Superintendent, Board Vice President join Bernstein honors student to promote Black History Month

Superintendent, Board Vice President join Bernstein honors student to promote Black History Month

Superintendent Michelle King and School Board Vice President Dr. George J. McKenna III recently joined Bernstein High School senior Corvette Holmes to record a public service announcement recognizing February as Black History Month. “Black History is U.S. history,”...
$30 million Promise Neighborhood grant flows to L.A. Unified schools

$30 million Promise Neighborhood grant flows to L.A. Unified schools

Above, Mayor Eric Garcetti is joined by, from left, School Board President Steve Zimmer, YPI President Dixon Slingerland and School Board Member Mónica García as he announces a $30 million federal grant to benefit eight schools in L.A. Unified. Eight schools in L.A....
Bernstein New Media students produce PSA featuring Superintendent, Board of Education

Bernstein New Media students produce PSA featuring Superintendent, Board of Education

In early December, Bernstein High School students played a key role in helping Superintendent Michelle King and the Board of Education articulate important messages about community concerns. As part of the school’s New Media Program, which combines classroom...
L.A. Unified, UTLA, city leadership enter historic pact to support student success

L.A. Unified, UTLA, city leadership enter historic pact to support student success

Above, Superintendent Michelle King and UTLA President Alex Caputo-Pearl add their signatures to the L.A. Compact. Los Angeles Unified leaders joined Wednesday with top officials from local government, business, labor and civic organizations in signing the L.A....
L.A. Unified launches hotline, opens temporary resource sites to help students, families

L.A. Unified launches hotline, opens temporary resource sites to help students, families

Responding to ongoing concerns from students and families about last month’s presidential election, L.A. Unified today opened six temporary extended support sites, which offer emotional support, enrollment and attendance information and referrals to outside resources....