WHAT: More than 200 graduating seniors from Sierra Vista High School will return to the nine Baldwin Park Unified elementary schools that launched their education journeys to thank their teachers during the school’s first-ever Senior Walk.
The seniors will wear their caps and gowns during the event, which celebrates their accomplishment and aims to inspire younger students to pursue higher education. Elwin Elementary will welcome 43 graduates and Tracy Elementary will greet 41. Kenmore Elementary will hold an assembly for its 33 seniors. De Anza Elementary stage a welcome party for its 38 visiting graduates to be.
WHEN: 11:30 a.m., Friday, May 26
WHERE: De Anza Elementary, 12820 Bess St., Baldwin Park
Elwin Elementary, 13010 E. Waco St., Baldwin Park
Kenmore Elementary, 3823 Kenmore Ave., Baldwin Park
Tracy Elementary, 13350 Tracy St., Baldwin Park
DETAILS: At each elementary school, seniors will present teachers with invitations to attend their graduation ceremony. For Kenmore’s Senior Walk assembly, each graduating senior will share where they will attend college and thank their elementary teacher for helping them reach this point in their education. De Anza kindergarteners will greet seniors at the bus and the remaining grades will form a tunnel to welcome them.
MEDIA: Call William Diepenbrock at 909-206-5304 to arrange coverage.
Coverage and/or inclusion of this event in your calendar of events is welcomed and greatly appreciated.