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And The Band Marches On – The Beverly Hills High School Marching Band and Color Guard of 75 students, under the direction of Bill Bradbury, performed in Disneyland’s Main Street Parade on Thursday, Jan. 31

The Beverly Hills High School Marching Band and Color Guard of 75 students, under the direction of Bill Bradbury, performed in Disneyland’s Main Street Parade on Thursday, Jan. 31, as part of the Disney Arts Showcase. The BHHS Marching Band and Color Guard have been given this prestigious opportunity every year for over a decade. This year they played a medley of military and patriotic tunes called “Main Street America” while marching on Main Street, USA, Disneyland.

School Board Approves Laying Off 26 Employees

On Tuesday, during the very same meeting where the Beverly Hills Unified School District Board of Education discussed its 2017/18 audit report by Moss, Levy & Hartzheim LLP, which showed a general fund balance of $18.2 million at the end of the previous school year, the board unanimously voted to approve laying off 26 full time employees.

BHEF Strives To Raise $100K In ‘Thanks 4 Giving’ Campaign

Just in time for Thanksgiving, when families gather around the table giving thanks for a bountiful spread and the warmth of relationships, the Beverly Hills Education Foundation is asking locals to help support public education in the City.

Beverly Hills School District Unveils New Leadership Teams

Beverly Hills Unified is set to look a bit different come fall 2019 with the historic K-8 four-school model reconfigured to one middle school and two elementary schools.

New Teacher Contracts Will Include 15.2 Percent Salary Increases And Eliminate Salary Formula

Later today, the Beverly Hills Education Association (BHEA) is set to vote to ratify a tentative contract agreement with the Beverly Hills Unified School District giving the association a compounding increase of 15.2 percent to the base salary schedule in exchange for eliminating the salary formula.

Teen BHEF To Hold School Board Candidate Forum On Wednesday

Mark your calendars for next Wednesday at 5 p.m. for the first Board of Education candidate forum, which will be held at Beverly Hills High School. There are three candidates vying for two empty seats in the upcoming Nov. 6 election: Marvin Winans Jr., Rachelle Marcus and Tristen Walker-Shuman.

Higher Education Notes – Local Students Excel At Colgate University

Beverly Hills students receive Dean’s Award with Distinction, Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence.

‘Every 15 Minutes’ Gives BHHS Students Startling Lesson On Driving Under The Influence

This week, Beverly Hills High School juniors and seniors got a poignant reminder of the perils of driving under the influence when 21 students participated in a powerful reenactment of a deadly drunk driving crash. The scene, witnessed by hundreds of students, is harrowing, always bringing both participants and witnesses to tears.

Community Mourns Death Of Beverly Hills High School Grad Sam Kolko At Age 24

The community is mourning the passing of Samuel Louis Milton Kolko, who died at 24 years of age on Feb. 21.

And The Band Marches On – The Beverly Hills High School Marching Band and Color Guard of 75 students, under the direction of Bill Bradbury, performed in Disneyland’s Main Street Parade on Thursday, Jan. 31

The Beverly Hills High School Marching Band and Color Guard of 75 students, under the direction of Bill Bradbury, performed in Disneyland’s Main Street Parade on Thursday, Jan. 31, as part of the Disney Arts Showcase. The BHHS Marching Band and Color Guard have been given this prestigious opportunity every year for over a decade. This year they played a medley of military and patriotic tunes called “Main Street America” while marching on Main Street, USA, Disneyland.

School Board Approves Laying Off 26 Employees

On Tuesday, during the very same meeting where the Beverly Hills Unified School District Board of Education discussed its 2017/18 audit report by Moss, Levy & Hartzheim LLP, which showed a general fund balance of $18.2 million at the end of the previous school year, the board unanimously voted to approve laying off 26 full time employees.

Poga For Health – Hawthorne second grade students practice “Poga” (Pilates + Yoga), something they have done with Principal Sarah Kaber since she was a classroom teacher

Hawthorne second grade students practice "Poga" (Pilates + Yoga), something they have done with Principal Sarah Kaber since she was a classroom teacher. “The weekly lessons have promoted a calm, controlled, mindful and engaging learning environment while encouraging the kids to be joyful and active,” she said

Higher Education Notes—Local Students Named To Honor, Dean’s And President’s Lists

Students excel at Cedarville University, University of Wisconsin, Madison, University of Alabama, Tufts University and Muhlenbeg College, University of Minnesota Twin Cities.

BHEF Strives To Raise $100K In ‘Thanks 4 Giving’ Campaign

Just in time for Thanksgiving, when families gather around the table giving thanks for a bountiful spread and the warmth of relationships, the Beverly Hills Education Foundation is asking locals to help support public education in the City.

Beverly Hills School District Unveils New Leadership Teams

Beverly Hills Unified is set to look a bit different come fall 2019 with the historic K-8 four-school model reconfigured to one middle school and two elementary schools.

BHUSD Set To Announce New Leadership Teams Next Week

Following last week’s vote by the Board of Education to create a dedicated middle school in time for the 2019/20 school year, Beverly Hills Unified administrators have been hard at work to make the transition a reality.
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