STEM in your Backyard South County at Castle Park High School - Friday, March 13th - 10am - 1pm

South Bay STEM In Your Backyard

SUHSD is excited to invite you to the South Bay STEM In Your Backyard event. Save the Date: Friday, March 13th 10 am – 1 pm Castle Park High School 1395 Hilltop Drive Chula Vista, CA 91911 STEM In Your Backyard is a free, student- friendly interactive event that brings the world of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) to life for students of all ages! … Continue reading South Bay STEM In Your Backyard

CVH Musical - Once Upon a Mattress

Chula Vista High School – Spring Musical

Performance Dates:  February 20-22 & 27-29! Buy Tickets Now $10 for Adults, $12 at the door $5 for Students, $7 at the door Checks can be made out to “Chula Vista High School ASB” The kingdom is an unhappy one. The King has been struck dumb by a witch’s curse and the Queen has assumed power.  She decreed that no one in the Kingdom may … Continue reading Chula Vista High School – Spring Musical

San Ysidro freshman Mikey Williams flies toward the basket in Wednesday’s South Bay League game at Castle Park. Photo by Phillip Brents (Star News)

News Clips – January 2020

KPBS (01/30/2020) San Diego School Districts Get $45K for Human Trafficking Prevention Education KUSI (01/30/2020) The San Diego Rotary to awards $45,000 in human trafficking prevention grants (01/28/2020) Boys Basketball: San Ysidro 106, Castle Park 30 Star News (01/17/2020) Montgomery kickers win South Bay Classic girls soccer tourney (01/16/2020) Mesa League polo women make a splash in league openers (01/10/2020) Eastlake mat men post third—place … Continue reading News Clips – January 2020

The Castle Park High School girls soccer team captured their division with a 4-0-1 showing at this year's El Capitan Lady Vaquero tournament.

News Clips – December 2019

ABC 10 (12/27/19) South Bay schools partner with insurance company to address student mental health challenges KUSI (12/14/19) Bonita Vista High School’s show choirs: The Music Machine and Sound Unlimited Star News (12/26/19) Castle Park captures El Capitan Lady Vaquero Classic title (12/26/19) Hilltop tops Valhalla, to win Grossmont tournament title (12/13/19) Putting out the Welcoming flag (12/12/19) Aztecs tip off season on national TV, … Continue reading News Clips – December 2019

Best Defense Foundation visits ELH

Retired NFL Player and Sweetwater Alum Donnie Edwards Brings WWII Vets to ELH

11th and 12th grade U.S. History and Senior Government students from Eastlake High School recently participated in a unique opportunity, where they were amongst a pretty impressive group of individuals. Donnie Edwards, retired NFL player and Sweetwater District Alum, is the founder and executive director of the Best Defense Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on helping military veterans and their families. Thanks to Edwards and … Continue reading Retired NFL Player and Sweetwater Alum Donnie Edwards Brings WWII Vets to ELH

Joseph Amaro - Innovative Instructor and VEX Robotics Coach in SUHSD

Joseph Amaro – Innovative Instructor and VEX Robotics Coach in SUHSD

Meet Joseph Amaro, Sweetwater Union High School District teacher dedicated to educating students via creative and innovative instruction since 1995. For more than 20-years, Amaro has worn several hats in the Sweetwater District, most recently as an Engineering, Robotics, and Advanced Manufacturing ROP/CTE Instructor at Montgomery High school, home of the Aztecs. Prior to his current position at Montgomery High, Amaro worked at Sweetwater High, … Continue reading Joseph Amaro – Innovative Instructor and VEX Robotics Coach in SUHSD

Earlier this year World War II veteran and former Hilltop High School teacher Thomas Rice (center) was honored during halftime of a football game. The 98 year old on Thursday had the school library named in his honor, just ahead of the Veterans Day holiday.

News Clips – November 2019

ABC 10 (11/10/19) Chula Vista school dedicates library to former teacher and WWII veteran El Latino (11/14/19) Empoderar a sus alumnus, el reto que se impone todos los dias, Maestro reconocido por su Labor KUSI (11/02/19) Week 11: Chula Vista Spartans 28, Sweetwater Red Devils 13 Star News (11/07/19) School honors teacher, veteran (11/07/19) Six local squads qualify for CIF boys water polo playoffs (11/07/19) … Continue reading News Clips – November 2019

Sweetwater High School Celebrates Value of Trees with Tree Planting Event

Sweetwater High School Celebrates Value of Trees with Tree Planting Event

In honor of Arbor Day, Sweetwater High School recently added five new trees to their campus for the sake of enhancing student and environmental health. Arbor Day is a national holiday dedicated to encourage individuals and groups to plant trees. Thanks to a partnership with Lumbercycle, A Reason to Survive (ARTS), CALFIRE, SDG&E and California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, the grant funded opportunity encourages planting … Continue reading Sweetwater High School Celebrates Value of Trees with Tree Planting Event

Louise Williamson oversees the “Connect Crew Club” at Hilltop High School

Sweetwater District Building Academic Success With Social Emotional Learning

The Sweetwater Union High School District is taking the lead on “Social Emotional Learning” (SEL) and bringing it to new levels for students and staff in the South Bay. By definition, SEL is the process of developing the self-awareness, self-control, and interpersonal skills that are vital for school, work, and life success. Three years ago, “The Culture and Climate Committee” in the SUHSD gave birth … Continue reading Sweetwater District Building Academic Success With Social Emotional Learning