Swimming Year Round Makes a World of a Difference

Swimming Year Round Makes a World of a Difference

Swimming Year Round Makes a World of a Difference Most children take swimming lessons for a few weeks, or even a few months during the summer only. This is fun and convenient, as the pool is a nice place to cool down and have some fun, and Mom can get a tan while she...

School is Back in Session!

School is Back in Session! At the Newhall School District, we are pleased to welcome our students, both new and returning, back to a classroom at one of our ten award winning elementary school campuses across the Santa Clarita Valley: McGrath, Meadows, Newhall, Oak...

Education in Performing Arts

Education in Performing Arts Educators point out several realities for the pursuit of Performing Arts in every young person’s curriculum. A favorite: students that play a musical instrument or sing get better grades or score higher on tests. Another favorite: Young...
Going Backward to Go Forward

Going Backward to Go Forward

Going Backward to Go Forward While calling education “classical” is new, the practice is as old as Plato and Socrates.What is now called ‘classical education’ was before the late 1800s simply ‘education’. Early in the 20th century, education reformer John Dewey argued...