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...
‘Count me in!’ to a college-bound future, Local District West students declare

‘Count me in!’ to a college-bound future, Local District West students declare

Above, Students from Queen Anne Place Elementary School declare their intention to be prepared for college by the time they graduate. With graduation season on the horizon, Local District West leaders recently fanned out across the region to recognize the hundreds of...
World championship fuels the ambitions of STEAM Legacy’s automotive engineers

World championship fuels the ambitions of STEAM Legacy’s automotive engineers

Above, STEAM Legacy High Principal Carla Barrera-Ortiz and engineering and design teacher Mario Ibarra join their winning team at the H2AC World Championships in Chemnitz, Germany. Oh, what a feeling to leave campus as aspiring automotive engineers and to return as...
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...