More than 3,000 WUHSD seniors graduated during seven commencement ceremonies held June 3 and 4 for California, Frontier, La Serna, Pioneer, Santa Fe, Sierra Vista and Whittier high schools and the Whittier Adult School. Click on the title above to read the full story and see a photo gallery.
WUHSD dedicated Santa Fe High School's Football Field to Coach Jack Mahlstede during a special ribbon cutting event. Click on the title above to read the full story.
Whittier High School student Carlos Flores organized a series of events he called “Trail Mix Fest” designed to encourage his fellow classmates to get involved in making their Whittier community a better place. Click on the story title above to read the full story.
California High School art teacher Julie Tonkovich recently received the 2014 California Art Educator of the Year Award and was recognized by the National Art Education Association for her honor during its national convention. Click on the title above to read the full story.
Much has been accomplished on Pioneer’s new 7,000-seat football stadium project, which features a synthetic football-soccer field and track. Click on the title above to read the full story.
Five La Serna High School football players recently were honored as 2014 scholar athletes by the John Ferraro Los Angeles Chapter of the National Football Foundation College Hall of Fame. Click on the title above to read the full story.
The Rotary Club of Whittier recently honored five WUHSD teachers from the comprehensive high schools during Rotary’s Teachers of the Year event. The honorees were: Jessica Clendenon, California High School; Karen Lantz, La Serna High School; Dyan Acevedo, Pioneer High School; Brett Stratton, Santa Fe High School and Vanessa Stewart, Whittier High School. Click on the title above to read the full story.
Both La Serna’s Varsity and Junior Varsity Cheer teams recently won the national finals held in Anaheim, which is the biggest competition of its kind on the west coast. Both teams took first place after a year of hard work and collaboration. Click on the title above to read the full story.