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Gardner Elementary to keep Jackson’s name on auditorium

HOLLYWOOD — Gardner Street Elementary School has decided to keep its auditorium named after perhaps the school’s most famous student, even though he attended the school for only a short time. The school announced April 27 it would keep calling the school auditorium the Michael Jackson Auditorium, despite the allegations made about Jackson in the Read More…

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Reconstruction of El Rancho High School begins

PICO RIVERA — The El Rancho Unified School District hosted a groundbreaking ceremony and celebration to mark the beginning of its transformative reconstruction of El Rancho High School April 11.  The groundbreaking was the result of years of preparation, research and community input in response to an identified and critical need for world-class learning environments Read More…

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LAUSD school board candidates meet in debate

MAYWOOD — The two candidates involved in a runoff election for a seat on the Los Angeles school board squared off in a 90-minute debate April 11 at the Southeast Rio Vista YMCA. Jackie Goldberg and Heather Repenning are seeking to replace Ref Rodriguez in District 5 of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Board Read More…