At the June 14, 2016, ESUSD Board of Education meeting, four Southern California Regional Occupational Center (SoCal ROC) students were honored as scholarship recipients for their outstanding achievements in Career Technical Education. The scholarships were awarded at SoCal ROC’s “A Night of All Stars” ceremony. As part of the California public school system, SoCal ROC is a leader in providing relevant Career Technical Education programs to meet today’s job demands and support careers of the future. Click headline for more.
El Segundo High has hired former major league pitcher Billy Traber to be its next varsity baseball coach. Traber is a 1997 El Segundo High graduate who went on to play for Loyola Marymount, where he was a two-time All-American as a left-handed pitcher in 1999 and 2000. He was drafted in the first round of the 2000 MLB First-Year Player Draft out of Loyola Marymount (16th overall). Headline links to Daily Breeze article.
Seven El Segundo High School (ESHS) seniors are each recipients of a $2,000 scholarship courtesy of the Class of 1982 alumnae—the first, and only ESHS alumnae class in its entirety to establish a recurring scholarship program for the benefit of its alma mater. Click headline for more.
This Friday, students in El Segundo High School’s (ESHS) Class of 2016 will put on their caps and gowns for the first time and walk to the elementary school from which they got their humble beginnings over a decade ago. The elementary school students and staff will line the hallways and corridors to welcome and congratulate the alumni. Click headline for more.
The El Segundo Unified School District (ESUSD) is proud to announce that both of its elementary schools have been honored under the state’s Gold Ribbon Schools Awards Program. Both Center and Richmond Street Schools received the Gold Ribbon Schools Award, which recognizes California schools that have made gains in implementing the academic content and performance standards adopted by the State Board of Education. These include the California Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics, California English Language Development Standards, and Next Generation Science Standards. Click headline for more.
El Segundo High School senior Victoria Chu and juniors Rachel Wang and Gillian Cornwall each won Aspirations in Computing Awards from the National Center for Women & IT (NCWIT) at the LA & OC Metropolitan Affiliate Aspirations in Computing Celebration hosted at UC Irvine in April. Click headline for more.