Despite high rates of hunger across the country and San Diego County, the Sweetwater District continued to provide meals during the summer break to students, who during the regular school year rely on those meals. Nearly 1,800 students and 300 adults were given a nutritious meal at no cost over the summer break. The Seamless Summer Meals Program was set-up inside the National City Police … Continue reading Seamless Summer Meals Program Offered Free Food to South County Students Over Break
In its third year of working towards Excellence through Equity, the Sweetwater District hosted its first Inaugural Equity Symposium. The event, held at Olympian High School was attended by more than 1,500 district teachers, faculty and staff. The theme of this year’s Symposium suggests “Excellence through Equity” and the districts goal was to share ideas and possibilities as well as explore challenges related to the … Continue reading Sweetwater District Kicks-Off New School Year with First Inaugural Equity Symposium
Thanks to the help of Sweetwater District’s local and state leaders, a major upgrade is on its way for a competitive swimming pool at Mar Vista High School. Sen. Ben Hueso, Assemblyman Todd Gloria, Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina and other leaders recently announced $2 million from the state budget will be allocated to the Sweetwater Union High School District to fund improvements to the … Continue reading Sweetwater District Officials and State Leaders Announce Mar Vista High School Swimming Pool Upgrade
Graduates, you’ve completed your high school journey and are moving on to a future of success. We know that the foundation you have built here in the Sweetwater Union High School District has prepared you for any and all dreams imaginable. You have before you a cherished opportunity to make a difference for yourself, your loved ones and your communities. Putting Students First! Today we … Continue reading Congratulations to the Valedictorians, Salutatorians and outstanding Graduates of the Class of 2018.
Who: Sesha Haynes What: Sesha says her daily goal is that her students walk in class knowing their teacher believes in them and will assist in any way to make them succeed. Math can be one of those subjects where many students seem to hit a wall. She believes it is her job as an educator to tear down that wall, or at least make … Continue reading Meet SUSHD Teacher of the Year From SUH Sesha Haynes
Who: Maria Elena Galleher What: Mrs. Galleher strongly believes in enhancing her student’s psychological and physical health by advocating for the “whole child”. As a Peer Mediation instructor, she believes when teachers address the emotional well-being of a child through restorative practices, prevention of acts of aggression can occur. A daily goal of hers is to motivate and inspire students to love the act of … Continue reading Meet SUHSD Teacher of the Year From CVH Maria Elena Galleher
This September, six Sweetwater District teachers of the year will compete with nearly 37 other San Diego County teachers at the Annual Cox Presents: A Salute to Teachers Gala. Out of the 43 total teachers, only five will move forward to be named San Diego County Teacher of the Year. The Salute to Teachers Gala is an Academy Awards-style ceremony that will be held at … Continue reading Six Sweetwater District Teachers of the Year Move on to SD County Competition
Olympian High School mariachi graced us with their music this morning. Thank you! Gracias!! Continue reading Olympian High School Mariachi visits District Office