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PEF 5-23-2017
A Magical Moment from Pasadena Educational Foundation’s PUSD Principal for A Day

Watch this magical moment from PEF’s Pasadena Unified School District Principal for a Day! ArtCenter College of Design and Pasadena City College professor Stan Kong, a Washington Accelerated Elementary alumni, was surprised by his kindergarten teacher, Judy Norquist, who presented him with a copy of his class photo. Click here to watch PEF’s Facebook video on the event. Pasadena Educational Foundation (PEF), 351 South Hudson…

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The School Bully: Recognition and Response

The National Center for Education Statistics’ recent numbers (Link) reveal that school bullying is shockingly common. More than one out of five middle school and…

How to Manage Exam Stress

Aleme-Girma PICS01 Aleme Girma Maranatha Physics teacher Girma Aleme was recently mentioned in the blog section of a top educational resource site www.albert.io. In the blog post, Mr. Aleme writes about the importance of not neglecting your own health during the stress of taking exams. “Before exam…

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South Pasadena Middle School Robotics Team Competes in the Greater LA Botball Tournament

Photo credit: Emily Williams On Saturday, April 29, the SPMS Robotics Teams competed in the Greater LA Botball Tournament at Providence High School in Burbank.…

Frostig School’s Farm to Table Operation

Frostig School 4-27-2017 1st pics01 Frostig School is a farm to table operation. Middle school students are growing produce for the Fly By Cafe. The fresh-picked lettuce made for delicious sandwiches. Frostig School, 971 N. Altadena Drive, Pasadena, (626) 791-1255 or visit http://frostigschool.org/      

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2017 San Marino High School Winter Drumline & Colorguard Community Showcase

Last chance to see the exciting, award-winning competition performances by the 2017 San Marino High School (SMHS) Winter Drumline and Colorguard who have completed another…

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy History Students Celebrate Women’s History Month

FSHA 4-19-2017 1st pics01 Flintridge Sacred Heart School’s Dr. Gough’s US History students recently researched the lives and accomplishments of important women athletes in honor of Women’s History Month. Their research culminated in the creation of illustrated children’s books, each telling the story of one woman and her contribution…

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The South Pasadena High School Virtual Enterprise Sustainable Business Team Dominated in Recent Competitions

Photo credit South Pasadena High School Congratulations to the SPHS Virtual Business classes, which recently competed in the San Francisco Competition and Trade Fair. Pictured…

Spiritual Emphasis Week at Judson

JIS 4-11-2017 3rd pics01 It’s Spiritual Emphasis Week at Judson International School! Thanks to Pastor Ben of Epicentre Church, Pastor Perry of Lake Avenue Church and Pastor Roberto Ramirez of Iglesias Communidad for being Judson’s guest speakers this week. Judson International School, 1610 Elizabeth St., Pasadena, (626) 398-2476 or…

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Polytechnic School’s Spring Rivalry Events

Rivalry events played a big part in Polytechnic’s Upper School schedule through the month of March, ending the Friday before spring break. As always the festivities were spirited, with challenges including relay races, egg toss, human table, debate, flag tag, dodgeball, dance off, karaoke, slip and slide, and the much-anticipated water balloon fight. There were also various dress-up opportunities throughout the week, with class-chosen themes, twin day, St. Patrick’s Day, and of course, the wearing of the class colors. Enjoy a slideshow of the events at http://www.polytechnic.org/page/Home?#photo/442240. Polytechnic School, 1030 E. California Blvd., Pasadena, (626) 396-6300 or visit www.polytechnic.org.    …

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