Pasadena Unified First Choice Festival is October 21

first_img Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * First Heatwave Expected Next Week 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Top of the News Make a comment Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Families can explore the advanced academics, personalized learning, music, arts, access to technology, and elite athletics available at area public schools at the Pasadena Unified School District’s (PUSD) First Choice Festival Wednesday, Oct. 21, from 4:30 – 7:00 p.m. at the Pasadena Convention Center. Admission is free.“Whether a family is planning for the next school year or for a few years from now, the First Choice Festival is a great opportunity to start exploring today’s PUSD schools,” said Superintendent Brian McDonald. “We invite families to come discover the world of opportunities available on our campuses and find out why PUSD is the first choice in education for a growing number of new families.”The First Choice Festival brings together all PUSD elementary, middle and high schools into one space so that families can gather information, meet teachers, principals and other parents.Featured exhibits include PUSD’s much sought-after Dual Language Immersion Programs in Spanish and Mandarin Chinese; K-12 International Baccalaureate programs; STEM, arts and music programs; magnet and neighborhood schools; college and career academies; early education opportunities; athletics, and more.The First Choice Festival launches the annual enrollment period for the 2016-2017 school year which begins with school tours offered this fall at PUSD campuses. Tour schedules are available at pusd.us. The district’s annual Open Enrollment period begins in November with priority registration for siblings and students in specific programs. General Open Enrollment begins in January. Information sessions on the district’s Open Enrollment process are planned for November.The Third Annual PUSD First Choice Festival will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015, 4:30 – 7:00 p.m. at Pasadena Convention Center (300 E. Green St., Pasadena). $10 parking is available at the Pasadena Convention Center.For more information about the First Choice Festival, please contact Alison Vai at (626) 396-3600 ext. 88991 or [email protected] connected to the Pasadena Unified School District! Visit us online at www.pusd.us; follow us on Twitter @PasadenaUnified, www.twitter.com/PasadenaUnified; like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/PasadenaUnifiedSchoolDistrict; text PUSD to 888777; and subscribe to our YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/klrnpasadena. Or call the Communications Office, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday at (626) 396-3606.Our Children. Learning Today. Leading Tomorrow. Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,PCC – EducationVirtual Schools PasadenaDarrell Done EducationHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDScenter_img Subscribe Community News Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena Education Pasadena Unified First Choice Festival is October 21 From STAFF REPORTS Published on Thursday, October 8, 2015 | 11:35 am Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Business News More Cool Stuff HerbeautyWant To Seriously Cut On Sugar? You Need To Know A Few TricksHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWeird Types Of Massage Not Everyone Dares To TryHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Reasons Why The Lost Kilos Are Regained AgainHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty15 Beauty Secrets Only Indian Women KnowHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Lies You Should Stop Telling Yourself Right NowHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIs It Normal To Date Your BFF’s Ex?HerbeautyHerbeauty Community Newslast_img read more