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Foothill Unity Center 2014 Back to School Distribution

When: Tuesday, August 5, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Welcoming Ceremony: 10 a.m. upstairs (Top of the Stretch) with dignitaries, sponsors and volunteer committee.

Master of Ceremonies: Mary Ann Lutz, President, Foothill Unity Center Board of Directors and Mayor, Monrovia.

Where: Santa Anita Park racetrack 280 W. Huntington Drive, Arcadia.

Who: Approximately 1,000 PRE-REGISTERED K-12 children of low-income and homeless families who have been qualified to receive food and other services from Foothill Unity Center.



Pasadena Unified to File Suit

. . . to Maintain Local Connection with Charter Schools

PUSD to Seek Court Order Keeping SCALE Academy from Opening and Operating Within District's Boundaries

African American news from Pasadena - Education - PUSD files suit over Charter SchoolsPasadena, CA -- In a move to ensure that local school districts have a say about the public school operations within the geographical area they serve, the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Board of Education voted unanimously last Thursday to file a lawsuit to maintain the link between charter schools and the local school districts in which they operate.

The district is challenging the actions of the Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District (AADUSD) Board of Education, which has approved over 20 charter schools to



Pasadena Unified Names Executive Director of District's Elementary Schools

Kathy Onoye, Ed.D. Announces Retirement After Four-Decade Career

African American news from Pasadena - Education - New PUSD executive director over elementary schools namesPasadena, CA – The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) today announced that Don Benito Fundamental Elementary School Principal Julianne S. Reynoso has been named Executive Director of the district's elementary schools. She replaces Kathy Onoye, Ed.D., who retires July 31 after 43 years as an educator, administrator and teacher.

"Ms. Reynoso takes a position that is critical to the continued success of our elementary schools," said Deputy Superintendent Brian MacDonald, Ed.D. "I am pleased to have her as part of our executive team that is working to achieve academic excellence for all students."



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