Category Archives: Schools

Teens Unveil Native Pollinator Garden at Library

By JAKE FOLSOM There’s good news to share about the great work local teens are doing at the Palisades Library. The public is welcome to come to the library on May 1 from 4 to 6 p.m. and May 4 … Continue reading

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Michaelson Guides St. Matthew’s Parish School

Saint Matthew’s Parish School is in lovely and capable hands with new head of school Alley (Bartholomew) Michaelson who stepped into the position in July. This past Tuesday, she spoke to the Palisades Optimist Club. “Palisades is a unique place,” … Continue reading

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Going to Senior Prom, Costs What?

By CHAZ PLAGER It’s almost the month of May, and alongside the usual headaches of tests, college, and graduation plans, something big for Pali High seniors to look forward to remains: arguably the most important part of the year, senior … Continue reading

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U.S. Army Presents Attractive Options

Your kid is in high school. He/she is not thrilled about competing academically and many classes seem like a waste of time to him/her. The only avenue the school seems to push is four-year colleges or community college. On March … Continue reading

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PaliHi Students Urge Climate Curriculum

More than three years ago, the Human Rights Watch Student Task Force at Palisades Charter High School successfully urged the school’s Board of Directors to adopt their resolution to incorporate climate curriculum in all courses. The students’ assertion was that … Continue reading

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“Singin’ in the Rain” Plays at Revere

Time to support local youth who are engaging in worthwhile pursuits. Not only is it easy to do, but attending this show promises to be hugely entertaining. For the next two weekends, more than 40 Paul Revere Middle School students … Continue reading

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Questions Answered about Palihi’s Intervention and Suspension Policy

(Editor’s note: the rules that apply to Palisades Charter High School Acceptable Behavior policy were posted by Dr. Pam Magee Executive Director/Principal and Adam Licea Assistant Principal/Discipline on Sunday, March 24.) “We are writing to assure you that Pali High … Continue reading

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PaliHi Board of Trustees Hear Concerns about Juveniles

By CHAZ PLAGER “What Pali High doesn’t understand is that by letting a student get away with so many violent and criminal acts they are essentially giving permission to other students to act in the same way. They are very … Continue reading

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Pathetic Children Look for Attention at Community Zoom Meeting

(Editor’s note: photos and videos have been sent to CTN anonymously. CTN does not identify the kids by name, CTN does not allege wrongdoing on the part of anyone in a photo, that were taken on public streets. CTN is … Continue reading

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FYI: CTN Is Listening about the Kids Causing Fear

Several teens have left comments on stories on the Circling the News website, not all have been posted. Please know I am listening. If your comment was not posted, it does not mean it was not heard. This editor worries … Continue reading

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