CVHS Music Students Recognized for Participating in ToR Honor Band

Four Crescenta Valley High School students and one alumni participated in the Tournament of Roses Honor Band and another alumni played herald trumpet before the Rose Parade queen and court in the world-famous Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day.
CVHS seniors Kelly Moore and Chris Sandoval played the flute and quad drums, respectively. Grant […]

Dunsmore Preps for Robotics Tournament

Dunsmore Preps for Robotics Tournament

Dunsmore Elementary held it first robotics tournament on Dec. 18. Students in grades five and six participated and formed five teams to compete against each other. Each team engineered and computer-programmed a design that they built into a small-scale robot, known as Lego Mindstorms EV3.
Their coaches and sixth grade teachers Carrie Wedemeyer and Lori Cassley […]

Peace Trees Planted at Dunsmore Elementary

Peace Trees Planted at Dunsmore Elementary

Dunsmore Elementary was honored by the Little Tokyo Rotary Club on Dec. 8 with the planting of two Peace Trees, Ginko Biloba seedlings. The seedlings are survivor trees that sprouted and grew following Hiroshima’s atomic bomb. Mrs. Makiko Nakasone, member of the Rotary Peace Educational Project, presented the seedlings along with Frank Saito, past president […]

Santa’s Secret Shop at Monte Vista

Santa’s Secret Shop at Monte Vista

Santa’s Secret Shop at Monte Vista was where students were able to purchase small handmade gifts for friends and family for the holidays. This annual event is sponsored by the MV PTA with the help of many parents who made the gift items for purchase!

Troop 317 Holds Court of Honor and Christmas Party

The Holy Redeemer-St. James Boy Scout Troop 317 held its Court of Honor and Christmas party on Dec. 12 at Holy Redeemer Healy Hall. Several Scouts received hard-earned merit badges and patches, including the one-of-a-kind Solar Eclipse patch of Aug. 21. For their hard work, commitment, and dedication to the ideals of scouting, Edward Vu […]

Local Teacher Receives Mini Grant

Jana Wells, a fifth grade teacher at Dunsmore Elementary, was the proud recipient of a $500 grant from Delta Kappa Gamma’s (DKG) Alpha Upsilon chapter. Chapter member Marion Darling presented the grant.
DKG is an honor society of key women educators who promote professional development and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education. Alpha […]

Santa Stops by Dunsmore

Santa Stops by Dunsmore

Dunsmore Elementary students were surprised by a very special visitor on Dec. 15. The man himself, Santa Claus, made an appearance in the auditorium and read his favorite book to the students, “The Night Before Christmas” by Clement C. Moore. Principal Karen Stegman and Santa Claus sang carols and passed out pencils to all the […]

Pajama Party Hosted by Assisteens

The Glendale Assisteens girls hosted a pajama party for the pediatric cancer patients at City of Hope in Duarte. The party was on Dec. 8, and the girls helped set up, serve families, play with the kids and ensured that everything ran as smoothly for the families and the hospital.
The Assisteens is a philanthropic youth […]

Students Provide Hope and Courage at Adventist Health Glendale

Students Provide Hope and Courage at Adventist Health Glendale

Every patient’s journey is Adventist Health Glendale’s mission to heal and provide compassionate care. This support extends beyond the hospital walls and also comes from a dedicated community. This holiday season, over 40 boxes of “hope and courage” were delivered to the hospital’s Cancer Center by the Crescenta Valley High School Healing Hands Club. Each […]

Lincoln Celebrates Construction Completion

Lincoln Celebrates Construction Completion

By Robin GOLDSWORTHY
With hundreds of children, members of the board of education, Superintendent Winfred Roberson and distinguished guests in attendance, Lincoln Elementary School held an official ribbon cutting for its new building and turf field.
After the pledge of allegiance, led by sixth grade student council member Adelaide Haack, members of the school board addressed the […]

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