Students and staff tour Washington D.C. to witness inauguration

February 9, 2017

The Close Up Foundation, which takes students from around the country to Washington D.C. to learn about American democracy, took three Aragon staff members and 29 Aragon students to the city from Jan. 16 to 22. The trip allowed participants to witness President Trump’s inauguration, and to explore America’s culture and history through D.C.’s many monuments, museums and federal buildings. Joining Aragon with the Close Up Foundation were students from other California schools, as well as students from Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Montana, Puerto Rico and Texas.


Spanish Classes adopt 4 point grading scale

November 17, 2016

The standards-based grading scale, or the four point grading system, has been implemented by the Aragon Spanish Department this academic year, joining other classes such as Band and Culinary Arts. This scale is a new way of approaching grading, offering a different system than the more common A through F scale.