| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:21 PM
The gentle sounds of the Pacific could be heard floating through halls of Roosevelt Elementary School this week as members of the Hawaiian Club staged their annual performance.
Participating students, who included nearly the entire fifth grade,...
| 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...
| 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-...
| 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.
| 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 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 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,...
| May 16, 2015
| 4:52 PM
Two St. Bede Elementary School students were recently designated distinguished students by Branch 374 of the Italian Catholic Federation. Students in the seventh and eighth grades who contributed essays and provided evidence of service were each winners...
| May 14, 2015
| 9:16 AM
If La Cañada Unified's plan to put laptops in the hands of every student is going to take off, it's going to require an initial investment from parents — one tech experts and supporters say is well worth the cost.
The district has been preparing...
| May 13, 2015
| 7:07 PM
Three La Crescenta schools slated for construction of new permanent classroom buildings early next year received the OK from Glendale school officials to spend an additional $1.8 million to cover anticipated higher construction costs for Lincoln, La...