February 24, 2012 RSS feed / Schools

Choosing a major with job prospects in mind

In recent years, a bleak job market, increasing college costs and unprecedented levels of student debt have made students and parents anxious about choosing a marketable college major.  Even families that don’t need to take out loans want More...

Apollo High School deemed a model to follow statewide

Campus earns designation as top continuation high school

Twenty- five outstanding California schools were recently named as 2012 Model Continuation High Schools for their programs designed to help struggling students stay in school.  Following are the local Model Continuation High Schools.  Apoll More...

Special Ed advocates to meet

The Special Education Advocacy Group for parents of schoolage children with special needs will meet from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Fri., March 2 at 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Ste. More...

La Reina High hosts info night

La Reina High School will host an information meeting for parents of prospective students from 7 to 8 p.m. Tues., March 6 in the school’s cafeteria, 106 W. More...

Simi scholars excel at colleges across the country

Collegians make deans’ lists

•Simi Valley resident Rachel Lewis, a sophomore, was named to Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s dean’s list for academic excellence for the fall 2011 semester.  WPI does not compute a grade-point average but defines the dean&rs More...