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Pasadena Unified Now Accepting Applications for French Dual Immersion Program

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) is accepting applications for a French dual language immersion program in the 2017-2018 academic year after a group of parents approached district officials with a proposal to add a third language to the district’s successful dual language programs. PUSD currently offers dual language immersion programs in Spanish and Mandarin. “The ability to speak more than one language can enhance…

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Marshall’s Dr. Mary Stevens Recognized by LA Clippers

Marshall Fundamental Secondary School congratulates Dr. Mary Stevens (English Teacher 9-12) where she was acknowledged by the Los Angeles Clippers during their Teacher Recognition event…

Stratford School Expands to Mission Viejo

Stratford School Mission Viejo CA pics01 Stratford School will launch their STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) based curriculum in partnership with Carden Academy at a new location in Mission Viejo on Tuesday, January 17 at 10:00 a.m. This partnership celebration event highlights this collaboration and Stratford School’s commitment as…

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PUSD Parent University Presents Parents & Technology – Introduction to Computers

Learn the basics of computers, Access the parent information systems of the Pasadena Unified School District, Parent Portal and PUSD App. Be proactive in your…

South Pasadena Unified School District Board Approves Agreement with Balfour Beatty to Manage School Construction Program

South-Pasadena-Unified-School-District-SPUSD-pics01 The South Pasadena Unified School District (SPUSD) School Board voted to approve a construction delivery methodology and the international infrastructure company, Balfour Beatty, as construction manager for its bond program – Measure SP. The Board selected the company after the District completed interviews, reference checks,…

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Santa Anita Church Hosts Peaceful Events for Barnhart School

Special guests Faith Rumer and Lou Nicolaides of Light Keeper recently spread peaceful music and mediation during an all-school morning chapel to get neighboring Barnhart…

Principal for a Day Revisits Jefferson Elementary School

PSFCU 12-19-2016 2nd pics01 It’s not every day that business leaders can go back to school. Andy Tien, the Vice President of Marketing at the Pasadena Services Federal Credit Union, was principal of Jefferson Elementary School in November as part of the Pasadena Unified School District’s Principal for a…

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Bosco Tech Student’s Idea Sparks Potential Cost Savings for International Aerospace Company

Left to right: Xavier Jimenez (Bosco Tech president), Jim Curiel (Bosco Tech Materials Science Engineering & Technology chairman), Pat Sandoval (Boeing--BDS-Satellite Systems-Engineering Resources), Jacob Lovi,…

Pasadena Unified School District Considering French Dual Language Immersion Program

French Dual Language Program at PUSD pics01 French Dual Language Program at PUSD? In response to community interest, PUSD is exploring the possibility of opening a French Dual Language Immersion program for the 2017-2018 school year. Dual Language Immersion programs begin in kindergarten with 90% of instruction in the foreign language. Gradually…

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Two Teenage Athletes from the Israel Sport Center for the Disabled Visits Weizmann Day School

Weizmann Day School middle school students were excited to receive a visit from two teenage athletes from the Israel Sport Center for the Disabled in Ramat Gan recently (Joining the athletes was their counselor, the national executive director, Jennifer Fink, of the American Friends of the ISCD, and Lindy Berman, a local volunteer and dear friend of one of our board members.) More on the Israel Sport Center for the Disabled: The ISCD is a really special place for kids and adults who are either victims of terror attacks or have been born with a physical disability. The ISCD uses…

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