St. Stephen Lutheran School Spelling Bee winners

FALLBROOK — St. Stephen Lutheran School recently held its annual school-wide spelling bee. The winners for each grade level represented the school at the Southern California Fine Arts and Forensics Competition, held at Cal Lutheran High School in Wildomar on April 19. The spelling bee winners were Leah Rosenow, Zac Bork, Taylor Faust, Shannon Watson, Chase Bonefant, Maggie […]

FHS Interact Club visits Mexico

FALLBROOK — Members of the Fallbrook High School Interact Club visited the La Gloria Orphanage in San Antonio de las Buenos, Baja California, MX, on May 7. Interact is a social and service club for high school students. The FHS Interact Club is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Fallbrook, which guides the Interactors in developing international […]

BWC names ‘Girls of the Year’

BONSALL — The Bonsall Woman’s Club sponsored the 11th Annual Girl of the Year Awards Tea on May 12 at the Bonsall Community Center. With the theme “A Rainbow of Service and Growth,” the club honored 11 outstanding girls in the community. They include Jessica Lusher, Lauren Sjursen and Frankie Westall of Sullivan Middle School; […]

Bonsall’s new school opens in fall

On August 29, when principal Tom Pellegrino throws open the gates to Bonsall West Elementary, a stampede of Colts will thunder through to find their quarters amid Bison, Coyotes, Diamondbacks and Fire Ants. It’s not the opening of a new zoo but the first day of school for preschoolers through fifth-graders at the Bonsall Union […]

Spears wins student research award

On April 29 and 30, eight Cal State San Marcos students attended the 19th annual CSU Student Research Competition at CSU Sacramento. More than 190 students from 22 California State University campuses attended, competing in 23 different divisions. One of the two Cal State San Marcos students who won an award was Matt Spears, a […]

New associate

Fallbrook Union Elementary School District Superintendent James M. Choate recommended the board authorize a contract for Dr. Janis Tait Schultz to be the district’s associate superintendent educational services. Upon board approval, Dr. Schultz will assume the responsibilities of retiring Assistant Superintendent Dr. Constance Fish as well as additional responsibilities. An “associate superintendent” is a classification […]

Jackson to study medicine in Australia

Recently, Robert Jackson of Del Mar was selected to participate in the International Scholar Laureate Program Delegation on Medicine in Australia from June 4 to June 15. Jackson will gain culturally enriching experience designed to add to each participant’s personal knowledge as well as academic and pre-professional profiles. Jackson was born in Fallbrook and is […]

Math/science breakfast hosted by AAUW

FALLBROOK — Working to inspire and instill the love of math and science, the Fallbrook Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will host a Math/Science Breakfast on Friday, May 20, at 8 a.m. at the Fallbrook Public Utility District meeting room. With the assistance of teachers and administrators of the Fallbrook Union […]