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NEW - Pioneer High School Winter 2016 E-Newsletter

Pioneer High has launched a new biannual e-newsletter that includes stories and news from our Titan Campus! Click here for more. Archives of Pioneer's newsletters are available here.
The Pioneer Titan Community is mourning the tragic loss of our student, Joanna Lopez.  Please consider supporting a Go Fund Me account that has been set up for Joanna and her family.  The link is below:
The Pioneer High School Dance Company is sponsoring a Shakey's Pizza on Washington Blvd. to support the family of Joanna Lopez.  We ask for your support in attending!  All proceeds will go to the Lopez family for funeral expenses.  See information below:
Joanna Lopez & family Fundraiser at Shakey's Pizza in West Whittier  
Apply online for our highly successful college readiness program and start planning for your success now!

New WUHSD Website Coming Soon!!

The Whittier Union High School District will launch its new website June 30th, featuring a sleek and modern look designed to provide students, staff, parents and the Whittier Union community easy access to resources and information. 

The redesigned District homepage and individual school home pages will maintain a comprehensive web presence that can also be accessed on tablets and mobile phones. The website will include additional content areas for news and announcements, a calendar of events and information on the Local Control and Accountability Plan and new funding system. The District’s page features a translation button – allowing visitors to translate website content into various languages using Google Translate. Whittier Union partnered with Edlio, a leading school and district website developer, to enhance the website and integrate features and tools that matter most to District stakeholders.
NEW - Superintendent’s Message
Spring 2017
Superintendent Martin J. Plourde shares a message ushering in the spring season, reflecting on student and teacher accomplishments and looking ahead to end-of-year celebrations. Click here to read the message.
NEW - WUHSD Spring 2017 Newsletter
Check out WUHSD's Spring Newsletter, which features student, staff and teacher success stories from throughout our District. Click here to read the newsletter. En español.
 Monthly WUHSD Update: May 2017
Check out the latest news and events happening at our high schoolsClick here to read our latest update. An archive of all District newsletters is available here.
2015 Report to the Community 
WUHSD students are reaching increasingly higher levels of academic achievement as the result of the District’s focus on its “Whatever It Takes” initiative. The 2015 Report to the Community provides new, detailed information on the District’s academic improvement as well as a budget overview and summary of its ongoing program to modernize facilities. Click here to download the report. Para el informe en español, haga clic aquí.


  • Pioneer High Celebrates College-Bound Students with College Signing Day

    Hundreds of students from Whittier Union’s three AVID schools celebrated an important next step toward achieving their academic pursuits during College Signing Day on April 26, establishing their commitment to continue their education at a university, community college, the military or vocational school. Clad in college apparel and smiling ear-to-ear, Titans, Chiefs and Cardinals from Pioneer, Santa Fe and Whittier high schools signed banners of the colleges and universities they will attend in the fall, inspiring crowds of cheering underclassmen.

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  • Pioneer High Schools Earns Prestigious AVID National Demonstration School Status

    Pioneer High School’s thriving college-going culture and strong academic curriculum has put the Whittier Union campus in the national spotlight, earning distinction as a National Demonstration School for AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination), a college-readiness system designed to increase the number of students who enroll in four-year colleges. Pioneer is the second school in the District to receive the honor, held by fewer than 3 percent of AVID schools across the nation.

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  • State Unveils New Schools Performance Dashboard

    The new California School Dashboard – a tool that evaluates district, school and student performance – was released March 15 for a statewide field test, providing Whittier Union families and educators a glimpse of the new accountability and improvement system before its official release in fall 2017.

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  • Resiliency and Maturity Earn Pioneer High Student Recognition from Board, Titan Community

    Pioneer High School senior Lazarus Casillas endured great emotional hardship after the death of his mother six years ago, a struggle that spurred academic instability during his formative middle school years. Since finding a home at Pioneer, he has emerged as a student leader whose resilience and maturity serve as an inspiration to his schoolmates and the Titan faculty and staff.

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  • Whittier Union Launches New Tool to Increase Communication Between Parents, Teachers

    The Whittier Union High School District has launched a new electronic communication tool that will help strengthen engagement between students, parents, teachers and school administrators. Already integrated into the District’s Aeries Parent Portal student information system, Loop supports one- and two-way announcements and messaging between any system users through phone calls, text messages, e-mails, text-to-speech and instant messaging.

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  • College Night for 11th Grade/Noche de Informacion del Colegio

    Wednesday, April 26, 2017- 6pm in the Cafeteria

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  • Pioneer High School in collaboration with the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department invites you to the: DANGERS OF SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP/PELIGROS DE LAS REDES SOCIALES

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017 6:00PM in the Cafeteria


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  • 2017-2018 Academic Calendar
    Click Here for the recently published WUHSD 2017-2018 Academic Calendar
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  • 2016-2017 Academic Calendar
    Click Here for the WUHSD 2016-2017 Academic Calendar
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  • 2016-2017 Pioneer High School Parent Involvement

    Click Here for PHS Parent Meeting Dates 

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  • Open Enrollment 2017-18 
    Open Enrollment Dates:
    January 23, 2017 - February 3, 2017
    For more information or to apply, please click here
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  • Please make sure to complete the Parent Survey so your input can help improve our school.
    2016 WUHSD Parent Survey in English:

    2016 WUHSD Encuesta para Padres en Español:

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  • Join us for Back to School Night  Thursday, September 15 at 6:00 p.m.!  Food, information booths, school merchandise and a performance by our Titan Band will begin at 5:00p.m..  Class visits begin shortly after 6:00p.m.  Hope to see all of our Titan families at Back to School Night 2016!

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  • Supplemental Educational Services/Servicios Educativos Suplementarios (SES) 

    Click here for the SES Application
    Click here for FAQs regarding SES
    Oprima aquí para ver la solicitud SES 
    Oprima aquí para ver las Preguntas Frecuentes de SES
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  • Reunion Information
    Alumni are you looking for Reunion info? Take a look at the Alumni Reunion Link on right hand side of this website.  If you have information you would like added to the Reunion page, please click here to email MariaElena Castañeda, the Activities Secretary.
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