Tom Bradley Magnet honors legendary educator Genevieve Shepherd

Tom Bradley Magnet honors legendary educator Genevieve Shepherd

Above, Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson unveils a sign dedicating the corner of West 39th Street and Dublin Avenue to Dr. Genevieve Shepherd, a legendary educator and community activist. Students and teachers from Thomas Bradley Global Awareness Magnet...
Mark Twain reaps benefits of investment in neighborhood schools

Mark Twain reaps benefits of investment in neighborhood schools

Above, seventh-grader Jack Wind leads parents on a tour of Mark Twain Middle School in Mar Vista. Enrollment at Mark Twain Middle School has increased nearly 20 percent in the past three years, and parents in communities surrounding the Mar Vista campus want to know...
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...
Mayor Garcetti brokers new partnership with Netflix and Bernstein High School

Mayor Garcetti brokers new partnership with Netflix and Bernstein High School

Above: Bernstein High School senior Jonathon Castorena shakes hands with Mayor Eric Garcetti during his third visit to the Hollywood campus. In effort to grow the next generation of entertainment industry movers and shakers, Netflx has agreed to “adopt” Helen...