Welcome to Altadena Arts Magnet

Dr. Benita Scheckel
Head of School

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) is pleased to announce the selection of Benita Scheckel as Principal of Altadena Arts Magnet. Ms. Scheckel was promoted after a competitive process that included input provided by Altadena Arts Magnet stakeholders, students, employees, and parents that informed the development of the new principal profile.

School Profile

  • Grade Levels: Preschool-5th
  • Number of Students: 275
  • Class Size: 24
  • Student-Teacher Ratio: 1:24