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Arcadia High School Students Raise Awareness for Mental Health
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Arcadia High School Students Raise Awareness for Mental Health

By Sarah Wang Well, well, well! Arcadia High School’s (AHS) many student-run clubs and organizations spread the wellness around campus this past week at the high school’s second annual Wellness Week campaign. Chaired by AHS’ resident disability awareness club Voices of Ability, the week’s festivities were all in an effort to raise awareness for mental…

Arcadia Unified Fights for Fair Funding in Sacramento
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Arcadia Unified Fights for Fair Funding in Sacramento

Board of Education Adopts Fair Funding Resolution Urging State Legislators to Act Arcadia Unified School District’s (AUSD) collective of students, teachers, parents, staff, and Board of Education recently made its annual journey to Sacramento to advocate for fair and adequate funding for Arcadia Unified schools as well as weigh in on other important education issues…

February College Search Guide
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February College Search Guide

The Road to College May S. Ruiz By this time, the winter break is a distant memory and your children’s emphasis should have shifted back to school work. Hopefully, they have also done well in their first semester and are actively involved in this phase of their learning.    FRESHMAN Your children are well into…

Classroom of the Future Is in Arcadia
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Classroom of the Future Is in Arcadia

Arcadia unified embrace’s AltSchool’s ‘Personalized Learning’ technology. By Terry Miller Arcadia Weekly recently was invited to go back to the future, if you will… to witness a new and unique approach to learning in an unconventional atmosphere. The classroom reminded me of college back in the 1970’s to a degree. Comfortable chairs hanging from the…

January College Search Guide
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January College Search Guide

The Road to College By May S. Ruiz Winter break is over. I hope your children got the opportunity to de-stress, enjoyed time away from school, and just delighted in being teenagers. The years between middle and high school aren’t that long and once gone, will never come back.  Give your children the chance to…

Arcadia’s Beverly Chan to be Inducted into Biola University’s Honor Society
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Arcadia’s Beverly Chan to be Inducted into Biola University’s Honor Society

Beverly Chan will be honored with membership into Biola University’s Epsilon Kappa Epsilon [EKE] this fall. Chan, from Arcadia, CA will be recognized for her induction into EKE, Biola’s honors baccalaureate society, at the Fall 2017 commencement ceremony. The honors society is exclusively offered by invitation only, by which students are selected by their departmental…

Arcadia Unified’s First Avenue Middle School Celebrates its 110th Anniversary
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Arcadia Unified’s First Avenue Middle School Celebrates its 110th Anniversary

Arcadia Unified School District’s First Avenue Middle School, which originated as the City of Arcadia’s first school, will celebrate its 110th Anniversary this Saturday, Dec.9. Partnering with Downtown Arcadia’s annual Holiday Market, First Avenue will celebrate its 110 years by taking part in the day’s family-friendly fun. Spartan contributions to the day will include student-led…

December College Search Guide
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December College Search Guide

The Road to College By May S. Ruiz It’s almost winter but for lots of sunshine, blue skies, and no rain in the forecast.  Yet, the calendar says it’s December and all the stores are enticing us with every kind of sales promotion.  And, of course, children are eagerly anticipating the Christmas season and winter…

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