Tag: Third Street Elementary School

With social distancing decree, families begin work-from-home, homeschooling juggling act

With social distancing decree, families begin work-from-home, homeschooling juggling act

| April 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Child-rearing in the community On March 13 (eerily, a Friday), parents in the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) received emails, texts, and robo-calls alerting them that school would be closed for two weeks beginning March 16, due to COVID-19. In the days prior, countless private and local charter schools had closed their doors as […]

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Arts are thriving at schools… with teacher, parent help

Arts are thriving at schools… with teacher, parent help

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Whether your child is entering public, private, or parochial school, the arts are in full swing in most of our local schools, or at least are part of the curriculum. A sculpture workshop and violin lessons may not help get them a six-figure job down the road, but the arts can add beauty, meaning, and, […]

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Parents protest possible charter at Third Street

Parents protest possible charter at Third Street

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Hollywood chapter of a national network of charter schools is considering an offer from the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) to relocate some of its programming to Third Street Elementary School.  Under Proposition 39, approved by California voters in 2000, school districts are required by state law to share public school facilities “fairly” […]

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Principal Dr. Suzie Oh retires after 23 years at Third St. School

Principal Dr. Suzie Oh retires after 23 years at Third St. School

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

After 41 years in the Los Angeles Unified School District — the last 23 as principal of Third Street Elementary — Dr. Suzie Oh is retiring at the end of the month. “I am ready to move on to the next chapter of my life,” she says with some apprehension. “I like this school. I […]

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Calling all Third St. alumni!

Calling all Third St. alumni!

| January 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hard to believe, but Third Street Elementary School is celebrating its 90-year anniversary in 2014. The 90th Anniversary Committee is reaching out to all alumni to help organize the big on-campus celebration on May 17, 2014. Some activities for the event, which is in the planning stages, include classroom themes by decades, a presentation of […]

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Third Street Elementary School’s top ranking is not an accident

Third Street Elementary School’s top ranking is not an accident

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you live in the Hancock Park area, even if you don’t have kids, you most surely know that Third Street Elementary is one of the top-ranked public elementary schools in Los Angeles Unified School District. In fact, with an Academic Performance Index of 948, the school places in the top two percent of all […]

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