Education

  • La Jolla developers give Gillispie School go-ahead to grow

    La Jolla developers give Gillispie School go-ahead to grow

    The Gillispie School now has the unanimous recommendation of the La Jolla Development Permit Review Committee (DPR) to remodel a neighboring retail building at 7380 Girard Ave. for school use, and to merge the building’s lot with Gillispie’s, as part of a Coastal Development Permit (CDP) and Conditional...

  • Torrey Pines Elementary School hosts 'Kindness Week' in La Jolla

    Torrey Pines Elementary School hosts 'Kindness Week' in La Jolla

    Students from Torrey Pines Elementary School celebrated Kindness Week on campus with a full slate of events Jan. 28 to Feb. 2. "Kindness stations" were set up with activities during recess, there were themed dress-up days and more, which culminated with a school-wide volunteer day to sort food...

  • San Diego Education Office working to prevent school drug use

    San Diego Education Office working to prevent school drug use

    Guest Commentary / Opinion / Our Readers Write: There have been countless news stories regarding the opioid fentanyl, and the fact that San Diego is where the deadly drug is being smuggled through. DEA officials have said 85 percent of the illicit fentanyl entering the United States from Mexico...

  • Girl's water polo: Bishop’s sweeps cross-town rival, La Jolla High School

    Girl's water polo: Bishop’s sweeps cross-town rival, La Jolla High School

    This year’s girls water polo cross-town rivalry victory went to The Bishop’s School Knights, after they defeated the La Jolla High School Vikings Feb. 1 at their home pool, 9-5. It was the second of two victories this season, after the Knights defeated the Vikings 11-5 on Jan. 3. The Knights are...

  • La Jolla High School committee submits pilot program to start school day later

    La Jolla High School committee submits pilot program to start school day later

    La Jolla High School is one step closer to starting classes at 8:30 a.m. — instead of the current 7:25 a.m. — following a vote by its Site Governance Team (SGT) Jan. 17, to launch a pilot program next year. Principal Chuck Podhorsky said the pilot program got enough votes to proceed to the San...

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