Archive for September, 2012

Providence High School

Providence High School

Providence High School is conveniently located at 511 S. Buena Vista St.in Burbank, right across the street from Disney Studios and right next door to Providence St. Joseph Medica lCenter. The current student body is made up of 417 students nurtured in a Catholic, co-educational, college prep community offering focus programs in Medical, Media, and […]

Why Tutoring and a Private School?

Today’s classroom does not guarantee results for every student. The Learning Connection does. With one-on-one tutoring, the precise problem is solved. The Learning Connection is not a rote program that every student follows. It is an approach to learning that works. Our tutoring programs are designed to address the needs of each student. Strengths are […]

St. Francis Xavier School Introduces Performing Arts at the Highest Level Possible

St. Francis Xavier School Introduces Performing Arts at the Highest Level Possible

Saint Francis Xavier elementary has been expertly educating Valley residents for over 55 years. The school, located on an 8 ½ acre campus in the verdant Verdugo Hills at the top of Buena Vista Street, has been known for its high standard of education, exceptional CYO sports teams, and the most anticipated fair in Burbank. […]

About Immaculate Heart

About Immaculate Heart

Immaculate Heart High School is a private, Catholic, college preparatory school for young women in grades six through twelve. Steeped in beloved school traditions, Immaculate Heart has a long and distinguished history, with more than 10,000 graduates. Founded in 1906 by the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, the school remains true to its […]

Saint Charles Borromeo School… A Gem Nestled in the Southeast Corner of the San Fernando Valley!

Saint CharlesBorromeoSchoolis a vibrant school, part of the larger Saint Charles Borromeo Parish community. Located at10850 Moorpark St.near the corner ofLankershim BoulevardonNorth Hollywood, the school is open to students entering kindergarten through grade eight. Most graduates attend one of the many excellent local Catholic high schools in the area and continue to excel. Religion is […]

Huntington Learning Centers Celebrates Its 35th Anniversary

Huntington Learning Centers Celebrates Its 35th Anniversary

The nation’s longest-running tutoring company,HuntingtonLearningCenter, is celebrating its 35th anniversary as the local Encino Huntington is marking its 16th anniversary. The co-founder of Huntington Learning Centers, Dr. Raymond Huntington, explained that the longevity of the company not only setsHuntingtonapart, but reflects the company’s successful approach and results. There are three key facts about student achievement […]

Mayfield Junior School to Host Several Admissions Tour Days

Mayfield Junior School to Host Several Admissions Tour Days

PASADENA, Calif. — Mayfield Junior School of the Holy Child Jesus, a Catholic, independent, coeducational day school for kindergarten–grade 8, is accepting applications for fall 2013 admission. Established in 1931 by the Sisters of the Holy Child Jesus,MayfieldJuniorSchoolcontinues the tradition of Holy Child education by providing a program that balances challenging academics with the arts […]

The 440 Train by Linda Colucci Is Comfort Food for the Mind

The 440 Train by Linda Colucci Is Comfort Food for the Mind

By Lorenzo Marchessi Author Linda Colucci has written a book that is what I call a “comfortable read.” It is filled with personal truth and spirituality that lets you interpret your beliefs and feelings in your own way. It took about five years to write and Linda says, “It’s a real personal journey for everyone […]

Park It Here

If it ain’t the major things in life that get you, it’s the minor things. Parking spots definitely fall into the latter category; nevertheless they get to me and not in a minor way either. Let’s first examine the city’s new “smart” parking meters, soon to be installed on a city street near you, if […]

Laurel Hall School

Laurel Hall School

Laurel Hall School is often called “the hidden gem in the valley.” Many prospective parents exclaim, “I wish I had known about your school when my older child started.” Although we are prominently placed off of the 170 freeway andOxnardinNorth Hollywood, Laurel Hall is a pleasant surprise to many. As a ministry of Emmanuel Lutheran […]