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Area elementary schools honored with gold ribbons by state

LOS ANGELES — Elementary schools throughout the area have earned gold ribbons from the state based on a number of academic and behavioral improvements. State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced the names of the 772 statewide gold ribbon winners last month. They were selected for demonstrating exemplary achievements in implementing state standards in Read More…

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Four incumbents lose seats in area school board voting

School board incumbents in Bellflower, Downey, Los Nietos, Lynwood, and Norwalk-La Mirada school districts held their seats in elections Nov. 3 but office holders in El Rancho, Little Lake, Montebello and South Whittier were toppled in unofficial results announced by the Los Angeles County Registrar of Voters office. Incumbents also were re-elected in the Rio Read More…

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Six area schools receive gold ribbon designation

Schools in three area school districts have been designated as California Gold Ribbon Schools, the state’s highest award for academic excellence. The area schools are among 373 schools selected statewide, state Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced earlier this month. They were honored at a program in San Diego May 22. The Norwalk-La Mirada Read More…