Pictures

Below is a listing of our picture galleries. To view a picture gallery, please click on its associated link.

Japan's Soka University visits Grape St.

Japan's Soka University visits Grape St.

LA's BEST at Grape St. Elementary received special visitors from Japan!  For the fourth year, students and teachers from Soka University in Japan visited the program to observe the teaching philosophy of LA's BEST in order to implement aspects of the program into education programs in Japan.


View Gallery

Yoga at Shenandoah - December First Friday

Yoga at Shenandoah - December First Friday

LA's BEST Friends brought yoga to Shenandoah Elementary.  Students and volunteers participated in stretching, breathing exercises, and fun yoga-inspired games.  It was a relaxing way to end the week!


View Gallery

135th St Journalists at

135th St Journalists at "Alvin and the Chipmunks" Screening/Press Conference

LA's BEST students participated in a press conference and screening for “Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked” as student reporters through Press Friends which supports their journalism club during LA’s BEST at 135th St.


View Gallery

Dr. Ellerbee visits LA's BEST at Leo Politi

Dr. Ellerbee visits LA's BEST at Leo Politi

Dr. Ellerbee, Deputy Superintendent of the Student Support & Special Services Branch at the California Department of Education visited the LA's BEST program at Leo Politi Elementary.  During his visit, he participated in a round-table discussion with LA's BEST and Politi staff.  He also visited several classes and witnessed LA's BEST students practicing science with racecars and mathematics and nutrition with grid gardening!


View Gallery

Snow White Panto Opening Night 2011

Snow White Panto Opening Night 2011

Supporters of LA's BEST gathered for an evening of theater fun at the opening night performance of A SNOW WHITE CHRISTMAS.  The play, performed in the style of a British Panto, was full of energy, music, and audience participation.  Proceeds from opening night benefited LA's BEST.  See pictures from the magical evening!


View Gallery