Education

Dre donates $10 million to new Compton High

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer COMPTON — Legendary rapper Dr. Dre has donated $10 million to the Compton Unified School District for a performing arts center on...

LAUSD superintendent meets with City Council

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Unified School District's new Superintendent Alberto Carvalho has presented a 100-day plan to the City Council — saying it...

Pandemic had negative impact on minority students, report says

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Two years after the coronavirus pandemic led to school closures and remote learning, a new report says that...

Instead of acting, woman finds her way through tutoring

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — As a child, Angeles Echols-Brown dreamed of being an actress, conquering the silver screen and dazzling audiences from...

South L.A. boarding school seeking students for August opening

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — A boarding school that will open at the intersection of Manchester Boulevard and Vermont Avenue in August...

Culver City Rotary Club provides third graders with dictionaries

Wave Staff Report CULVER CITY —As part of its vocational outreach and its goal to support education, the Culver City Rotary Community Foundation has once...

2021 YEAR IN REVIEW: Culver City schools hire new superintendent

Wave Staff Report CULVER CITY — The Culver City school board voted unanimously in August to hire Quoc Tran, a native of Vietnam, as the...

LAUSD hires Miami superintendent to lead district

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Unified School District board unanimously approved a four-year employment contract with newly chosen Superintendent Alberto Carvalho...

LEVELING THE FIELD: LAUSD to launch BioInnovation Lab in 12 South L.A. schools

Wave Staff Report SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Twelve area schools have been selected by the Los Angeles Unified School District to take part in the...

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