| Aug 25, 2015
| 6:48 PM
Lower class sizes, fair compensation and new textbooks approved by Glendale teachers make up the wish list outlined by the Glendale teachers union’s newest president, Taline Arsenian, who advocated for those three goals during a board meeting last...
| Aug 20, 2015
| 5:30 PM
School cafeterias have not historically engendered positive associations, instead evoking memories of surly lunch ladies dishing up Sloppy Joe sandwiches made up of “mystery meat” to unwitting pupils.
In an effort to bust that stereotype...
| Aug 20, 2015
| 4:42 PM
The top 10 high school games from the 2014-15 season were selected by the sportswriters of the Glendale News-Press.
1 Crescenta Valley football defeats Downey, 21-14, Dec. 5, 2014
“Chasing dreams and history, Crescenta Valley High’s football...
| Aug 7, 2015
| 6:18 PM
With less than a week to go before the 2015-16 school year begins, La Caņada Unified officials are putting the finishing touches on several summer projects as the district plans to welcome 4,093 students back to class on Wednesday.
Tech upgrades are...
| Aug 14, 2015
| 12:52 PM
On Friday, youth at the Rose of Sharon Orphanage in Harare, Zimbabwe, whose young lives are not often punctuated by moments of joy, were surprised by a very special delivery.
Forty-five new bicycles arrived on the campus, donated to help provide a...
| Jul 17, 2015
| 7:58 PM
La Caņada Unified officials updated the community Tuesday on the flurry of work that’s been going on over the summer, and named Glendale educator Mary Hazlett as La Caņada High School’s new assistant principal for the upcoming school year....
| Apr 7, 2015
| 4:18 PM
Glendale High School students participated in what is perhaps one of the oldest traditions in Glendale, and unique to the high school, when they performed in the school’s 106th annual oratorical.
The event last Friday had each class, from the...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 6:09 PM
Of the more than 2,100 seniors who were on the path to graduate at the beginning of the 2013-14 school year, about 91.5% of them went on to earn their high school diploma, while a little more than 4% of them dropped out.
The rest of the students remained...
| May 1, 2015
| 3:30 PM
For much of the world, the first day of May, or May Day, has one of three connotations: a celebration of spring, with pictures of children dancing around a maypole; a political holiday or demonstration in support of organized labor and the struggle of...
| May 1, 2015
| 7:27 PM
Three local students were honored recently at the annual 28th District Congressional Art Competition Exhibit in Van De Kamp Hall at Descanso Gardens in La Caņada Flintridge, hosted by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank).
Christine J. Lee, a student at Clark...
| May 6, 2015
| 6:35 PM
Glendale schools won significant recognition this week as state officials announced all eight of the school district’s comprehensive middle and high schools earned the 2015 California Gold Ribbon Schools Award.
The award is equivalent to the former...
| May 19, 2015
| 2:30 PM
Hoover High School film students have earned the distinction of being the first to participate in the inaugural Student Film Showcase to be presented by the Brand Associates, the fundraising arm of the Brand Library.
The free screenings will be from 7 to...