It's the closest things many San Gabriel Valley students will ever get to a snow day: School is canceled for no reason but the weather and students are left free to play.
Alhambra schools will be closed on Friday due to power outages caused by excessive wind damage, said Alhambra Teachers Association President Roz Collier.
SGHS has increased its API scores by more than 100 points over the past four years, surpassing Alhambra High School.
New community outreach program aims to help parents with “strong-willed and out-of-control children.”
Adele Andrade-Stadler, president of the Alhambra Unified School District; Assemblyman Eng; and other local leaders advocated for legislation to prevent bullying.
Despite statewide budget cuts and unpaid furlough days, Alhambra Unified students showed improvements in 2011, but achievement gap, particularly in mathematics, is large.
Assemblyman Mike Eng will honor Alhambra Unified Schools District Superintendent Donna Perez at the “Make a Difference Day” awards this Wednesday.
The Catholic school will not open its new multi-lingual program this fall to focus on building its infrastructure.
The Alhambra Source visited AUSD Superintendent Donna Perez in her office to ask about goals and future budget cuts, vaccination policies, and the achievement gap.
A report from the Education Trust-West shows that low-income students are faring well academically. However, students are lagging in college readiness and the achievement gap remains prevalent.