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Catch glimpses of the variety of programs, goals, and accomplishments that Beyond the Bell provides, strives towards, and achieves on a daily bases with these video vignettes and news stories! 


News Stories

Marathon Week Youth 26th KTLA (With AC Green)

Marathon Week: LAUSD Students Finish Youth 26th Mile at Dodger Stadium 1 Marathon Week: LAUSD Students Finish Youth 26th Mile at Dodger Stadium 2 Marathon Week: LAUSD Students Finish Youth 26th Mile at Dodger Stadium 3


  Director Timothy Bower discusses 26th Mile
Students Serve LA 2018  
BTB Take Action High School Students Help Hurricane Victims
KLCS Coverage of 2017 LAUSD Acadecmic Decathlon Awards  



KLCS Coverage of 2016 LAUSD Acadecmic Decathlon Competition

North Hollywood Cyber Patriots get a big send off

for thier national competition!

FOX 11 News In Depth: CyberPatriot 2017


LAUSD BTB All District Honor Band at the 2017 Kingdom Day Parade
LAUSD BTB All District Honor Band at the 2017 Rose Parade
  CyberPatriots: It's elementary!
We talk to the man in charge of LAUSD's All District Honor Band, Tony White, about what it takes to get LAUSD musicians ready to play world-class venues like the Rose Parade and the Hollywood Bowl. On Ask the Dean: a musician's conundrum... save your hearing, or hear your playing. Arts Alive: June 11, 2016: All District Honor Band leader Tony White 

BTB 26 Mile Event

KLCS Coverage of 2016 Martin Luther King Day Parade

WLBZ (NBC) coverage of 2016 Rose Parade featuring the LAUSD All City Marching Band.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar supports Beyond the Bell and literacy in LAUSD.  
Summer Programs for 2015
George Lopez Support After School Programs
NBC News Story on Cyber Patriot
 Executive Director, Alvaro Cortes, testifies at LA City Hall.
KLTA and KNBC news coverage of Academic Decathlon
KVEA Interview

Program Examples

LAUSD Honor Band Invitation to Perform in the Rose Parade

BOOST 2018 Academic Decathlon 26 Mile Run

Bobcat at Clear Creek

Prime Time Games Football 2017 from Team Prime Time on Vimeo. Lanugage in Action Program
Fall Culmination
 Youth Orchestra Los Angeles performs at Super Bowl 50 Challenge Los Angeles 2016 LA84/BTB District Soccer Championships at Ferraro Fields

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See the KLCS spot on SOS

2015 Central Ave Jazz Festival Promo - Full Band from KLCS onVimeo. 

Cyber Patriot VII  Spotlight on Success 2016 
 Take Action 2015
Spotlight on Success
 Take Action 2014-2015 Spring Overview 2015 
Winter 14-15 Fall 2014 Summer 2014
BTB Spring 2014 Spotlight on Success: Take Action 2014 CyberDay LA 2014
CyberPatriot 2014: Defending DC Students Serve LA  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar at Camp Skyhook
 Kids Marathon

BTB Fall 2013

BTB Winter 2013-2014
LAUSD / BTB All District Honor Marching Band at the
Martin Luther Kindom Day Parade
CyberDay LA 2013 39th Annual Band and Drill Team Championship
 From our friends at ARC After school programming is critical for students, families and communities. Marching Band



News Stories (Print)

North Hollywood High team wins national cybersecurity competition
Russians and Chinese hackers beware.
Americans, breathe a sigh of relief. Students from North Hollywood High have got your back.

Granada Hills Academic Decathlon champs bask in hero’s welcome on campus
By Antonie Boessenkool, Los Angeles Daily News
The rest of the campus cheered the Granada Hills Charter High School’s Academic Decathlon team Monday, April 24, 2017, after their weekend win at the National Academic Decathlon competition in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) 
The victorious Academic Decathlon team from Granada Hills Charter High School got a hearty welcome home Monday morning, complete with bagpipes and cheerleaders, after snagging the national title for a third straight year in Madison, Wisconsin, last week.

For these North Hollywood students, fending off cyberattacks is a team sport
By Matthew Carey I Posted: 02/03/17, 6:55 PM PST    
North Hollywood High Cyber Patriot team “Togo“ goes through drills on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in North Hollywood. Right:  North Hollywood High Cyber Patriot team “Truman” goes through drills on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in North Hollywood. Photo by Gene Blevins/Special to the Los Angeles Daily News 
A group of students at North Hollywood High School is set to take part in a competition that could impact not only their future, but the country’s too.
They’ll participate in a Los Angeles Unified anti-hacking competition Saturday at the RAND Corp. in Santa Monica, and test their ability to repel simulated cyberattacks.

Marshall High wins Super Quiz of Academic Decathlon 
February 4, 2017I 10:00PM

High School Teams Compete in GO-Biz Cyber Innovation Challenge -

Academic decathlon Super Quiz is a sport unto itself—with the fans to prove it. - LA Times

Academic Decathlon brings hope for 7th consecutive win for L.A. Unified. LAUSD Daily

Students perform at Super Bowl! - LA Times

Los Angeles marching band winds up for the Rose Parade - LA Daily News

“Spare Parts” a Hit with Valley Area High School Students: New George Lopez Film Screened At His Old School - San Fernendo Valley Sun Newspaper



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