Students get a move-on during Walk to School Day

Students get a move-on during Walk to School Day

Above, clockwise from left, Board Member Kelly Gonez at Panorama City Elementary; Mayor Eric Garcetti at Magnolia Elementary; students from Holmes Middle School; Board Member Nick Melvoin at Mark Twain Middle School; and kids at the Judith F. Baca Arts Academy. They...
Army ‘gives back’ with training sessions for Local District South administrators

Army ‘gives back’ with training sessions for Local District South administrators

Above, Army Sgt. Melvin Hunt , left, and Maj. Hany Noureddine display goggles that simulate impaired vision during a training event for administrators in Local District South. By Daryl Strickland Office of Communications About 100 educators from Local District South...
Green Design STEAM Academy community makes dreams come true for the Class of 2017

Green Design STEAM Academy community makes dreams come true for the Class of 2017

Above, thanks to the generosity of teachers, local businesses and nonprofit organizations, the senior class at Green Design STEAM Academy was all decked out for prom. Alex Adams Social Studies Teacher and Senior Adviser Green Design STEAM Academy I was fortunate this...
L.A. Unified executives discover new appreciation for every-day heroes serving students

L.A. Unified executives discover new appreciation for every-day heroes serving students

Above: Chief facilities executive Mark Hovatter reads to students as part of his day shadowing Melvin Avenue Elementary library aide Anita Persoff. (Photo by Davis Barber Photography.) As part of Classified School Employee Week, Superintendent Michelle King and L.A....