Tag archive for ‘Back to School’

Mandarin Comes to Ramona Convent

Mandarin Comes to Ramona Convent

Ramona is excited to introduce a course addition to the World Language Department and welcome a new member to the staff. The Mandarin Chinese course at Ramona is a year-long, introductory course for non-Chinese speaking students. The main objective of this course is to develop a strong foundation in the Mandarin Chinese language in four […]

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

Saint Charles Borromeo School is a vibrant school, part of the larger Saint Charles Borromeo Parish community. Located at 10850 Moorpark St. near the corner of Lankershim Boulevard on North Hollywood, the school is open to students entering TK through grade eight. Most graduates attend one of the many excellent local Catholic high schools in […]

Laurel Hall School: Welcoming All People

Laurel Hall School: Welcoming All People

Every parent wants their child to be happy and thriving at school. Have you had enough of huge classes, stressed, impersonal teachers, and an overwhelming homework load? How about an affordable, traditional Christian school setting, with relevant challenging curriculum in a warm family atmosphere? Laurel Hall has been providing such an environment for over 65 […]

Tom LaBonge on Education

Tom LaBonge on Education

I credit everywhere I have been in life to the value of education. I am a product of public schools: Ivanhoe Elementary, King Middle, John Marshall High, LA City College, Cal State LA, and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. I couldn’t be prouder of our Angeleno public school students.

Village Christian School:  College-Bound Since Kindergarten

Village Christian School: College-Bound Since Kindergarten

Since its founding in 1949, Village Christian has provided an outstanding, Christ-centered education that equips students to be leaders and influencers in their community. Faculty are committed to academic excellence that fosters critical thinking and intellectual curiosity. Our college preparatory curriculum begins in the lower grades with a strong emphasis in language arts and sciences, […]

National College Planners Helps Families Navigate Choices in Higher Education

Jason Youngblood, President of National College Planners, specializes in helping families navigate the arduous process of college planning. From the early stages of the college selection process to the last hurdle of developing methods to finance higher education, National College Planners provides a comprehensive service to address every family’s needs and concerns. Headquartered in Westlake […]

School Is Back and So Is Head Lice

School Is Back and So Is Head Lice

School is back and so is head lice. Don’t panic, call the professionals! The Hair Angels offer a fast, non-toxic solution, and they guarantee children back to school immediately after treatment. They’re pleased to offer 10 percent off the cost of an in-home or salon lice treatment, through the month of October. September is National […]

Home Tutoring Services

Home Tutoring Services

By Hank Klein, M.A. I have been tutoring under my Home Tutoring Services logo for the past 13 years. Prior to this, I enjoyed an all-too-brief career as a credentialed elementary school teacher before having to retire early for medical reasons. However, once these issues were successfully treated, I realized that I missed the teacher-student […]