Green Cluster Sign Ups & Wish List (Article)

Submitted by Green Teacher on Aug 29 (last updated Oct 26)

Benefit Open School By Shopping Via Amazon Smile (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Dec 13 (last updated Dec 13)

Click on the image below and set your bookmarks to always shop via for the benefit of Open School! 

Thank You for Our Heartwarming Winter Concert (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Dec 13 (last updated Dec 13)

Thank you to our Music Specialists Mr. Richard Adkins (Strings), Mr. Matthew Cline, and Mr. Mark Geiger (Band), and parent volunteer Michael Rhoton, who accompanied our students on piano, for presenting us with a wonderful Winter Concert. 

Thank You for the Winter Concert Bake Sale & Bazaar (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Dec 13 (last updated Dec 13)

A huge shout-out to our wonderful Open School Community for your delicious contributions to our very successful Bake Sale! Kids and adults alike enjoyed the sweet treats. A special thank you goes to Jamie Shwartz, Sue Sywak, Andy Sywak, Michael Sweeney, Ann LoBue Sheri Lipschutz, Chey Townsend and Shazneen Gandhi for your help in setting up and manning the bake sale throughout the day.

Open School “Respect” Hoodies: Paper Orders Due Tomorrow! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Dec 13 (last updated Dec 13)

Tomorrow, Friday, December 14th is the final day to submit your paper order-form with check or cash for Open School “Respect” hoodies which are available ONLY through pre-orders.

The deadline for online orders will be extended for two extra weeks, and will close on Friday, December 28. Get them here today!

CA Dashboard: How are the Schools in California Progressing? (Article)

Submitted by Antoinette Cass on Dec 12 (last updated Dec 13)

The California School Dashboard provides parents and educators with meaningful information on school and district progress so they can participate in decisions to improve student learning.

Reminders / Updates (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Dec 11 (last updated Dec 13)
  • Dec. 14: Open Hearts Meeting at noon
  • Dec. 17 - Jan. 6 - Winter Break - Happy Holidays! 
  • Jan. 7 - School Resumes
  • Jan. 9 - Winter Break Mural Contest Submission Due
  • Jan. 11 - Executive Board Meeting at 7:30 a.m.
  • Jan. 17 - Governing Council Meeting at 5:30 p.m.
  • Jan. 17 - Friends of Open School Meeting at 7:00 p.m.
  • Jan. 18 - Open Hearts Meeting at noon
  • Jan. 21 - NO SCHOOL - Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observed

Town Hall Meeting with Deputy Superintendent at University High School (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Dec 11 (last updated Dec 13)

Reimagining L.A. Unified:  A Conversation with Deputy Superintendent Vivian Ekchian

Updates from LAUSD's GATE Program (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Dec 10 (last updated Dec 11)

LAUSD's Gifted and Talented Education Programs provides parents with information through their newsletters.  This issue includes information regarding This issue includes an article on Odyssey of the Mind, an international creative problem-solving program that Gifted/Talented Programs, Advanced Learning Options, is proud to pilot at six LAUSD schools and Open School is one of them!

Click to read the latest LAUSD GATE Winter 2018 Newsletter

Weekly News - December 7, 2018 (Article)

Submitted by Yellow Teacher on Dec 7 (last updated Dec 7)

December 7, 2018