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    PasadenaLEARNs 2023 Summer Of Discovery Program  
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    PasadenaLEARNs 2023 Summer of Discovery Program will run from Tuesday, June 6, 2023 through Friday, July 14, 2023. Programs operate Mondays-Fridays from 8am-6pm, beginning with breakfast at 8am.
    Programs will be hosted at the following Sites:
    • Altadena (CDF Freedom Schools Program)
    • Blair MS
    • Octavia E. Butler Magnet (Harambee Program)
    • Hamilton ES
    • Longfellow ES
    • Washington Elementary STEM Magnet.
    LEARNs will provide transportation from students' home schools to summer locations and back to students' home schools. 
    • Summer online applications for Don Benito, Sierra Madre Elementary School & Sierra Madre Middle School are available HERE
    • Summer online applications for all other schools are available HERE 
    • Summer printed applications are also available in the LEARNs office at your child's school. 

    Please allow 24-48 hours for your Child's Application to be processed


    2023 Summer of Discovery Parent Guides 

    PasadenaLEARNs 2022-23 After School Program
    PasadenaLEARNs is currently accepting applications for the 2022-23 school year! The program welcomes the participation of all TK-12 students currently enrolled in a Pasadena Unified School District school. Priority enrollment is given to foster and homeless youth. Programs operate Mondays-Fridays every regular school day from dismissal until 6 pm.* Morning program hours vary depending on school start times but open at least 1.5 hours before the school day begins. For morning program information and availability, contact the Site Coordinator (click here for the list, below) at your child's school. 
    Program offerings include: 
    • academic support
    • enrichment opportunities (STEM/STEAM, visual and performing arts, and much more)
    • structured recreation/mindfulness
    • social-emotional learning/leadership/team building 
    • healthy and nutritious supper

    Please read the program handbook and Early Release/Late Arrival Policy for important program information before completing the application. Your submission of an application verifies that you have read the information and agree to follow the program requirements. 


    Click on your child's school to apply. 
    *Program dates and times are subject to change. 

    The Expanded Learning Opportunities Program (ELO-P) provides academic support and enrichment opportunities for:

    • English Language Learners
    • Foster/homeless Youth
    • Students who qualify for free/reduced price meals

    Programs are no-cost and operate until at least 6pm every regular school day. Daily program attendance is encouraged. Please read the 2022-23 Program Handbook and Early Release/Late Arrival Policy for important program information.

    Expanded Learning Opportunities Program Application



Welcome to LEARNs: Announcements

PasadenaLEARNs Sports

  • PasadenaLEARNs Sports congratulates all of our 2021-22 participants on a spectacular season! Thank you to the PLS committee, coaches, students, and parents who made the program great! See you in 2022-23!

Site Coordinator Contact Info

  • School Site Site Coordinator/Lead Cell Phone Email
    Altadena Elementary Denean Minfield 626-720-3654 minfield.denean@pusd.us
    Blair Middle School Estephanie Mendez 626-720-2585 mendez.estephanie@pusd.us
    Don Benito Fundamental Lusya Sashoyan  626-720-2582 sashoyan.lusya@pusd.us
    Eliot Middle Sha’ron Pennix  626-720-2574 pennix.sharon@pusd.us
    Field Elementary Katherine Lopez-Chhay 626-720-2591 lopezchhay.katherine@pusd.us
    Hamilton Elementary  Marie Novelo 626-720-2568 novelo.marie@pusd.us
    Jackson Elementary  Jessica Isenberg-Crawford 626-720-2576 isenbergcrawford.jes@pusd.us
    Longfellow Elementary  Mariam Gabrielyan  626-720-2575 gabrielyan.mariam@pusd.us
    Madison Elementary  Dolores De La Torre-Beltran 626-720-2570 delatorrebeltran.dol@pusd.us
    Marshall Fundamental John Lamphere 626-720-2580 lamphere.john@pusd.us
    McKinley School Morgan Liss 626-720-2583   liss.morgan@pusd.us
    John Muir High School  Ashlyn Brown 626-720-2588 brown.ashlyn@pusd.us
    Norma Coombs  Leketa Riley 626-720-2573 riley.leketa@pusd.us
    San Rafael Elementary  Wendy Sanchez 626-720-2589 sanchez.wendy@pusd.us
    Sierra Madre Elementary  April Zavalza 626-720-2571 zavalza.april@pusd.us
    Sierra Madre Middle  Chaz Collins 626-720-2578 collins.chaz@pusd.us
    Washington Elementary STEAM Magnet Crystal Bustamante 626-720-2566 bustamante.crystal@pusd.us
    Octavia E. Butler Magnet Stephanie Lira 626-720-2594 lira.stephanie@pusd.us
    Webster Elementary Jack Minassian 626-720-2564 minassian.jack@pusd.us
    Willard Elementary  Maria Sanchez 626-720-2586 sanchez.maria@pusd.us