September 20, 2008
GLENDALE HIGH SCHOOL Glendale High School class of 1988 will have its 20-year reunion Oct. 25 at the Sheraton Universal Hotel. For more information, call (800) 655-7971 or visit www.GreatReunions.com. ? Glendale High School class of 1998 will have its 10-year reunion Nov. 8 at the Sportsmen?s Lodge in Studio City. For more information, call (800) 655-7971 or visit www.GreatReunions.com. ? CRESCENTA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL Crescenta Valley High School class of 1968 will celebrate its 40-year reunion Sept.
December 19, 2001
Karen S. Kim GLENDALE -- Glendale High School might appreciate McDonald's for more than its Big Macs and Chicken McNuggets. Southern California's McDonald's restaurants raised funds for 20 area schools, including Glendale High School, between Nov. 12 and 16 in conjunction with McDonald's McTeacher's Night. McTeacher's Night included the fund-raising efforts of nearly 1,200 restaurants in 14 states. More than 200 McDonalds raised more than $125,000 in Southern California.
August 4, 2001
Alecia Foster NORTHEAST GLENDALE -- "My name is Joseph Vartanian and this is my back," the athlete says, looking over his shoulder at the camera. "When I race, that's all you're gonna see." Those lines -- featured in a new television commercial for communications company Cingular Wireless -- have brought Vartanian much attention since it first aired about two months ago. People on the street have recognized the 24-year-old Glendale resident, he said.
February 27, 2001
Alecia Foster SOUTHEAST GLENDALE -- Glendale High School will be the site of a financial aid workshop tonight. A representative from the California Student Aid Commission will discuss aid and provide applications for Cal Grant awards. A greater amount of Cal Grant awards are available from the state this year thanks to new legislation. There are awards for students receiving a 2.0 grade-point average or higher. "Unfortunately, many students who are eligible for the Cal Grant program are unaware of the deadline," said state Assemblyman Dario Frommer (D-Glendale)
November 7, 2005
Glendale High School hosts Southern California Amici Madness, where students find out what the Romans did for them.For those interested in learning how to make a suit of gladiator armor, how much it costs to rent a Roman or how to play a rousing game of Roman knucklebone, Glendale High School was a dream come true Saturday. More than 1,000 students from across Southern California visited Glendale High as part of Southern California Regional Amici Madness, an annual event bringing Latin students together to show off their skills in the language and their knowledge of ancient Rome.
November 14, 2002
Gary Moskowitz Imagine nearly 20,000 people crowded into the Rose Bowl in time for kickoff in the big game between the football squads of Hoover and Glendale high schools. The crowd might be smaller Friday as the two teams meet at Moyse Field, but for Glendale High School graduates like Dave Greenbaum, the excitement and anticipation is still very real. Greenbaum, a 1955 graduate, remembers having pep rallies the Friday of the game every year, then joining a caravan from the school over to the Rose Bowl for the game.
September 12, 2000
Judy Seckler GLENDALE HIGH SCHOOL - The school marquee at Glendale High School stated the news for all to see, "Maria Podpomogova -- We'll miss you 1984-2000." A memorial was set up in the school quad by friends shortly after Co-principal Gloria Vasquez made the announcement at 8:30 a.m. Monday. A black and white photocopy of Maria sat above a long, white patch of butcher paper where students composed notes: "I will never forget U + UR beautiful smile.
July 19, 2008
SISTERS RECOGNIZED FOR PERFECT ATTENDANCE Jenna Hirsch graduated from Glendale High School this June without having missed a single day of school between kindergarten and 12th grade. She was given a Perfect Attendance award with an accompanying $500 scholarship from the Associated Student Body at Glendale High School for her achievement. She plans to attend UC Irvine. The school?s Perfect Attendance award was created in 2005, when Jenna?s older sister, Amy Hirsch , also graduated from Glendale High without having missed a single day of school between kindergarten and 12th grade.
July 29, 2000
Sandra I. Deering, the daughter of Esmeralda M. Ayala of Glendale and niece of Elida Angulo of Pasadena, has been promoted to the rank of technical sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. In addition, she has been awarded the NATO and the Joint Service Achievement Medal. She is a 1985 graduate of Holy Family High School. Lance Corporal Daniel Guzman, the son of Guadalupe and Jose Guzman of Glendale, recently reported for duty with Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 26, Marine Air Group 26, Marine Corps.
August 13, 2001
Alecia Foster GLENDALE -- Nominations are being accepted for the Music Center Educational Division's 20th Annual BRAVO Award. The award honors teachers and schools for excellence in arts education. Glendale High School previously won in the outstanding school category for its programs. The award is sponsored by Club 100, a donor support group of the Music Center. The awards include books, performance tickets and cash prizes, which will be given to the winners at a gala dinner on Feb. 25 at the Regal Biltmore Hotel.