| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:56 AM
Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School was one of hundreds of schools statewide Thursday to be named 2012 California Distinguished Schools.
Balboa, Monte Vista and Mountain Avenue elementary schools in Glendale and Don Benito Fundamental School in Pasadena...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 2:34 PM
The city will continue to operate after-school programs at various Burbank Unified sites when the academic year begins anew in August despite losing roughly $200,000 on the program each year.
The decision to maintain the status quo came this week during...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 12:34 PM
For Washington Elementary School at the northeast edge of Burbank, the new school year ushered in a new era. The 86-year-old school boasts a new roof, playground, mural and principal.
On Monday, her first day at the helm of the school, Brandi Young, 35,...
| May 22, 2010
Local school boards are throwing their support behind a lawsuit filed Thursday that claims the California education system has been underfunded by billions for years in violation of the state Constitution.
The lawsuit represents years of work by the...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Resting on scaffolding 12 feet off the ground, Randall Williams dipped his brush into black paint and made a smooth stroke that was the beginnings of an unraveling roll of film. And then, despite his precarious perch, he turned to the two dozen fifth-...
| Aug 6, 2015
| 12:12 PM
Ten Years Ago
Caltech planetary scientist Mike Brown on July 29, 2005 announced during a press conference held at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory that a “10th planet” had been found in our solar system. “Within a month or two we will know...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 1:28 PM
Classes in the Glendale Unified School District are dismissed for the summer, with lessons resuming on Aug. 10. During this time, summer fun is the focus for most students, with summer school classes scheduled in for others.
Good nutrition, however,...
| Jun 18, 2015
| 4:04 PM
School officials announced Tuesday technology teacher Emily Blaney has been selected to serve as La Cañada Elementary School principal for the 2015-16 school year. She replaces Christine Castillo, who will be reassigned to a teaching position.
| Jun 25, 2015
| 12:11 PM
Creating an actual structure or a regular routine of when, where and how your kids get their homework done is essential to helping them focus their best efforts on schoolwork. In our last article we talked a little bit about the “when,” trying...
| Jun 26, 2015
| 4:32 PM
Emily Blaney was officially appointed principal of La Cañada Elementary School Monday after a unanimous vote from La Cañada Unified school board members, who were still finalizing a destination for outgoing principal Christine Castillo.
| Apr 22, 2015
| 6:02 PM
Tuesday's meeting of the La Cañada Unified School District Governing Board offered opportunities for self-evaluation and reflection, as board members heard highlights of the district's latest annual districtwide survey and the recently issued third-...
| May 6, 2015
| 4:57 PM
On a recent Monday morning, while the world hustled and bustled outside, Crescenta-Cañada Cooperative Nursery School teacher Nita Imm colored the cushiony bottoms of her students’ feet with a paint brush. First came the heel, then the toes in a...