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Arcadia’s Longley Way Offers Classes for Visually Impaired Students
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Arcadia’s Longley Way Offers Classes for Visually Impaired Students

By Arcadia Unified School District Digital Communications Intern Sofia Nagy Visually impaired students at Longley Way Elementary School (Longley Way) are given the opportunity to apply their unique learning styles and abilities in the classroom. Longley Way’s Megan Robinson, special education teacher for the visually impaired, makes it possible for her students to develop their…

AUSD Accepted Into National Network of Innovative School Districts
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AUSD Accepted Into National Network of Innovative School Districts

AUSD will partner with other leading educators, entrepreneurs, and researchers from across the country Arcadia Unified School District (AUSD) was accepted into the League of Innovative Schools, a national coalition of forward-thinking school districts organized by Digital Promise, a nonprofit organization with the mission to accelerate innovation in education and improve the opportunity to learn…

Arcadia High Teacher Brings French Program to First Avenue
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Arcadia High Teacher Brings French Program to First Avenue

By Arcadia Unified School District Digital Communications Intern Sofia Nagy “Bonjour les élèves et bienvenue!” teacher Christina Vaughan excitedly exclaims (“Hello students and welcome”) as her students enter Room 25 at First Avenue Middle School (FAMS). The students occupy their seats and wait attentively as Madame Vaughan, a French teacher at Arcadia High School (AHS),…

Arcadia High Among Best Public High Schools in the Nation
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Arcadia High Among Best Public High Schools in the Nation

Arcadia High standouts in STEM and college prep Out of more than 19,000 public high schools in the nation, Arcadia High School ranks in the top 1 percent of the best public high schools in America. According to Niche.com’s 2019 list for Best Public High Schools, Arcadia High School not only receives this national honor…

Arcadia Unified Celebrates its 2018-19 Teacher of the Year
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Arcadia Unified Celebrates its 2018-19 Teacher of the Year

The Arcadia Unified School District celebrated its 2018-19 Teacher of the Year, Janice Dickson, at the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE) 2018-19 Teachers of the Year luncheon on Friday, Sept. 21. Dickson, a fourth grade teacher at Longley Way Elementary School, has taught in the district for 14 years and meets students’ unique…

New Project Unveiled by AUSD
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New Project Unveiled by AUSD

By Staff Arcadia Unified School District (AUSD) introduced the new $7.5 million Facilities and Maintenance Yard Tuesday, which is the culminating project of the$218 million Measure I bond that spanned more than ten years. This school bond measure that was voted on and passed by the Arcadia community in 2006 was essential to renovating and…

Arcadia High Remembers 9/11
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Arcadia High Remembers 9/11

By Staff Arcadia High School continues to remember the bravery, the tenacity, and the strength our nation showed in a moment of true tribulation that took place less than 20 years ago. Nearly 4,000 students and staff from Arcadia High School, Arcadia Unified Board of Education members, administration, and staff gathered together alongside representatives from…

Arcadia Elementary Music Program Starts September
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Arcadia Elementary Music Program Starts September

The Arcadia Unified School District (AUSD) is providing music instruction for all fourth and fifth grade students starting the week of Sept. 10. Students in fourth and fifth grade will select a music class to attend once a week during school. All parents will need to register their child for a music class by 4…

Arcadia Unified Ranked as Best Place to Teach in LA
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Arcadia Unified Ranked as Best Place to Teach in LA

AUSD named as district with the Best Teachers in LA By Staff Arcadia Unified ranks as the best place to teach in the Los Angeles area for the second year in a row according to Niche.com. In the recent release of its 2019 school district rankings, Niche also noted Arcadia Unified as having the best…

AUSD Partners With USC Annenberg Youth Academy
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AUSD Partners With USC Annenberg Youth Academy

Through Arcadia Unified School District’s (AUSD) Digital Communications Internship (DCI) program, the district has been fortunate to partner with USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism and its Youth Academy (AYA) summer program. The past two summers, four Arcadia High School students were accepted into this prestigious program at USC. You can see them in…

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