12:00 PM - 11:59 PM Cerritos Preview Day
3:15 PM - 11:59 PM Baseball Varsity vs. La Serna
3:15 PM - 11:59 PM Dance Concert practice
3:15 PM - 11:59 PM JV-Frosh Baseball vs. La Serna
3:15 PM - 11:00 PM Varsity Softball vs. La Serna
7:00 PM - 11:59 PM Every Tuesday night Whittier Thunder Basketball Practice
7:00 PM - 11:59 PM Every Wednesday & Friday Whittier Thunder Basketball Practice
9:00 PM - 11:59 PM BA Senior Trip
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Dance Concert
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM Sports Physicals
Whittier High School Principal Lori Eshilian, who has helmed the Cardinal campus for almost eight years, and Assistant Superintendent of Personnel Services Rich Russell, who has been with the District for 22 years, will retire from their posts in June.
Pioneer High School Principal Monica Oviedo and Santa Fe High School Principal Kevin Jamero will help lead the District as assistant superintendents in the wake of Superintendent Sandra Thorstenson’s impending retirement and the selection of Assistant Superintendent of Business Services Martin Plourde as her successor.
The Whittier Union High School District will name a new 7,000-seat District football stadium under construction at California High School the “Sandra Sanchez Thorstenson Stadium” in honor of Superintendent Thorstenson, who is retiring in June after 39 years with the District.
More than 300 female students from Whittier Union’s seven high schools packed into Rio Hondo College’s Wray Theater for the 21st annual Women’s Conference, an event aimed to inspire participants through a series of workshops that provided resources and helped strengthen young women’s wellness in mind and body.
California High School arts teacher Julie Tonkovich is one of only 10 public school teachers appointed to serve on the Instructional Quality Commission (IQC), an advisory body to the State Board of Education, providing her the opportunity to help develop and strengthen education standards that will benefit students across the state.