‘Youth Dreaming’ enchants as LD-Central students showcase their talents

‘Youth Dreaming’ enchants as LD-Central students showcase their talents

Above, clockwise from bottom left, Viver Brasil wows the crowd with its interpretation of the African diaspora; and ballet dancers from the BrockUsRED Dance Company give an emotional performance. (Photos courtesy Dave D’Lugo) It may have been cold and drizzling...
Poet leads Verdugo Hills HS students in creating responses to Big Read LA

Poet leads Verdugo Hills HS students in creating responses to Big Read LA

Above, Advanced Placement students at Verdugo Hills High work on assignments for this year’s Big Read LA program; Dr. Ashaki Jackson and Dale Guy Madison. By Arturo Barcenas Principal Verdudo Hills High School The Verdugo Hills High School Library &...
Wonderland ES forges a ‘Way’ toward peace, empathy

Wonderland ES forges a ‘Way’ toward peace, empathy

Above, Clockwise from top left, Wonderland Avenue students portray civil rights leaders; Michael Yoon plays ‘Imagine;’ second-grader Saskia Hill watches the assembly from the audience; Levi DeLeon gives his presentation on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr....
12 magnet programs honored with National Merit Awards

12 magnet programs honored with National Merit Awards

Above, are the magnet coordinators from the schools honored by the Magnet Schools of America. Front row, from left, Alise Caynen, Marilena Franco, Tabitha Thigpen, Laurie Vallejo, Marleen Riewthong, Fanny Arana, Dawn Brown and Xiutleth Santibanez. Back row, Sam...