A Noise Within produces the great works of world drama in rotating repertory with a company of professional, classically trained actors. Through outreach and conservatory training programs A Noise Within fosters an understanding and appreciation of history's greatest plays and playwrights. A Noise Within is the only company in Southern California that works in the repertory tradition and is dedicated solely to producing classical dramatic literature.
Education & Schools
A Noise Within
Alliance Francaise de Pasadena
The Alliance Française de Pasadena is a not-for-profit institution dedicated to the promotion of French language and Francophone cultures, encouraging friendship and collaboration with the French-speaking world. We offer language classes for children and adults, official linguistic certifications, cultural activities for the community, library resources, and an outreach program supporting the study of French in affiliated schools. Fluent speakers or complete beginners, new arrivals or confirmed Francophiles, all are welcome at the Alliance Française de Pasadena.
Arcadia Performing Arts Center Foundation
Art Center College of Design
ArtCenter College of Design, founded in 1930, offers 11 undergraduate and seven graduate degrees in a wide variety of industrial design disciplines as well as visual and applied arts. In addtion to its top-ranked academic programs, the College also serves members of the Greater Los Angeles region through a highly regarded series of year-round educational programs for all ages and levels of experience.
Aspires West Pasadena
Aspires West Pasadena (AWP) is a non-profit community service organization.Â it is an after-school student successÂ program, designed to help students maximize their learning potential in Mathematics and Language Arts and other key subjects.
Bertha Mae Johnson Mims Legacy of Love Foundation
Bertha Mae Johnson Mims Legacy Foundation is dedicated to the formation maintenance and the sustainment of living legacies for future generations through resources, sharing, and the creation of assets.
Beyond the Olive
Beyond the Olive is the premier source for the education, tasting and purchasing of California's high-quality, extra-virgin olive oils, gourmet vinegars, specialty food products and merchandise. Don't miss this first-class shopping experience for the novice who seeks delicious, healthy food and the epicurean who seeks to enhance their cooking experience.
Blair High School JROTC
Brain Balance of Pasadena
C2 Education Center Pasadena
California College of Music
An independent private school that mentors students in popular music; our emphases include voice, guitar, bass, drums, and piano performance as well as artist development, songwriting, and music production. Our mission is to educate musicians effectively, empowering them with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to express themselves dynamically through modern popular music. Our vision is to create an inspiring, diverse, and inclusive higher education space in which students, faculty, and members of the community may gather together to study, create, perform, record, and share music.
California Institute of Advanced Management (CiAM)
California Institute of Advanced Management (CiAM), one of the leading experiential learning based education institutions in the world, the Best MBA Program of the San Gabriel Valley according to Reader's Choice Awards, and Southern California's leading hands-on graduate school, announces that it has received a 6-year accreditation, the maximum amount allowed, from the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). The accreditation means the educational programs offered at CiAM are widely recognized by institutions of higher learning in the United States, China, India, and the vast majority of western countries.
To learn more about CiAM, please visit: www.ciam.edu
California State University, Los Angeles
Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering Institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions and pressing societal challenges. The Institute has 300 professorial faculty members offering a rigorous curriculum and access to hands-on research to approximately 1,000 undergraduates and 1,250 graduate students. Caltech is an independent, privately supported institution with a 124-acre campus located in Pasadena.
Chandler School is an independent, coed, K-8 day school whose mission is to provide each student with the highest quality and most academically challenging education in a nuturing, balanced, and diverse environment.
Cleary Irish Dance
Cottage Co-Op Nursery School
Cottage Co-op Nursery School was founded in 1972 as a non-profit, cooperative preschool by former Pacific Oaks parents who were inspired to create a co-operative school that honored Pacific Oaks approach to learning while extending its benefits to the whole family. Serves children 2 years through pre-K Small class sizes with a capacity enrollment of around 60 Low adult: child ratios of 1:3 for our younger students and 1:4 for our older preschoolers.
Don Bosco Technical Institute
Employed Security Service Center
Evergreen Preschool is a uniquely designed facility providing the highest quality care and education for families in Pasadena and the surrounding areas. Year-round, full day program, along with diapers and wipes for infants and lunch for children ages 24 months and up are included in the price of tuition. Evergreen Preschool serves children 3 months to 6 years of age and implements an emergent style curriculum aligned with the California State Learning Foundations to ensure kindergarten readiness upon completion of the program. Tours are available by appointment during regular business hours, Monday – Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Eye Heart Art
First Tee of Greater Pasadena, The
Five Acres-The Boys' & Girls' Aid Society of Los Angeles County
Five Acres, The Boys' and Girls' Aid Society of Los Angeles County, is a child and family services agency that strengthens families and prevents child abuse through treatment and education in community-based and residential programs. Originally founded as an orphanage in 1888, today Five Acres offers an array of services including residential care and education, mental health services in homes and schools, foster care and adoptions, and domestic violence prevention.
FLEX Pasadena College Prep
All students have a college dream. Whether they dream of big schools or small schools, public schools or private schools, colleges or universities, all students have a college dream. At FLEX College Prep, we help students realize their college dreams. Our team of educational consultants works with students and families to come up with an application strategy that produces results.
Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
"Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy is Southern California's only independent, Catholic, day and boarding school for girls in grades 9-12. The school provides a strong, college preparatory program supported by an active and innovative Christian service component. Renowned Southern California architect Myron Hunt designed the main buildings of the school as a luxury hotel in 1927; however, the resort, managed by Senator Frank P. Flint, ultimately failed. The Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose purchased the former Flintridge Biltmore Hotel at auction in 1931 and thus established the school. Sitting on 41 acres in the San Rafael Hills of Western San Gabriel Valley, FSHA has continued to thrive and expand for over 85 years, serving thousands of students from both the United States and abroad." FSHA is a Catholic, all-girls', day and boarding school located in La Canada Flintridge. Learn more about our school at www.fsha.org.
Fuller Theological Seminary
Fuller Seminary, the largest multi-denominational seminary in the world, provides professional, graduate-level education through its schools of theology, psychology, and intercultural studies. With its main campus near Old Town Pasadena, several regional campuses across the U.S., and online programs, Fuller serves 4,000 students from 90 countries and 110 denominations, offering five programs fully in the Korean language and four in Spanish. The seminary's 43,000 living alumni, the largest alumni base of any seminary, serve throughout the world as ministers, nonprofit organization and corporate leaders, government officials, therapists, counselors, teachers, and in many other vocations of service and leadership.
Fusion Academy Pasadena
Fusion Academy is a private middle and high school where students achieve success through positive relationships and teaching customized to each individual’s learning style. Our success is centered in our one-to-one approach: one student and one teacher per classroom.
Fusion is fully accredited, our high school courses are UC approved, and students can enroll at any time.
Great Minds in STEM
Hastings Ranch Nursery School
Preschool - kids from 2-5 years of age.
Hathaway-Sycamores Child & Family Services
Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services is a leader in responding to the needs of the community and in providing innovative services and programs for over 9,000 children and their families. Today more than 675 staff members provide support to children and their families in a variety of locations throughout Los Angeles County.
Youth Summer Internship
Institute for Educational Advancement
The Institute for Educational Advancement (IEA) is dedicated to the intellectual, creative, and personal growth of our nations' gifted and high-potential youth. Central to the mission of IEA is a commitment to the development of the whole child through engaging educational experiences that promote optimal challenge, mentorship, exploration of ideas, and recognition of personal potential. IEA seeks to connect like-minded individuals and supports a diverse community that creates a sense of belonging and affirmation.
International School of Los Angeles
The International School of Los Angeles is an international preschool through 12th-grade bilingual school which offers an English and French curriculum. All students study a common bilingual program from preschool through 8th grade after which they have a choice between the rigorous and well-balanced FrenchÂ baccalaurÃ©atÂ and International Baccalaureate Diploma programs. The Washington Post consistently lists the International School of Los Angeles as one of the nationâ€™s most challenging private high schools. With five Los Angeles-area campuses (Burbank, Los Feliz, Orange County, Pasadena, and West Valley), and over one thousand students, the School holds triple accreditation from the French Ministry of Education, the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), and the International Baccalaureate (IB). The International School of Los Angeles is committed to academic excellence in a nurturing and intimate environment that encourages personal initiative, creativity, and curiosity, and to preparing students of all backgrounds to excel and contribute to a global world. Since 1978, the School has been instilling the love of learning in all its students through small classes and low student-to-teacher ratios. With over 60 nationalities and 39 spoken languages represented on the campuses, students study and live in a diverse global community every day.
Jiangsu-California International Education Center, Inc.
Bridging East and West, Linking You to the World
Jiangsu Education Services for International Exchange (JESIE), a division of Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education (JPDE), is one of the largest professional education organizations in China, providing comprehensive support and services for international educational exchanges. Established in 1988, JESIE has been in business for 30 years and set up four overseas branches in UK, Canada, United States and Australia respectively. As the American branch of JESIE in the United States, JESIE.USA is located in Los Angeles, California and responsible for all of JESIE’s international exchange programs in the U.S. JESIE.USA is established with the mission of continuously developing and promoting international education, training, and cultural exchange programs between China and the United States.
Since its inception, JESIE.USA has successfully hosted and trained more than 1000 Jiangsu teachers and education administrators in the U.S. Having developed rapport relationships with local institutions and received advanced academic support in the field of international education from both countries, JESIE.USA has hosted study tours for 2,600 students. Meanwhile, the office earned recognition from the Consulate General of China in Los Angeles and U.S. Education society in regards to its contributions in international education.
JESIE.USA has also developed other programs to foster U.S.-China international cooperation for education: overseas study programs which include ELL programs for elementary and secondary students, college scholarship programs and customized college summer programs for undergraduate students; teacher training programs; study abroad services; sister-school partnerships; annual International Principal Forum; Study-in-China programs which offer short-term Discover Jiangsu Cultural Immersion Program and long-term Jasmine Scholarship for American students, and lastly, International Teacher Recruitment.
Our network covers 41 states and Washington D.C. and has nearly 500 collaborative partner schools across the United States including elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, and universities. We have developed lasting, collaborative relationships with some of the top universities in the United States, including the University of Pennsylvania, Duke University, Northwestern University, University of California-Los Angeles, University of California-Berkeley, University of Southern California, University of North Carolina—Chapel Hill, University of California-San Diego, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Saint Louis University.
In recent years, JESIE.USA has implemented high-quality teacher training programs, and several of them are dispatched by JPDE. One of these training programs, “2,000 Education Professional Project”, built a high-level education exchange platform for educators from both China and the United States. Participants are drawn from 13 municipalities, some prefecture-level cities, and counties across the Jiangsu province. The program is determined to help participants obtain teaching strategies, interactive classroom management skills and enhance international education vision to improve their education quality.
JESIE USA is integrating international resources and promoting Jiangsu Education while aiming at improving the quality of Jiangsu education and build the brand of Jiangsu Education and its mission is to promote Chinese culture. JESIE USA will continue to promote and expand the influence of Jiangsu education in the United States, and at the same time develop a solid foundation to support the improvement of general education in Jiangsu Province.
Here is the website of our company: http://www.jesieusa.com/
Judson International School
Private Christian School, K-12 Education
KidsZone Preschool Academy
La Salle College Preparatory
Learning Works Charter
Light Bringer Project
Light Bringer Project is a nonprofit, Pasadena-based arts organization founded in 1990. Our mission is to build community through the power of arts and education. We deliver these programs to underserved youth in the Pasadena and Los Angeles area. The organization also owns and produces two free annual arts events: Pasadena Chalk Festival and Pasadena Doo Dah Parade.
Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes
Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes is an orgaization dedicated to helping students learn to their potential. Our research-driven instruction develops the sensory-cognitive processes of phonemic awareness, symbol imagery and concept imagery. These processes are the foundation of good reading, spelling and language comprehension skills. MISSION STATEMENT: We strive to enhance learning for all people, for all ages.....for life.
Los Angeles College of Music
Maranatha High School
"For 50 years, Maranatha High School has been the only non-denominational Christian high school in the San Gabriel Valley. The school’s goal to provide excellent college preparatory education in a Christ-revering context has resonated with families who have voted Maranatha the Best Private School! Maranatha not only offers 31 Advanced Placement and honors courses, but has proven exceptional in the arts, and competitive in athletics with both CIF and State level wins this past year."
Mayfield Junior School of the Holy Child Jesus
Mundo Academy offers competitively priced in-home test preparation, tutoring and academic coaching services. We tutor students in all learning levels of math, science, and Spanish. We not only target students’ needs but also work to fill in the gaps in foundational knowledge so as to ensure future success. We also offer support with study skills, time management, homework, organization and grade management. Our individualized test prep programs for the SAT, ACT, HSPT, and ISEE take a three-pronged approach. We select substantive material that targets commonly tested concepts, we teach test-taking strategies, and we give practice tests so students apply that knowledge to develop speed and accuracy. Mundo Academy also seeks to partner with local nonprofits and schools to offer low-cost test prep to students who may otherwise not have access. For more information, visit mundoacademy.com or call (626) 354-2032.
New School of Cooking
We base our teaching on a combination of classical and modern cooking through contemporary concepts in a technique-based approach. Recipes are important but mastering skills involve hands-on learning. Our graduates can walk into any kitchen and feel right at home with the training they have received.
If you just want to learn to cook or bake better New School has a program for you. We have a class or series for every skill level and area of interest from single themed classes to our highly-regarded 10- week Cooking and Baking series.
Then there are our courses for the kitchen-curious little ones. One day themed classes, summer camps, and party packages are all available to make cooking fun for everyone.
If you are looking for a school for career-training in California it is important to ask if it is approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. This approval means the school meets the highest standards and the credential you earn is recognized by employers. Our full-time professional programs in culinary arts and baking and pastry arts are approved by the State of California. In fact, the New School of Cooking is the only independent, State-approved culinary school in Los Angeles.
We also provide a wide range of onsite and offsite Gourmet catering services. Our chef instructors and students provide the highest quality of local sustainable ingredients for any occasion.
For the restaurant our hours are now the following:
M-F 8 am-8pm; serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner
3 pm - 5 pm daily is happy hour
Saturdays we are closed
Sunday 9 am - 2 pm is our brunch
Oak Crest Academy
Ojakian Tennis Inc.
Ojakian Tennis Inc. specializes in tennis program development, daily tennis operations and management for resorts, hotels and private tennis clubs; along with private resident lessons, and retreats to destination tennis locations. Tennis centers with the Ojakian Tennis Brand are guaranteed a commitment to world-class tennis and exceptional service for its members and guests. We are excited in our new partnership with The Langham Huntington Hotel and looking forward to having a thriving business in the City of Pasadena.
Pacific Oaks College & Children's School
Pacific Oaks College is an accredited higher education institution offering bachelor's, master's, and certificate programs in human development, counseling, education, early childhood education, and teacher credentialing. Pacific Oaks' main campus is in Pasadena, Calif., and classes are also offered at convenient instructional sites throughout California (Chico, Porterville, Sacramento, Salinas, Santa Cruz, and Visalia) and online. Pacific Oaks Children's School offers renowned programs for children ages 6 months through 6 years. The Children's School has been at the forefront of early childhood education for more than 60 years and is internationally known for its progressive approach and pioneering accomplishments in the areas of anti-bias education, emergent curriculum, and peaceful conflict resolution.
Pasadena City College
Pasadena City College Community Education Center
Pasadena City College Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
The SBDC is the SBA’s largest service program and provides high-quality business & economic development assistance to small businesses & entrepreneurs. We provide no-cost business advising and low-cost training to existing and new businesses.
Pasadena Conservatory of Music
An independent, non-profit, nationally-accredited school, the Conservatory's mission is to educate, advocate, inspire and share through music study and performance. Students of every age from infants to senior citizens enjoy private instruction in music performance, theory, history and composition. The Music Mobile and other outreach programs provide music education to public school classrooms.
Pasadena Educational Foundation
Pasadena Language Center
Pasadena Unified School District
Paul Mitchell the School-Pasadena
Professional Child Development Associates
Professional Child Development Associates was established in 1997 by Dr. Diane Cullinane, Developmental Pediatrician, and Mimi Winer, R.N., M.S, Clinical Nurse Specialist, with the vision of providing innovative and comprehensive interdisciplinary services for children with developmental challenges or disabilities and their families. Using the DIR' - Flootime approach, PCDA provides quality, family-centered services for children and training and consultation to staff, parents and professionals about the best child development practices. PCDA became a nonprofit corporation in March 2008.
Project Scientist promotes Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math to girls ages 4-14. The need for Project Scientist was based off a vast amount of research that shows girls with a high skill, aptitude, and talent for STEM subjects are not currently served or identified at a young age. Project Scientist was created to change the world's view of "who" a scientist is and "what" a scientist does. Every second of a girl's time with Project Scientist is intentional and based off of the latest research of what drives and sustains girl's interest in STEM. We annually partner with Harvard and the University of North Carolina Charlotte to research our model and validate our impact.
Saint Andrew Catholic School
St. Andrew Catholic School, an educational presence in Pasadena since 1897, provides a student-centered curriculum that exceeds curriculum standards and the Schoolwide Learning Expectations. SAS is an urban Catholic Elementary School located in the downtown area of Pasadena known as “Old Pasadena.” The school’s diverse population reflects Pasadena’s economic and demographic richness.
Saint Francis High School
St. Francis High School is a Catholic, college-preparatory school for boys in grades 9-12. Since its founding by the Capuchin Franciscan Friars in 1946, it has been committed to enriching the mind and heart, strengthening respect through service and humility, creating a family environment, and envisioning men of hope and peace. It offers a challenging curriculum and many opportunities for extracurricular involvement. St. Francis is fully accredited by WASC and the WCEA.
San Gabriel & Pomona Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
School of Rock Pasadena
"School of Rock Pasadena teaches guitar, bass, vocals, keyboards, drums, and combines weekly private music lessons and group band rehearsals to prepare students to take the stage in front of live audiences in an authentic concert setting. Through our innovative curriculum and community atmosphere, School of Rock students not only learn music but develop problem-solving and teamwork skills that crossover into other areas of their lives. We start at age 3.5 and teach all the way up to adults. The first lesson is free."
STEM World is LA’s premiere STEM-immersion center, located in the heart of Pasadena. We offer all things science, technology, engineering, and math, complete with a high-tech Makerspace, fully-equipped laboratory, state-of-the-art classroom, and a virtual reality zone, all complemented by award-winning STEM retail products. Our mission is to inspire future scientists and with premier summer camps, as well as year-round after-school labs and teen workshops, it's not hard to see why STEM World is unlike any place on Earth! 626-247-4347 www.stemworld.net
University of Redlands School of Business
University of Redlands, Burbank & Pasadena Campus.....A degree from the University of Redlands School of Business offers students and employers a well-rounded educational experience that focuses on the development of management and leadership skills. The University of Redlands adult programs offer classes and workshops at several branch campuses throughout southern California, including two local campuses in Burbank and Pasadena......Whether you’re looking to complete your bachelor’s degree or earn a graduate degree, we offer programs that are built to fit your needs. We offer a Bachelor of Science in Business, Master of Arts in Management, Masters of Business Administration, and Master of Science in Information Technology.....Redlands.edu/Burbank
University of the West
The University of the West, also known as UWest, is a private, nonprofit liberal arts college located in Rosemead California with a distinct focus on whole-person education. Founded by Venerable Master Hsing Yun in 1991, UWest offers a unique Buddhist perspective integrating Eastern and Western cultures, yet does not require students to be Buddhist to attend. UWest is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, known also as WASC. We offer ESL, undergraduate, and graduate programs for domestic and international students, at an affordable tuition price. Not only that, but we offer housing and resources to help students succeed on their path. For more information please visit our website, at www.uwest.edu.
Villa Esperanza Services
Villa Esperanza Services is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the care and education of children, adults, and seniors with disabilities. Founded in 1961 by a group of mothers who believed their developmentally disabled children deserved quality care and education, the program was named Villa Esperanza ("House of Hope") in 1966. Today, Villa serves children, adults, and seniors each year ranging in age from 5-96 years old and include individuals with autism, cerebral palsy, Alzheimer's, dementia, Down syndrome, speech or communication difficulties and many other developmental disabilities. Villa serves individuals in Los Angeles and Ventura Counties by offering: o A comprehensive school for children and youth to age 22, serving 24 school districts; --A Speech and Language Center serving children, adults and seniors at Villa and in the surrounding communities; --An integrated, community-based employment and work placement program; --A center and community-based day program for adults; --Eight adult residences in Pasadena and one in Thousand Oaks; --An integrated Adult Day Program serving adults and seniors; --An integrated Care Management Program serving adults and seniors in 41 cities; --Independent Living Services program and a 6-unit independent living apartment in Pasadena
Westmoreland Academy/Institute for the Redesign of Learning
The institute for the Redesign of Learning/Westmoreland Academy's mission is to empower individuals with special needs to take charge of their own learning and become competent, caring, and contributing members of society. Westmoreland Academy offers a unique specialty program for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) based on the belief that extraordinary students require and extraordinary program. the Institute's goal is to provide the most current, effective, and nurturing education and supportive services available anywhere for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders, and their fmailies, to enable students with ASD to lead happy and productive lives.