Class of 2017 Spotlight: Grit and support propel this English learner to Grant High valedictorian

Class of 2017 Spotlight: Grit and support propel this English learner to Grant High valedictorian

The goal of L.A. Unified is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to graduate prepared for college, career and life. As we near the end of the school year, we are featuring stories about some of the outstanding members of the Class of 2017. The blockbuster...
Local District West Signing Day rallies celebrate the success of college-bound grads

Local District West Signing Day rallies celebrate the success of college-bound grads

Above, administrators show their school spirit during College Signing Day event at the STEM Academy of Hollywood. Fulfilling Superintendent Michelle King’s goal of preparing graduates for college and careers, Local District West recently held its inaugural College...
‘Rally in the Valley’ highlights growing popularity, success of elementary robotics programs

‘Rally in the Valley’ highlights growing popularity, success of elementary robotics programs

Showcasing their budding high-tech skills and their well-established sportsmanship, more than 350 students from more than a dozen schools participated last weekend in the fourth annual Rally in the Valley, a celebration of coding, robotics and engineering. Held at the...