La Cañada Unified Supt. Wendy Sinnette on Tuesday defended schools starting in mid-August in the wake of a recent wave of social media fervor, including an online petition, suggesting the district push back the start date.
La Cañada Unified officials announced Tuesday five of 39 iPads stolen from Palm Crest Elementary School last month have been recovered by...
La Cañada’s three elementary schools concluded the first week of the 2015-16 school year on Friday, welcoming new and returning students and their families with campuswide picnic events.
School cafeterias have not historically engendered positive associations, instead evoking memories of surly lunch ladies dishing up Sloppy Joe sandwiches made up of “mystery meat” to unwitting pupils.
La Cañada Unified School District officials are working with Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department deputies to track and potentially retrieve 39 iPads and one MacBook laptop stolen in a smash-and-grab burglary that occurred in a Palm Crest Elementary School computer lab in the early...
Despite not wanting to look a gift horse in the mouth, La Cañada Unified officials discussed Tuesday a pesky district obligation that is triggered when donations of money, goods or services are rendered.
With less than a week to go before the 2015-16 school year begins, La Cañada Unified officials are putting the finishing touches on several summer projects as the district plans to welcome 4,093 students back to class on Wednesday.
The deadline for candidates wishing to run for one of two seats on the La Cañada Unified School District Governing Board is next Friday, Aug. 7, at 5 p.m.
The cooperative preschool at Caltech operated by the Child Educational Center, which was previously open only to families with Caltech or JPL affiliations, announced this week it is opening its enrollment to all families.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is seeking information regarding a July 21 burglary at Palm Crest Elementary School, in which suspects smashed six classroom windows and stole 39 iPad tablets, estimated at $19,500, from one of the rooms.
Mary Hazlett had just earned her teaching credential from Occidental College in 1997 when she was offered a job teaching history at La Cañada High School.
La Cañada Unified officials updated the community Tuesday on the flurry of work that’s been going on over the summer, and named Glendale educator Mary Hazlett as La Cañada High School’s new assistant principal for the upcoming school year.
Glendale and La Cañada school officials are slated to return to the bargaining table after a months-long pause in a renewed effort to negotiate an agreement over the disputed Sagebrush territory.
The Glendale Area Alumnae Panhellenic, a community-based organization encompassing the Glendale, Burbank, La Cañada, La Crescenta, Sunland and Tujunga areas, recently announced the recipients of its 2015 scholarship awards.
Emily Blaney was officially appointed principal of La Cañada Elementary School Monday after a unanimous vote from La Cañada Unified school board members, who were still finalizing a destination for outgoing principal Christine Castillo.
Ellen Multari, currently serving as vice president of the La Cañada Unified School District Governing Board, announced this week she will seek reelection to the panel in the fall.
School officials announced Tuesday technology teacher Emily Blaney has been selected to serve as La Cañada Elementary School principal for the 2015-16 school year. She replaces Christine Castillo, who will be reassigned to a teaching position.
To unwind after finals and AP exams, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy’s advanced-placement environmental-science students hosted a Cottonwood Arts & Eco Festival Friday at La Cañada’s Memorial Park to celebrate the year’s accomplishments and back a good cause.
An active volunteer within the La Cañada Unified School District announced this week he is forming a campaign committee to seek a seat on the school board during the Nov. 3 election, when two seats will be open.
When a team of La Cañada High School counselors were seeking additional staff to better support the student body and reduce the current ratio of one counselor for every 300 teens, they came up with a plan.
A group of Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy students will host an arts festival in Memorial Park Friday afternoon to raise funds and awareness for a local conservancy’s effort to...
La Cañada city officials agreed Monday to chip in $5,000 for a Sacramento-based consultant to reinvigorate talks between La Cañada and Glendale school officials over a possible Sagebrush transfer — in exchange for a seat at the bargaining table.
Summoning a collective spirit of gratitude — for family, faculty and friendships forged — La Cañada High School’s Class of 2015 bid farewell Friday to the school that provided a temporary backdrop for what will become lifelong memories.
The city of La Cañada Flintridge invites interested residents between the ages of 14 and 19 who wish to serve on its Youth Council to submit an application by the extended June 22 deadline.
How Gov. Jerry Brown's recent budget proposal will shake out for schools remains to be seen, but La Cañada Unified officials hope it will spell good news for the district, which has been operating in recovery mode for years.