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‘Just Google It’ Is More Than a Saying in Duarte USD

‘Just Google It’ Is More Than a Saying in Duarte USD

  More than 200 educators will converge on Duarte High School and Northview Intermediate Schools Feb. 25-26 to enhance their skills with the technology applications offered by Google.…

School Suspensions: Reward or Punishment?

School Suspensions: Reward or Punishment?

  By Jordan Yassine Suspensions are seen as one of the most severe punishments given by a school. When a school suspends a child, many assume they’ve done…

Free Drinking Water Lead Testing at California Public Schools

Free Drinking Water Lead Testing at California Public Schools

  State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced that public schools can receive free testing for lead in drinking water under a new state program. The State Water…

February College Search Guide

February College Search Guide

  The Road to College By May S. Ruiz Freshman Your children are well into…

College to Career Transition: Where Schools Fall Short

College to Career Transition: Where Schools Fall Short

  By Horatiu Stefan College is an important milestone for students and parents alike. It…

Highlights Next Generation Science Standards Introduced

Highlights Next Generation Science Standards Introduced

  To better prepare students for college and careers State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom…

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CAASPP Results Show Significant Statewide Progress

CAASPP Results Show Significant Statewide Progress

  State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced Wednesday that California students made significant progress in the second year of the California Assessment of Student Performance and…

Duarte Students Produce City of Hope Research

Duarte Students Produce City of Hope Research

  A dozen students from Duarte High spent much of their summer participating in a research project at City of Hope (COH) that helped produce authentic results for…

August College Search Guide

August College Search Guide

  The Road to College By May S. Ruiz It’s August – for some kids summer vacation is winding down, while for others it has ended.  If your…

Common Core Curriculum and California

By Mary McNulty It is hard to remember any issue that has sparked such a debate in education as the Common…

Common Core Curriculum and California

By Mary McNulty It is hard to remember any issue that has sparked such a debate in education as the Common Core Curriculum. California finds itself in…

High Point Academy Imagines a Bright Future

By May S. Ruiz Carved into the foothills of Pasadena is a kindergarten to eighth grade independent school that has consistently provided an outstanding education for its…

Kristin Wright Appointed Director of Special Education Division

    State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson recently announced that he has appointed Kristin Wright as the new special education division director at the California…

Bullying and the California Board of Education

    By Mary Mcnulty Bullying is not a new phenomenon; however the intensity in which it manifests itself is. Every neighborhood has been impacted and California…

Meet Local Wildlife Up Close and Personal!

    Do not miss this opportunity to meet local wildlife face-to-face. Bring the entire family to this exciting event on Saturday, Aug. 6, at 2 p.m.…

California School of the Arts – San Gabriel Valley to Open in DUSD

      The Duarte Unified School District (DUSD) Board of Education voted 5-0 at their regular meeting on Thursday, June 30 to approve a partnership with…

Free Summer Lunch Program Offered by Duarte Unified

During the school year, more than 31 million children receive free and reduced-price breakfast and lunch through the School Breakfast and National School Lunch Programs. But what…

Duarte High School Gears Up for San Gabriel Valley Special Olympics

    By May S. Ruiz Some 300 special education students – from elementary, middle, and high school – will convene and race on Duarte High School’s…

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