LCUSD News

Annual District Survey Data Now Available

The annual comprehensive school survey data is now available for review. Data is grouped by respondent type and categories such as engagement, expectations, and climate. Links to the data and also...

Foothill SELPA presents its 10th CAC Parent/Educator Conference: “The Collaborative”

One of the Foothill SELPA’s most highly attended events is the biennial Foothill SELPA Community Advisory Committee Parent-Educator Conference. This conference focuses on providing information and...

Measure LCF Independent Citizens’ Oversight Committee

The Board of Education of the La Cañada Unified School District is seeking qualified, interested individuals to serve on a committee of community leaders which will serve as the Independent Citizens’ Oversight...

Category - General

NEW ELPAC Parent Information Meeting

On March 8th, the district hosted an informational meeting on the NEW ELPAC, or English Language Proficiency Assessments for California. A copy of the presentation can be found below. 

STEAM Expo

All La Canada students are invited to bring STEAM to life. 

 STEAM Expo will be held March 22, 2018 – 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. 

Spartan Tip Line

In an effort to provide a safe school environment, we have designed this tool for students and parents to report destructive behavior including bullying, harassment, vandalism, theft, or drug and alcohol use and/or...

What About Critical Thinking?

By Anais Wenn, Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services Tony Wagner, Senior Research Fellow at the Learning Policy Institute and former Expert in Residence at the Harvard Innovation, is a true believer in the...

Chromebooks in the Classrooms

By Debra Cradduck, Principal at PCY Do you remember sitting in front of those huge, beige and grey tower computers in the 1980s, that we had to insert floppy disks into to run programs and save files?  It seems...

Why game-based learning?

By Kip Glazer, Assistant Principal at LCHS Because of the position I hold as the chief disciplinarian at the high school, I often receive a surprised look from students and parents when I share my passion for game-based...

What’s New in Science?

By Carrie Hetzel, PCY Assistant Principal We are currently in the middle of the transition to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and all teachers are busy converting their curricula to fit the new standards...