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Monrovia Unified Offers Students Alternative Approach to Learning With Tuition-free Independent Study
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Monrovia Unified Offers Students Alternative Approach to Learning With Tuition-free Independent Study

Mountain Park School, a K-12 tuition-free Independent Study School option provided by Monrovia Unified School District, offers flexibility to non-traditional students – some of whom are pursuing professional careers in acting or athletics. Mountain Park exposes students to career pathways, extra-curricular programs, and early college opportunities that exist at Monrovia High School to help with…

Monrovia Unified Celebrates Mathematics During Second Annual Next Generation Math Bee
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Monrovia Unified Celebrates Mathematics During Second Annual Next Generation Math Bee

Using white boards and calculators, 30 elementary school students from Monrovia Unified School District competed in the District’s second annual Next Generation Math Bee on April 18, with the Mayflower Elementary Mariners taking the top prize. Working in teams of six, students employed collaboration, critical thinking, and language skills to solve math-related word problems. In…

Monrovia Unified Hosts TK/Kindergarten Preview Night
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Monrovia Unified Hosts TK/Kindergarten Preview Night

Parents are invited to attend Monrovia Unified School District’s transitional kindergarten (TK)/ kindergarten Preview Night on Monday, March 18 at 6 p.m. at the Monrovia Unified District Office (325 E. Huntington Drive) to learn more about each elementary school and the types of programs available at each school site. Parents will meet with principals and…

MUSD Adds Spanish Dual Immersion Program at Second Elementary School
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MUSD Adds Spanish Dual Immersion Program at Second Elementary School

Monrovia Unified School District (MUSD) will expand its highly popular Spanish dual-language program to Wild Rose Elementary in August of 2019 for transitional-kindergarteners and kindergarteners. Parents can attend one of two Program Showcase sessions discussing the new option on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 8:30 a.m. or 6 p.m. at Wild Rose Elementary School Cafeteria, 232…

MUSD Participates in Community Eligibility Provision
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MUSD Participates in Community Eligibility Provision

The Monrovia Unified School District (MUSD) Food Service Department (FSD) will implement the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for Free Meals in the 2018 – 2019 school year at Canyon Early Learning Center (CELC) and at Canyon Oaks High School (COHS). Through CEP, CELC and COHS will offer meals at no charge to all students. This…

Monrovia’s Clifton School Newly Designated as Model Middle School
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Monrovia’s Clifton School Newly Designated as Model Middle School

  State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced Wednesday  that 11 high-performing California middle schools have been newly designated as model middle grades schools in the 2015–16 Schools to Watch™—Taking Center Stage (STW™—TCS) program. Clifton was on that exclusive list. Torlakson also announced that the sustained progress of 19 previously chosen STW™—TCS schools will…

Monrovia City Council Meets With School Board
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Monrovia City Council Meets With School Board

  Discussion includes traffic near Santa Fe, the hazard of the bioswales and upcoming civic events By Susan Motander Last week the Monrovia City Council met again with the Monrovia Unified School District Board of Trustees. The two governing boards discussed several topics of mutual interest including the upcoming Holiday Parade, plans for Monrovia Day…