At the Board of Education meeting on February 26, 2015, students from the Robotics Team of Mesa Robles School were recognized for their achievements in the STEM/Robotics program. (Pictured L-R: Students: Amy Tam, Marcus Chang, Justin Wu, Michelle Xie, Thomas Chang, Vicky Zhai and Teacher, Mr. Joseph Franck.)
At the Board of Education meeting on February 26, 2015, La Puente High School Students and Art Teachers were recognized for their achievements in the Visual and Performing Arts Program at the school. (Pictured L-R: LPHS Teacher, Ms. Laura Foster; Students: Joanna Larios, Sabrina Rodriguez, Valerie Araujo; and LPHS Teacher, Ms. Amy Min. Not pictured: Daisy Velasco, Jonathan Gonzalez, and Lexa Loperena.)
Dual Immersion Showcase was held on February 24, 2015, at the Hacienda Heights Community Center. (Pictured: Mr. Gino Kwok, Board Member; Dr. Paulina Cho, Wedgeworth School Principal; Mrs. Rosie Sinapi, Los Altos Elementary Principal; Ms. Gloria Alderete, Interim-Executive Director of Elementary; and Dr. Joseph Chang, Clerk of the Board.)
The 7th Annual HLPUSD Middle School Honor Band and Middle School Jazz Band, Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 8:00 pm in the La Puente High School Gymnasium. Guest Conductors: Alyson Garcia and Maurice Limon.
Happy New Year! Sunset Elementary School students perform a dragon dance to help celebrate the Year of the Ram. In 2014, Sunset Elementary School was named a California Distinguished School and recognized as a National Title I Academic Achieving School. (February 19, 2014)
Los Molinos School selected for the 2015 National Blue Ribbon School Award by the U.S. Department of Education. Pictured: HLPUSD Board Clerk Dr. Joseph Chang, Los Molinos Principal Erin Roderick, HLPUSD Board Vice President Penny Fraumeni, HLPUSD Board Member Jay Chen and HLPUSD Board Member Gino Kwok, Esq. (February 6, 2015)
Los Altos High School AP Calculus B/C Math Fair: Mrs. Mann and the LAHS Conqueror Calculus students with their applied mathematics demonstration "Robotic Reasoning". Students showed how math was used for spatial reasoning for a robot to control its movements. (January 26, 2015)
Sunset Elementary School in partnership with the City of La Puente and the LA Conservation Corps held a Community Tree Planting Day on Saturday, January 24, 2015. Parents and student volunteers from LEAD (Life Experiences About Democracy) from Sunset Elementary School, Workman Elementary School, Sparks Middle School, La Puente High School helped plant the trees. (Pictured: Rep. Office of Hilda Solis, HLPUSD Board Member Gino Kwok, Esq., Principal Diaz (Workman Elementary), Principal Miller (Sunset Elementary).
National Blue Ribbon School 2014 - Los Molinos Elementary School: Congratulations to Los Molinos Elementary School for being selected at a National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education. (September 30, 2014)
The District Dual Immersion Parent Advisory Committee meeting to discuss the upcoming Dual Immersion Showcase and Silent Auction on February 24, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm at the Hacienda Heights Community Center. For more info on district Spanish and Chinese dual immersion programs, visit: http://www.hlpschools.org/dual or call (626) 933-1000.
Our HLPUSD Student Board Representatives particpating in the California School Boards Association (CSBA) Annual Education Conference 2014 in San Francisco. Student leaders heard from State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson. (12/14/2014)
Say No To Bullying! The Wedgeworth Warriors conduct an Anti-Bullying flashmob at the Puente Hills Mall (October 9, 2014).
The New Fairgrove Academy Playground: HLPUSD Board President Gino Kwok, Superintendent Cynthia Parulan-Colfer, Board Clerk and former Fairgrove Principal Penny Fraumeni, and Fairgrove Principal Sherri Franson celebrate the ribbon cutting on the new school playground equipment. (September 29, 2014)
Temple Academy students gather to say "Thank you!" for the donation of school backpacks from New Horizons and Hot Topic (2014).
Thank you DKG and Rotary Club! Bixby Elementary School students share a note of thanks for their school backpacks, courtesy of DKG and the Rotary Club.
Thank you Kiwanis! Cedarlane Academy students display the donations of school supplies from the Kiwanis Club of Hacienda Heights "Stuff the Bus" event. Donations came from community and local businesses. The Stuff the Bus event was held at the Walmart in the City of Industry.
La Puente High School: Centennial - 2015 - Named one of America's Best High Schools by Newsweek, recognized by The College Board for fostering academic excellence for all students. Project Lead the Way engineering and championship athletic programs prepare students for college and career readiness. The La Puente HS Centennial committee needs your help. If you are a La Puente HS alumni or know of one and want to get involved, contact : Lphs100@gmail.com or visit www.facebook.com/lphs100
College and Career Fair 2014: Fifty four public and private colleges, universities, career technical and military education institutions were present at the College and Career Fair. The event was free to students and parents and was sponsored by Assemblyman Ian C. Calderon of the 57th District and the Hacienda La Puente Unified School District (September 20, 2014)