Class of 2018 Spotlight: Music and passion launch career of Venice High grad

Class of 2018 Spotlight: Music and passion launch career of Venice High grad

Above, Venice High senior Kiev Morales is a professional musician who frequently performs on the Santa Monica Pier. (Photo courtesy of Kiev Morales.) This is part of a series of stories about outstanding graduates of the Class of 2018.   It’s late spring, and...
Class of 2018 Spotlight: Whitman Continuation High students show pride in their school – and their success

Class of 2018 Spotlight: Whitman Continuation High students show pride in their school – and their success

Above, Whitman Continuation High School students, from left, Manuel Vides, Syeda Rhaman, Oneil Spencer, Amanda Sinquimani, Leticia Lopez and Daniel Martinez are all graduating ahead of schedule. Today marks the start of a series of stories about outstanding graduates...
Teacher Appreciation Week Spotlight: Substitute finds a home within the school community

Teacher Appreciation Week Spotlight: Substitute finds a home within the school community

Teacher and Substitute Teacher Appreciation Week is May 7-11, and LAUSD Daily is celebrating the classroom heroes who work every day to educate, lead, mentor and inspire the students of L.A. Unified. Each day this week, we are profiling a teacher or substitute teacher...
L.A. Unified student is global champion for youth with special needs

L.A. Unified student is global champion for youth with special needs

Above, junior Lucy Meyer proudly holds one of two championship trophies won by Hamilton High School’s Unified Sports basketball team. Hamilton High junior Lucy Meyer has dedicated her life to creating a world of inclusiveness, where everyone supports and...