Joint Statement from Interim City Manager Cynthia Kurtz & PUSD Superintendent Brian McDonald, Ed.D.

Much has transpired after the incident at San Rafael Elementary School. There have been many difficult conversations in the city and in the district that have surfaced pain points and areas where we can and must grow. It's now time to look to the future and to put to work what we have all learned together. In the last week, we, as superintendent of the Pasadena Unified School District and interim city manager, have met and held long and candid... continue reading »"Joint Statement from Interim City Manager Cynthia Kurtz & PUSD Superintendent Brian McDonald, Ed.D."

PUSD Board Election Notice: Candidate Filing Period Opens July 18

PASADENA, Calif.—Notice has been given for Pasadena Unified School District’s (PUSD) general election, which will be held on Nov. 8, 2022. The official nomination period for the PUSD Board of Education election opens on Monday, July 18, and closes at 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 12. During this period, the Office of the City Clerk, located at 100 N. Garfield Ave., Room S228, will be issuing nomination papers to qualified candidates seeking local school board offices. Candidates may receive and... continue reading »"PUSD Board Election Notice: Candidate Filing Period Opens July 18"

Weekend Grab-And-Go Meal Service Extended Through May 17

PASADENA, Calif.—The popular grab-and-go emergency meal program for students and families will continue seven days a week through May 17, thanks to $105,400 in additional funding approved by Pasadena City Council at the April 20 council meeting. Pasadena Unified School District has been distributing pre-packaged, nutritious grab-and-go meals to students 18 and under, Monday through Friday, at school sites across the city since mid-March due to school closures. Soon after the start of the program, the City of Pasadena partnered... continue reading »"Weekend Grab-And-Go Meal Service Extended Through May 17"