Students, educators and communities honor the life and legacy of César E. Chávez

Students, educators and communities honor the life and legacy of César E. Chávez

By Elvia Perez Cano and Samuel Gilstrap Office of Communications Joining observances taking place around L.A. Unified and across the nation, students at Pinewood Elementary School held a special assembly to mark the birthday Friday of César E. Chávez, the late civil...
Rio Vista Elementary caps Black History Month with song, art and literacy

Rio Vista Elementary caps Black History Month with song, art and literacy

Rio Vista Elementary School students gathered this week with parents and faculty for a celebration of music, art and oration to honor significant African Americans, as Black History Month comes to a close. Students from pre-kindergarten through fifth grades recited...
State officials, L.A. Unified announce opportunity to honor Armenian history through art

State officials, L.A. Unified announce opportunity to honor Armenian history through art

Above, the Armenian Club at North Hollywood High raises money to assist families in need. School Board Member Scott Schmerelson joined California legislators and others Wednesday at North Hollywood High School, where they announced an art contest commemorating the...