EVENTS

Families Forward Learning Center Honors Pre-K Graduates In Drive-Thru Ceremony

Teachers and staff cheered as four- and five-year-old pre-K graduates were driven by their parents through the parking lot, right across the street from Families…

Bosco Tech Drive-In: Best Bingo in Town

Don’t forget to signup for this weeks Bingo Session! To be held on Saturday, July 11, 2020 Must register online! Don’t get left out this…

Celebrating Peter Bachmann’s Retirement

La Salle College Preparatory Presents its Graduating Class of 2020

New Muir Mustang Students: Take an Early College Readiness Workshop This Summer



FOCUS ON LEARNING

What Began With an Hour of Code at Chandler – William Farhat ’17

The school caught up with William Farhat ‘17, a current junior at Harvard-Westlake. While he is preparing for what will be an eventful senior year,…

SPEF Summer School has Gone Virtual

Each year, more than 2,000 students count on South Pasadena Educational Foundation’s Summer School program to brush up on basics, jump ahead on critical academic…

AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian High School’s Camp Amaras is Going Virtual

Diversity and Culture at Barnhart School

The Chandler Experience



THE ARTS

Visual Arts at Maranatha High School

Maranatha High School’s students have competed in various area-wide and national contests and have won numerous awards, including The Congressional Student Arts Competition, National Philanthropy…

Southwestern Academy Seeds 2020 Magazine

Did you know that one of Southwestern Academy’s school traditions is the creation of an annual art and literary magazine? And the best part… it’s…

Marshall’s Valentina de la Pena Awarded PUSD Internship

Click on image to enlarge Following a competitive selection process, Valentina de la Pena from PUSD’s Marshall Fundamental High School has been tapped as the…

A Taped Version of Shakespeare’s As You Like It by Clairbourn After-School Thespians

 Clairbourn Middle School students in C.A.S.T. (Clairbourn After-School Thespians) drama group, were planning to perform three live shows of Shakespeare’s As You Like It…

A Message of Love from Pasadena Waldorf School

What a night! Here’s a Waldorf finale! Pasadena Waldorf School thanks everyone who participated in the above video “LOVE is what we need. It’s ALL…

Visual Arts and Design Academy Announces End of Year Art Show Winners

Click on image to enlarge   Visual Arts and Design Academy (VADA) congratulates all of its students on a great year of great work in…

San Marino High’s Dance Co. Inspires from a Distance

Rep. Chu Announces Winners of 11th Annual Artistic Discovery Congressional Art Competition

Westridge School Presents the Class of 2023’s Virtual Art Exhibit

Maranatha Students Place in the Top 3 in Congressional Art Competition



SCHOOL NEWS

Future of PUSD: Opening in the 2020-2021 School Year

 Although the situation with COVID-19 continues to rapidly change, as of right now PUSD is planning to reopen schools on August 17, 2020. The plan was presented at the June 25, 2020 Board of…

John Muir High School Celebrates the Class of 2020

 Join John Muir High School in celebrating the Class of 2020 virtually! Paying homage to the hard work, achievements and spirit of Mustangs Class of 2020 on Sunday, June 26, amidst the global pandemic.…

Marshall Congratulates Seniors Armond Davis and Isabel Glionna Recipients of the “Hopes and Dreams” Scholarship

Marshall Fundamental School congratulates Class of 2020 Seniors Armond Davis and Isabel Glionna recipients of the “Hopes and Dreams” Scholarship. Thanks to Marshall Fundamental parents Martin and Katrina Ortega who named the scholarship to let…

Twin Sisters Selected as Valedictorian and Salutatorian at Maranatha High School

Samantha Wu (l) and Sara Wu (r) For the first time in Maranatha High School’s history, twin sisters, Sara and Samantha Wu, were named Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively. The accomplished and talented young ladies are…

Honoring Pasadena’s Sci-fi Genius Octava E. Butler

Image courtesy of Roberto Quintana, Art & Soul Productions (click on image to enlarge)   Pasadena-born science fiction writer Octavia Estelle Butler likely lived the typical writer’s life. She buried herself in books and spent…


SPORTS

Polytechnic School Summer Practices Halted

Since the end of the school year, Poly’s Athletics department had been working diligently towards the possibility of beginning summer practices with the anticipation that…

Polytechnic Class of 2020 College-Bound Athletes

The Polytechnic School class of 2020 has graduated 11 student-athletes that have been given the opportunity to continue their athletic careers into college. They span…

Flintridge Prep’s Germaine Harvey ’20 Awarded Foot Locker Scholar-Athlete College Scholarship

On Thursday, May 28, Foot Locker announced Germaine Harvey ’20 as one of the 20 recipients of the Foot Locker Scholar-Athletes program award. Harvey was…

Former NFL Quarterback Akili Smith Joins Football Staff at Maranatha

Akili Smith, formerly the 3rd overall draft pick by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 1999 draft, is the newest addition to Coach LaVar Arrington’s football…


COMMUNITY SERVICE

ACADEMICS

Flintridge Preparatory School Welcomes New Head of School

Flintridge Preparatory School (FPS) welcomes its new Head of School, Jim Pickett. Jim, along with his wife, Susie, and their daughter, Anna, has been settling…

Pasadena Waldorf’s Middle School Curriculum

As students arrive on the cusp of adolescence, the rigorous PWS Middle School program challenges their emerging thinking, reasoning, and inquiry. On an ever-deepening base…

Westridge School’s Virtual Open House

Visiting campus and attending an open house are the best ways to get a feel for Westridge School (WS)’s community, but they know it’s not…

Futures Academy Virtual School Day

Join Futures Academy Pasadena for Virtual School Day, a transformative academic experience where your child can explore their passion and be matched with one of…


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