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Friday, August 04, 2017
Don't miss this important event! SCHOOL-BUSINESS-COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP FOR THE FUTURE You're invited to come and find out how you can help shape America's workforce and become a part of bringing education, business and community leaders together to transform Charter Oak High School's students future. Charter Oak High School is a part of NAF (National Academy Foundation), a ...read more
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Thursday, August 03, 2017
Important Reminder: First day of school is Thursday, Aug. 17th! If you have not yet completed Data Confirmation in your Parent Portal, you will want to do so as soon as possible. If you need technical assistance, there is an open lab from 4-6pm today, Thursday, August 3rd at Royal Oak Middle School. There is also an open lab on Wednesday, August 9th at Willow from 4-6pm. Please visit ...read more
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Thursday, August 03, 2017
Check out Rad Doughnuts! Get a free doughnut for every 2 purchased! A great big THANK YOU to our 1st official sponsor of the 2nd Annual Charter Oak Holiday Parade, Rad Doughnuts!!! Facebook page --> http://www.facebook.com/raddoughnuts/ or Instagram page --> http://instagram.com/therealraddoughnuts For more info on the 2nd Annual CO Holiday Parade visit http://www.cousd.net
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Wednesday, August 02, 2017
NOTICE OF PROVISIONAL APPOINTMENT TO THE GOVERNING BOARD At last Thursday's Special Board of Education meeting, Mr. Gregg Peterson was selected by the Board to be the "provisional appointment" until November, 2018. Mr. Peterson is a parent of a Charter Oak student, an active member of the Willow School PTA, a member of the Charter Oak Citizen's Bond Oversight Committee, a ...read more
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Join Charter Oak USD tonight for the San Dimas Music in the Park Concert Series, Enjoy some Classic Rock with The Answer! Bring your family, friends, & lawn chairs to this FREE event series! ?Vendors, refreshments & great music! Music in the Park Concert Series Wednesdays June - August, 7 - 9 p.m. Civic Center Park 245 E. Bonita Ave. San Dimas, CA
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Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Join us at the Willow Library on Wednesdays from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Did you know Willow is a satellite school for the reading program at Glendora City Library?! Willow also has Accelerated Reader, Story Time, Parent Coaching and Craft Time!
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Tuesday, July 18, 2017
THE CRAZY DOG LADIES Dog Walking and Pet Sitting is a team of loving, experienced and responsible animal lovers. Our goal is to be your neighborhood pet sitter offering the friendliest, most dependable and professional services at the best price. We can help you give your dogs the exercise they need when you have a long day at work. We offer daily visits to keep your pets in their usual routine ...read more
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Monday, July 17, 2017
Don't forget to enroll! School Starts Thursday, August 17th!
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Friday, June 23, 2017
The San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership & The San Gabriel Valley Tribun e reported on the Gold Line progress as read below. Also, you will find video of the first community meeting for Glendora residents. Yesterday, the L.A. County Metro Board of Directors approved funding for the final phase of the Foothill Gold Line which will complete the light rail line from Azusa out to Claremont. ...read more
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Join Charter Oak USD tonight for the San Dimas Music in the Park Concert Series! Bring your family, friends, & lawn chairs to this FREE event series! Enjoy vendors, refreshments & great music! Music in the Park Concert Series Wednesdays June - August, 7 - 9 p.m. Civic Center Park 245 E. Bonita Ave. San Dimas, CA
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Thursday, June 15, 2017
Sponsorship Opportunities! Feature your business with a banner and marquee for optimal advertising! For more info or to download the Charter Oak Holiday Parade Sponsorship form, visit: http://www.cousd.net/site/default.aspx?PageType=3&ModuleInstanceID=505&ViewID=7b97f7ed-8e5e-4120-848f-a8b4987d588f&RenderLoc=0&FlexDataID=1482&PageID=1
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Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Are you or someone you know looking for an alternative to the traditional classroom setting? Check out Charter Oak's Oak Knoll Virtual Academy! For more information or to enroll, visit http://www.cousd.net/ Domain/15 or call (626)914-3961
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Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Glendora, CA, 1st of June 2017 – The Glendora Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting for the Grand Opening of Chick-fil-A Glendora. Chick-fil-A, Home of the Original Chicken Sandwich , has the corporate purpose: “To glorify God by being a faithful steward of all that is entrusted to us and to have a positive influence on all who come into contact with Chick-fil-A,” and has ...read more
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Monday, June 05, 2017
Dalton White started school at Willow Elementary as a kindergartener in 2007. He attended school there through the 6th grade in 2014. At that time, Dalton joined Boy Scout troop 360. Last October 2016, Dalton planned and executed his Eagle Scout Project, to collect and donate new and gently used books to his Alma Mater, Willow Elementary school. The project was a success, collecting over 1,000 ...read more
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Thursday, June 01, 2017
ROMS drama has taken 8 national titles in the National Youth Arts awards, as well as 18 additional nominations! Over 550 productions spanning 16 states were submitted this year, and our students were recognized as the best in their categories. These students are evaluated and scored by judges affiliated with the NYAs, and are recognized on stage at a regional ceremony in Los Angeles. Please join ...read more
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Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Enrollment is open for new students! Visit www.cousd.net to complete online enrollment!
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Friday, May 26, 2017
New Sponsorship Opportunities Available! You can help make a wonderful night of family fun, bringing together the entire Charter Oak Community! Charter Oak USD has great new sponsorship packages available for this year's Parade, Festival & Firework show! Any donation would be greatly appreciated and don't forget, your generous donation is tax deductible! Visit www.cousd.net for ...read more
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Thursday, May 25, 2017
Badillo Panthers Roar! On February 8th, a group of 37 students got to go on a very special field trip to K-Mart. As a part of the Sunshine Rotary’s Operation Santa Clothes, these students got to select two outfits and a pair of shoes. They returned to school donning their new outfits! On Friday night, February 10th , Badillo’s daughters and dads were treated to a Sweetheart Dance in ...read more
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
2017 Oak Tree Challenge CHARTER OAK EDUCATION FOUNDATION OAK TREE CHALLENGE 5K/1 MILE, RUN/WALK Sunday, September 17, 2017 CHARTER OAK HIGH SCHOOL 1430 E. COVINA BLVD., COVINA, CA 91724 7:00am- Registration opens 8:00am- Breakfast begins 8:00am- 5k Run/Walk 9:00am- 1 mile Run/Walk Registration Deadline: Sept. 6th. Printable registration form available online. Online registration available ...read more
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Monday, May 22, 2017
Stop the "Summer Slide!" Did you know students can lose up to 2 months of learning if they don't read over the summer? Join us this summer for Family Literacy Nights at Cedargrove, Washington & WIllow!
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Are you or someone you know looking for an alternative to the traditional classroom setting? Check out Charter Oak's Oak Knoll Virtual Academy! For more infomation or to enroll, visit http://www.cousd.net/Domain/15
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Monday, May 15, 2017
Check out the COUSD mobile app! https://youtu.be/SN5bgLQ8CiY
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Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Pre-Enrollment is open for new students! Visit www.cousd.net to complete online enrollment!
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Friday, May 05, 2017
Inclan Insurance supports Charter Oak Schools! Check them out at www.inclaninsurance.com or call (909) 753-0200 today! Inclan Insurance Services is a 3rd & 4th generation family business with over 40 years’ industry experience. We are an independent insurance agency specializing in small to medium commercial accounts as well as all lines of personal insurance. We represent over 100 ...read more
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Monday, May 01, 2017
Join us for the 2nd Annual Charter Oak Holiday Parade! Friday, December 8th at 6:00pm Visit cousd.net for more information on Parade Entries, Vendor Registration and Sponsorship opportunities! All registration forms can be found online or can be picked up at our district office located at 20240 E Cienega Ave. Covina, 91767 Call 626-966-8331 with any questions. Help us "Light Up the ...read more
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Monday, May 01, 2017
A great big THANK YOU to our 1st official sponsor of the 2nd Annual Charter Oak Holiday Parade, Rad Doughnuts!!! Rad Doughnuts will be selling doughnuts starting this Wednesday, May 3! For details, check out the Rad Doughnuts Facebook page --> http://www.facebook.com/raddoughnuts/ or Instagram page --> http://instagram.com/therealraddoughnuts For more info on the 2nd Annual CO Holiday ...read more
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Charter Oak continues its winning ways! Last Saturday Charter Oak's Shakespeare Team really stated who we are. Out of 65 schools present for the competition, Charter Oak finished in the top 10 in almost every event. The Junior Varsity team placed in the top 10 in every event we entered. Then many of our students finished in the top five. We won two Sweepstakes awards for overall team ...read more
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Monday, April 24, 2017
Glendora, CA, 7th of April, 2017 – The Glendora Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting for Saints Offroad in Glendora where they specialize in truck accessories for off-road vehicles, as well as racing and performance accessories. Saints Offroad was represented by Owners Ronnie and Amy Hanlon along with their family, friends and community members. Representing the Office of Los Angeles ...read more
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Monday, April 24, 2017
Glendora, CA, April 21, 2017— America’s Christian Credit Union held its 59 th Annual Meeting on April 21, 2017 at ACCU headquarters in Glendora, CA. Credit union members, staff, Board of Directors and Supervisory Committee were in attendance to commemorate the most successful year for the organization to date, and to offer a special tribute to President/CEO Mendell L. Thompson for his ...read more
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Sunday, April 23, 2017
Avoid the hassles of locking out your keys, have a duplicate! Keys provide us the means of gaining access to a multitude of possibilities which can be summed up as valuables, yet they are one of the most commonly lost items we have. If you lost your house key, you can do one of the following, force your way in and damage your door knob in the process, call a locksmith if you have the time, or be ...read more
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Are you or someone you know looking for an alternative to the traditional classroom setting? Check out Charter Oak's Oak Knoll Virtual Academy!
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Thursday, April 13, 2017
How to easily sort your personal and business mails and get a peace of mind When you're dead tired After a long and exhausting day at work, you finally arrived home with a splitting headache only to find out that the mailman had just shoved a big stack of mails into your doorstep. Do you really want to sift through all of them and look for "a day at school" letter that your ...read more
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017
How to be creative on Easter Sunday Egg hunting is a magnet for kids . The feeling of finding colorful eggs is simply irresistible to them just like we used to back in the days. If you want to drive your kid's competitive spirit, you can never go wrong with it. However, if you really wanna get creative on this day without losing all the fun and laughter, you can turn this event into a ...read more
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Tuesday, March 28, 2017
The Glendora Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting for the grand opening of PrimeLending / Davis Team’s second branch office location in Glendora. PrimeLending is a local home loan professional in Glendora. They are here to help you refinance, renovate or buy your new home through their affordable loan options. PrimeLending/ Davis Team was represented by Mortgage Branch Manager Larry ...read more
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Thursday, March 23, 2017
Prankster alert: April fools Everything is funny as long as it's happening to somebody else. - Will Rogers Will Rogers must have been thinking of pranks all along when he coined these words. We have seen it in a lot of YouTube videos and we cannot deny the fact that a lot of them were pretty hilarious. Some even went to great lengths just to orchestrate the mischief. So what really is the ...read more
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Tuesday, February 14, 2017
In January, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority Board of Directors approved an updated project schedule for the 12.3-mile, six-station Foothill Gold Line light rail extension from Glendora to Montclair. The updated schedule is based on detailed constructability reviews conducted as part of the advanced conceptual engineering phase and a more extensive understanding that the next segment ...read more
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Saturday, January 21, 2017
The Glendora Chamber of Commerce hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Holy Land Bethlehem. Natural and fresh wholesome products from Israel, known as the “Holy Land,” can be found at this unique store. In attendance was the Owner Uafah Majed along with family, friends, and community members. From the City of Glendora was Mayor Gene Murabito and Councilmember Karen Davis. The ...read more
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016
The Glendora Chamber's mission is to Promote, Connect & Grow business in Glendora. One of the many services we provide are Ribbon Cuttings. The following are several that we have recently had the pleasure of taking part in. Glendora Employment Agency celebrated 60 years serving the East San Gabriel Valley/Inland Empire. The Glendora Employment Agency is a boutique staffing firm that ...read more
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Wednesday, October 26, 2016
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11) - When you toss your garbage or recycle that water bottle, many of us wonder: will this just end up in the landfill anyway? If it's processed by Athens Services, most of the time, the answer is "no." From curbside to the conveyor belt, the trash Athens trucks picks up throughout more than twenty L.A. county cities is meticulously sorted at this facility ...read more
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Friday, October 07, 2016
On September 26th the 13th Annual Jim Staunton CIF Champions of Character Awards were held in Long Beach. The program honors student athletes, coaches, administrators, and member schools who represent excellent sportsmanship and outstanding character. This year, Lou Farrar, the head football coach from Charter Oak High School was recognized. Coach Farrar has coached 48 seasons of high school ...read more
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Thursday, September 08, 2016
Animals can be full of surprises! Your pet does not typically take well to men but when Uncle Charlie comes over your dog can’t get close enough to him! You say your cat probably won’t be around when strangers are in the house but there he is sitting on your bosses lap at your holiday party! The same can be said when you and your pets meet a new pet sitter. The “Meet and ...read more
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016
THE CRAZY DOG LADIES Dog Walking and Pet Sitting is a team of loving, experienced and responsible animal lovers. We provide 30, 45 and 60 minute walks if you need to get your pups out during the day while you are at work! Our goal is to be your neighborhood pet sitter offering friendly, dependable and professional services to accommodate you and your pets. We are licensed, bonded and insured. Our ...read more
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Tuesday, January 19, 2016
We provide 30, 45 and 60 minute walks if you need to get your pups out during the day while you are at work! THE CRAZY DOG LADIES Dog Walking and Pet Sitting is a team of loving, experienced and responsible animal lovers. Our goal is to be your neighborhood pet sitter offering friendly, dependable and professional services to accommodate you and your pets. We are licensed, bonded and insured. Our ...read more
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Tuesday, January 12, 2016
THE CRAZY DOG LADIES keep pets exercised and comfortable in their own home while you are away! Now that the holidays are over, we have some long weekends coming up. If you are headed out of town for MLK in January or the Presidents Days in February, call THE CRAZY DOG LADIES for pet sitting! We also provide 30, 45 and 60 minute walks if you need to get your pups out during the day while you are at ...read more
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Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Glendora, CA, 15th of September, 2015 - Today the Glendora Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting and grand re-opening celebration for Glendora Tire and Brake located at 405 E. Route 66, Glendora, CA 91741. GT&B recently moved a few doors east to a beautifully remodeled shop to serve all of your automotive needs. In attendance were the owners DJ & Beverly Jafari, staff, family and ...read more
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Monday, June 01, 2015
June 2015 Vol 7 - Issue 6 This issue is sponsored by: Happy June from the Glendora Chamber! As always, there are many opportunities to connect with other businesses, the community and more! Below you will find events to RSVP for so please take a moment and check them out . You can also simply go to our chamber calendar to do so HERE . As THE voice of the Glendora business community, the ...read more
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