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Immaculate Heart High School Physics Class Recreates Some of Galileo’s Famous Experiments

Students in Immaculate Heart High School’s Science Chair Rob Vondrak’s Physics classes recently recreated some of Galileo’s famous experiments with gravity during a class lab. Pictured above: a group notes the mass of an object as they prepare to test its falling acceleration against an object with different mass. Immaculate Heart High School & Middle School, 5515 Franklin Ave., Los Angeles, (323) 461-3651 or visit www.immaculateheart.org.…

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PUSD Presents Math Academy’s Info Nights

Learn about PUSD’s Math Academy at Information Nights in September. Math Academy radically accelerates the math curriculum for mathematically gifted students in middle and high…

Ramona Convent Offers Free Math Tutoring

img_9307mod-740 The Math department at Ramona Convent Secondary School recently held the first session of a FREE Math Readiness Mentor Program for junior high girls. Participants were paired with a Ramona Convent student to review math concepts being taught at their school and build confidence in…

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It’s Been A Busy Week with Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Alumnae Visiting the Hill

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy’s Michelle Liu ’18 stopped by to talk about college life at UC San Diego and how her lab experience in SciSearch…

It’s Pasadena Waldorf School’s First Day of Kindergarten

pws-09-09-2019-740 Welcome to Pasadena Waldorf School’s Kindergarten! Today is the first day of school for the Lily, Rose, and Marigold classes. It is also the Wwaldorf100 spotlight on cooking in early childhood classrooms. The warmth and creativity in this image bring light to the hands-on sensory…

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Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School Kicks Off its 67th School Year!

Thursday Marked the First Day of School for the 2019-2020 academic year at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School (ABVM) in Pasadena. What a…

Sequoyah Teachers and Staff Prepares for the New School Year

ss09042019-740 Together again! Sequoyah Teachers and Staff are excited to see their wonderful K8 faculty back from summer break! They’re doing great things during staff week including brainstorming ways to honor and celebrate Sequoyah’s Habits of Mind at Los Angeles County Arboretum — They can’t wait…

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Weizmann Students Get Warm Welcome on First Day of School

Weizmann School wished its students and families a warm welcome on the first day of the 2019-20 school year. A Special welcome to was extended…

Learning Mandarin Can Open Doors of Opportunities

ss8302019-740 Mandarin is gaining more ground as the preferred second-language in the world. That’s why it’s not surprising that Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, and former U.S. President Obama’s daughter, Malia Obama, all learned Chinese as a second language.…

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Marshall Fundamental Sixth Grade Class Gets a Lesson by Scientist, Dr. Karen Jain

Ms. Yamanouye’s 6th grade class had a visit from Scientist, Dr. Karen Jain (Dr. Karen Jain is a science adviser to Pasadena USD). Students were walked through the scientific method process with paper helicopters. Students learned about independent and dependent variables, calculating average and displaying their data on a graph. Marshall Fundamental School, 990 N. Allen Ave., Pasadena, (626) 396-5810 or visit www.pusd.us/site/Default.aspx?PageID=53.        

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