Mountain Views News, Sierra Madre Edition [Pasadena] Saturday, August 5, 2017

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Mountain Views-News Saturday, August 5, 2017 EDUCATION & YOUTH 7 Mountain Views-News Saturday, August 5, 2017 EDUCATION & YOUTH 7 

PASADENA, Calif. (August 1, 2017) – Applications 
for the 2018 Tournament of Roses Royal Court are 
now available on the Tournament of Roses website. 
The Tournament of Roses invites young ladies to 
become a part of history in the search for the 100th 
Rose Queen and 2018 Royal Court.

In 1905, Hallie Woods was selected as our first 
Rose Queen and together with the 1905 Royal 
Court, began a legacy of service to our community. 
Since then, hundreds of young ladies have followed 
in their footsteps serving as ambassadors of the 
Tournament of Roses. Each Royal Court has paved 
the way for the next, creating lifelong friendships, 
exciting experiences and memories that will last a 

Young women who meet the eligibility 
requirements are encouraged to apply and 
participate in one of the initial interview sessions 

on September 9 and 11 at Tournament House. 
Participants are selected based upon a combination 
of qualities, including public speaking ability, 
poise, academic achievement, youth leadership, 
and community and school involvement.

All individuals who participate in the initial 
interview sessions will receive a ticket for two 
people to attend the Royal Ball, a semi-formal 
dance hosted by the Tournament of Roses at the 
Pasadena Convention Center on September 23.

The Royal Court application, eligibility 
requirements, and additional information can be 
found at: 

On Monday, January 1, 2018, the Royal Court will 
ride on a float in the 129th Rose Parade® presented 
by Honda and attend the College Football PlayoffSemifinal at the 104th Rose Bowl Game® presented 
by Northwestern Mutual. 

200 N. Michillinda Sierra Madre, Ca. 91024(626) 355-3463 Head of School: Julia V. FanaraE-mail address: 
Arcadia High School180 Campus Drive Arcadia, CA 91007Phone: (626) 821-8370, Principal: Brent 
Arroyo Pacific Academy41 W. Santa Clara St. Arcadia, Ca,
(626) 294-0661 Principal: Phil ClarkeE-mail address: 
Barnhart School 
240 W. Colorado Blvd Arcadia, Ca. 91007(626) 446-5588 Head of School: EthanWilliamson 
Kindergarten - 8th gradewebsite: 
Bethany Christian School93 N. Baldwin Ave. Sierra Madre, Ca. 91024(626) 355-3527Preschool-TK-8th Grade 
Principal: Dr. William Walnerwebsite: www. 
Clairbourn School 
8400 Huntington DriveSan Gabriel, CA 91775Phone: 626-286-3108 ext. 172 
FAX: 626-286-1528 
Foothill Oaks Academy822 Bradbourne Ave., Duarte, CA 91010(626) 301-9809Co-Principals Nancy Lopez and Diane 
Frostig School971 N. Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107(626) 791-1255Head of School: Jenny Janetzke 
The Gooden School 
192 N. Baldwin Ave. Sierra Madre, Ca. 91024 
(626) 355-2410Head of School, Carl Parke 
High Point Academy1720 Kinneloa Canyon Road Pasadena, Ca. 
Head of School: Gary Stern 626-798-8989 
La Salle High School 
3880 E. Sierra Madre Blvd. Pasadena, Ca. 
(626) 351-8951 website: 
Principal Mrs. Courtney Kassakhian 
Monrovia High School325 East Huntington Drive, Monrovia, CA 91016(626) 471-2800 Principal Darvin JacksonEmail: 
Odyssey Charter School725 W. Altadena Dr. Altadena, Ca. 91001(626) 229-0993 Head of School: Lauren O’Neillwebsite: 
Pasadena High School2925 E. Sierra Madre Blvd. Pasadena, Ca.
(626) 396-5880 Principal: Roberto Hernandezwebsite: 
St. Rita Catholic School 
322 N. Baldwin Ave. Sierra Madre, Ca. 91024Principal Joan Harabedian (626) 355-9028website: 
Sierra Madre Elementary School141 W. Highland Ave, Sierra Madre, Ca. 91024(626) 355-1428 Principal: Esther SalinasE-mail address: 
Sierra Madre Middle School 
160 N. Canon Sierra Madre, Ca. 91024(626) 836-2947 Principal: Garrett NewsomE-mail address: 
Walden School 
74 S San Gabriel Blvd 
Pasadena, CA 91107 (626) 
Weizmann Day School1434 N. Altadena Dr. Pasadena, Ca. 91107(626) 797-0204Lisa Feldman: Head of School 
Wilson Middle School 
300 S. Madre St. Pasadena, Ca. 91107(626) 449-7390 Principal: Ruth EsselnE-mail address: 
Pasadena Unified School District 
351 S. Hudson Ave., Pasadena, Ca. 91109(626) 396-3600 Website: www.pusd@pusd.usrcadia Unified School District 
234 Campus Dr., Arcadia, Ca. 91007 
(626) 821-8300 Website: 
Monrovia Unified School District 
325 E. Huntington Dr., Monrovia, Ca. 91016 
(626) 471-2000 Website: www.monroviaschools. 
Duarte Unified School District 
1620 Huntington Dr., Duarte, Ca. 91010 
(626)599-5000 Website: 

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California School of the Arts San Gabriel Valley(CSArts-SGV) is a public charter school thatprovides a creative, challenging, and nurturingenvironment that offers bright and talentedstudents a rigorous college-preparatory academicprogram and pre-professional arts conservatorytraining.CSArts-SGV is modeled after the award-
winning arts and academic programs of OrangeCounty School of the Arts, one of the premierart schools in the country. Students commute viacarpool, bus, and train from throughout SouthernCalifornia to attend CSArts-SGV.The school's 
unique culture and innovative curriculum 
enables its students to grow and thrive as artistscholars and to develop their confidence and 
talents. Small student / teacher ratios in academicand arts classes allow for personalized attention 
to students. Students receive opportunitiesto participate in master classes, guest artistpresentations, field trips, and performances, aswell as a variety of campus clubs and activities.
This distinctive arts and academic program ismade possible through a unique public / privatepartnership. CSArts-SGV is a tuition-free, 
donation dependent program.All students whodemonstrate talents and an interest in the arts are 
invited to apply. The school offers programs forstudents in grades 7-12, starting with students ingrades 7-11 in the 2017-2018 academic year. 


We provide a creative, challenging, and nurturingenvironment that offers bright and talentedstudents unparalleled preparation for highereducation and a profession in the arts. 


Student growth and education comes first. 

Commitment to excellence, innovation, 
professionalism, and integrity.
Foster a nurturing environment of creativity,
respect, and collaboration.
Commitment to life-long artistic and scholarly


California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valleyis modeled after the award winning curriculum ofits sister school, Orange County School of the Arts(OCSA), which has received numerous honorsand recognition for innovation and excellencein both arts and academic education. Since its 
origin in 1987, OCSA has been recognized as:
The second best charter high school in Californiaand seventh in the nation by Niche Rankings(2017).
A model arts education program by the KennedyCenter, the National Endowment for the Arts, 
and the US Department of Education.
A National Blue Ribbon School. 
A California Distinguished School three times.
One of the top 10 charter schools in Californiaby the University of Southern California (USC).
One of the top high schools in Americaby Newsweek Magazine. 


It is recommended that interested applicantshave a minimum GPA of 2.0 and satisfactorycitizenship. All applicants must apply andparticipate in a placement activity. CSArts-SGVis a tuition-free, donation-dependent publiccharter school; no student is admitted or denied 
based on financial capacity.
CSArts-SGV students reside in more than 65 

William Wallace serves as the principal ofCalifornia School of the Arts San Gabriel Valley(CSArts-SGV). Previous to this appointment,
Dr. Wallace served at Orange County Schoolof the Arts (OCSA)Â as dean of facilities & 
supervision, where he oversaw the expansion ofthe school from 1,800 students to its current size 
of nearly 2,200. He also assisted in supervisingthe construction of OCSA's premier dance, musicand science building, which was inaugurated inAugust of 2015. Dr. Wallace has also served asOCSA's assistant principal of student services.