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Monday, December 22, 2014

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School is back in session

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More than 600,000 students returned to L.A. Unified campuses today as the new school year got underway. The Eastsider plans to step up its coverage of Eastside schools this year, with part of that  effort including some new maps to help parents  search for schools that ... Read More »

New principal, new vision for Elysian Heights Elementary

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ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — After two months without a principal, Elysian Heights Elementary School welcomed Emilio Garza as its new principal late last year. Garza came to the school that serves Elysian Heights and Echo Park from James A. Foshay Learning Center, a public, LAUSD K-12 school ... Read More »

New Garfield High auditorium makes its debut

EAST LOS ANGELES — Seven years after Garfield High‘s historic auditorium was destroyed by an arson fire, the school on Saturday held a ribbon-cutting for a new theater  that school officials hope will trigger a revival of arts on the East L.A. campus. The Jaime Escalante ... Read More »

Cal State L.A. goes Hollywood with new media center

The El Sereno campus of Cal State L.A. seems far removed from the glamorous world of Hollywood. But more than 700 undergraduate and graduate students are enrolled in the school’s  Department of Television, Film and Media Studies, and the university operates the nation’s only Masters in ... Read More »