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Pasadena Board of Education to Close Cleveland Elementary

By Terry Miller In the past few months, embattled Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Board of Education (Board) has been grappling with ways to cut costs without hurting the already struggling district. But on Tuesday night, the chopping block fell on one popular elementary school, with possibly more closures coming in the next school year….

Pasadena Unified’s Washington Steam Magnet Academy Receives Musical Instruments from the Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation
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Pasadena Unified’s Washington Steam Magnet Academy Receives Musical Instruments from the Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation

Washington Middle School, the Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) Magnet Academy in the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD), received 36 new string instruments, thanks to a $42,290 grant from the Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation. Washington STEAM was selected for the award because of the continued growth of its music programs. Instruments donated through…

The 2017 PUSD School Board Candidates Up Close and Personal
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The 2017 PUSD School Board Candidates Up Close and Personal

  Part Three By Gus Herrera In preparation for the upcoming 2017 PUSD School Board Elections, to be held March 7, Pasadena Independent reached out to this year’s candidates and asked them to complete a five-part questionnaire. Each candidate received the same five questions. This is part three in an ongoing series. District 1  …

Pasadena Unified Accepting Applications for French Language Immersion Program
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Pasadena Unified Accepting Applications for French Language Immersion Program

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) is accepting applications for a French dual language immersion program in the 2017-2018 academic year after a group of parents approached district officials with a proposal to add a third language to the district’s successful dual language programs. PUSD currently offers dual language immersion programs in Spanish and Mandarin….

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