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Patrick Bonacci Named 2018 SFNO Distinguished Lasallian Educator
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Patrick Bonacci Named 2018 SFNO Distinguished Lasallian Educator

The District of San Francisco New Orleans has announced that Patrick Bonacci of La Salle High School is its recipient of the Distinguished Lasallian Educator Award for 2018. The announcement was made by District Office of Education Director Michael Daniels, Ed.D. The annual Distinguished Lasallian Educator Award is sponsored by Christian Brothers Conference and is presented…

Final Three Candidates Chosen in PCC Presidential Search
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Final Three Candidates Chosen in PCC Presidential Search

Community forums slated for Nov. 27-29 The Pasadena Community College (PCC) Board of Trustees has enlisted the help of a management consultant, PPL, Inc., and a Campus Screening Committee made up of a cross-section of members of campus constituent organizations. Last week, the Board interviewed five candidates for the position, and they have selected the…

PUSD Appoints New Chief Business Officer
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PUSD Appoints New Chief Business Officer

Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Superintendent Brian McDonald has named Leslie Barnes, Ed.D., as the district’s Chief Business Officer. Barnes joins PUSD from the Pomona Unified School District where she served as Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Superintendent of Business Services. Barnes’ responsibilities included oversight of a $307 million annual operating budget, which served more…

Pasadena’s Mayfield Junior School Announces Joe Sciuto as New Head of School
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Pasadena’s Mayfield Junior School Announces Joe Sciuto as New Head of School

The Mayfield Junior School Board of Trustees and Chairperson Alison J. Gamble recently announced the selection and appointment of Mr. Joe Sciuto as next head of school. Following an exhaustive national search, the Board of Trustees unanimously approved the Head Search Committee’s recommendation to succeed retiring Headmaster Joseph J. Gill. “As a result of meticulous…

PUSD Open Enrollment-School Choice Begins
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PUSD Open Enrollment-School Choice Begins

The first phase of Open Enrollment-School Choice for 2019-2020 in the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) begins with sibling and priority registration now through Nov. 16, 2018. The general Open Enrollment period for all students is Jan. 10 – Feb. 1, 2019; improvements are being phased in this year to make it easier for families to…

November College Search Guide
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November College Search Guide

The road to college By May S. Ruiz FRESHMAN As we slowly ease further into the school year, I hope your children have also fully settled in as high-schoolers. Encourage your children to focus on their studies and to make use of all the resources available at their school to accomplish all the work required…

PUSD’s Measure TT Earns Positive Audit Reports
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PUSD’s Measure TT Earns Positive Audit Reports

For the second consecutive year, Measure TT, the Pasadena Unified School District’s (PUSD) voter-approved $350 million bond program to finance the construction and modernization of school facilities, has received unmodified opinions — the highest level possible — in independent audits of its bond spending in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018. “Measure TT is in…

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