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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 4, 1992
A 14-year-old Stratford Preparatory School student was charged Friday with the vandalism that prompted a teacher--hoping to solve the crime--to make students write repeated samples of the obscene threats painted on walls at the Van Nuys school. Administrators of the 48-student, private school are trying to deal with the fallout created by media attention focusing on the teacher's detective work. But some parents remained angry and held their students out of classes.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 6, 1992
An exclusive Van Nuys preparatory school being sued for racial discrimination was sued again Monday, this time by a former headmaster who is white but says he was fired because the school's owner thought he was black. Dale Goodman, in a lawsuit filed in Superior Court in Van Nuys, is seeking more than $10 million in damages from the Fukushima High School of Japan and its American subsidiary, the Stratford Preparatory School on Sepulveda Boulevard.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 6, 1992
An exclusive Van Nuys preparatory school being sued for racial discrimination was sued again Monday, this time by a former headmaster who is white but says he was fired because the school's owner thought he was black. Dale Goodman, in a lawsuit filed in Superior Court in Van Nuys, is seeking more than $10 million in damages from the Fukushima High School of Japan and its American subsidiary, the Stratford Preparatory School on Sepulveda Boulevard.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 8, 1992 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Officials at a Van Nuys preparatory school on Tuesday denied allegations by its former director that the exclusive institution has illegally tried to exclude black and Latino students. But they also released statistics showing that the enrollment of minorities has dropped sharply since the school opened. In addition, Leslie S.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 4, 1992 | MICHAEL CONNELLY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A 14-year-old boy was charged Friday with the vandalism that prompted a controversial incident in which a teacher, hoping to solve the crime, made students write samples of the obscene threats found on the walls of a private Van Nuys school. The charges were filed as administrators of the 48-student Stratford Preparatory School were trying to deal with the fallout created by media attention focusing on science and physical education teacher Vic Harding's detective work.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 1, 1992 | CAROL WATSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
About 40 students at the private Stratford Preparatory School in Van Nuys were forced to write repeated samples of four-letter obscenities for a teacher trying to identify the vandal who painted threats against another teacher on a school wall, school officials said Tuesday. The acting principal of the school apologized Tuesday to parents outraged by the action Friday and promised it would never happen again.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 7, 1992 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The founding director of an international prep school in Van Nuys has filed a $1.1-million lawsuit against the school, saying he was fired for refusing to heed his Japanese employer's orders to keep out black and Salvadoran students. The school, known both as the Stratford Preparatory School and the California Preparatory School, is an offshoot of one of the largest and most prestigious high schools in Japan.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 8, 1992 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Officials at a Van Nuys preparatory school on Tuesday denied allegations by its former director that the exclusive institution has illegally tried to exclude black and Latino students. But they also released statistics showing that the enrollment of minorities has dropped sharply since the school opened. In addition, Leslie S.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 6, 1992 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An exclusive Van Nuys preparatory school already being sued for racial discrimination was sued again Monday, this time by a former headmaster who is white but says he was fired because the school's owner thought he was black. Dale Goodman, in a lawsuit filed in Superior Court in Van Nuys, is seeking more than $10 million in damages from the Fukushima High School of Japan and its American subsidiary, the Stratford Preparatory School on Sepulveda Boulevard.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 1, 1992 | CAROL WATSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
About 40 students at the private Stratford Preparatory School in Van Nuys were forced to write repeated samples of four-letter words for a teacher trying to find out who painted obscene threats against another teacher on school walls, school officials said Tuesday. The acting principal of the school apologized Tuesday to parents outraged by the Friday action and promised it would never happen again.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 7, 1992 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The founding director of an international prep school in Van Nuys has filed a $1.1-million lawsuit against the school, saying he was fired for refusing to heed his Japanese employer's orders to keep out black and Salvadoran students. The school, known both as the Stratford Preparatory School and the California Preparatory School, is an offshoot of one of the largest and most prestigious high schools in Japan.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 4, 1992
A 14-year-old Stratford Preparatory School student was charged Friday with the vandalism that prompted a teacher--hoping to solve the crime--to make students write repeated samples of the obscene threats painted on walls at the Van Nuys school. Administrators of the 48-student, private school are trying to deal with the fallout created by media attention focusing on the teacher's detective work. But some parents remained angry and held their students out of classes.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 4, 1992 | MICHAEL CONNELLY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A 14-year-old boy was charged Friday with the vandalism that prompted a controversial incident in which a teacher, hoping to solve the crime, made students write samples of the obscene threats found on the walls of a private Van Nuys school. The charges were filed as administrators of the 48-student Stratford Preparatory School were trying to deal with the fallout created by media attention focusing on science and physical education teacher Vic Harding's detective work.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 1, 1992 | CAROL WATSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
About 40 students at the private Stratford Preparatory School in Van Nuys were forced to write repeated samples of four-letter obscenities for a teacher trying to identify the vandal who painted threats against another teacher on a school wall, school officials said Tuesday. The acting principal of the school apologized Tuesday to parents outraged by the action Friday and promised it would never happen again.
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