St. Rita School’s TK, Kindergarten and First Graders on their First Field Trip Off Campus

WaybackWednesday to last week when St. Rita School’s TK, Kindergarten and 1st grade classes ventured off on their first field trip (off campus) this school year! TK and Kindergarten went to a Pumpkin Patch at CalPoly Pomona! The weather was awesome, the hay ride was eventful and the farm animals provided entertainment for both the children and adults. The best part was selecting their own…

Spook-tacular Books For Kids To Enjoy This Fall Season!

The books we have selected for October reading speak to the ‘scary’ season prevalent in many cultures, with tales of ghosts, graveyards and zombies, and references to folklore and superstitions embedded in both Halloween and…

Assumption 4th Graders’ Lessons on the Eye

Assumption 4th graders just wrapped up their lessons on the eye. The students made model eyes so they could see how the cornea, retina, and iris work. These students learn about the anatomical structure of…

From Loofahs to Prolific Fruit Trees: Growing Willard’s Orchard

Photo courtesy Pasadena Educational Foundation   “[Willard’s garden] has become a gathering place where learning opportunities are springing up. I think the teachers are able to use the space and take the kids’ lead, doing…

St. Philip the Apostle School Welcome Families and Students back to School in Person

Today St. Philip the Apostle School (SPAS) families were able to come back together in person for the first time since March 2020. It was a special morning of welcoming new family members and getting…