New 2013 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 2013 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.
Santa Fe High School English teacher Barbara Abell’s student-centered focus, which she has maintained during her 23-year teaching career at the school, recently garnered her the title of WUHSD Teacher of the Year for 2013-14. Click on the title above to read the full story.
Whittier Union High School District’s students’ state test scores continued to rise in 2012-13, bringing the district’s overall California State Academic Performance Index (API) up to 790, according to results from the California State Department of Education (CDE). Click on the title above to read the full story.
More Whittier Union students than ever before are completing the courses necessary for college entrance into the University of California and California State University systems, with Pioneer High School students achieving the highest percentage in the District, recent data show. Click on the title above to read the full story.
California High School’s Puente Program Team recently received recognition from state Puente officials for having some of the highest numbers of Puente students in the state that applied to and were accepted by four-year colleges and universities. Click on the title above for the full story.
Randy Castillo, the former dean of Whittier High School, has been appointed the new Assistant Principal of Business and Activities at La Serna High School. Click on the title above for the full story.
At California High School, students and teachers are enjoying the remodeled science classrooms in buildings DD and I with more science classrooms to open this month in building F. Click on the title above to read the full story.
Santa Fe High's Marching Band and Color Guard performed in the 30th annual Central American Parade in Los Angeles. Click on the title above to read the full story.
Telemundo's morning news program recently interviewed Lou Munoz, a Whittier High School counselor with the Cardinal Computer Academy, about Whittier Union's Career Academies. A Cardinal Academy student was also interviewed. Click on the tile above to link to the interview online.