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Margene Walz, Quest College Counseling. Courtesy photo.

A new Scholastic Aptitude Test is coming for 2016

Over 80 years the SAT (Scholastic Assessment Test) test scores have been essential tools for students and families in assessing the students’ preparedness for college and their ability to handle college courses. It is not mea...
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California LAO recommends changes to governor’s proposed education maintenance proposals

Due to a combination of poor budgeting practices and competing funding priorities, all of the state’s education segments currently have a backlog of deferred maintenance projects. The Governor’s budget includes a packag...
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Join an unbeatable team for sports camps this summer!

This summer, the Los Alamitos Education Foundation (LAEF) is teaming up with Los Alamitos High School (LAHS) head coaches to present sports camps to boys and girls of all ages. Dave Huber’s volleyball camp will be offered in ...
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Anaheim Union High School District 2014 Color and Light, 14th Annual Student Art and Photography Exhibition.

Public invited to AUHSD student art exhibition

The public is invited to attend the 14th Annual Student Art and Photography Exhibition, “Color and Light,” sponsored by Anaheim Union High School District and AUHSD Foundation on Monday, April 21, at The Muzeo. The exhibiti...
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Governor Brown announces appointments to California Community Colleges Board

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments. Arnoldo Avalos, 43, of Pleasanton, has been appointed to the California Community Colleges Board of Governors. Avalos has been the founder and chief execu...
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Anaheim Union superintendent calls on District to meet challenge of Post-Boomer economy

Below is a memo issued by Michael Matsuda, the new superintendent of Anaheim Union High School District (AUHSD): As I begin this new journey as superintendent, I am reminded every day of the AUHSD tagline, posted over the front...
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Los Alamitos High School show choir SoundFX wins 2014 Grand National Championship in competition in Nashville, TN. Courtesy photo.

LAHS show choirs return triumphant from nationals

Under the direction of David Moellenkamp, Los Alamitos High School won two Grand National Championships performing on stage at the legendary Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, competing against top choirs from throughout the United S...
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California State Senator Bob Huff, 21 March 2013

Public school EpiPen bill clears first legislative hurdle

Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) highlights the passage of Senate Bill (SB) 1266 in his Capitol Comment for the Week of March 31, 2014. SB 1266 will require public schools to stock epinephrine auto injectors on...
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Education Committee approves emergency student treatment, school choice information

The Senate Education Committee voted unanimously today to approve two legislative measures authored by Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar). SB 1266 will require public schools to stock epinephrine auto injectors o...
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Los Alamitos Education Foundation

LAEF completes successful spring session of after-school programs

The Los Alamitos Education Foundation’s spring after-school classes are coming to an end, but the enrichment that children have experienced will last a lifetime! Over 450 students participated in 12 types of classes, which al...
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Pictured at the La Palma-Cerritos AAUW’s Twenty-First Annual Recognition and Awards Program and Brunch at the Cerritos College Board Room are five of the seven recipients of local scholarships. Left to right: Chanmony Tan, Marena William, Erica Hosfeldt, Elisa Ruiz, and Kirndeep Badesha. Not present: Samantha Judan and Stephanie Woo. Photo by Edna Ethington.

La Palma-Cerritos AAUW awards seven scholarships to Cerritos College students

The Local Scholarship Committee of the La Palma-Cerritos American Association of University Women (AAUW) held its Twenty-First Annual Recognition and Awards Program and Brunch at the Board Room of Cerritos College on Saturday, ...
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Joel Rosen, Director of Community Development, addresses concerned Buena Park residents on Feb. 18. Photo by Katie Wiedel.

Cypress School District seeks new proposals for closed Dickerson School property

For the last two years, Cypress School District has worked exclusively with the City of Buena Park on a potential development of the city‐owned property known as Larwin Park and a subsequent exchange of that developed site fo...
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California State Senator Bob Huff, 21 March 2013

Huff to push for online public school resource, charter school change, stocking of allergy medication

Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) will present three measures designed to help students and families during a hearing of the Senate Education Committee next Wednesday, April 2. The measures introduced earlier th...
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Orange County Board of Education electing two trustees in June

According to the Orange County Registrar of Voters, the Orange County Board of Education will elect two out of five trustees in June, for Areas 2 and 5. Area 5 is south Orange County. It’s outside our core coverage area, so O...
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