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2019 SUHSD Parent Symposium on April 27th, 2019

The Sweetwater Union High School District is hosting its 2nd Parent Symposium. Parents, students, and community members are invited to attend. Saturday, April 27, 2019 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. Montgomery High School 3250 Palm Avenue San Diego, CA 92154 Free parent workshops and prizes! Space is limited! Please register here. Keynote Speaker – Dr. Pedro Noguera Distinguished Professor of Education at the Graduate School … Continue reading 2019 SUHSD Parent Symposium on April 27th, 2019

News Clips – April 12-18-2019

News Clips – April 12-18, 2019

Star News (04/18/19) Eastlake Titans back to defend lacrosse title  (04/18/19) Dive, they said (04/11/19) Barons pick up pair of lacrosse wins to start 2-0 in league UT San Diego (04/16/19) Otay Ranch senior 9-for-9 so far in Lions Tournament (04/13/19) Senior leadership a key for No. I-ranked Eastlake (04/12/19) Bonita museum to display winners of Sweetwater Authority’s photo contest Continue reading News Clips – April 12-18, 2019

Rancho Del Rey Middle Students Sweep Local Big Read Competition

Rancho Del Rey Middle Students Sweep Local Big Read Competition

Kudos to nine Rancho Del Rey Middle students who recently participated in the “Big Read” competition through the National Endowment of the Arts. Students were required to read the novel “Fever 1793” and chose a project category (literary arts, media arts, performing arts, and visual arts) from which they created pieces that were inspired by the novel. The event drew a large amount of interest … Continue reading Rancho Del Rey Middle Students Sweep Local Big Read Competition

News Clips – March 22- April 4, 2019

News Clips – March 22- April 4, 2019

ABC 10 (03/29/19) Project to revamp stretch of Otay Mesa Road nears completion in San Ysidro KPBS (03/29/19) Newsom Appoints San Diego Student to State Board of Education KUSI (03/31/19) San Diego high school student gets appointed to serve as a student board member for State Board of Education Star News (04/04/19) Lancers are No. 1 in Division III softball rankings (04/04/19) Eastlake High School … Continue reading News Clips – March 22- April 4, 2019

From left, Eastlake High School's version of roller hockey's fearsome foursome, Luke Killeen, Will Hamilton, Jake Powell and Braden Mayer. Photo by Phillip Brents

Luke Killeen

The All-Metro Conference selection’s father is Canadian — and also an ice hockey fan. The dad grew up playing ice hockey in Vancouver and follows the Canucks. When his son was 9, he signed him up for ice hockey. Killeen later became a two-time all-star in the Anaheim Ducks High School Hockey League. Eastlake doesn’t field an ice hockey team, so Killeen took up roller … Continue reading Luke Killeen

SUHSD StringFest

Musical Technique and Delightful Sounds All Part of Districts 22nd Annual StringFest

The Sweetwater Union High School District hosted the 22nd Annual StringFest event, just one of the largest music events of the year in the districts Visual and Performing Arts Department (VAPA). StringFest gathers more than 600 of the districts orchestra students at one site, for one day, to learn from experts in string pedagogy. This years’ event featured beautiful compositions from talented middle & high … Continue reading Musical Technique and Delightful Sounds All Part of Districts 22nd Annual StringFest

News Clips – March 8-14, 2019

News Clips – March 8-14, 2019

ABC 10 (03/15/19) Climate change rally: San Diego-area high school students to strike in support of Green New Deal KPBS (03/14/19) Meet the Teens Leading San Diego’s Climate Strike KUSI (03/12/19) Life Father, like son: Ryan Van Nostrand to succeed dad Paul as Olympian football coach NBC 7 (03/15/19) Students to Skip Class to Rally for Action on Climate Change Star News (03/14/19) Lacrosse switch: … Continue reading News Clips – March 8-14, 2019

News Clips – March 1-7, 2019

News Clips – March 1-7, 2019

ABC 10 (03/07/19) Sweetwater Union HS District takes proactive approach to suicide prevention Star News (03/07/19) Raider hoop men fall 69-55, end season in SoCal regional final (03/07/19) CPHS girls lacrosse team comes up winner in season opener in double overtime thriller UT San Diego (03/05/19) SoCal boys basketball: Raiders’ win streak ends (03/04/19) Eastlake softball catcher follows her father in finding home behind plate Continue reading News Clips – March 1-7, 2019

2019 Golden Pyramid Scholars Program

2019 Golden Pyramid Scholars Program

Academic Awards Ceremony with Scholarships – Medals – Certificates The University of California, San Diego and the Urban League of San Diego County has implemented a program that acknowledges and promotes the achievement of students of color and under-represented populations at the 28th Annual Golden Pyramid Scholars Program. Now is the time to nominate a student or yourself for the Golden Pyramid Scholars Program. Schools … Continue reading 2019 Golden Pyramid Scholars Program