Support Book Drive Led By Open School Student (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Mar 3 (last updated Mar 3)

In true Open School style, Caleb A. (Blue), and his sister, an Open School alumna, are helping the African Library Project by organizing a book drive for an elementary school in Malawi, Africa. The school has no library, so the books they collect will be an amazing gift! 

Open Expressions VIRTUAL Variety Show (Article)

Submitted by Ann Kaatz on Mar 3 (last updated Mar 3)

Open Call for our Talented Open Students to be part of this year's Open Expressions Variety Show - Virtual Edition.  The Online Livestream Event will be on Saturday, May 15th. 

Read-A-Thon Goodie Bags and Fundraising Incentives (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Mar 3 (last updated Mar 3)

Read-A-Thon goodie bags were delivered to campus today and each Cluster will distribute them on their own schedule. Reminder that these goodie bags will only be given to students who submitted reading minutes for at least one week.

Westchester Community of Schools' March 2021 Newsletter (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Mar 2 (last updated Mar 2)

Please click here to read the Westchester Community of Schools December 2020 Newsletter.  

For more information about the Westchester Community of Schools, please visit their website.

Coming Soon: Open School's Spring Virtual Book Fair (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Mar 2 (last updated Mar 2)

Open School's Spring Virtual Book Fair is coming up!!!

March 15th - 28th you'll have the chance to shop online for your favorite books, while supporting Open School's Library.

More info to come!





FYI: Adult Education at Venice Skills Center (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Mar 2 (last updated Mar 2)

The Venice Skills Center Venice Skills Center is the only LAUSD adult school in the west side community. It offers classes in English as a Second Language (ESL), Career Training (CTE- Career Technical Education) and High School Equivalency.

So Many Wonderful Ways to Celebrate Open's Culture Week (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Feb 26 (last updated Feb 26)

We want to say a BIG THANK YOU to all the parents, guardians, grandparents, extended family, students, teachers, staff, and aides who pivoted and made our lovely tradition of celebrating multiculturalism possible virtually this Open Culture Week.

March 5th Family Fun: Virtual Escape Room (Article)

Submitted by Ann Kaatz on Feb 24 (last updated Feb 25)

On March 5th at 7 p.m. join other Open Families for a virtual Escape Room adventure. Solve exciting puzzles with old friends and make some new ones. All ages are welcome. Bring the whole family. Don't miss it! 

Please Participate: Survey Regarding Impact of Stress During Pandemic (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Feb 23 (last updated Feb 23)

Open School parents are invited to participate in a research study conducted by Lily Ross at the University of Southern California for her doctoral dissertation.

The study is researching the impact of stress on parents of elementary school aged children during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants must be aged 18 or older and have a child in elementary school to be able to participate.

Bid Today! Online Blind Auction for Cluster Baskets! (Article)

Submitted by Friends on Feb 18 (last updated Mar 4)

Kudos to our amazing Open School families who always come through! Parents and guardians from each cluster organized stunning packages for us to bid on.