Pasadena Unified Hosts Meeting on Future of Linda Vista Elementary

The Pasadena Unified Unified School District (PUSD) will host an informational community meeting on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. seeking input on program options for Linda Vista Elementary, the campus that closed in 2006. The meeting will be held in the auditorium of San Rafael Elementary School, located at 1090 Nithsdale Road, Pasadena, CA 91105. In October 2016, the Board of…

Five from Caltech Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Two Caltech professors and three Caltech alumni have been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Sciences (NAS). The announcement was made Tuesday, May 2. Judith Cohen (MS ’69, PhD ’71) is Caltech’s Kate Van…

Alverno Heights Academy’s Class of 2019 Receive Class Rings

On Tuesday, April 25 Alverno Heights Academy’s Class of 2019 received their class rings during their Ring Ceremony. The time-honored tradition of Ring Ceremony at Alverno Heights Academy took place on the terrace of the…

Roy Boulghourjian Elected President of the Pasadena Unified Board of Education

At its annual organizational meeting on Monday 1, the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Board of Education elected Roy Boulghourjian as its president. Larry Torres was elected vice president and Patrick Cahalan was elected clerk.…

Southwestern Students Shone at ArtsFest

Southwestern Academy hosted their 2017 ArtsFest on Thursday, April 27. The annual event included an evening of live, student-performed music as well as an outdoor art gallery with architectural drawings, photography, watercolor art, creative writing,…

Woman’s Civic League Awards Outstanding Pasadena Middle School Girl Students

L. to R. Jennifer Lopez, Washington Middle School; Nicole Lombardi, Sierra Madre Upper School; Maria L. Zavala, Eliot Middle School; Stephanie Pliego, McKinley K-8 School; Emma Black, Blair Middle School; Antonette Beserra, Wilson i.B. Magnet…