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St. Elizabeth School: Enhancing Academics Through Arts in a Faith Community

Everywhere you turn, education is being discussed: nightly news, local paper, yahoo, periodicals, blogs, PTO and coffee shops. At every level there is an opinion. I am old enough to remember my mother saying, “Why do they always throw out the baby with the bath water?” What is missing? In many schools, the Arts! The whole child is the whole picture in their own individual…

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La Salle Varsity Cheerleaders Recognize Breast Cancer Awareness

Top Row: Stella Pontrelli, Michelle Broussard, Erin Garcia, Lexi Dyer, Izzy Bishwakarma, Nalani Moreno; Middle Row: Sivan Diaz, Dani Magluyan, Amirah Abdus-Shakoor, Jocelyn Flores, Katelyn…

Students and Families Invited to PUSD College & Career Showcase Pasadena Convention Center

2014-10-15-College-Fair-Career-PICS01 4th The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) invites students and families to attend the 2014 College Fair & Career Pathways Showcase Wednesday, October 15 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Pasadena Convention Center. More than 100 colleges, universities and technical schools will be present…

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Pasadena Unified Receives Two Grants From the U.S. Department of Education to Transform School Climate

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) has received a 2014 School Climate Transformation Grant and a Project AWARE Grant from the U.S. Department of Education…

St. Monica Academy Named 2014 School of Excellence

DSCF1942 pics01 On Sept. 15, 2014 the Cardinal Newman Society released the list of U.S. schools recognized by the Catholic Education Honor Roll as 2014 Schools of Excellence. Honor Roll schools receive this designation for strong Catholic identity and excellence in academics. This year seventy-one schools, including…

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Altadena-Based Homeschool Program Looking for New Students

The Aveson Center for Independent Study (ACIS) is holding several upcoming orientations for homeschooling parents interested in homeschool partnerships. The first orientation will be held…

Pasadena Area Independent Schools Hosts Annual Kindergarten/Elementary Options Night

Pasadena Area Independent School Consortium pics01 The Pasadena Area Independent Schools consortium will host their annual Kindergarten/Elementary Options Night on Thursday, October 16 at 6:00 -7:30 p.m. at Chandler School (1005 Armada Dr, Pasadena). The Options night offers Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley residents the opportunity to learn about area schools…

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Chocolate Factory is the 2014 Theme for Valentine Elementary’s Annual Fall Fair

Carnival games, a cupcake walk and a swaying pirate ship are just some of the highlights of this year’s fall fair at Valentine Elementary School…

Pasadena Unified Presents Two Parent Seminars

PUSD 10-2-2014 The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) debuts its 2014-2015 parent education program next week with two parent seminars. On Tuesday, October 7 at 9:00 a.m., PUSD presents Make Learning Fun!, a 90-minute interactive workshop for parents of kindergarten and first grade students. Taught by PUSD…

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Pasadena Unified Master Plan/Boundary Committee Continues District Boundary Discussion

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Board Master Plan/Boundary Committee will meet next week to continue their work examining current school attendance boundaries and how they can be improved to better serve all of PUSD’s students and schools. The discussions at these committee meetings will lead to recommendations to the full board about the realignment of attendance boundaries for district schools. The next meeting will take place Tuesday, October 7 at 5 p.m. in the Elbie J. Hickambottom Board Room (Room 236), 351 South Hudson Avenue, Pasadena. Click here for the October 7 meeting agenda. Redrawing PUSD’s school attendance boundaries…

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