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Lesbian Couple Voted Homecoming Queens

Lesbian Couple Voted Homecoming Queens

Calabasas High School senior Greta Melendez faced bullying after she came out as a lesbian years ago, but on Friday, she and her partner, Lily Cohen, were crowned Homecoming queens. Fellow students nominated Melendez and Cohen for the honor which was announced at Friday’s football game. This is the first time the school has broken […]

El Camino Students Work for Green Campus

El Camino Students Work for Green Campus

Approximately 250 El Camino Real Charter High School students went to school Saturday, but they were carrying shovels rather than books. Wearing “Start the change” shirts, the school’s varsity athletes and Humanitas students planted trees, pulled weeds and placed wood chips in the 75 planters and tree wells on campus. All of the resources, including […]

LAUSD Proposal Encourages Parent Volunteering

A resolution passed by the Los Angeles Unified School District Board on Tuesday could make it easier for San Fernando Valley parents who want to volunteer in schools. At this time, parents must travel as far as 35 miles to the Beaudry headquarters downtown to get fingerprinted. Board member Tamar Galatzan – who represents the […]

High Tech LA Named Top Charter High School

A report released Thursday by the University of Southern California’s Center on Educational Governance named High Tech Los Angeles in Lake Balboa the top charter high school in California. More than 484,000 students attend 1,065 charter schools across the state. For the last seven years, USC has ranked those schools based on academic and financial […]