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Ramona Convent Recognizes Student Leaders Committed to Excellence

The National Honor Society (NHS) of Ramona Convent Secondary School is proud to induct twenty-nine students as new members of the NHS Chapter. The annual Induction Ceremony was held after school in the Holy Family Room at Ramona and was attended by faculty, administrators, family, and friends. All new members were voted on by the NHS Faculty Council after a qualifying review of their records…

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Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Students in Honors Scientific Research Awarded Three Archer STEM Research Grants

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy (FSHA) students in Honors Scientific Research have been awarded three Archer STEM Research Grants, sponsored by Archer School for Girls (Los…

La Salle High School’s College Forum for Freshman, Sophomore and Junior Families

dsdhfsdfpics01 La Salle’s College Forum will be held on Thursday, March 22, at 6:00 p.m. As in the past, college admission representatives from many colleges will present important information to our families (see tentative sessions below). The College Forum is a great opportunity for students to…

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Caltech to Host Math Kangaroo in USA Competitions for Grades 1-12

Do the Math! Have your kids flex their logic, problem-solving and math muscles at the Math Kangaroo in USA Competition this March. Various prizes will…

Maranatha Admissions Department Helping Incoming Students Take the First Step as Minutemen

large_news924439_932754 Come meet the impactful duo who help kickoff the four-year journey for incoming students as they benefit from a Christ-centered and college preparatory education. Each week we have been introducing one of our hardworking and dedicated faculty and staff departments. This is a wonderful opportunity…

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Washington Elementary Stem Magnet Recognized by PUSD for Using iReady Online Math

PUSD recognizes Washington Elementary Stem Magnet as one of the 4 schools whose students have used the iReady Online Math diligently. Washington Elementary Stem Magnet School, 1520…

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Speech and Debate Team Earns 2nd Place Trophy

large_news923642_931267 pics01 Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy congratulates its varsity speech and debate team for their stellar performance at the SCDL varsity tournament. They earned the second place sweepstakes trophy in their division. Bringing home honors and trophies include: Gina Guan – 7th place Ivian Zhang – 5th…

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Waverly Middle School: Ecology Activity 9 – Population Growth

Waverly Middle School Students become familiar with the microorganism Paramecium caudatum by using microscopes to observe its feeding and searching behaviors. Students then compare two…

Poly’s Upper School Symposium Explores Various Aspects of Immigration Issue

Pasadena Now - Pasadena - Poly's Upper School Symposium Explores Various Aspects of Immigration Issue Last Thursday, Poly’s junior AP English classes hosted a thought-provoking symposium on immigration moderated by Poly parent Larry Mantle, host of KPCC’s AirTalk. The panel consisted of Angelica Salas, executive director of LA’s Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA), and Claude Arnold, retired special agent…

Pasadena - Ramona Convent Community Celebrates Ivy League Early Acceptance
Ramona Convent Community Celebrates Ivy League Early Acceptance

Ramona Convent Secondary School senior Ashley Garcia, a QuestBridge scholar, has been offered a full scholarship to Dartmouth College where she plans to dual major in Philosophy and Spanish and minor in Political Science. She hopes for a thriving career in Immigration and Criminal Law. Ashley’s commitment to excellence partnered with the support of the College Guidance Department and rigorous academic program have prepared her for the challenges of an Ivy League school. Ashley shared “Ramona has provided me with a healthy balance of both book knowledge and social justice awareness. My teachers and classmates have helped me build confidence…

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