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Meet Our Staff: Mrs. Rosie Pack

Meet Our Staff: Mrs. Rosie Pack

Certain words remind you of certain people, and the word “generous” reminds us of this month’s featured staff member! It is our pleasure to present Mrs. Rosie Pack, our High School Principal. She has been part of the best private school in Southern California for 20 years, and we have loved every minute of it.…

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Southlands Spotlight: Mr. Glenn Duncan

Southlands Spotlight: Mr. Glenn Duncan

This weekend holds a special day, and that special day is about someone who is dear to everyone at Southlands. For this surprise spotlight, we would love to wish a very happy birthday to our very own Mr. Glenn Duncan. Mr. Duncan came to the Southlands family in June of 2004 as the President of…

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Southlands Spotlight: Spiritual Impact Week

Southlands Spotlight: Spiritual Impact Week

Southlands Christian Schools is known for being one of the top private schools in LA County. We compete with some of the best private schools in the area because of our high academics. When we take a look at our school’s name we see the word, “Christian”. That word indicates that we, as an educational…

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MOS: Sue Yoon

MOS: Sue Yoon

Driving around can bring a new perspective to someone’s situation, and that is exactly what happened to Southlands Christian Schools’ Elementary and Middle School Principal, Mrs. Sue Yoon. She found our Southlands family by driving around Southern California looking for the best preschool for her son, over twenty years ago.  Like most parents, the Yoons…

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Meet Our Staff: Mrs. Holbrook

Meet Our Staff: Mrs. Holbrook

A student blossoms when his/her teacher makes that time to make them feel safe and loved. This month we wanted to highlight a teacher who has been with us for 27years and is known for being loving, charismatic and stellar all around! We would like to introduce our very own Mrs. Holbrook. She found the…

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Meet Our Staff: Stacey Nuñez

Meet Our Staff: Stacey Nuñez

You might have heard this many times, and it’s true to this day- we are a family here at Southlands, and no one exerts as much love and school spirit as our MOS subject for this month’s blog. We would like to introduce the famous Stacey Nuñez! Stacey first applied for the student services department…

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Private Christian Education — A Vision for Life in Continuity

Private Christian Education — A Vision for Life in Continuity

So long as the institutions have existed, people—parents, teachers, students, and world leaders alike—have debated whether public or private education is better. Although the question still burns in the minds of all who want the best for our students, the truth of the matter is that what makes something “better” is circumstantial and specific to…

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STEAM – A Pathway to College Success

STEAM - A Pathway to College Success

Some high school students are blowing off ‘steam’ by choosing to be future-minded and goal-oriented; other high school students at certain private schools in Southern California are engaging in the STEAM program to prepare for their future. STEAM is an acronym and an interdisciplinary approach that uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics. This…

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Meet Our Staff Mondays: Jolynne Martlaro

Meet Our Staff Mondays: Jolynne Martlaro

We’ve all heard that Southlands is like a family, and that is true! There are many people on campus that make that sentence come to life, and one of those individuals is Mrs. Jolynne Martlaro. She’s known by many as being joyful, caring, funny and a servant. These are some of the many character traits…

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Meet Our Staff Mondays: Mr. Thomas Kolakowski

Meet Our Staff Mondays: Mr. Thomas Kolakowski

Words & photo by: Matthew Herrera When thinking of the word ‘passion’, one specific staff member comes to mind. In today’s blog, we would love to introduce Mr. Thomas Kolakowski. He has a burning passion for both teaching kids and music, which makes him perfect for his current position. He currently teaches Drumline, Percussion Ensemble…

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