Tucson Police Teach Safety at La Paloma South

KGUN 9 features members of the Tucson Police Department at La Paloma South, where they held assemblies teaching gun safety, school safety, and, according to Principal Paul Bummer, emphasizing the message to students, “If you see something, say something.”

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La Paloma’s Spirit of Giving Featured on Tucson News Now

Tucson News Now spotlights all three La Paloma campuses, as students and teachers strive to bring holiday cheer to the less fortunate. At Central, an 8th grade bake sale raised $400 for Toys for Tots; at Lakeside, 2nd graders are collecting toys for Diamond Children’s Medical Center; and students at South participated in the Red Sleigh Toy Drive.

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What Questions Should You Ask at Parent-teacher Conferences?

Now that students have returned from fall break, it’s time for parent-teacher conferences. Do you know the right questions to ask your child’s teacher? Vice Principal Mr. Waugaman explains to KGUN 9 how parents can help their students achieve social and emotional, as well as academic, success.

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Test-taking Anxiety and How to Relieve It

LPA South Principal, Paul Bummer, talks to KGUN 9 about how back-to-school testing can lead to anxiety for students. Principal Bummer offers suggestions on the best ways to relieve test-taking anxiety.

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Before- and After-school Care on a Budget

Principal Paul Bummer, from LPA’s South campus, discusses the importance of the free before- and after-school programs which are available to La Paloma Academy students and are an excellent resource for families on a budget.

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