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Blair High School – Believe

Do you Believe? Blair students wrote letters to Santa this week on behalf of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. For every letter to Santa, Macy’s will donate one dollar to Make-A-Wish. Blair High and Middle School, 1135 S. Euclid Ave., Pasadena, (626) 396-5820 or visit www.pusd.us/site/Default.aspx?PageID=55.  

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The Waverly School Annual Friendship Feast

The Waverly School middle schoolers welcomed Waverly 6th graders to their annual Friendship Feast. The Waverly School, 67 W. Bellevue Drive, Pasadena, (626) 792-5940 or…

Judson First and Second Graders Reach Out to Homeless

JIS 11-24-2016 PICS01 After reading Jesus’s Sermon the Mount, our Judson first and second graders wanted to reach out and make a difference.  They brainstormed and came up with the idea of collecting items for the homeless.  They worked hard to make posters to gain donations of toothpaste,…

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San Marino’s Crowell Public Library Bookmark Design Contest

Crowell Public Library thanks everyone who had their students participate in last year’s Bookmark Design Contest. There were nearly 150 entries last year, and judges…

Barnhart’s Grandparents and Grandfriends Day 2016

Barnhart School 11-22-2016 740px Barnhart’s Grandparents and Grandfriends Day 2016 followed its traditional schedule today, with grandparents partaking in breakfast together, visiting classrooms, and participating in class activities. This year new-to-Barnhart grandparent, James Symons, addressed the crowd asking them what they might choose as the best time of their…

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Hands-on, Minds-on at Washington Elementary STEM Magnet

Washington Elementary STEM Magnet teacher Laura MacDonald has learned that there is no substitute for activities that require kids to use their hands as well…

Crestview’s Fifth Grade Drip Irrigation Project

CPS 11-17-2016 pics01 Crestview Preparatory School’s Fifth grade, in conjunction with service learning and eco club, have been challenged to find an economical and efficient means of turning its current garden sprinklers into a drip irrigation system. The first step was to research the what and why of…

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Seven Muir Students Share Their Journeys at Washington STEAM Magnet Academy PTSA Meeting

Seven amazing students shared their journeys at Muir at the Washington STEAM Magnet Academy PTSA meeting! John Muir High School, 1905 Lincoln Avenue, Pasadena, (626)…

Alumna Caitlin Burns ’12 Works with Poly Dancers in Preparation for Upcoming Performance

Poly 11-15-2016 pics01 In the Upper School, members of the dance department are hard at work in preparation for their fall dance concert, “We are One.” A group of seven advanced dancers have been working with alumna Caitlin Burns ’12 during weekly rehearsals for a piece that explores…

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Active Minds Assemblies Held for South Pasadena High School Students

Speaker Dave Romano talks to SPHS Students about embracing who they are and supporting each other. The South Pasadena High School Peer Mediators, along with their club advisors and school administrators, recently organized a presentation by Active Minds. Students listened to speaker Dave Romano discuss his personal journey with depression throughout his life and were encouraged to recognize and seek help in moments of despair. Through campus events and national programs, Active Minds aims to remove the stigma that surrounds mental health issues and to create a safe environment for open conversations. South Pasadena High School, 1401 Fremont Ave, South…

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