August News

No Classes, Promotion Test, New Classes, Word of the Month

No Classes

  • No Classes on Friday, Aug. 5 from 5 PM and onward due to the Promotion Test. There will be regular class for the 3:30 PM and 4:15 PM classes.
  • No Classes on Saturday, Aug. 6 due to the Promotion Test.
  • No Classes on Friday, Aug. 12 due to the Belt Ceremony.

August Promotion Test

The Promotion Test will be on Friday. Aug. 5 and Sat. Aug. 6 and will be held at the Burbank (HQ) location: 335 N. San Fernando Blvd. Burbank, CA 91502


Testing Times for Friday, Aug. 5:

Pee-Wees (ages 3-5): 5 - 6 PM

Black Belts (ages 12 and under): 6 - 7:15 PM

Adults (ages 13 and up): 7:15 - 8:30 PM


Testing Times for Saturday, Aug. 6 for CURRENT BELTS:

White - Yellow (ages 6-12): 9:30 - 10:30 AM

Purple - Green (ages 6-12): 10:30 - 11:30 AM

Blue - Sr. Red (ages 6-12): 11:30 AM - 1PM


Please wear FULL Uniforms (long sleeve tops and bottoms)!


If you received a testing envelope, you are ready to test. If you have not received one yet, feel free to ask the Masters what you need to be ready for the test!

Form Tournament and Belt Ceremony

The Form Tournament will be on Friday, Aug. 12 from 5-6 PM. Signups will be available at the front desk on the day of the test.


The Belt Ceremony will be on Thurs., Aug. 11 from 7:15 - 8:15 PM for TEENS & ADULTS.

It will be on Friday, Aug. 12 from 6 - 8 PM for CHILDREN 3 - 12 YRS.


Please wear FULL Uniforms (long sleeve tops and bottoms)!


We will be having a special guest appearance by Burbank Mayor Jess Talamantes at the Belt Ceremony!

Glendale & Victory Class Changes

Starting Friday, Aug. 19, there will be 3:30 PM and 4:15 PM classes at the Glendale location on Fridays.

3:30 PM - White ~ Green Belts, ALL AGES Children & Adults

4:15 PM - Blue ~ Black, ALL AGES Children & Adults


In addition, there will be no more 3:30 PM and 4:15 PM classes at the Burbank (Victory) location on Fridays. 5 PM classes and onward will not be affected.

Word of the Month

July's Word of the Month was Leadership! Take what you learned this month about Leadership and apply it to the monthly homework found on our website here.


You will need an account to view the monthly homework. If you do not have one yet, you can click "Sign Up" on the left, enter your details, and wait up to 24 hours for your account to be validated. Once you sign up, you may download the monthly homework, sticker charts, power charts, and view forms and techniques videos.


Please turn this in no later than Monday, Aug. 15 to receive one Golden Sticker!