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Posted June 12, 2013
Upper School Awards, an Annual Tradition
The last assembly of the year is an awards ceremony that honors Flintridge Preparatory School faculty and students for a variety of accomplishments and pursuits.
Posted May 17, 2013
Third Annual ACL Powder Puff Cup: Flintridge Prep vs. Mayfield
Although Flintridge Prep’s Powder Puff team went down to defeat against Mayfield Senior School in the Third Annual ACL Powder Puff Cup, the day was a success.
Posted May 03, 2013
Psych-Stat Presentations Show Graduate-Level Thinking
Psychology and statistics students collaborate on thoughtful, insightful projects.
Posted April 24, 2013
Reflecting on Community Impact Projects, Eighth Graders Talk about Personal Impact
Prep’s eighth graders create their own Community Impact Projects, in which they identify a passion, create a project, and attempt to scientifically measure it.
Posted April 04, 2013
Mr. Flintridge Prep returns to its roots
Oscar Martinez-Yang was crowned Mr. Flintridge Prep in the eighth year of the Leo Club’s satirical beauty pageant.
Posted March 08, 2013
Literature &: Taking It One Step Further
Prep students participate in the 7th Annual "Literature &" Conference: a meeting of literary minds from independent Los Angeles schools.
Posted March 04, 2013
Engaging Science: Students’ Science Fair topics encourage active participation
Whether they were studying the heat resistance of oak trees or the effects of camouflage, the students participating in the Science Fair were engaged in their projects.
Posted February 15, 2013
Flintridge Prep Announces National Merit Finalists
Eight seniors recognized for excellence in math, critical reading, and writing.
Posted February 13, 2013
Teams to Trebuchets: Alternative Assessment in Physics
Young students sometimes have the misconception that if they read, listen, and memorize well, they will excel.
Posted January 29, 2013
Community Support Helps Flintridge Prep Reach EE Ford Foundation Goal
Flintridge Prep is delighted to report the successful fulfillment of the terms of the Edward E. Ford Foundation Educational Leadership Grant.
Posted January 09, 2013
Students and Faculty Visit with Los Angeles Authors Gold and Jacobs
The Flintridge Prep community experienced a double-header of Los Angeles writers recently, with Pulitzer Prize winner Jonathan Gold making a stop to campus the same day that writer Chip Jacobs ’80 met with a faculty book group.
Posted December 06, 2012
Bachmann Publishes His First Book, Standing on Shoulders
Peter Bachmann is characteristically both excited and modest about his first book, Standing on Shoulders.
Posted December 05, 2012
Junior Parent Dinner Is Like Totally L.A.
The Junior Parent Dinner is more than a mere Prom fundraiser.
Posted December 04, 2012
Glimpse Inside the Idea Lab: Faculty and Student Innovation in Nicaragua
Summer 2012 marked the most comprehensive trip to Nicaragua, with 14 students and 5 faculty members, and 2 alumni working with 3 organizations in the country.
Posted November 20, 2012
Flintridge Prep Alumni to Host Sandy Relief Benefit in La Canada
Flintridge Prep alumnus Saro Badalian ’02 will be hosting a benefit concert called "Songs of Hope" in the school’s Norris Auditorium at 7:30 pm on December 1.
Posted November 13, 2012
T.A. Barron Talks about Heroism, Magic, and Service
Author T.A. Barron shared his journey as a writer, from writing his first stories as a young boy, to his series about the teenage years of Merlin which is currently being made into a movie by Warner Brothers.
Posted October 24, 2012
L.A. Initiative: Up Close with David Ulin and a Glimpse at Other L.A.-Themed Curriculum
The goal, ultimately, of an education at Flintridge Prep is to make all Flintridge graduates comfortable navigating in an ever-changing world.
Posted October 19, 2012
Inside the Idea Lab: Innovation in Community Service
Middle school science teachers believed their students could do more than a typical science fair experiment, so in 2008 Hilary Thomas and Laura Kaufman collaborated to create a different kind of measurable experiment.
Posted October 09, 2012
Marie Lu, Author of Legend, Visits with 8th Graders
In June 1989, when Marie Lu was a five-year-old living in Beijing, she and her aunt took a walk to Tiananmen Square. When they saw troops and tanks massing, they figured they should go home. That night was the Tiananmen Square massacre.
Posted September 18, 2012
Fall Assembly Honors Athletes and All-Around Students
Each fall the school holds a brief assembly to honor student-athletes and those who have received academic accolades since the spring.
Posted July 24, 2012
A Message from Peter Bachmann about the Tragedy in Colorado
The nation continues to reel from the shocking news of the Aurora, Colorado shooting, and we’re all feeling a bit more vulnerable.
Posted June 07, 2012
Flintridge Preparatory School Celebrates 79th Commencement
In traditional caps and gowns, the Flintridge Preparatory School Class of 2012 participated in commencement ceremonies at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
Posted June 01, 2012
Flintridge Prep Receives Major Grant from Edward E. Ford for Innovative Programs
Flintridge Preparatory School was one of only four schools in the nation awarded a leadership grant by the Edward E. Ford Foundation.
Posted May 29, 2012
Assembly Honors Intellectual Enthusiasm, Service, and Leadership
An annual tradition, the last assembly of the year is an upper school awards ceremony that honors faculty and students for a variety of accomplishments and pursuits.
Posted May 18, 2012
ComedySportz: Laughing so Hard, Your Sides Hurt
Prep’s ComedySportz the High School League held its final competition of the year in Norris Auditorium. The much anticipated show pitted students against faculty.
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