Fremont community flourishes with ground-breaking greenhouse project

Fremont community flourishes with ground-breaking greenhouse project

Above, from left, Neighborhood Land Trust executiveTamika Butler, Principal Luis Montoya and Facilities chief Mark Hovatter join community members in ceremonially opening the state-of-the-art greenhouse at Fremont High School. Capping a project that began in 2012,...
Northeast Valley schools ‘STEAM’ ahead with high-tech options

Northeast Valley schools ‘STEAM’ ahead with high-tech options

Above, the Northeast STEAMFest provides a wealth of resources for students interested in robotics.  Scores of schools and hundreds of visitors crowded the campus of Byrd Middle School in Sun Valley on Saturday for Local District Northeast’s second annual STEAMFest,...
Back-to-school push underscores #AttendanceMatters message

Back-to-school push underscores #AttendanceMatters message

Above, Elena Avila engages her kindergarten class at Union Avenue Elementary as L.A. Unified welcomes students back for second semester. With an official campaign and a tagline proclaiming #AttendanceMatters, L.A. Unified officials welcomed students back from winter...
Vintage Magnet celebrates National Blue Ribbon honors

Vintage Magnet celebrates National Blue Ribbon honors

Above, from left, Students Krystelle Arcinas, Marissa Soto, Nadia Wilson and Alex Lopez pose with Vintage Magnet Principal Nancy Mourao and the National Blue Ribbon plaque awarded by the U.S. Department of Education. L.A. Unified leaders joined students at Vintage...