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Marlborough students host fashion show for charity

Marlborough students host fashion show for charity

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Violets’ Giving Circle (VGC), a charitable fund run by juniors and seniors at Marlborough School, hosted a series of three fashion shows at the event called, “Iconic American Women Through the Decades,” on March 19 at the Avalon Hollywood. The biennial fundraiser is loosely based on the popular T.V. show “Project Runway.” Twenty students designed […]

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Marlborough’s Dr. Sands reflects on her first year

Marlborough’s Dr. Sands reflects on her first year

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Marlborough’s ninth head of school, Dr. Priscilla G. Sands, arrived at the school in July 2015. Now that she has been in her new job for more than a year, the Larchmont Chronicle visited with her during the first week of this school year. Her arrival at Marlborough was within days of the demolition of […]

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Marlborough completes Arden project during 100th year in Hancock Park, Windsor Square

Marlborough completes Arden project during 100th year in Hancock Park, Windsor Square

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

At the end of classes in June of 2015, contractors began demolishing houses long owned by Marlborough School on Arden Blvd. A year later, in August of 2016, on the first day of classes, the student body gathered to cut the ribbon signifying completion of construction of the “Arden Project.” This year also is the […]

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Bridging the political divide for teenagers around the world

Bridging the political divide for teenagers around the world

| September 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

In a time of political divisiveness, Windsor Square resident and Marlborough student Clara Nevins has created a platform to openly discuss politics and opposing points of view. Together, she and her friend Joseph Touma launched the website, Bridge the Divide, in the beginning of August, and  hundreds of people have participated so far. After completing […]

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Houses razed on Arden for Marlborough pool and field

Houses razed on Arden for Marlborough pool and field

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Demolition of five houses on Arden Blvd. north of Third St. was completed last month as Marlborough School begins the final phase of its growth and development project. Razing of the houses was part of the $24 million Arden Project to improve the private, all-girls school in Hancock Park. The expansion will add a new […]

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Trailblazer Mary Caswell leaves legacy at Marlborough School

Trailblazer Mary Caswell leaves legacy at Marlborough School

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

This October, Marlborough, the oldest independent girls’ school in Southern California, celebrates its 125th anniversary. Currently nestled right here in our own Hancock Park backyard, it took the vision of an orphaned, widowed woman to bring it to life. Mary Caswell was born in Paris, Me., in 1850, and was educated at private schools throughout […]

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