Thursday, October 20, 2016

Only School Yard

Elysian Valley Rec Center now taking Winter Camp sign ups


Submitted by Nicole Elysian Valley Recreation Center Winter Camp for ages 5-12 years Monday to Friday 7:30am-6pm December 30-January 3 Fee: $65 January 6-10 Fee: $80 Activities include seasonal activities, crafts, sports, games, and trips January 9-trip to Pickwick bowling and ice skating trips are additional ... Read More »

Echo Park school holds pancake breakfast fundraiser

Save your appetite for Saturday morning’s 4th Grade Pancake Breakfast fundraiser at Clifford Street School in Echo Park. The Feb, 23 fundraiser fundraiser will help pay for a  fourth-grade field trip to Mission San Juan Capistrano. A $10 donation is requested.  Click here for more details. Read More »

Sample sale to benefit Silver Lake school


Want to shop for designer fashions and support your neighborhood school at the same time?  Ivanhoe ELementary School in Silver Lake is hosting a Multi Designer Sample sale on Friday and Saturday.  School supporter Kelly Flannagan provides more details Some of the designers include Trina Turk, ... Read More »

El Sereno school raising funds for Yosemite field trip

For more than 20 years, the fifth graders at Multnomah Elementary the Hillisde Village section of El Sereno end the school year with a field trip to Yosemite that compliments the school curriculum. “Some current parents who went many years ago said they cherish the memory ... Read More »

Fall fundraiser to benefit Elysian Valley school music program

Dorris Place Elementary will hold a Fall Festival Fundraiser on Friday, Oct. 26 to help fund an instrumental music program at the Elysian Valley school.  The festival includes a haunted house, petting zoo, face painting food and other activities. The Partners of Dorris, a school support ... Read More »

Echo Park preschool holds art & music show fundraiser

Cottage Enrichment school in Echo Park will hold a July 14 art show and fundraiser on July 14 to “expand to reach elementary grades as well as sustain the many daily needs of such a special program,” according to one of the school’s supporters. Here are ... Read More »

Silver Lake school hosts “Screwball Spelling Bee”

Supporters of Micheltorena Elementary will host a Saturday night “Screwball Spelling Bee” as part of a campaign to raise $30,000 to support a new dual-language program, arts education, and school garden. How does a Screwball Spelling Bee work? Here are some details from the school website: ... Read More »

Elysian Heights Elementary needs help for school garden makeover

The Elysian Heights Elementary Garden Club is seeking volunteers to help on Saturday, June 16 to give the school’s garden an “extreme makeover” and  make it a better learning environment for students. Working with Enrich LA school garden program, Elysian Heights garden volunteers will clear away ... Read More »

Silver Lake school hosts “Salsa Under The Stars”

The students of St. Teresa of Avila School will show what they have learned during their dance classes during Saturday night’s 2nd Annual Salsa Under the Stars event at the Silver Lake Catholic school. Principal Christina Fernandez-Caso provides more details: The event will take place on ... Read More »

Elysian Valley school celebrates the arts

Dorris Place Elementary will host a one-day art event on Friday, June 8 as part of an effort to generate more interest and support for arts education at the Elysian Valley school.  Dorris Place Art Expo will allow kids and adults to participate in interactive art ... Read More »

Designer sample sale to benefit Silver Lake school

Supporters of Ivanhoe Elementary will turn a section of the Silver Lake school into a high-end fashion boutique to help raise funds for the school. The Fabulous Multi-Designer Sample Sale will be held on Friday and Saturday, June 1 & 2, with a portion of all ... Read More »