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Miramonte Elementary School

Miramonte Parents Now Have "More Arrows' In Their Quill

Los Angeles Daily News | Brenda Gazzar | Posted 01.27.2014 | Los Angeles

Parents of children involved in the Miramonte Elementary sex abuse scandal can proceed with their own claims of emotional distress as their children p...

Will $17 Million Make Up For Forced Semen Tasting?

Los Angeles Daily News | Barbara Jones | Posted 08.06.2013 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified School District offered Wednesday to pay $17 million to settle 40 claims filed by students who say they were molested by two teach...

In California Assembly Race, Is Union Help Not Enough To Win?

| Posted 01.09.2013 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of LA School Report. In a race that is still considered too close to call, Assemblywoman Betsy Butler is trailing h...

Andrea Long Chavez

Miramonte Sex-Abuse Case Unifies South Los Angeles Community | Andrea Long Chavez | Posted 02.27.2012 | Latino Voices

In a lounge bar and restaurant south of Downtown Los Angeles, about fifty people met on a Saturday night and watched comedian and fellow-alum Adrian "...

Police To Miramonte Parents: Stop Lawyering Up

AP | Posted 02.19.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- The investigation into a former third-grade teacher charged with committing lewd acts on students could be hampered by the flood of civ...

John Deasy To Teachers: 'Remain Strong For Our Students' (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 04.20.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles Unified School District official has sent a video message to all district employees, saying the allegations of lewd ...

African Americans Must Shoulder Blame for Eddie Long

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 04.14.2012 | Black Voices
Morris W. O'Kelly

There has been no widespread public call within the African-American religious community demanding for Eddie Long to step down, be sat down or altogether shutdown.

Meet Miramonte's New Princpal

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 02.10.2012 | Los Angeles

Perhaps the most important member of Miramonte Elementary's brand-new staff is the new principal, 66-year-old Dolores Palacio. Her immediate goal is t...

Anna Almendrala

'Nothing More Than A Cheap Media Stunt' | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.09.2012 | Los Angeles

Tensions have finally erupted between old adversaries in the wake of a burgeoning molestation scandal at Miramonte Elementary School. After weeks of a...

Miramonte Abuse Prompts Awkward Talks for Parents

AP | By MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 02.09.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Sinister allegations of abuse by at least two teachers in a Los Angeles school have forced awkward discussions as parents warn youngste...

Miramonte's New Teachers

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 04.10.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — School got off to a rough start Thursday with students returning to class for the first time since their entire elementary school ...

Entire Staff At L.A. School To Be Removed During Scandal Probe

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 04.07.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — When students return to the school where two teachers were jailed last week for alleged lewdness, they'll have new teachers in the...

Rigoberto Ruelas and The Valued-Added Double Double with Cheese

Dennis Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Dennis Danziger

Rigoberto Ruelas was a man who made a difference, a man who gave his way too short a life to his community and to his students.