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My Masterpieces

Full Circle at the Gamble House


Meet our 2014-15 class of Jr. Docents at the Gamble House. All of these PUSD high school students toured the Gamble House with the My Masterpieces Program as third graders and now have a chance to share their knowledge about this historic Pasadena landmark with a new group of 3rd graders.



Brian and Nikki from Silversun Pickups headlined ROCK 4 PEF on October 5.

Thank you to all who came out to ROCK 4 PEF and helped to support PEF and music programs in our public schools!

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Battle of the Bands

Serenegades wins ROCK 4 PEF Battle of the Bands!


Almost 50 young musicians representing 12 different entered Battle of the Bands and performed before over 600 fans at Levitt Pavilion on Sunday, September 21. Serenegades then played at the ROCK 4 PEF Benefit Music Festival with Brian & Nikki from Silversun Pickups!

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Meet the 2013-14 PEF Teacher Grant Winners!

PEF Teacher Grants

Rockets, Math, Art, and More!

PEF Teacher Grant Awardees sent us some fabulous updates from the school year.  We have pictures, stories, and videos coming in from all over the district.

Thank you to all who help support our PEF Teacher Grants program and to our PUSD teachers for creating such innovative and inspiring projects!

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