home. Enjoy. The Foundation is excited to embark on a new tradition that highlights its commitment to a world-class education for the students of the San Marino Unified School District. Students…

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