Monthly Archives: March 2012

The 2012 Consolidated Charitable Campaign will occur between the dates of March 12th-19th. This “Sharing Brings Hope” campaign is an annual LAUSD sponsored fundraiser, where parents, students, faculty and staff contribute to a consolidated fundraising effort. An envelope has been sent home with each student for your donation. Last year’s campaign raised over one million …

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Posted on: March 15, 2012 | Author: Rebecca Crane
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Micheltorena Elementary is proud to offer an exciting educational opportunity for the 2012 – 2013 school year: Bilingual instruction for kindergarten in English and Spanish! Research shows that students taught in a dual language program excel as compared to students in other educational programs: Achieved higher scores in English, Reading and Mathematics Earned higher SAT …

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Posted on: March 13, 2012 | Author: Rebecca Crane
Categories: Micheltorena News

Art and music have always been an important part of the Micheltorena learning experience. In 1940, Micheltorena had the largest elementary school orchestra in Los Angeles!  In 2012, our music program and orchestra are still going strong, with the leadership of instrumental teacher Jay Stolmack as well as choral and dance instruction provided by local …

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Posted on: March 12, 2012 | Author: Rebecca Crane
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Thank you to the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council, who last night voted in opposition to the collocation of Citizens of the World Charter School at Micheltorena Elementary.    Here is the motion that the council voted to support:  The SLNC moves to support the efforts of the Micheltorena Elementary School administrators, teachers, parents and children …

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Posted on: March 8, 2012 | Author: Rebecca Crane
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Please attend the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council meeting on Wednesday March 7, at 7pm in the school’s auditorium! Micheltorena has put a motion on the agenda to oppose the co-location of the Citizens of the World Corporation franchise school on our campus. We are hoping to FILL THE AUDITORIUM WITH MICHELTORENA SUPPORTERS. Please invite your friends, family …

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Posted on: March 6, 2012 | Author: Rebecca Crane
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