Back to school events continue tonight in the Rowland Unified School District. Here’s today’s list with the Web links.
Brigitte Benchimol, author of Jadyn and the Magic Bubble, will be the guest author for the Wonder of Reading assembly on Monday at Villacorta Elementary School in La Puente.
Benchimol will visit the school from 8:15 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Copies of her books have been donated by the Wonder of Reading organization for all the classroom libraries.
What a beautiful day for a picnic!
Cedarlane Middle School in Hacienda Heights will enjoy a Family Barbecue on Saturday. Yummm! The fun picnic will be held on the blacktop from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Meanwhile, California Elementary in La Puente will hold its own Welcome Back-to-School Picnic at their West Campus from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
“Rachel’s Challenge” continues today with a parent meeting in the gym at Los Altos High School from 4 to 5 p.m. in Hacienda Heights.
The high school assemblies yesterday were very inspiring, according to the students. Most said they were up to the challenge of making Los Altos a kinder place. See the full story in an upcoming edition of the Hacienda Heights Highlander.
Los Molinos Elementary School will also have a kick off assembly for its Move-a-Thon from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the cafeteria.
Wednesday night band classes begin Wednesday and continue every Wednesday for the rest of the school year in the Rowland High School Band Room. Beginning musicians meet from 6-7 p.m. while advanced players meet from 7-8 p.m.
For more information, contact the District Elementary Division.
Other activities in the Rowland Unified School District includes some back-to-school nights as well as the bond oversight meeting. Click on the links below for more information.
Yep, it’s back to school night for many schools in the Rowland Unified School District.
Here’s a short list:
The Hacienda La Puente Unified School District will offer one on one training for parents on Monday, so they can learn about the laptop computers being given out to each student.
The parent education training will be held at Baldwin Academy in La Puente at 8:30 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. Monday in Room P-20.
Lassalette Middle School in La Puente will hold its Back-to-School Night at 6 p.m. Monday.
The Pasadena Star-News and the San Gabriel Valley Tribune are seeking local high school students to participate in a weekly student panel. Students who attend schools in the Tribune coverage area should contact Pia Abelgas Orense, weeklies editor, at (626) 962-8811, Ext 2669, or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students who attend schools in the Star-News coverage area should contact Caroline An, education reporter, at (626) 578-6300, Ext. 4494, or e-mail at email@example.com