Hillsides Community Blog

Archives


The Inspiring Power of Art

This Monday, the auditorium on our Pasadena campus was packed during a back-to-school assembly on the first day of school at our Hillsides Education Center (HEC). The school is full, with 84 students, 20 of them new. As the children…

Read More

Mental Health Series Part 2: Have you had Your Vitamin D Today?

By Alison Bell Some people de-stress through exercise.  Some through meditation.  Others find ample doses of chocolate works best.  But one surprisingly effective method you might not have tried is hand drumming. Playing a hand drum, such as a bongo…

Read More

How to Reassure Your Children in the Wake of the South Pasadena High Shooting Plot

By Alison Bell The day has finally arrived. My “ baby boy,” the youngest of three, is about to start high school. I envisioned this as a poignant time full of back-to-school shopping, lively discussions of his fall schedule and…

Read More

Why this is at the root of a safe community like South Pasadena

By Joseph M. Costa, Hillsides CEO There is a fine line between vigilance and paranoia. We were reminded this week by the alleged shooting plot at South Pasadena High School that a great deal of caution and fair amount of…

Read More
Hillsides Community Blog

CREATING LASTING CHANGE

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.