At PEN’s Coffee with the Superintendent on March 9, 2014, PUSD Superintendent Jon Gundry gave updates and answered questions about school boundaries, magnet schools, high school pathways, school funding, enrollment, technology, and academics. Highlights of the discussion follow. School Boundaries PUSD Board Member Mikala Rahn is chairing a board sub-committee to realign school boundaries. (Meeting […]
PEN’s 6th Annual Wine Tasting & Boutique Whiskey Experience is Sunday, April 13, 2014, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the beautiful Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden, 270 Arlington Drive, Pasadena. This year, PEN is honoring outstanding PUSD parents Jennifer McCreight and Esmeralda Cerezo, and community volunteer Bill Creim. Kids Klub is once again generously supporting […]
We sat down with Dr. Fal Asrani, PUSD’s Executive Director of Secondary Education, as part of our ongoing effort to work with PUSD to improve our secondary schools. Her focus continues to be to offer more rigorous coursework, and to provide students and parents with tools to prepare for college and/or careers as early as […]
Sorry for the inconvenience, but unfortunately, we have to cancel our Parents As Leaders program scheduled for Saturday, March 1. We hope to re-schedule this workshop later this spring or in the fall. Check our website and your PEN e-newsletter for information about our upcoming programs.
At two community forums (Feb 5 & 6), PUSD outlined its process for developing a Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP). The LCAP, to be drafted, reviewed, and submitted by this July, will set goals and establish priorities for our District’s use of state funding under California’s new Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF). District staff have already begun […]