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Yes, Preschool is Important

Education in the preschool years involves preparing a foundation for children’s learning and sets the stage for a positive approach to education, which is a vital ingredient of school readiness. Preschool is important to children because it gives them a chance to play with other children, work in groups, take turns, have conversations, and build the foundation of their learning. The experiences they have in…

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Mayfield Junior School: Exploring with Google Expeditions

“Whoa! Oh! This is awesome!” Beware Google Expeditions can cause spontaneous exclamation. Students and teachers in grades 2-8 discovered this when Mayfield Junior School was…

Bosco Tech Senior Creates Mini Game Console

mini console 2 pics01 While freshmen in Bosco Tech’s Computer Science & Electrical Engineering (CSEE) program have been busy building their own computers, senior Donovan Gonzalez has taken the project a quantum leap further and, by programming one of the wallet-sized kits, has created a working mini-console reminiscent of…

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42 Marshall Students and 4 Teachers Tours Boston and New York

Over Spring Break 42 Marshall students and 4 teachers toured Boston and New York. Click here to view more photos of the tour. Marshall Fundamental…

Arroyo Pacific Academy: A Visit to LA Brea Tar Pits Museum

APA 3-18-2016 pics01 Arroyo Pacific Academy school students recently experienced a truly unique educator-led excursion at LA Brea Tar Pits Museum. They explored the diverse range of the museum’s exhibition from Skeletons of Ground Sloth, Mammoth, the menacing Smilodon (Saber-toothed cat!), Mastodons, the Extinct California Condor and more.…

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Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy: Liquid Nitrogen Experiments in Chemistry/Physics Classes

Students in Mr. Buxman and Ms. Miller’s physics and chemistry classes had some this week studying the effects of liquid nitrogen on everyday items during…

Maranatha High School Students Attend Holistic Medical Conference

UCLA-SIM Maranatha High School 3-11-2016 pics01 Last month, 28 Maranatha High School students attended the 4th Annual UCLA-SIM (Students for Integrative Medicine) Conference. This day-long conference was held at the Ronald Reagan Medical Center at UCLA. The field trip was organized by Maranatha Science Faculty Dr. Allen Jang and attended by…

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Maranatha High School Students Spend the Day with Tuskegee Airmen

L to r Front row: Edward He, Mark Sun, Micah Tang, Kaley Sanchez, Kayla Roper, Maddie Bove, Mahali Grayson, Josh Vitkko, Samantha Ruiz, Ivo Zhang,…

Mayfield Junior School: Egyptian Arcade – Creative Engineering in Sixth Grade

large_news1025727_920723 PICS01 It was a bit of a party on campus when the Holy Child Courtyard was transformed into an Egyptian Arcade. Enthusiastic players waited to try their luck at games with imaginative names such as The Pyramid’s Revenge, Ski Gods, Mummy Operation, and Egypt Toss. The…

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St. Francis Biology Students Test their Knowledge in Frog Dissection Lab

Technology complements science as St. Francis High School Biology students test their knowledge in a frog dissection lab. St. Francis High School, 200 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada, (818) 790-0325 or visit www.sfhs.net.      

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