According to the 2000 census, 1.67% of the population in Alhambra are African Americans. The number is increasing, Sing Tao Daily reports. African American student John who attends Alhambra High School said that he moved to Alhambra from Pasadena four years ago for the high quality education here.
Last summer Alhambra Youth Feed members explored Main Street, investigating how it changed to the world mix it is today, and how residents use the street. They started with themselves.
The California Department of Education released last week a list of the 100 lowest performing schools. Two Alhambra Unified School District schools including Emery Park Elementary and Granada Elementary and 21 other schools in San Gabriel Valley are on the list. Students in those schools can
Jovenes de la secundaria Alhambra High School participaron en programa educativo en la legislatura patrocinado por senador Gil Cedillo. Los estudiantes fueron ensayados en Sacramento por cuatro dias, disfrutando de la gran oportunidad.
The Alhambra Unified School District recently joined eight other school districts across the state in backing a lawsuit demanding...
Dozens of Alhambra students and teachers joined thousands of protesters on Thursday afternoon in Pershing Square to decry state education cuts. Debby Apraku, who was one of 29 adult education teachers
The Alhambra Feed asks Superintendent Donna Pérez about the elimination of adult ESL, what other cuts are on the horizon, and how Alhambra residents can support their schools.
Recent Alhambra High alum have been making news as examples of a shifting trend in military enlistment. An LA Times front-page story reports today an 80% increase in Asian enlistees in Los Angeles.
The U.S. News and World Report 2009 rankings of best high schools gave Alhambra High, Mark Keppel, and San Gabriel each a silver medal, reserved for schools with high levels of college readiness.