Beethoven Bear Scare October 26th, 2019

Beethoven Bear Scare October 26th, 2019

Saturday, October 26th, from 10am -3pm, Beethoven Elementary School hosts their annual Bear Scare Halloween Festival and fundraiser, this year with more scare! Find more details and get your wristbands early by visiting the Beethoven School website.

Mar Vista Elementary Big Boo October 26th, 2019

Mar Vista Elementary Big Boo October 26th, 2019

It’s time for Mar Vista Elementary’s annual Big Boo Halloween Festival, happening on October 26th, from 10am – 3pm. And don’t forget their bake sale and cake walk! More information can be found on the Mar Vista Elementary School website.

Richland Elementary French Immersion Enrolling Now

Richland Elementary French Immersion Enrolling Now

The newest LAUSD French Academy program on the Westside is at Richland Elementary in Mar Vista – and they are still accepting applications for the 2015-16 school year. Please contact the school for more information. 11562 Richland Ave., Mar Vista 90066 (310) 473-0467

New French Immersion Language School at Richland Elementary

New French Immersion Language School at Richland Elementary

Mar Vista’s own Richland Ave. Elementary School will open the FIRST French Language Immersion Program in LAUSD this coming school year 2015-2016. Take the tour this Thursday, March 26th at 9am to find out more about this LAUSD Public K-6 school.

Venice High Centennial June 24 – June 27

Venice High Centennial June 24 – June 27

Can you believe it? Our little old Venice High School is turning 100! And they are celebrating in style all weekend long, June 24th, 25th and 26th! Start the weekend off right with a screening of Grease on Watson field – right where it was…

Grand View’s Dual Language Program Celebrates 20 Years Saturday, June 11th

Grand View’s Dual Language Program Celebrates 20 Years Saturday, June 11th

20 years young and going strong! Grand View was the first Dual Language Program in LAUSD and is still the only 90/10 model Spanish Immersion Program going. And Saturday they will celebrate with dance performances by all the students in the program, refreshments, T-shirts and…

Mar Vista Education Summit Wrap-Up

Mar Vista Education Summit Wrap-Up

It was a great event, a packed house, 21 schools in attendance showing off their stuff and a distinguished panel discussing school reform (*ahem* with yours truly included). Thanks to Kate Anderson, Babak Nahid and the rest of the Education Committee – and the Mar…

Mar Vista’s Celebrity Crossing Guard: Henry Czerny

Mar Vista’s Celebrity Crossing Guard: Henry Czerny

Award-winning actor and dedicated Mar Vista Dad, Henry Czerny, is seen here, as he is whenever he’s not on the set of a major motion picture, helping kids safely cross the street to Mar Vista Elementary School.