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2009 Distinguished Middle and High Schools

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jack O’Connell announced the 2009 California Distinguished Schools earlier this month. The following Second District schools earned a spot on the list: Lawndale High School Hawthorne Mathematics and Science Academy Jane Addams Middle Animo Pat Brown Charter High William & Carol Ouchi High School Animo Inglewood Charter High

Second District Student Needs To Raise Money After Winning Scholarship to Oxford

A Second District student needs to raise money to attend Oxford! Crenshaw High School student Sharron Pearson won a scholarship to attend Oxford this summer but still needs to raise $2,500 to cover her expenses. To help out Sharron please contact Assistant Principal Paul Scibetta at pscibett@lausd.net. Read all about Sharron’s story at the L.A. […]

Today Is Denim Day

Blue jeans will be noticeably in style today as thousands of Southland residents recognize the 11th annual Denim Day in L.A., a campaign to raise awareness about rapes and sexual assaults. The group Peace Over Violence started Denim Day in Los Angeles and across the United States in 1999 when an Italian court overturned a […]

'Guys & Dolls' Returns To Washington Preparatory High School

Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, The Visual & Performing Arts Magnet of George Washington Preparatory High School presents the timeless musical comedy “Guys and Dolls” in a special three-performance run, April 24-25, 7:00 p.m., and April 26, 3:00 p.m. Performances are at the Washington Prep Dream Theatre, located at 10860 South […]