Leland Street Elementary embraces military children like family

Leland Street Elementary embraces military children like family

Above, Emma Adams and Carlos Caraballo are among the nearly 70 students at Leland Street Elementary School whose parents serve in the military.  The month of April honors the military child. Perhaps the best example of serving those students in L.A. Unified  is Leland...
Superintendent kicks off community engagement meetings focused on 100 percent graduation

Superintendent kicks off community engagement meetings focused on 100 percent graduation

Superintendent Michelle King held the first in a series of meetings designed to promote open dialogues in school communities around her recently released strategic plan to move all students to graduation. Hosted last week at Vista Middle School in Panorama City, the...
Innovation, imagination on display during Local District East STEM Fest

Innovation, imagination on display during Local District East STEM Fest

Above, students from Ann Street Elementary explain their STEM exhibit on brain functions to kids from Bryson Elementary. By Craig Sipes K-12 Science Specialist Local District East Nearly 2,000 students, families and community members embraced the theme – Inspire and...
‘Go to college!’ kids told during GO East LA celebration

‘Go to college!’ kids told during GO East LA celebration

Above, School Board Member Mónica García distributes college admission certificates to kindergartners at the annual GO East LA celebration. (Photo by Monica Carazo) Turning today’s learners into tomorrow’s leaders wasn’t just a banner behind excited...