Education

  • Team Mentality: La Jolla High School girls water polo ready for CIF

    Team Mentality: La Jolla High School girls water polo ready for CIF

    Heading into CIF championships this month, La Jolla High School’s Lady Vikings water polo team is ready to use the strengths they have built this year to take them to victory. Closing the regular season 23-4, the team came out of the gate strong, but gave themselves room to improve. “We started...

  • La Jolla High student government reflects on leadership

    La Jolla High student government reflects on leadership

    This year, America will elect a new president. And the future leaders of America — specifically those found at La Jolla High School — will be watching. The students elected to La Jolla’s Associated Student Body (ASB) — which helps foster school spirit through dances, campus activities and student...

  • LJHS bioscience center to be open to San Diego schools

    LJHS bioscience center to be open to San Diego schools

    The committee behind the proposed Bioscience Center at La Jolla High School recently announced that plans for the state-of-the-art educational facility would include an extra lab unit, which would be available to other schools in the San Diego Unified School District. Schools without such advanced...

  • La Jolla school suspensions under district average

    La Jolla school suspensions under district average

    Compared to other school clusters in San Diego, the La Jolla Cluster — including La Jolla Elementary, Bird Rock Elementary, Torrey Pines Elementary, Muirlands Middle and La Jolla High schools — has far fewer suspensions and expulsions, it was announced at the Dec. 17 La Jolla Cluster Association...

  • Going Blind: Former La Jollan’s documentary goes public

    Going Blind: Former La Jollan’s documentary goes public

    Although more than a year has passed since La Jolla-raised filmmaker Daniel Jaffe saw his short documentary “Albert” — telling the story of an East Coast man’s transition into blindness as an adult — earn critical acclaim at the Austin Film Festival, the work’s recent public release, unintentionally,...

  • Business Spotlight: Learning by doing at The Children’s School in La Jolla

    Business Spotlight: Learning by doing at The Children’s School in La Jolla

    ▪ BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: At The Children’s School in La Jolla “learning by doing” is the primary objective. The school focuses on developing young minds through innovative teaching techniques that inspire a love for learning. The challenging curriculum provides each child with tools he or she will...

  • LJHS golfer Rebecca Ryan excels in class, and on green

    LJHS golfer Rebecca Ryan excels in class, and on green

    When La Jolla High School senior Rebecca Ryan first took to the golf course at age 11 with her father, she didn’t expect the sport to become a passion. Now 17 years old and considered among the best golfers on the Vikings girls golf team, she credits the sport with providing her with a guide for...

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